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Brancott Estate Cellar Door and Restaurant

$$ - $$$European, ,
180 Brancott Road | Blenheim, Blenheim 7272, New Zealand
+64 3-520 6975
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Wine Bar, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
180 Brancott Road | Blenheim, Blenheim 7272, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wonderful facility on a hill with breathtaking views over the vines. Small but excellent menu with wine pairings suggested for each item on the menu. Good service. You park at the bottom of the hill and a shuttle van took us up. When we finished...More

Thank jsdkoc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I already stayed for a business lunch and a wine tasting at this beautiful wine farm three years ago, this time I was travelling with my family and I decided to take them for lunch and enjoy the amazing views over the vineyards and the...More

Thank Stefano M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch on a cloudy day this week and could not be more complementary. We arrived at the same time as a bus of tourists and therefore the wine tasting area was very crowded, so we proceeded straight to our table for lunch. The...More

Thank LouLou22297701
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had oustanding lunch here, faultless food and wine. Service was very professionall and friendly. Party of 4, and we all thiroughly enjoyed every bite. Very good value for money, thank you Brancott Estate. 😄

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a table for lunch at the restaurant here really easily on line. Bookings were essential on new years day. We were able to have a wine tasting at our table before the meal. The food was excellent and the staff were very good.

Thank Louise K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What better way to enjoy the stunning view of the Brancott Estate then with a first class lunch of locally caught snapper, beautifully buttered new potatoes and asparagus. Highly recommended.

Thank Davyth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This winery has the best location and lovely wines. A good selection, which makes it easier to buy a great wine..to your taste. Lunch up at the winery could be good, but please make sure you book ahead.

Thank Travel_vita
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the letter wine .... Chef made the risotto Vegan for me✅ Upon arrive a van will pick you up from the parking area and take you up the hill to the restaurant. Very friendly staff.

Thank janjohnson241
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic experience! Went as a group of 6 adults and our 14 year old daughter. The NZ falcon is endangered - their numbers lower than the kiwi. The ladies from the trust were friendly, interesting, informative and so passionate about the falcon (Fern) who behaved...More

Thank TeamTommy1006
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic time due to the superb wine, the sublime vistas and the truly excellent service from the 5 staff we interacted with.

Thank Trailflix
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 Brancott Road | Blenheim, Blenheim 7272, New Zealand (Formerly Brancott Estate Heritage Centre)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim
  • Phone Number: +64 3-520 6975
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Discover the region’s premier wine experience at the home of the original Sauvignon Blanc. The Brancott Estate Cellar Door & Restaurant celebrates the history of Brancott Estate wines, at Brancott Vineyard, the site of the original Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc plantings.The spectacular Brancott Estate Cellar Door & Restaurant is one of Marlborough’s premier cellar doors with a restaurant offering majestic views over the region. On a typical clear day, visitors can see the North Island from the elevated site.Visitors can enjoy Cellar Door tastings and wine sales, Wine Tours, an informtaive AV presentation telling the story of the original Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc and a restaurant menu featuring seasonal, local produce.
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