Our Picks for Winery Lunches

Marlborough is a beautiful setting for lunch and many of our local vineyards have restaurants that provide a high standard of food and service. All place emphasis on using fresh, locally sourced food, served of course with matching wines.

Wairau River  Distance from us: 5 minute walk, 
open daily 12-3pm

A beautiful venue that’s great for families, this winery features a large outside grassy area with games overlooked by the seating area. In the winter, the big indoor fireplace provides a cosy atmosphere with plenty of good tables.

Try: Duck Salad


Allan Scott  Distance from us: 4 minute drive, 
open Wednesday - Sunday 11am - 6pm

Named after the trees that line the entranceway, Allan Scott’s Twelve Trees restaurant boasts immaculate gardens with fountains and a giant chess board.

Try: Kumara & Horopito Gnocchi


Cloudy Bay  Distance from us: 4 minute drive, 
open Wednesday - Sunday 11.30am – 3.30pm, until April 30th

This season they bring the flavours of the world to you with simple but thoughtfully composed dishes celebrating local ingredients of the highest quality

Try: The Zesty Thai.


Saint Clair  Distance from us: 8 minute drive, 
open daily 11.30am - 2.45pm

The newly renovated establishment is situated within a unique vineyard setting with views extending past the vines towards the ever changing and dramatic Richmond Range

Try: Asian Salmon Salad


Wither Hills  Distance from us: 11 minute drive, 
open daily 11.30am – 3pm

Enjoy lunch is the wonderful setting, afterwards stay around and sample their wines relaxing in their garden area..

Try: Panko Crumbed Chicken Burger.


Bookings are required especially on weekends and public holidays.  Most are closed on Good Friday 

Posted by Mike Royston on February 04, 2021