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Big Picture Wine Experience - CLOSED

22 Jellicoe Street | at the Auckland Fish Market, Auckland 1062, New Zealand
+64 9-373 8389
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Great zip around NZ's wine regions

My fiance and I had a great time at Big Picture, it was nice to spend an evening in the aroma room... read more

Reviewed February 17, 2013
Caroline M
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Auckland
Amazing place... Brilliant experience, food, wine & service

Overall a superb visit and really interesting experience. Great value and the food and service... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2013
Bury112986
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Apr 20, 2015
“Unique experience for wine lovers”
Apr 27, 2014
“Great Wine Tasting experience within Auckland”
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The Essential New Zealand Wine Tasting Experience“The most exciting and innovative wine tasting of your life”Bob Campbell, Master of Wine Discover the best New Zealand wines in the heart of Auckland.We take you on a interactive wine tasting...more
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22 Jellicoe Street | at the Auckland Fish Market, Auckland 1062, New Zealand
+64 9-373 8389
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Reviewed February 17, 2013

My fiance and I had a great time at Big Picture, it was nice to spend an evening in the aroma room followed by a film which took us around NZ's wine regions tasting wines which were described by the winemakers themselves. It's something a...More

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Reviewed February 11, 2013

Overall a superb visit and really interesting experience. Great value and the food and service was superb! Really worth a visit!!

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Reviewed December 15, 2012

Food was awful and very expensive for shocking quality. We paid $80 for food that would unhappy paying $10 for. Complete rip off and poor quality. Don't waste your time here. Further, Ed had to wait an hour for our order, talk about add insult...More

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Reviewed July 28, 2012

was quite enjoyabe but glad we had 2 for 1 coupons thanks to jasons guide books as would not be worth full price at $30NZ per person, wine film was good but wines were not cold

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Reviewed June 4, 2012

The wine tasting part of the day was okay , although at $30 a head is was a little expensive for a sip of 6 wines and a video. How ever the service was unreal, my credit card was over charged $120 and when this...More

2  Thank shawes76
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BigpictureWine, Manager at Big Picture Wine Experience, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2012

Im so sorry this happened to you at Big Picture. I'm surprised and amazed that my staff would act in this way. I can assure you this is not how we do business and the staff member has been dealt with.

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Reviewed May 16, 2012

The smelling room was excellent, giving a great idea of what wine tasting notes and aromas are all about - could have done with a little more information though. The wines ranged from quite good to pretty ordinary

1  Thank christopher1146
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Reviewed March 18, 2012

My husband and our children ( ages 27 and 29 - not exactly teenagers, but there was no other option ?) spent a very enjoyable evening at this establishment. We were so impressed with the aroma room, which is designed to educate your nose in...More

1  Thank capebretonerBenEoin
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Reviewed January 7, 2012

We never were told what was happening or what we should expect. In the wine tasting theatre, our group had a wine that was 'off' as part of the wine flight (we are experienced wine tasters and knew the wine in question). When we told...More

2  Thank helenwattie
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BigpictureWine, Manager at Big Picture Wine Experience, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2012

I am personally upset about your experience. We have procedures in place to ensure none of our guest get 'bad' wine and can only apologise for that and for the attitude of the staff member. We try to ensure every guest has a fantastic time...More

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