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Church Road Winery

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Address: 150 Church Road | Taradale, Napier 4112, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 6-833 8234
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$108*
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Napier Wine Tour with Chef's Platter
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$71*
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Napier Afternoon Wine Tour

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Lovely lunch

Almost didn't stay but very glad we did! Waitress was excellent & the food & wine was very good. We especially enjoyed the desserts(Bombe Alaska & Deep Fried Snickers Bar etc)

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
carolyngibbs
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Rangiora, New Zealand
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Rangiora, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Almost didn't stay but very glad we did! Waitress was excellent & the food & wine was very good. We especially enjoyed the desserts(Bombe Alaska & Deep Fried Snickers Bar etc)

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We would have spent all afternoon here and had lunch, but we were on a wine tour. I fell in love with the atmosphere of the huge rough sawn beams etc. The wine was fantastic and the food looked amazing as it was served to people's tables. Warm and toasty on a rainy, stormy day. - very romantic!

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Thank dawa2016July
Wellington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Had lunch with my wife. We did a quick tasting then sat down for the platter for two. Food was excellent and the waitresses were friendly and efficient. A really nice setting to eat in the barrel room.

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Concord, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Enjoy the free generous complimentary tasting, or spring for tasting the premium wines. Either way, you won't be disappointed. Friendly staff, a beautiful setting and quaint comfy cafe will make you want to stay for a bite.

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

Here for a large group function. Beautiful room with lovely ambiance of wood and wine barrels. Food was good but portions were not large. Enjoyable night.

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Otatara
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

We arrived to late on a Monday for lunch, however we took the offer of a free tasting the wines were lovely and we brought 6 bottles. We enjoyed a lovely bottle of pinot gris with some nice blue cheese when we got back to our motel room. The building and gardens are lovely and would be great to have... More 

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Melbourne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a late lunch and enjoyed the share platter which is plenty for 2 people and really nice to enjoy with a glass of wine. If you don't like lots of little snacks then would suggest you order a meal instead. We also had a coffee each rad was very nice. Service whilst very friendly was a little... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Came for Sunday lunch got a table quickly but that is where it ended waited to be served had to go and get a waitress. She informed us she was on the wine side not food. Ordered the platter said it came with seafood four prawns and fish dip not very spectacular. No explanation of what was what on the... More 

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New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

We visited a few cellar door over a long weekend and we voted (4 adults, child free long weekend) that this was our favorite. Driving up we had our doubts (felt more in the middle of suburbia than many others and didn't have the breathtaking surroundings like some) but the building and setting were gorgeous and the lady who did... More 

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Mechelen, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

It was the first time we went to try some wines. The atmosphere was very relaxed and there was no pressure. I thought it would have been more expensive but we only paid $5 each to taste several wines. It was not really busy but enough people to create a cozy buzz. We even ended up buying some bottles. It... More 

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