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Villa Maria

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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118 Montgomerie Rd | Mangere, Mangere 2153, New Zealand
+64 9-255 0660
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09:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 18:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 16:00
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Pisa, Italy
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34 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

In my opinion the best restaurant in Auckland. The food is of excellent quality and cooked divinely, accompanied by wines from Villa Maria winery. Well worth your time. The price is not low, but in my opinion is right.

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Thank Il_Vinello
Singapore, Singapore
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212 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lunch outdoor, nice Breeze, beautiful view over the domain. Service was impeccable and so friendly, food was excellent, light, fresh, tasty. Loved it !

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Thank G H
Honiara, Solomon Islands
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed great platters of food with wonderful wine, in tranquil settings and with pleasant attentive staff. Brilliant place to bring visitors to nz or to the Auckland area.

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Thank Amos Q
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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80 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family brought me here for a surprise birthday lunch on Saturday. They chose Villa Maria having been before and knowing there were well spaced tables outside with plenty of room to fit a pram. The setting is really gorgeous for a beautiful mid summer's day among the grapevines bursting with nearly ripe Chardonnay grapes. It was pleasant to wander... More 

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Gibraltar
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74 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always a joy to come here, and be part of the vineyard and beautiful surroundings of Villa Maria. Never disappoints.

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Thank ToTravel2Live
Santa Barbara, California
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413 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ensconced within the industrial airport park area, only 4 km fro. The airport sits this oasis. Over 200 wines. Sadly you can't sample them all. A wonderful variety to choose from in your tasting. They also have a wonderful outdoor/indoor patio restaurant. You may order wines by the glass or bottle to go with your luncheon options. A wonderful way... More 

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Houston, Texas
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I lunched here because we had a long wait until our airline departure time. We are so glad we did. Their soup special was wonderful. My husband had the salmon that was perfectly prepared and they made the scallops my main dish. Scallops can easily be overcooked but these were just right. The service was great. The... More 

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Thank Kathy L
Auckland, New Zealand
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A spontaneous choice after a walk up Mangere volcano to have lunch here on a windy Sunday afternoon. Braved the outdoors and the food did not disappoint. Really wonderful service and great food.

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Thank Twins021
Essex, United Kingdom
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311 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very convenient for travellers with time to spare waiting for a flight in Auckland Airport. Staying in a nearby hotel (Jet Park - see our separate review) we used their guest shuttle to reach Villa Maria (which is beset by major road works on its approaches at present) to enjoy a leisurely lunch with friends before departing for London. We... More 

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Thank Roy and Sarah C
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely late lunch over a bottle of sav with the girls. Main meals and desert were excellent (as usual). Wine was really good. Service was attentive but not overbearing. Most enjoyable way to spend an afternoon.

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Thank Papatoetoe

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
Monday
09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 18:00
Thursday
09:00 - 18:00
Friday
09:00 - 18:00
Saturday
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Montgomerie Rd | Mangere, Mangere 2153, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Mangere
  • Phone Number: +64 9-255 0660
Description
The Villa Maria Auckland Winery, Vineyard Café & Cellar Door is open 7 days, serving delicious food and wines. Enjoy a glass of Villa Maria wine on the terrace which overlooks the Ihumatao vineyard, and share a platter or have lunch.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?