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Main Ridge Estate

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Sometimes you come across a place that surpasses your expectations and this was one of them.Tucked... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Oldjack
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
Nice Lunch

First we tasted the wines from the first vineyard in the area so we would know what to order with... read more

Reviewed February 28, 2019
Llewellyn53
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Melbourne, Australia
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The Mornington Peninsula's first commercial winery, established 1975. -Historic vineyard with 40 year old vines and extensive gardens. -Premium Pinot Noir and Chardonnay wines - $10 wine tasting fee per person, $20 per person for wine tasting and...more
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80 William Rd, Red Hill, Victoria 3937, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sometimes you come across a place that surpasses your expectations and this was one of them.Tucked away on a dirt track (Williams Road) in Red hill was this neat and pleasant building that had been around for many years that served great casual food and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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LibbyS313, Owner at Main Ridge Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting Main Ridge Estate and taking the time to review your experience. We look forward to welcoming you back soon, Cheers

Reviewed February 28, 2019

First we tasted the wines from the first vineyard in the area so we would know what to order with lunch. There are individual share platters but we chose the $35 a head shared set menu. As it turned out it was a great choice...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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LibbyS313, Owner at Main Ridge Estate, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2019

Shortly we will be launching our new menu and hope you will return to sample the new dishes. We appreciate you taking the time to review The Larder at Main Ridge Estate, with thanks, Libby

Reviewed February 1, 2019 via mobile

We’ve had wine tasting and lunch at the winery. James is passionate about winemaking. With his parents, he gives his best and develops unique Chardonnay and Pinot Noir wines. The place is beautiful. Amazing and warming customer service! I’ve been to several wineries on the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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LibbyS313, Owner at Main Ridge Estate, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2019

Thank you for visiting Emilie. It was a pleasure to host you and your delightful family. Cheers from Main Ridge Estate

Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

If you wanna have a great and relaxing day, drinking good wine and having a nice cheese and charcuterie platter, Main Ridge Estate is the best place to go :-) Libby made our Daytrip in Mornington Peninsula unforgettable ! 🍷🥖🧀🥓 It's a place full of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

We had the $15 light lunch, all ordered one each and shared in the middle ABSOLUTELY delicious. The food and wine were wonderful and the service was outstanding

Date of experience: October 2018
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LibbyS313, Owner at Main Ridge Estate, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Thank you for visiting our Cellar Door and taking the time to write your review. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed August 25, 2018

We really love this place. Food is great - simple, fresh, seasonable and the wine is a pleasure to drink. If you hate the chaos of the bigger wineries on the Peninsula try this little gem - you can get a table without booking three...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Libby S, Owner at Main Ridge Estate, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Thank you for your insightful comments. We are delighted you enjoyed the hospitality and friendly family service that we strive for, Libby Tim and James

Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

We were keen to enjoy a wine tasting experience and as it was harvest time at Main Ridge Estate, the staff there went took time out of their very busy day to show us how the harvest all worked... a most worthwhile visit....(wine was pretty...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed February 25, 2018

We ended up at Main Ridge Estate almost by accident as our first winery option was totally booked. MRE is one of the original wineries in the region with 40 year old vines. Set on 10 acres in beautiful surroundings, it is not large by...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Libby S, Owner at Main Ridge Estate, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2018

Hi Marion Thank you for visiting Main Ridge Estate and for taking the time to write your review. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Cheers from all at Main Ridge Estate

Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

My friends and I were over from the UK on holiday and stopped in at Main Ridge to go wine tasting. We paid $5 and it was the best experience we had during our tour of the Red Hills. The restaurant was lovely, peaceful and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Libby S, Owner at Main Ridge Estate, responded to this reviewResponded January 14, 2018

Thank you for visiting and taking the time to review your Cellar Door experience. Libby Sexton.

Reviewed October 13, 2017

This is a welcoming family winery set in beautiful garden and forest surrounds with a relaxed and friendly ambience. We enjoyed sampling several of the wines which were high quality finally settling upon "The Acre" Pinot Noir. This was enjoyed with a superb cheese platter,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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