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Serafino McLaren Vale Restaurant

Motel 39 Kangarilla Road | Located in the Hotel, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
+61 8 8323 8911
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (24 reviews)
“chicken” (14 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (4 reviews)
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European, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Motel 39 Kangarilla Road | Located in the Hotel, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

The restaurant is at the Serafino winery/resort. There is excellent wine on tap and the food is very good. We were very surprised that the kitchen closed so early and that the resort did not have a simple eating option. Excellent food but overall the...More

Thank AlanBart
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We loved our 2 night stay at Serafino McLaren Vale. Comfortable and spacious bedroom and great dining!

Thank Monica C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came on a Friday for lunch. Despite our booking being 1.30pm, we were still able to have the 7 course tasting menu and wine pairing. This was despite them having a full dinner service to prepare for and a 160 party wedding reception that...More

Thank Tess C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were celebrating our recent marriage and decided to visit serfanio restaurant. Staff were amazing and when they found out it was a special dinner went above and beyond with extras and friendly service. Food was lovely and fresh.

Thank Sam K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re looking for somewhere nice to go for breakfast do yourself a favor and go to serafinos, the food and service were fantastic. I had the blue swimmer crab omelet it was delicious definitely worth a try.

Thank janeF7380II
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was decent, which was a relief, because the service was unbelievably bad. I don't blame this on the people working there, this is 100% the responsibility of management who are failing their staff in a major way. When you eat at a winery...More

Thank NUFCadl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent the weekend at Serafinos, nice room with beautiful surroundings, lovely restaurant and cellar door. Few minute walk to main street. Would stay there again and highly recommend for a relaxing getaway!

Thank Anna A
Reviewed September 16, 2018

I was part of a large group which hosted a set menu meeting there and used a mix of Serafino’s and other wines to accompany the food. A very good experience. We were in a function area that was partitioned from the rest of the...More

Thank Greg A
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Very good value , excellent service and quality ingredients . A much better experience than Mitolo .

Thank 134buisness
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

It was a Saturday night treat, and what a treat. Very reasonably priced excellent wine list. Food choices on the menu are about 5 to 6 choices per course. The waiters brought out a nibble plate while we waited for our entrees. Recommend the veal...More

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June 11, 2016|
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Response from Peter B | Reviewed this property |
As above, check their website or give them a ring, simple.
Max W
March 10, 2016|
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Response from 12ras | Reviewed this property |
Hi , less than an hour down the freeway. Its an easy drive. You would have to check with Serafino directly about breakfast and specific dates enjoy
November 16, 2015|
Response from Smart03 | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Yes, Dinner: Monday to Saturday 6.00-8.00pm. Look forward to your visit.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $32
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
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, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Motel 39 Kangarilla Road | Located in the Hotel, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  McLaren Vale
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8323 8911
  • E-mail
Approachable Fine Dining. Italian cusine with a French twist. Produce sourced locally. Executive Chef Daniel Armon knew from an early age that he had the passion for food and aspired to be an amazing Chef like his mother. Worked under Kevin Tonglee from Lenzerheide and Alphute, at The Playford Hotel, Norwood Hotel, and local Woodstock Winery.
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