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Crab Farm Winery

$$ - $$$European, ,
511 Main North Road | Bay View, Napier 4104, New Zealand
+64 6-836 6678
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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European, Wine Bar, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
511 Main North Road | Bay View, Napier 4104, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We turned up to wine taste but they were busy getting ready for a wedding but they were kind and helpful and we got to quickly try several wines and bought a very nice treminer gris or three:)

Thank Valerie J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The location is just out of Napier and easy to get to. The food I cannot fault. This is the second time so we opted for the seafood platter. Apart from burnt scallops, the platter was fantastic for two. Even better with a glass of...More

Thank Steve E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Crab Farm first for wine tasting and then meal. Wine tasting was really good and meal was superb. We were a large group and all meals were excellent, staff were friendly and helpful and the menu covered all tastes. Would have no hesitation...More

Thank EJoanT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Haven't been for a while but nothing has changed. Friendly service and a lovely meal, full of favour and quality. The setting is very rustic and a few more outside seats with backs would be useful. But overall, a pleasant and high standard lunch.

Thank Viv M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The hand-made spring rolls were delicious, and the scallops dish with the pumpkin was yummy. The bread platter then cheese platter were devoured by my husband! Very rustic setting, and we were glad to be able to move to proper chairs rather than sitting on...More

1  Thank Ranipuss
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

If you can achieve organised unorganised then these guys have nailed it. A little quirky and quite a bit rustic the cellar door offers friendly delivery of their free wine sampling. The wines were good, affordable and the winery land has a great back story...More

1  Thank GaryandLesleyTravel
Reviewed 28 January 2018

A fantastic little vineyard north of Napier. The wines were excellent, and the lady doing tastings was very friendly and informative. We ended up buying 2 of their whites, Pinot Gris, and Gewürztraminer. The cheese, fruit, and meat platter was fantastic! We would go back...More

Thank Charlotte K
Reviewed 24 January 2018

We stopped here for lunch during a family holiday in Napier. We loved the relaxed atmosphere and rustic decor. The food was excellent and the manager and staff were really accommodating and friendly. Overall, great experience!

Thank Malfunctionz
Reviewed 23 January 2018

We enjoyed a very relaxing lunch in a rustic restaurant served by very friendly staff with an excellent wine to wash the lunch down. Would highly recommend a visit and if you visit tell, Bailey that the blond Irishman sent you.

Thank SouthCountyBoy
Reviewed 9 January 2018

We visited Crab Farm Winery for a family dinner on the night before my wedding. Crab Farm were super relaxed when the numbers changed as our group grew (I have a large family!) and placed us at some tables out under some trellises close to...More

1  Thank Ang P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 Main North Road | Bay View, Napier 4104, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: +64 6-836 6678
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