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The Farm

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448 Clifton Road | Cape Kidnappers, Te Awanga, New Zealand
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
A Foodies Delight

The 5 course degustation was to die for and combined with the wine pairings, well, you'd find that pretty hard to beat anywhere in NZ.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 3, 2015
Greg Q
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Napier, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

I did send a very high profile review some months back lauding the farm but at a recent visit I was shocked to go a so far for a fixed menu that was in town.no better than any average restaurant

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

The 5 course degustation was to die for and combined with the wine pairings, well, you'd find that pretty hard to beat anywhere in NZ.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Had the most wonderful lunch on Easter Saturday. The location is amazing, as was the ambience, food, and service. Simply the best lunch I have had in a long time. Not cheap but excellent value. Thoroughly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

A special birthday dinner at The Farm was an experience to savour. The 8 course degustation menu was wonderfully varied and filled with some exceptional dishes and flavours. The highlight of which was the scallop ( or chicken for non-seafood fans) infused with Manuka smoke, served in a jar which when opened released the Mauku smoke creating both a wonderful... More 

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Clive, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

We enjoyed lunch towards the end of the June FAWC promotion as a chance to appreciate the lodge as locals. From the moment our car was whisked away for parking we were entranced and delighted. Service was attentive and confident, the food an evolving pleasure with attention to personal requirements, the wine list extensive and beautifully presented. Seated in the... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

Best meal in New Zealand. Farm fresh vegetables, beef and chicken and lamb grass fed and local, and a wine list to behold.

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Havelock North, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2012

You need to book at this establishment for accommodation OR meals as it is on a private road and one has to have an appointment to get through the gate. The approach is on a sealed road that climbs quite high into the hills above Cape Kidnappers. There is a world famous golf course on site but our visit was... More 

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Address: 448 Clifton Road | Cape Kidnappers, Te Awanga, New Zealand
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Te Awanga
Cuisine: Pacific Rim

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  • Address: 448 Clifton Road | Cape Kidnappers, Te Awanga, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Te Awanga

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pacific Rim

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