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Sister's Rock Restaurant

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European, Contemporary, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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Borrodell Vineyard | 298 Lake Canobolas Road, Orange, New South Wales 2800, Australia
+61 2 6365 3425
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Gosford, Australia
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice venue (we understand expect to pay higher prices at winery), appreciated staff/chef willing to accommodate food preferences- changed the type of potato with meal, beef cheeks very tender and tasty but only two veg. Mod amount of enjoyable rissotto with a whiff of truffle around $40 price.. Views nice- mostly from walk around after meal as where seated at... More 

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Thank CarolandAlan2007
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Where do I begin. Borrodell is situated high above Lake Canobolas with views over the city of Orange. It is equally spectacular at night as well as in the day. We have lunch sitting outside with views of Orange and the surrounding vines. Food was great and you should taste their wines. The hosts always make you feel welcome and... More 

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Thank artist0nh0liday
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

We had tried to book for lunch on Saturday but the restaurant was full however because of the recommendations received we decided to book an early lunch on Sunday before we drove back to Sydney. The staff was extremely welcoming and friendly and we had a lovely table in the corner giving full benefit of the wonderful view over the... More 

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Thank rondeh
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

Best food and fantastic service. The waitress was attentive and catered to all the different needs of our group - down to a great cup of tea after an exceptional meal.

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Thank Harry H
Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

The food and service was excellent. The staff were really friendly and welcoming. Views were mesmerizing! I will definitely come back again soon!

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Thank holly332
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Our experience here is limited to a one course lunch. The service was pleasant, the waitress cleared a table for us fairly quickly and we had a good view of the very foggy and rainy day outside. The spiced lamb cutlets, orange couscous and sauces around the side were most enjoyable as was the bread. In winter the restaurant has... More 

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Thank vannofavalon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Restaurant was closed when we stayed there but am seriously considering to visit in July for the 10th Anniversary Black Tie & Gumboot Truffle Hunt + Dinner on 16 July 2016

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Thank Lawrence O
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

This is one of my favorite places to go for a special occasion. It is a bit pricey, but the food is worth it. On a summer's day, sit under the trees on the patio sipping the Borrodell cider and admire the view over the hills. So peaceful.

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Thank intrepidcanadian
Orange County, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

A superb restaurant with courteous service, scrumptious meals and divine wine. So happy to have experience this classy restaurant. And the artworks on the walls are fantastic too. Couldn't fault anything. Well done!

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Thank gordongosper
Orange, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Went here with my partner and sister in law. It was expensive but we did have cocktails and an expensive bottle of wine which was delicious. The service was well timed, courteous, and friendly without being in your face, the atmosphere was demure and the views of course over the valley and orchards were great (Autumn). The food was very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
European, Contemporary, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borrodell Vineyard | 298 Lake Canobolas Road, Orange, New South Wales 2800, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Orange
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6365 3425
Description
Sister's Rock Restaurant is a family-run restaurant, located at the top of Borrodell Vineyard, overlooking the Pinot Noir block. Enjoy the food & wine in a venue with glorious views over the slopes of the Towac Valley to Orange in the distance. Our philosophy of food has developed around a love of growing produce on the property and serving it straight to the plate, a true reflection of the seasons. We are a heritage apple and plum orchard, vineyard, grow cider apples for our own traditional cider and black Perigord truffles. All meals are accompanied by Borrodell cool-climate, award-winning wines. The menu changes regularly according to seasonal availability. Please phone to discuss the current menu.

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