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Moutere Hills Vineyard & Cafe

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42 Eggers Road, Upper Moutere, Mapua 7173, New Zealand
+64 3-543 2288
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11:00 - 17:00
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Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a table for lunch, cafe wasn't very busy. Staff were friendly and didn't mind us moving from where they had reserved us a table. Ordered a platter for 2. It was huge and had a great selection of cheese, salmon, salami, pickles, dips, fruits and plenty of bread. Very impressed for $29. Would love to return and spend a... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch at Moutere Hills as part of a Wine Tour. Our guide highly recommended the Share plate of Local foods including cheeses, meats , bread and local chutney & olives. The plate was generous in serve & delicious . Highly recommend a taste of local cheese - outstanding. Great value for money in a pleasant garden location.

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1 Thank Laura M
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved the friendly welcome, wonderful platter which was no snack...more than needed for the 2 of us. Would definitely recommend!!

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1 Thank susanmaxwell66
Nelson
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Had the platter , way to much bread on the plate and there was far to much salt on everything incld the bread, have been going here for many summers, this time was just not as good as others, still a lovely postion with the view, but nicer platters to be had closer to town.

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Thank lulunelson
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Awesome place. Great atmosphere, very filling meals, coupled with excellent service. Highly rated! Food fantastic.

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1 Thank Kim H
Amberley, New Zealand
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404 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Stopped here on a wine tour. In addition to wine tasting - 8 great wines - we had a delicious meal. Beautiful venue and very friendly and helpful staff

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Thank DavidGA986
Dunedin, New Zealand
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63 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We visited on a Friday evening and enjoyed listening to the sous chef singing to his guitar. The music was very pleasant background, which we enjoyed while being able to chat amongst ourselves. The food choices were not very extensive (as expected in a reasonably initmate venue) but we thoroughly enjoyed our choices. Their wine was pretty good and there... More 

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Thank J_M30a
Christchurch, New Zealand
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54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We were staying at the farmstay nearby and went over to enjoy a wine before going back home for dinner. The three beer choice was excellent and the pinot gris was superb. Music in the bar and the outside views from way up in the vineyard helped to make this a wonderful outside experience. The staff were friendly and we... More 

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Thank pam255118
Chorley, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Beautifully situated vineyard cafe/restaurant serving a limited number of freshly cooked dishes, we had the market fish with the above. The pork ribs looked amazing! Wine from the vineyard was reasonably priced.

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Thank EcclestonUK
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We were here for wine tasting only. We had to pay for tasting $5 for 5 wines or $8 for 8 wines, then when you bought a bottle you wouldn't have to pay for the tasting.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$24
Cuisine
New Zealand, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Monday
11:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 17:00
Thursday
11:00 - 17:00
Friday
11:00 - 17:00
Saturday
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Eggers Road, Upper Moutere, Mapua 7173, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Mapua  >  Upper Moutere
  • Phone Number: +64 3-543 2288
Description
Moutere Hills is a boutique, family owned vineyard, restaurant and winery set in the picturesque Upper Moutere in the South Island of New Zealand. The restaurant is a hidden gem, tucked away in a private rural setting 2km from the Moutere Highway. There is an extensive dine-in menu and a range of stunning Moutere Hills wines, including Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Rose and Riesling. Locally made beer (currently Founders, Dales and Sprig & Fern) is also available on tap.

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