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Dudley Cellar Door

1153 Willoughtby Road | 12km from Penneshaw, Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5222, Australia
+61 8 8553 1333
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Great spot for lunch with a view!!!

We spent a very lovely afternoon at Dudley's. The view from the outside patio is wonderful and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ScotchAndSuits
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Montreal, Canada
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Excellent!

This is a must do on Kangaroo Island. The staff are so friendly, the wines are good, the food is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Therese1212
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Melbourne, Australia
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Dudley's cliff-top Cellar Door is situated on Kangaroo Island's stunning North Coast, just a few minutes drive from the Ferry Terminal in Penneshaw. Open 10am-5pm daily. Taste handcrafted K.I. wines in a spectacular location while enjoying a gourmet K.I. pizza or platter. Browse through our exquisite range of wool and natural fibre clothing, K.I. produce and artworks. Coffee and beer also available.
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“pizza” (44 reviews)
“wine tasting” (23 reviews)
“great wine” (10 reviews)
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1153 Willoughtby Road | 12km from Penneshaw, Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5222, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We spent a very lovely afternoon at Dudley's. The view from the outside patio is wonderful and there's a really nice atmosphere. The wines didn't really do it for us. They are definitely the drinkable, approachable kind but nothing bold. Still worth a visit, lovely...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must do on Kangaroo Island. The staff are so friendly, the wines are good, the food is beautiful...... but the view.....it’s breathtaking! Best time to visit is in the afternoon when the sun shines on the coast of mainland Australia opposite. Sit...More

Thank Therese1212
Heidi B, Manager at Dudley Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow.....such a great description of your visit. You are spot on, late afternoon is a lovely time to be relaxing and checking out the view. We certainly appreciate it! Cheers!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just off the ferry looking for a snack we found Dudley- we were never going to eat there, we had just arrived! But we entered we saw the view, we tasted the wine and we had to lunch! And we were not disappointed. All our...More

Thank Vicki E
Heidi B, Manager at Dudley Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Delighted you were delighted! Common problem here....come for a quick visit and it is really hard to leave! Thank you for your lovely review. Cheers!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

On the recommendation of a friend we stopped by to try the wines. What a great view with quite good ambience , unfortunately the wines were quite disappointing . By South Australian standards both the Whites and Reds leave a lot to be desired, well...More

Thank Ray B
Heidi B, Manager at Dudley Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your honest review. We do a range of currently 13 wines that suit all sorts of palates and several of our wines have won awards in national shows and have received excellent write ups from wine media. Feedback from our customers is...More

Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Awesome place. Great wine tasting experience and delicious pizza. Very friendly and helpful staff. Great way to start a visit to KI!

Thank Travba
Heidi B, Manager at Dudley Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Glad your island holiday started on such a high. Thank you for your review.....I'm sure the rest of your break was just as awesome. Cheers!

Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Awesome place for lunch.... lovely relaxing spot to enjoy dudley wine! Pizza and cheese boards were great.

Thank Mary R
Heidi B, Manager at Dudley Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Light meals, glass of wine and a view. Perfect place for a light lunch. Thank you for your lovely review. Cheers!

Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

What an amazing place! Set on an amazing piece of land overlooking the most priceless view imaginable! Wine is all from the island! A young lady with dreadlocks served us and was lovely and helpful! Must see!

Thank Sherrin S
Heidi B, Manager at Dudley Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

"Wow"....thank you for your review! Glad you enjoyed your experience. Cheers!

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We had the most delicious and unusual pizza. The base was perfect and the flavours were simple yet divine. Please do yourself a favour and try the KI king George whiting gourmet pizza.

Thank Nat C
Heidi B, Manager at Dudley Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. Glad you enjoyed our pizzas especially the whiting pizzas....we are well know for it. Cheers!

Reviewed 13 October 2017

Friends from the UK are visiting and enjoy tasting and drinking South Australian wine. We've taken them through McLaren Vale with our four legged son, to most people they're called dogs. Ok, Joey is a dog. We didn't have any problem at all. When we...More

Thank thankana
Heidi B, Manager at Dudley Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you for your feedback. Dudley Wines is a licenced premises and a food producer and under both acts dogs are not allowed in licenced spaces which include our cellar door, deck and all of the lawned area unless it is an assistance dog. We...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Good location close to Penneshaw, the facilities are modern and stylish. Food was excellent and wines superb. But even if you don't eat or drink there the view from the deck is one of the best on KI and certainly makes for an unforgettable location...More

Thank Ron P
Heidi B, Manager at Dudley Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Yep, we agree, the view is something else here. Thank you for your lovely review too. Cheers!

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