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Ake Ake Vineyard Restaurant

165 Waimate North Road, Kerikeri 0293, New Zealand
+64 9-407 8230
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“venison” (17 reviews)
“tartlet” (3 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
165 Waimate North Road, Kerikeri 0293, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Probably one of the nicest lunches I have had for a very long time . Both the snapper and the pork belly were cooked and presented perfectly. My new favourite restaurant

Thank Andrew L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed a beautiful lunch with lovely wine on our way through Kerikeri. Highly recommend a visit.

Thank Baydiesel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very pleasant surrounds. Very good but not excellent food. Steak portion was generous and filling. Some what over priced

Thank Leigh F
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Our third visit to this vineyard, and our second visit that included lunch. Unfortunately the weather was not playing ball and the outdoor al fresco dining option wasn't available the day we dined. Only four tables in use the day we had lunch, which was...More

Thank ChrisandDavid2016
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Lovely menu, and great wine.A good family restaurant.I chose the duck and Vietnamese salad....it was delicious. My friends all enjoyed their meals, and the deserts were amazing.

Thank tigtommy
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Came here for a glass of wine after the Kerikeri markets, we were full so didn't eat (which is a shame because the food here has been amazing in the past) we had two glasses of wine and sat by the fire, the host is...More

Thank WinesieTime
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Quite a few local residents suggested we eat lunch here and we weren't disappointed. After ordering roast (being a Sunday) and pork belly, we were invited to wine tasting. We chose a the savignion blanc and a couple of reds, and bought a few bottles....More

Thank Bornean
Reviewed 28 September 2017

After eating out reasonably regularly lately I have come to be 'just satisfied' with my meal choices. At Ake Ake this was not the case. Love their menu - very true to New Zealand and showing a little bit of flare. I had the vegetarian...More

Thank Megan A
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We found this vineyard when we were wine tasting, we bought an excellent wine. Everybody was so friendly we decided to come from Paihia for dinner, this was a really good decision, there was a lovely fire burning it was so cozy. The food was...More

1  Thank Jeanne86
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Let's be clear, Ake Ake is good. You might call it "comforting". The service is excellent. There's a fireplace. The food is mostly very nice. There are many good wine options (after all, it's a vineyard restaurant). I've been a number of times, and the...More

Thank Bevan W
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3 September 2017|
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Response from Felicity A | Reviewed this property |
I'd call them directly to find out, it seems they may be.
17 December 2016|
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Response from Bev D | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have toast dinners every sunday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Waimate North Road, Kerikeri 0293, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Kerikeri
  • Phone Number: +64 9-407 8230
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