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“Great meal, service reserved”

Vidal Estate Winery Restaurant
Ranked #3 of 97 Restaurants in Hastings
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $22 - $50
Cuisines: Mediterranean
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Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Adjacent to the winery, Vidal Estate's restaurant has been a popular destination for locals and visitors since the opening of its doors in 1979. Open for lunch and dinner, the atmosphere is one of relaxed sophistication. A talented team in the kitchen share a food philosophy of fresh and simple dishes using really good produce. The focus is on creating clean simple flavours using New Zealand fresh, seasonal, organic products and taking inspiration from classical methods and dishes. Vidal Estate's comprehensive wine list, which showcases recent and aged Vidal Estate wines as well other top New Zealand wines, perfectly complements the dishes.
Reviewed June 6, 2013

When making our reservation for that evening we were told that a large party would be present and to come before. We did and enjoyed our meal despite the noise. All of our food was very good and the Vidal wine selections complemented well. Our service did not suffer but seemed a little reserved. I would recommend giving this place a try.

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Thank jegnm
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Reviewed June 2, 2013

I enjoyed my visit with a group of friends. The menu is in-keeping with the venue and is pretty well executed. Very good without quite blowing me away. Staff were attentive but a little hesitant and a few examples of delivering to the wrong table. Some good training and feedback with them would help polish this.
Overall worth it and would return but there is room to make this really shine!

Thank 246,170
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Reviewed June 2, 2013 via mobile

Came here on a Friday night. Great ambience with live music and fires going. Really enjoyed the meals lamb & the pork belly. Delicious! Firmly recommend

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Reviewed May 27, 2013

Once again, a great experience. Loved the ambience, the fire, the food, the impeccable service - and the company. All great.

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Thank servicecounts-az
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Reviewed May 7, 2013

an expensive night out, staff and presentation of resturant were fine but let down by at best a medioka menue.The food was nothing special except for the price !!!!
If you visit this resturant I recomend taking a torch to read the menue which is printed on a brown card withblack wrighting , one customer I noticed using the light in his cell phone !

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Thank accord24
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