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The Vines Village

193 Rapaura Road, Blenheim 7273, New Zealand
+64 3-579 5424
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We thoroughly enjoyed this break before catching the Ferry to Wellington. There was a good variety... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Anne F
Coromandel, New Zealand
Great lunch, plenty for kids

I took my toddler for lunch. With a good varied selection of food and drink we chose a mixture of... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
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The Vines Village is a unique collection of boutique outlets offering visitors a complete family experience experience of Marlborough.From dining at Shelly's cafe, tasting wine at Bouldevines Cellar Door, sampling Gourmet Collection liquers, tasting Olive Oils to buying New Zealand made clothing at Our Country Kiwi Clothing, shopping at The Quilter's Barn for quilting and knitting supplies, and finishing with an ice cream, homemade fudge or a milkshake at The Fudge Cottage. Free Wifi, plenty of bike and carparking, a shady lawn, pond and kids play area and events space, the Vines Village is a haven for wine and food lovers.Under new management from October 2012, there are some exciting developments taking place so keep an eye on our website.Happy travels
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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193 Rapaura Road, Blenheim 7273, New Zealand
+64 3-579 5424
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed this break before catching the Ferry to Wellington. There was a good variety of food at the cafe. I can't comment on the coffee because we chose cold drinks. We enjoyed browsing through the shops, especially the Quilt Barn and I couldn't...More

Thank Anne F
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I took my toddler for lunch. With a good varied selection of food and drink we chose a mixture of the salads which were amazing. A small portion was filling enough and not too spicy that my son could also enjoy. The coffee is one...More

Thank PrincessYork
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the nice hot coffee, the gluten free savoury muffins and especially the large safe family area. A football field, a trolley or two, and a pedal car. Great family fun on a sunny Saturday. A special spot!

Thank 211sylvia
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch at the great cafe which can cater for large groups. It has a good choice of food from counter food to a healthy menu. Safe play area for children and a large field for older kids to play. Take a ball or...More

1  Thank Angela W
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Great place to stop, do some shopping, eat gelato and have lunch. The shop owners are all incredibly nice, and the cafe staff were able to cater for vegetarian meals and allergies. Really lovely vibe, and plenty of games for kids (and bigger kids) to...More

1  Thank Chelsea M
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful food. Great place for coffee, breakfast and lunch. Leave the children free to roam around and explore free from iDevices

1  Thank Springbeef
Reviewed 16 March 2017

The gelato we had was divine, it was doused in a caramel sauce, yummy! We had a pie in the cafe which was scrummy too. Pleasant environment to sit back and relax.

1  Thank sandrawD5823BZ
Reviewed 1 March 2017

perfectly situated on Rapaura Road and extremely well set up for kids. We will often stop here when traveling, have a bite at the coffee, nice little shops, excellent fabric shop.

2  Thank AlynaNZER
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Vines was on our radar because of the Quilters Barn. We also found a little oasis of fine merino, fine wine, fine dining and some ice cream. Interesting local rugby connection.

1  Thank carefree2017
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Passed by on our way from Renwick to Nelson and stopped in. Was impressed with the rand of local NEw Zealand and wider New Zealand including a single malt whiskey. A quilters shop with a large selection of sewing and netting products, a shop with...More

1  Thank Ken L
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