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Wither Hills Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Wine Bar, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Groups, Business meetings

Location and contact

With sweeping views of the Richmond Ranges, Wairau Valley and of course the gorgeous Wither Hills there’s no better place to enjoy a leisurely lunch paired with a glass of Wither Hills wine. Wither Hills also offers private dining, functions and degustation menus for special occasions. Open daily for lunch.
USD 14 - USD 30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Wine Bar, New Zealand
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overlooking vineyards with widely spaced tables to create a much quieter and relaxed atmosphere than other vineyards. The food was good as was the wine. Service was friendly and efficient.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank SimonB779
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful glass of wine accompanied by the Marlboro' platter which is easily enough for 2. Staff were extremely friendly and professional. We'll be back.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Ross B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the food and wines here, the duck salad was not what I expected, with shredded pieces all mixed with cabbage but the other dishes were very good. Shame about the service, they brought the wrong platter and forgot the side plates and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank dsA3940YG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Used to go here always in the past. Haven’t been in several years cause the chef left and locals said it wasn’t up to par. But wither always has great wines!!!!!Tried again, the beef carpaccio was great, and the lamb salad was outstanding( a bit...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Hafkiwi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch at the winery restaurant in January 2019. We made a reservation here because the Brancott Estates restaurant was fully booked by a tour. We weren't disappointed. The location and the ambiance were great. The food was very good and the service was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Latimers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wine tasting was nice, as was platter but we arrived an hour before closing - set the expectation of tasting and a platter but by the time we sat outside to have food we were told we only had 15minutes to eat up and leave...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were a pre booked table for six at lunchtime but the kitchen lost our mains order and we waited over an hour to receive our food. The wait staff appeared to be very young and inexperienced and although we were offered a complementary bottle...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank galebj
Reviewed 2 January 2019

Very good quality wines and fantastic setting Their staff was very knowledgeable and friendly The food was very tasty

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Z4485JRcynthial
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

We were with a large group and only had a fairly short time for our visit. They were very accommodating. We had a quick wine tasting with accompanying platters. Yum.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tabatha1998
Reviewed 13 November 2018

This was the first time that we have visited Wither Hills Restaurant and we went with a tour group of 14 travelers for lunch. The meal was served in a short time and it was very well presented and it was very good quality ,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank suzuki24kia
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