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RidgeView Restaurant,Wines & Cottages

273 Sweetwater Road, Rothbury, Cessnock, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 6574 7332
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, European, Greek, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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273 Sweetwater Road, Rothbury, Cessnock, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Came here for some wine tastings with friends for a weekend getaway. This place was by far the best winery to visit!! Megan provided us with excellent service, taking the time to go over every wine with us and provide some great information. Megan was...More

Thank JonathanHowland
Reviewed 5 days ago

From the moment we walked in we knew we had picked a winner. The views and surrounding gardens perfectly reflect the tranquil atmosphere of the Hunter Valley. The menu offerings, locally produced wines and friendly attentive staff made our day trip a very memorable experience....More

Thank Phil M
Reviewed 5 days ago

We spent a most enjoyable Sunday afternoon on the veranda at RidgeView exploring their wonderful wines and dining on delicious plates of food amid the splendid views of their gardens and vineyards. It was a totally unhurried experience with the friendly and knowledgeable staff only...More

Thank lorainem68
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food views and wines. Staff are very knowledgable and love their job. Friendly and attentive without "hovering" Guests are guaranteed a wonderful experience. Be warned - the servings are generous.

Thank Tchaik5
Reviewed 1 week ago

The drive down the dusty dirt road is absolutely worth it! The cellar door has a great outlook across the vineyard and we had the opportunity to be hosted by Donna who is the Executive Chef and Cellar door manager. Her knowledge of the wines...More

Thank Ros P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So surprised to see this beautiful place empty! We chose the two course as I have the flu & appetite is low! We were still unable to finish & my fiancé eats like a horse We will be definitely back here Location was beautiful Staff...More

Thank Mel K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I could be selfish and give this place the worst rating so people keep away but that'd be unfair to the great staff and exceptional venue. A late Father's Day lunch with out great mates that lasted nearly 4.5 hours simply because of Donna (...More

Thank PJ2727
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Yummy Greek food!! I especially liked the hallumi and mushroom entree's (Meze option) and friendly staff.

Thank Melinda R
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Living in the Hunter we have tried most places in the vineyards for breakfast, and this is one of the best!! Food was wonderful - we had eggs benny, breakfast bruschetta, big breakfast and pancakes. All delicious, and brilliant coffee/hot chocolate as well. Very happy...More

Thank ozzie_lizzie
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We arrived at 4pm ....I know it was a bit late but Donna happily did a wine tasting with us. We shared we wanted to have a glass of wine at the restaurant , taste the tapas and watch the sunrise. Even though the restaurant...More

Thank UAEBarbie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$37
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 273 Sweetwater Road, Rothbury, Cessnock, New South Wales, Australia (Formerly Ridgeview Restaurant)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Cessnock  >  Rothbury
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6574 7332
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Our sumptuous cypriot mezze menu uses fresh seasonal produce and is designed to enhance the flavour of our wines. Comprising 15 dishes over four courses, the feast includes home made dips, cypriot salads as well as slow cooked meat from our specially designed cypriot grills. You wont leave hungry. Lighter options are also available and all dietry requirements are also catered for. Our award winning wines are available in the restaurant at cellar door prices. You can choose to also dine alfresco on our balcony over looking the picturesque vineyard or in our air conditioned restaurant. Our cottages offer a secluded setting amongst the vineyards and bushland. Features include spa bath, full kitchen, log fire, air conditioning, private bbq, jacuzzi, sauna and undercover parking. Enjoy all that the property offers. Relax in the infinity edge swimming pool or have a hit on the rebound ace tennis court. At RidgeView we also have the perfect setting for that special occasion whether it be your wedding, birthday or engagement to name a few. Our executive chef will tailor a menu that suits the occasion perfectly.
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