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Ekhidna Wines McLaren Vale Cellar Door

67 Branson Road, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
+61 499 002 633
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (90 reviews)
“pork belly” (26 reviews)
“steak” (22 reviews)
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Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
67 Branson Road, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I found this place on Airbnb and stayed there with my family for the night. The place is beautiful, the food and wine is amazing and the hospitality is outstanding. We really enjoyed our short visit and will go back again. I really want to...More

Thank Aseman O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ordered the discovery banquet. First course was a crab salad which was tasty but lacking the main ingredient, you had to look hard to see the smallest amount of crab. Next course was a chicken skewer. Main was pork belly, the skin was too chewy...More

Thank Simon_of_Adelaide
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the time you walk in the door and taste some of their great reds to the time you walk out, service is top of mind for the staff and owners. The food, whilst really good, is dwarfed by just now enjoyable the experience is....More

Thank Grant M
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit to Ekhidna Wines and we were blown away by this stunning, charming cellar door and beautiful restaurant. After an extremely memorable helicopter flight thanks to Helivista, we landed right out the front of the winery, welcomed with two cold glasses...More

Thank Jarrad W
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

We had lunch here for the first time and we werent disappointed..Food was excellent and we all enjoyed the wine Staff were very attentive and service was great..! We would definately go back..

Thank Sheree A
Reviewed April 3, 2018

We finally got back here in March 2018. We'd enjoyed our visit in 2017 but just hadn't got back. Finally- the food is still great- it's a upper class pub style that is relaxed- good, simple food done well. The setting is stunning and the...More

1  Thank Theresa C
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

The sparkling shiraz is a very good choice. As for the atmosphere also 5 out of five, we sat alfresco which was very pleasant. food though3 out of 5 my partner had the chicken which was bland and not a vegetable to be found whils...More

Thank Rod H
Reviewed March 30, 2018

Fantastic food and wines. Menu is diverse and food is flavourfull. Great location and views from restaurant.

Thank Chris C
Reviewed March 21, 2018

Lunch at this location was vrery good with a great selection of food, but the wine tasting experience was very commercial and impersonal. There are better alternatives near by for wine tasting.

Thank b0bsmyth
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

Very nice spot here a real obvious wedding venue very nice great wine and beer testing and lovely service

Thank evo78
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Scenic view, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Branson Road, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia (Formerly Paper Eagle Cellar Door & Restaurant)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  McLaren Vale
  • Phone Number: +61 499 002 633
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The Ekhidna Wines Restaurant offers one of the most picturesque dining experiences on the Fleurieu Peninsula. Ekhidna Wines Restaurant menu showcases the best of locally-sourced produce and imported international ingredients. Paired with it's award winning hand-crafted wines and beer by Matt Rechner
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