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All 1 Marananga Restaurants

Appellation

375 Seppeltsfield Rd | Barossa Valley, Marananga, South Australia 5355, Australia
08 8562 4144
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Ranked #1 of 1 Restaurants in Marananga
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: International
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Food, wine, luxury accommodation and a genuine welcome await. Just one hour from Adelaide and set atop a gentle hill, Appellation at The Louise is highly regarded as one of Australia's finest restaurants led by chef Ryan Edwards. With a passion for real, fresh local ingredients, Ryan and his team are guided by the rhythms of the seasons - harvesting from their kitchen garden, baking their own breads, butchering and curing their own meats - and see wine and food as the most natural of partners. A daily changing Chef's Tasting Menu with paired wines as well as a seasonal a la carte menu are available each night. An award-winning wine list of over 400 listings celebrating local artisans, emerging stars and established masters offers much choice to guests. Surrounded by vineyards in a truly memorable setting, Appellation is a dining destination worthy of a detour. Appellation is co-located with The Louise luxury vineyard retreat.
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English first
Sydney, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

They have the fantastic Henschke Julius Riesling 1996 and 1998 for about $110 each. These wines are from fantastic years, 17 and 19 years old and from the Henschke private cellar presumably. Extraordinarily rare and great value.

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Tanunda, Australia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 NEW

If you are looking for somewhere to go for a special occasion and ate happy to spend the money, this is the place to go. It is a wonderful experience from relaxing in the lounge while enjoying a drink through each course. Make sure you leave room for dessert as they are wonderful. The wine list is extensive so you... More 

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adelaide
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63 reviews 63 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

The resturant was very good, setting was so amazing and beautiful, staff ok, sommelier was excellent. It wasn't out of this world like I was expecting. All the dishes were very nice however there was a pork belly dish that came out on a cold plate and was room temp to cool ..... Crackling wasn't crackled. ... That was very... More 

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We went on the Tuesday locals night. The food was amazing. Every course was perfect size and presented beautifully. The service was excellent! Such a fantastic outlook, looking over the vines. Fine food and great local wine, what more could you ask for. If you love restaurant/fine dining meals this is a must when you come to the Barossa.

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Tanunda
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102 reviews 102 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Went with friends over xmas / new year period, and normally I would never go to a place like this as I believe no food is worth this much money. The positives - nice setting, and good to see they had local wines, staff were nice. What I saw as negatives - If you don't have the degustation you still... More 

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Perth
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Nothing to dislike. Great food, lovely setting, accompanied by relaxed yet professional wait staff. I chose the degustation and my husband had a la carte. Strongly suggest making an advance booking, as the restaurant was full.

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Brisbane, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Everything was perfect at Appellation. Food, wine, service and ambience could not be faulted. Have a drink and watch the sunset before you dine just beautiful.

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Rosebud, Victoria, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

This was an amazing experience! The food was beautifully presented, imaginative and of very high quality. We deceided to let the chef match the wines to our courses and were very happy. Every aspect of the night was outstanding but the real high light was the Staff. They were all friendly and very knowledgable. They knew where produce was from... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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79 reviews 79 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

This restaurant came highly recommended by our host (at the wonderful Jacobs Creek Retreat). We had high expectations and certainly weren't disappointed. Some of the reviews here recommended going around sunset as the views and cocktails are very special! Again, we weren't disappointed!! The views are spectacular and the sunset breathtaking. Also some very nice cocktails to choose from (recommend... More 

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Sydney
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Great atmosphere! Staff were very friendly and professional. Food was excellent esp the prawns! Would highly recommend. !

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Address: 375 Seppeltsfield Rd | Barossa Valley, Marananga, South Australia 5355, Australia
Phone Number: 08 8562 4144
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Barossa Valley  >  Marananga
Cuisine: International

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