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Pegasus Bay Winery

Stockgrove Rd, RD 2, Christchurch, New Zealand
64 3 314 6869
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Ranked #17 of 108 Activities in Christchurch
Type: Wineries, Food & Drink
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Newcastle, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The wine tasting is at no cost here and there is a nice range of good quality wines to taste. The drive out if Christchurch to get here is pretty easy and it is a very well kept and pretty garden that greats you on arrival. Heidi knew what she was doing in the cellar door and was a friendly... More

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Oxford
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34 reviews 34 reviews
4 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Started out with a wine tasting , followed by a sumptuous lunch - excellent atmosphere, delicious food and smashing staff. Can't say better than that. If I didn't live in the UK, I'd be there on a regular basis ! Don't forget to ask for some food to feed the eels in the pond !!

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Time and time again we return to Pegasus Bay to enjoy the fine food, the welcoming hospitality and the beautifully crafted wines. No matter if the day is sunny or a bit moody the ambience in the dining room blends with nature's offering. Our most recent visit was with some foodies from Sydney - quite authoritive and in the business... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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192 reviews 192 reviews
25 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

You can taste the wines in a great tasting room. The wines are some of the best in New Zealand. They also have a first class restaurant. I would certainly recommend you visit.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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24 reviews 24 reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Of all of the high-end dining venues within reach of Christchurch, Pegasus Bay is not only the best but also the most consistent. Excellent food served with a smile and accompanied by fabulous wines. The beautiful location only adds to the experience. Prices are not cheap but you always get good value (unlike many other upper echelon restaurants in the... More

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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156 reviews 156 reviews
10 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014 via mobile

This is the best of the best. Service, brilliant. Surroundings, wonderful. Wines, world class. Food, absolutely stunning. We had lunch with two starters, shared main and a shared dessert. After a treat from the kitchen (yum), we had the Roasted Beetroot, buffalo yogurt, ricotta salata, mint and smoked pecans. We also had the Venison Carpaccio with Pinot cherries, horseradish cream... More

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31 reviews 31 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

The first time we visited we just stopped in for a tasting and we loved the grounds so much that we booked a table for lunch a few days later. The wines are exceptional and the food is delicious. It was a lovely sunny day so we sat in the garden and had great service. I would highly recommend having... More

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Lafayette, La.
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

This is a beautiful winery worth the trip from Christchurch. Spectacular Pinots and a beautiful restaurant. We could not get a table so the manager made a call and sent us to another winery about 10 minutes away which also had great wine and wonderful restaurant.

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013 via mobile

We were fortunate enough to be guests of the MTA executive dining at Pegasus today, the ambience, food, wine and service was world class in every aspect. The staff were attentive and friendly. Overall a wonderful dining experience and other establishments could learn from Pegasus the true art of entertaining.

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Adelaide, Australia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
15 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

It's been a few years since I was last at Pegasus Bay winery but I felt I needed to give it a review. Around this part of New Zealand (well, mainly a bit further north) you can drown yourself in Sauv Blanc without even trying. Nothing against all the great NZ producers of that varietal but if you want some... More

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