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Ekhidna Wines / Kitchen

corner Kangarilla & Foggo Roads, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia (Formerly Paper Eagle Cellar Door & Restaurant)
0883238496
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Ranked #3 of 40 Restaurants in McLaren Vale
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Australian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 NEW

We have eaten here 3 times now, beautiful surroundings, fantastic wine, beer's and cocktails. The first meal we had was brilliant, which brought us back for a second splurge and well worth it, our meal and experience was exquisite, pork belly, steak oh my goodness! we were telling everyone to go and try this place. We had been craving to... More

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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Being a boutique, hand-crafted beer aficionado, I wanted to try out these beers as well as the wines. Beautifully looked after by Jaron, the knowledgable Californian, behind the counter, we were guided through their reds and whites, preferring their good quality reds, especially the Shiraz and cab-sav's. They were winners of the best Australian Shiraz in 2004, and I can... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

I made a booking for Sunday lunch for 20 people. Was told that 20 guests were the maximum for A La Carte menu - otherwise we had to have limited menu. Afterwards I discovered that there were 2 lunch sittings and if you booked for 12 you had to be out by 2 which didn't really fit in with my... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We went here for a birthday celebration and the staff were very helpful/friendly. We ordered the antipasto platter and OMG!!! sooooo good, fresh and had a balance of everything on there. The main was great (Except the brussel sprouts) I had the pork belly and It was cooked to perfection! Then finshed off with a desert and again was to... More

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Mykonos, Greece
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

A perfect way to spend a Sunday afternoon, my partner and I went for wine and beer tasting as well as a late lunch. We had great service and the food was also amazing, we'll be back for sure!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

You must try the ginger beer, range of Shiraz to satiate your hankering for a good red and the Chat spuds with beer salt yummoooooo! The eye fillet and kangaroo were yummy, the atmosphere and staff were a treat! Fine dining in cosy comfort. These peop's really know their food and bevies and it shows! A really lovely mix for... More

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

Went for lunch. Started off with a very potent pink apple cocktail. Was yummy but deadly. Should have eaten something more substantial than a couple of share platters as my head was spinning! Like the dip platter but though the cheese platter was too overpowering. Love their cider but disappointed that it needs to stay refrigerated due to no preservatives... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Ekhidna consistently service awesome food and wine in a great family friendly environment. Gluten free options are a bonus!

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Adelaide Hills, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We dined here this week. We shared a starter platter between four which was good value with plenty of food and the very friendly waitress bulked it up with a little extra bread. We all ordered entrees, which were probably a little expensive for the quantity received. Overall a pleasant experience but would be expensive if you had a large... More

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Canberra, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

Simple decor- very warm and welcoming - food and wine surpass expectations:) we ordered four entries between two then a dessert. perfect tasting of beautifully thought out dishes.

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