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Vknow

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$$ - $$$
European, Wine Bar, New Zealand, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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Cnr Fernhill Road & Richards Park Lane, Queenstown, New Zealand
442 5444
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16:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 16:00 - 01:00
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Queenstown
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We usually buy their take out Pizzas but we decided to Dine In for a change. Its been 18 months or more since we have, and I feel embarrassed to say that we have been overlooking what's on our "door step". The food was simply amazing, presentation superb and taste and flavour brilliant. You can tell they only use the... More 

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1 Thank Maxelle1
Queenstown, New Zealand
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lucky for us this is our local and we are always reccommending it to friends and our bnb clients. Great menu, beautifullympresented and perfectly cooked and seasoned. Danny and Liz are ansuperb team as frint of house and chef respectively.

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1 Thank Simgav
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

It's not right on the tourist section which is great. Quiet area. Free parking. AMAZING food.. Danny knows his wines and will not try to upsell. just perfect. Venison was delicious. My hubby had cod and loved it. Super place. We spent 5 days in Queenstown and this was our favorite meal.

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1 Thank Michele J
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our meals were outstanding and only surpassed by the fantastic service provided by Danny and his team!

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1 Thank Alan C
Taunton, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy to find and park. Vknow is a small restaurant where quality and friendly service matters. Difficult choices for starts and mains. The cooked meat platter had a kaleidoscope of tastes as the starter. We followed the advise and selected the blue cod of the day. Again, plenty of tastes and plenty to eat. The wine list presents an even... More 

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1 Thank Kirton12
Queenstown, New Zealand
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want classic kiwi service with a twist. This is the place to go. Dani & Lizzie are a fantastic duo serving up an impressive list of amazing local & international wines and an exceptional Italian style menu using local produce. Everything is made with love and you can taste it!! My fave is hands down the scallops starter... More 

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1 Thank MC0ve
Brisbane, Australia
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an amazing meal and great wines from the region. Dan the owner made us feel very welcome and added to our enjoyable night, the broccoli and blue cheese soup was to die for.

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1 Thank button255068
gold coast
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looks can be deseiving,this great little place has amazing food, great wine. The service from Dan with true kiwi humour made it a standout to us. Keep up the good work guys.

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1 Thank lusloan
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing meal and delicious wines from the region recommended by Danny, the owner! We highly recommend V.Know!!

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1 Thank Miriam K
Auckland, New Zealand
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

This is a great little restaurant just out of town in Fern Hill Queenstown. Unique not only because the interior walls are covered in corks from wine bottles, but there is ample art work to explore around the walls and dare I mention it - in the bathrooms!! The menu is superb and the wine list has the best choice... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Wine Bar, New Zealand, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 01:00
Monday
16:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 01:00
Thursday
16:00 - 01:00
Friday
16:00 - 01:00
Saturday
16:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Fernhill Road & Richards Park Lane, Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: 442 5444
Description
This is a 6-7 minute drive out of Queenstown in a residential area, but well worth it. The food is absolutely first rate, different from the usual tourist menu, served by one of the owners in afriendly, laid back but efficient manner while the other owner cooks - brilliantly! Very informal, unusual, relaxed, unpretentious atmosphere . Great wines, great food and excellent value for money. No views, but if you're concentrating on the food,wine and conversation who cares? Highly recommended.

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