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Smallwater Estate

$$ - $$$, , Gluten Free Options
52 Tramline Road | Newlands, Donnybrook, Western Australia 6239, Australia
+61 8 9731 6036
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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (29 reviews)
“pie” (30 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
Australian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
52 Tramline Road | Newlands, Donnybrook, Western Australia 6239, Australia
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our meal was excellent we had two small children with us who were welcomed and really well looked after. Real chicken in the chicken nuggets, something I've not seen before. The service was terrific, the gardens and view from the restaurant was beautiful. Definitely worth...More

Thank lincoln10041
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Terrific spot for lunch - highly recommend it. Beautiful setting and the tastings were very informative.

Thank OzPerth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth a visit to beautiful Smallwater Estate. The Zinfandel is superb!. John, the owner is very friendly and we had a wonderful morning chatting during our wine tasting. Highly recommended,

Thank Emma B
John S, Owner at Smallwater Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write your review on Smallwater Estate, and glad you are another Zinfandel fan

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wonderful location, delicious food and great wines! Lovely staff. Really enjoyed the wine tasting - unwooded chardonnay & shiraz are worth a try! And delicious marron!

Thank jazjane88
John S, Owner at Smallwater Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi jazjane88, I am pleased you enjoyed your experience with us at Smallwater Estate and also that you have taken the time to give us a review. We hope you visit again soon.

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We arrived a little before lunch to be welcomed very nicely with a wine tasting. Tasting the award winning wines was a real treat for the senses, setting a lovely tone and anticipation for our lunch. We were well rewarded with our food choices as...More

Thank Jonandsarahm
John S, Owner at Smallwater Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give a review on our Cellar Door & Restaurant, and we are pleased you enjoyed the experience. Thanks from the team at Smallwater Estate, and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 10 September 2017

Spent a fun 3 hrs here. Food and wine was fantastic as usual. John and his crew are brilliant and make every visit worthwhile. Will keep on coming back.

Thank Margaret D
John S, Owner at Smallwater Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Hi Margaret, thanks for taking the time to let us know on Tripadvisor. It was nice to see you back at Smallwater Estate, and very nice to meet your boys:) We look forward to seeing you again. Cheers, John

Reviewed 16 June 2017

This winery is a hidden gem nestled on a hillside in Newlands a few kilometres south of Donnybrook. The property was originally a marron farm, vines were subsequently planted and produced the first vintage in 2006. The menu is not extensive but certainly compliments the...More

Thank Dan L
John S, Owner at Smallwater Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Hi Dan, We all enjoyed the Goodies" visit as well, including the round of jokes!! It is always nice to see you guys enjoying your day out, and thanks for choosing Smallwater Estate this time. Cheers, John and the staff.

Reviewed 15 June 2017

Visited Cellar Door and enjoyed every wine we sampled, this was definitely one of the nicest wineries I've visited, good quality wines. The owner was lovely and very accommodating when we decided to stay for lunch and found us a table. Didn't feel pressured to...More

Thank sarahB7600VF
John S, Owner at Smallwater Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Hi Sarah, thanks for taking the time to review us in such a positive way:) Just remember that we can post any wine to you if you happen to run out before heading this way again.

Reviewed 3 June 2017

We visited the winery as 2 couples and were met by the owner John who was very friendly and informative and had great knowledge on the wine industry that he shared We sampled every wine produced by Smallwater estate and were very impressed by them...More

Thank Prest0n26
John S, Owner at Smallwater Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2017

Hi PrestOn26, thank you for taking the time to review us and share your experience. It is always nice to hear people have enjoyed our wines and to let us and other people hear that. We look forward to your next visit:)

Reviewed 31 May 2017

Lovely welcome by a lovely little Staffy very enjoyable wine tasting with John and topped off with a great lunch including taste plate and great sweets . Look forward to returning soon

Thank 111suem23
John S, Owner at Smallwater Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2017

Hi 111suem23, thanks for the positive post about our wines and food. I will pass the message onto Frankie (our little Staffy) she does enjoy greating people at the Cellar Door:)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 34
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Tramline Road | Newlands, Donnybrook, Western Australia 6239, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Donnybrook
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9731 6036
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