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The Grape Escape

Mc Shane Rd, Richmond, New Zealand
03-544 4341
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (51 reviews)
“venison pie” (6 reviews)
“nasi goreng” (7 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 4:00 pmAll hours
Cafe, New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Mc Shane Rd, Richmond, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love coming here for brunches/lunches, or even just for cake and coffee. My partner loves the beef wellington and venison pie, I often go for the chicken focaccia, although this time for the roulade which was amazing. Portions are great and good value. Desserts are...More

Thank OliveBlack
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thanks for the excellent lunch,where the food was prompt and very satisfying, service was friendly and professional and prices reasonable. The fish of the day was fresh and cooked to perfection, and we couldn't leave without trying the amazing black current mousse. Thank you for...More

Thank fitmacca
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ordered a piece of gateaux cake and coffees during a morning outing. The cake came out well presented but was unbelievably dry and tasted awful (like it had been left uncovered in a fridge with other savoury items). Advised the staff who told me the...More

Thank simcomoore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After 1/2 an hour of waiting we left as we were not even acknowledge. Except to to be told to take a seat. Appeared to be an abundance of staff. May be my fault as most of our reviews are European restaurants.

3  Thank RogerQ992
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a wonderful beetroot and goat cheese tart with onion jam and side salad sitting on the porch in the sun. The daffodils were out and it was perfect. The staff were attentive and professional. I wish I could have fitted in a slice of...More

3  Thank 277Lee
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Horrible wet cold day when arriving at The Grape Escape we were met with a muddy pot holed drive and carpark with puddles looking like lakes. Inside the restaurant it was also very cold and draughty. Would be dramatically better in the summer. A large...More

1  Thank Bill I
Reviewed August 3, 2017

Great outdoor area where we had lunch in the winter sun. Friendly staff, great food and all at a reasonable price as well. Will definitely come back.

1  Thank SiobhanMcGibbon
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

This cafe/restaurant is situated in beautiful gardens, in a pretty renovated villa. The prices are high if you're expecting usual cafe prices, but the food is well beyond usual cafe fare. The food is excellent! The service is friendly and accommodating but it gets busy,...More

Thank C3P0
Reviewed July 12, 2017

Stopped at this space and intended having breakfast however they were not prepared to cook waht i asked for... Apparently they will only cook whats specifically on the menu... sadly it is there loss because I will not recommend this place....

2  Thank ericandlyn
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Went there today to get a coffee and snack. We ended up with some nice coffees, iced chocolate and a lovely passionfruit cheesecake. Would definitely go back for a full lunch.

Thank Phoebe D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mc Shane Rd, Richmond, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: 03-544 4341
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