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Wine Bank on View

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Australian, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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45 View St, Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
+61 3 5444 4655
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08:30 - 16:00
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Sun 08:30 - 16:00
Mon - Thu 08:00 - 23:00
Fri 08:00 - 01:00
Sat 08:30 - 01:00
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The atmosphere and setting was wonderful. The four us shared meals and a bottle. The waiter was brilliant. His hospitality and warmth genuine. He advised on our selections. No problems splitting the bill.

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Thank Jan M
Mark C, Owner at Wine Bank on View, responded to this review

Thanks for your review Jan, its great to read that we ticked all of the boxes, I hope we see you back again soon. Regards Mark More 

Narellan, Australia
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely place to sit enjoy a good wine or beer and watch the world go bye. Very attentive staff. We really enjoyed our drinks and the cheese platter

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Thank debreid1
Mark C, Owner at Wine Bank on View, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We do pride ourselves on being a little different and delivering great food, wine and service. I hope we see you back again soon. Regards Mark More 

Bendigo, Australia
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With our 3 kids away at the grandparents we though we would venture out for dinner, great food and fantastic service.

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Thank bbaker852
Mark C, Owner at Wine Bank on View, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review Wine Bank. I'm glad you chose us on your night out and even better to read that you had a great experience, I hope we see you back again soon. Regards Mark More 

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100 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect place to catch up with friends. The Wednesday night Wine-tasting is a great way to meet new people. Some vegetarian options but not the best in town. Cheese platters are always nice, though I prefer a touch of fresh greenery or herbs added. My only ongoing complaint is that the female toilets are up steep bluestone steps and along... More 

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Mark C, Owner at Wine Bank on View, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Wine Bank. We love to hear from our regular customers and I'm glad we're getting most things right. I hope you agree that the inconvenience of the walk to the toilet is outwayed by the aesthetics of the heritage building. I hope we continue to see you regularly. Regards Mark More 

Geelong, Australia
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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

All sorts of wine on offer at all prices. Nice to sit outside on a warm day in the shade of the trees. Good smelt good too

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Thank JenJM_13
Mark C, Owner at Wine Bank on View, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and yes we certainly do have some wine 1150 different labels from local makers and from around the world. We have an extensive menu that even tastes better again than it smells. Looking forward to seeing you back again soon for a food and wine experience. Regards Mark More 

Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff very accommodating. Great selection of wine, menu looks great and priced well. They've got a wine for everybody

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Mark C, Owner at Wine Bank on View, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review the Wine Bank. We pride ourselves in having exceptional staff to serve our amazing wines and food at a reasonable price. Look forward to seeing you back again soon. Regards Mark More 

Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

As we were in Bendigo for the weekend we decided to begin with a few glasses of wine and a snack at the Wine Bank and were glad we did. Here there is a huge range of wines and obviously people who have knowledge of them. So sitting outside with two glasses we ordered some chicken liver pate and can... More 

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Mark C, Owner at Wine Bank on View, responded to this review

Thanks for reviewing Wine Bank Ray. I'm glad that your experience was mostly very good, we'd love to see you both back again so we can show you some of bour other culinary delights. Regards Mark More 

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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

The food is great, but the wines are worth the visit. Real effort has been put into building a wine list I would love to swim in.

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Thank Matthew W
Mark C, Owner at Wine Bank on View, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Mathew. Over the past thirteen years we have put together an amazing array of wines from all over the world which we are all very proud of. Fortunately we have a team in the kitchen that prepare a complimentary range of dishes that really do go with wine, something often lost on contemporary menus. Looking... More 

Mildura, Australia
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Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

We often stop here for a lunch on our travels to or from Melbourne and are never disappointed. A great menu with grazing or full meal options and a wine list like a phone book. The building is an old bank and a fantastic piece of architecture providing a good atmosphere. Staff are friendly and helpful without hovering. Try it... More 

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Mark C, Owner at Wine Bank on View, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Wine Bank. It's great to read that you are a regular and that you enjoy all of the aspects of the Bank that we are so proud of. We hope to see you again soon. Regards Mark More 

Bendigo, Australia
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Breakfast outside so we could view parade.Made most welcome.Service was attentive.Very good ambience.Staff were only to pleased to bring coffee and drinks and allowed time for us to place order.When food arrived was excellent and generous in size.Excellent value All in all a pleasant venue for breakfast

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Thank Colin W
Mark C, Owner at Wine Bank on View, responded to this review

Thanks for your review Colin. It's great to read that you had an enjoyable experience at the Bank and we are looking forward to seeing you back again soon. Regards Mark More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Australian, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 16:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 01:00
Saturday
08:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 View St, Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Bendigo  >  Bendigo
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5444 4655
Description
The Wine Bank on View is a wine bar & wine merchant, operating from a heritage listed bank building in Central Bendigo. The Victorian era building was constructed in 1876, and was once the home of the Union Bank and the Bank of Australasia & New Zealand (ANZ). Our bottle shop is open seven days of the week, offering a huge range of local, domestic & international wine, and boutique beers. We are more than just a wine bar & wine merchant. By day, our award winning coffee & continuous menu are enjoyed, along with wines by the glass & homemade cakes. By night, Wine Bank becomes a thriving social hub, to relax and enjoy a glass of wine with friends, & a range of dining options. Our drink-in prices are the best you will find anywhere. Our wines are consistently cheaper than any other merchant! Our philosophy is to provide customers with exceptional customer service, providing value with our range of wines and fantastic food. Celebrate Bendigo's Heritage past with beautiful local wines...

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