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Shantell Vineyard & Winery

1974 Melba Highway, Dixons Creek, Yarra Glen, Victoria 3775, Australia
(03) 5965 2155
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Price range: $0 - $31
Cuisines: Australian
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English first
Yarra Junction, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 NEW

Our first visit to Shantell was earlier this year with friends who'd chosen the venue. Have to confess having seen some of the reviews we were a little sceptical. We left with all four of us having thoroughly enjoyed our meal. We opted for the Shantell Sharing Plate to start, a variety of cold meats, marinated vegetables with bread and... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We booked lunch at Shantell for the second time last week. The food in my opinion is excellent. After the shared platter for entrée, I had the Seared Langoustine & Scallops and my wife had the Snapper Crusted with Baharat Spice Mix, both were delicious, There are large windows all around the restaurant with fantastic views over the vineyard and... More

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Torquay, Victoria, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

A lively group of us visited for lunch on a weekday. Beautiful restaurant and setting. We walked into a deathly quiet wine tasting and restaurant area and were perfunctorily attended to. Zero conversation from staff, no interaction at all. Robotic. Uncomfortably quiet, no music, not even a "Hello. How are you today". No one interested in explaining anything at all... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Loved the food and the wine. We had 2 vegitarians dining and they were extremely impressed with the food. Not a large restaurant which is a bonus as it is more intimate. We have lunched several time in the Yarra Valley and this is one of the best.

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Melbourne, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 via mobile

We visited this winery over the Easter weekend. It is well worth a visit, the wine maker, Shan was our waiter and was happy to have a chat about his winery and wines. There is a good selection for lunch we had chicken, ox tail, beef and lamb all are highly recommended. The cheese platter and coffee panacotta finished off... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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81 reviews 81 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Nice views of winery but plates are really small serves and not very tasty. The wine is smAll serving too. It is quite far from rest of wineries and very small restaurant.

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Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

We booked lunch at Shantell for the second time a couple of weeks ago, and took some friends as we had been quite impressed on our first visit (when we hadn't booked, but they accommodated us on the outside terrace). It is a little difficult to find as there is only one sign on the road before you get to... More

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Warragul, Australia
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73 reviews 73 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

small range of wines, but quality. fabulous window overlooking the vines was not what you expect when walking up the path.

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Melbourne, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

we phoned 20 minutes ahead to book restuarant for 4. been to Shantell many times, and spent a heap on their great wines over the past 15 years. had interstate visitors, so we thought we would inmpress them with Shantell. WRONG!! we shared an entre, and after 90 minutes, the mains came out. mind you, there were only 2 other... More

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

A simple little restaurant but the food was excellent. Lovely views surrounded by a nice native garden. I will return!!

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