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Saint Clair Family Estate Vineyard Kitchen

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Stunningly beautiful surroundings - Food and Wine just okay

This estate is placed in an amazingly beautiful place. A beautiful view of the winestocks and in... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
726michaelv
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Soborg, Denmark
Nice winery

Our first winery in the region and really enjoyed the wine, bought a few bottles to have while we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sharport67
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Dubbo, Australia
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“braised beef”(4 reviews)
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Come and visit Saint Clair Family Estate Vineyard Kitchen to relax, sit back and enjoy the Saint Clair experience. The newly renovated establishment is situated within a unique vineyard setting with views extending past the vines towards the ever...more
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13 Selmes Road | Rd3, Blenheim 7273, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This estate is placed in an amazingly beautiful place. A beautiful view of the winestocks and in back you can see the mountains. Just beautiful. Service and quality of the food and wine is unfortunately not nearly as good as the view, but we still...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 726michaelv
Julieibbotson, Owner at Saint Clair Family Estate Vineyard Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for visiting and enjoying the beauty of it all. We would welcome you back again anytime!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first winery in the region and really enjoyed the wine, bought a few bottles to have while we were here. Definitely worth a visit, staff were helpful and friendly

Date of experience: January 2019
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Julieibbotson, Owner at Saint Clair Family Estate Vineyard Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for visiting and enjoying (and purchasing) our wines during your visit! It is great to know your enjoyed your experience with us. Come back anytime!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are locals and take visitors to wineries in the area. Our experience at St. Clair several years ago had kept us away despite the undeniably beautiful setting and beautiful wines.So, we ventured back again with a visitor and the service at the restaurant was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 450daisy
Julieibbotson, Owner at Saint Clair Family Estate Vineyard Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It is disheartening to hear of your experience not meeting your expectations or our usual standards. We will continue to work towards providing the best experience possible to all our customers.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gorgeous setting. We had an amazing meal. Staff were friendly, helpful and prompt. Children's menu was a hit with our little ones. We thoroughly recommend Saint Clair's, and will definitely be returning.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Juliet C
Julieibbotson, Owner at Saint Clair Family Estate Vineyard Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your visit to the Saint Clair Vineyard Kitchen (as well as the children). We look forward to hosting you again. Thanks for your comments - which will be passed on to our team.

Reviewed December 14, 2018

A group of four of us dined here, being a Friday close to Christmas we expected the place to be busy with "Business lunchers and office day outs". Despite this everything ran extremely smoothly. The charming Kelly presented the menus and described the specials. At...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bedouin29
Julieibbotson, Owner at Saint Clair Family Estate Vineyard Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded December 16, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write your fabulous review of the Saint Clair Vineyard Kitchen. I'll pass on your compliments to the team. Pleased to hear such glowing reviews of the new summer menu! Come and visit again - anytime and enjoy it all...More

Reviewed December 2, 2018

Visited Saint Clair as the lunch stop on our wine trail. The wine tasting was enjoyable (typically Marlborough) and the lunch was even better. The food was stunning, beautifully presented and delicious. My first visit to Saint Cair and can't recommend it highly enough on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KiwiKerry53
Julieibbotson, Owner at Saint Clair Family Estate Vineyard Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2018

Wow - love your comments on your overall experience at Saint Clair. This is what we strive to do with every part of the Vineyard Kitchen business and it gives us great pleasure to hear that our hard work pays off! Your comments are greatly...More

Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the wine and the food. Definitely found the food servings generous and we’re glad we shared. Very relaxing environment in a beautiful setting.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Julieibbotson, Owner at Saint Clair Family Estate Vineyard Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

Thanks for coming to visit and thanks for your lovely comments on our relaxing environment - we agree, that the setting is beautiful. A perfect place to eat and drink! Come and visit us again some time.

Reviewed October 12, 2018

It looked so good from the road. However, its Kitchen did not meet our expectations. We will try again during our next visit to beautiful Marlborough, the Capital Wine District of New Zealand.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank John v
Julieibbotson, Owner at Saint Clair Family Estate Vineyard Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded October 14, 2018

Thanks for visiting. We take great pride in our Vineyard Kitchen and are sorry to hear about not meeting your expectations. We welcome feedback on how we can make any improvements and we will forward to you visiting on your next Marlborough visit!

Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Food and wine was amazing, setting was beautiful. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Annwen S
Julieibbotson, Owner at Saint Clair Family Estate Vineyard Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Thanks for coming to visit us and enjoying our beautiful setting. I will pass on your compliments to the staff! Come again. Any time!

Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Awesome food, great flavour, portion size, service, setting and most of all the wine. Braised beef almost melted on the plate. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CallumA86
Julieibbotson, Owner at Saint Clair Family Estate Vineyard Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2018

Many thanks for your most wonderful review. Pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your Saint Clair experience. Come again anytime!

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