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Matawhero Wines

Riverpoint Road, Gisborne, New Zealand
+64 6-868 8366
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Lovely old rustic building, our host was very knowledgable.

looks like a good place to have a platter and enjoy the sunshine, kids could play outside, cheese... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New Zealand
Gorgeous wines and setting

Be sure to include this winery in any visit to the region! Easily one of the best wine tastings I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jess E
Melbourne, Australia
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  • Average7%
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Riverpoint Road, Gisborne, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

looks like a good place to have a platter and enjoy the sunshine, kids could play outside, cheese platters looked good, we only had a wine tasting.

Thank Prue74
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Be sure to include this winery in any visit to the region! Easily one of the best wine tastings I have done and a beautiful setting.

Thank Jess E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice location - great value platter for 2 ($38). Tasting was $15 for 5 types of wine. Nice wines, although you are just given a list of tasting notes, and have to work through them yourself. It was pretty busy, and so we listened to...More

Thank Sharonkitch
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Lovely setting and surroundings, but unfortunately the service we received let the experience down for us. We visited a number of vineyards over the weekend and Matawhero was the only one where we felt very rushed and almost unwanted, maybe it was because there were...More

Thank NKK-1050
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Had a platter which was delicious and a wine lots of people around doing wine tastings . Music in the garden and blessed with gorgeous sunshine

Thank Molzmum
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We called to Matawhero on the way out of Gisborne and on our way to Napier. We had tried these wines in the Bay of Islands so it was an opportunity to see the vineyard. Only a small tasting (I was driving) but it was...More

Thank aholden862
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

A bunch of us at Christmas Eve chilling with wine and petanque and platters. An awesome afternoon chilling with bean bags under the trees. No better way to spend a lazy afternoon.

1  Thank Adrenaline_Hit
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We stopped in for a late lunch on Saturday afternoon and had a lovely hour or so sitting outside enjoying the tasting platter accompanied by excellent wine. The service was very good, friendly and attentive but not at all intrusive. We will certainly be back...More

1  Thank JRC196366
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We were in Gisborne over Easter and there wasn't uch open so it was great this place was open. We shared some platters of food that were very tasty and had a wine tasting that serves you five or six "tastes". We sat in the...More

Thank DCiliberto
Reviewed 16 March 2016

We really enjoyed our flights of wine, and a delicious platter of tasty food. the setting is lovely, with the nice lawn, and shady trees. Would have definitely scored Matawhero a five, but for the dogs! There was a black dog who seemed to live...More

Thank CR111
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