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Omata Estate Vineyard

212 Aucks Road | Rd1, Russell 0272, New Zealand
+64 9-403 8007
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“lunch” (28 reviews)
European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
212 Aucks Road | Rd1, Russell 0272, New Zealand
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Omata Estate Vineyard
1. Grazing platters to share
"The platters were generous and well priced. the hospitality superb "
Peter V
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2. Amazing views
"With a gorgeous outdoor eating area looking out across the Bay,"
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3. Wines grown on site!
"this winery experience was breathtaking"
Christina G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here for lunch and had a thoroughly enjoyable meal. We ordered the platter to share, and pizza, washed down with one of their very lovely bottles of wine. After our long lazy lunch, we enjoyed being able to take a walk through their...More

Thank RDLO1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was only a 10 minute drive from our hotel in Russell to The Omata Estate Vineyard. We got a nice table outside and ordered The Omata Platter and 2 glasses of their reserve Syrah. The platter had cheese, salami, prosciutto, bread, grapes and olives...More

Thank DarylJ552
Reviewed April 22, 2018

Very friendly staff who handled our visit well, acknowledged their shortcomings, and addressed the problem, unsolicited. We arrived to apologies that they had run out of pizza bases, for the wood fired oven so we opted for the mixed platter for 2 - excellent, when...More

Thank Arte1
Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

Great view, sensational platter, superb wine all shared with exceptional friends. The service was brilliant and the friendly, smiling staff topped everything off beautifully. From Adelaide to Omata with love. We will be.back.

Thank Rick & Jenny D
Reviewed April 5, 2018

Beautiful vineyard with views of the bay. I had a lovely pear and prosciutto pizza. Great place to spend an afternoon

Thank bon b
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

A recommendation to this winery did not disappoint. We went at 11 because we could and started with the tasting . We moved on to lunch , a seafood tasting platter and marguerite pizza. Beautiful thin base cooked in the wood fire. Staff were friendly...More

Thank Amanda F
Reviewed April 5, 2018

Stunning view, outstanding ros'e, awesome platters, highly recommend stopping in here. Always a good time

1  Thank Kelsey B
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

3 of us hire kayaks from tony & Dan at the end of paihia. Tony mentions if you can handle the paddle across the harbour, you can land on the muddy shores of Omata estate and walk up a steep drive to a picturesque al...More

Thank paul j
Reviewed March 21, 2018

We went for lunch , and were surprised at the stunning position of the eatery. Inside or out, the view is downhill along the rows of vines to the estate owned woodland beyond and the shimmering waters of the Bay of Islands. We had excellent...More

Thank Brod B
Reviewed March 13, 2018

My wife and I visited Omata after enjoying their Pinot Gris earlier. The staff were welcoming, friendly and helpful. After a complimentary wine tasting, we chose the Kitchen Platter share plate with one glass 2017 Pinot Gris and one of 2015 Syrah. These choices were...More

Thank BillV1940
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $17
Lunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 Aucks Road | Rd1, Russell 0272, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Russell
  • Phone Number: +64 9-403 8007
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Boutique wine growing on a sunny peninsular in Russell. Casual style eatery serving gourmet local produce platters and wood fired pizzas to complement our wines. We also have a cellar door offering wine tastings & sales, panoramic ocean and vineyard views. Vineyard & bush walk on offer if you want to take a stroll after lunch.
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