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Pegasus Bay Winery

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Address: Stockgrove Rd, RD 2, Christchurch, New Zealand
Phone Number: 64 3 314 6869
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Waipara Wine Trail Tour from Christchurch
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Friendly staff and beautiful surrounds

45 minutes from Christchurch Pegasus Winery is an impeccable estate boasting the famous wines from the region. I recommend you make a booking if you'd like lunch as unfortunately... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Kate P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

45 minutes from Christchurch Pegasus Winery is an impeccable estate boasting the famous wines from the region. I recommend you make a booking if you'd like lunch as unfortunately my partner and I missed out on a table. The menu looked tasty - expect to pay fine dining type prices. We were instead offered the snack menu which looked delicious... More 

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Port Lincoln, Australia
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Incredible backdrop. Some lovely white wines. Complimentary wine tasting. Lunch delicious. Ordered a main each and came with complimentary bread (gf available) with olive oil and a little starter, which wasn't expected. Some light features made from wine bottles.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Top wines - superb venue - faultless food & service ! If you haven't been, then put it top of your list ! They even provided our 4 year old with pictures & pens which kept her occupied whilst we wined & dined !! Our family's ages ranged from 65 - 4 years and we all confirmed it as our... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

Note - Pegasus Bay is not in Christchurch, as it says in the Tripadvisor info. It's in Waipara, approx 45 drive out of Christchurch. Watch out for the main highway turnoff, very close to 'Waipara Hills' winery, which is on the main highway. The scenery at Pegasus Bay Winery is gorgeous and we had a good walk around before entering... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

A friend recommended we visit here at the start of a Nth Canterbury holiday (from Auckland) and I cannot recommend this place more highly. The food and service were the best I have experienced. We arrived very late 3.30pm due to a hiccup at the airport but were greeted like family and made to feel like nothing was too much... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016 via mobile

They have an excellent selection of wines and are generous with their tastings. Their staff are knowledgable and their wines are great. The views and grounds are spectacular.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

Three of us went for lunch to celebrate my birthday and we were not disappointed. The food and service were great and the outdoor seating area was spot on on a lovely warm Canterbury day. The vegetarian meal for my daughter was very nice and my husbands meal was delicious. I enjoyed the lamb but after ordering the dips and... More 

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Springfield, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

Treated my boyfriend to wine tasting and lunch for his birthday. The wine, especially the Riesling and Pinot Noir were some of the best we have tried in New Zealand. The food was fresh, perfectly cooked and delicious- particularly the venison and lamb dishes. Service was relaxed and friendly and we felt well looked after by Leighton. A lovely day... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

We went for a long leisurely lunch on a Saturday and had a great experience. The food is high end and beautifully presented. The service is effortless and calm. The location is special especially if you sit outside.

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Twin Peaks, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

We just happened to arrive about 430 PM and were initially the only ones tasting the wine. The wine tasting was complimentary, something that is long gone in California. We really enjoyed the Rieslings. We then went outside and experienced a wonderful garden and pond with ducks and a white swan. All in all a great time.

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