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Cnr Fernhill Road & Richards Park Lane, Queenstown, New Zealand
442 5444
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Wine Bar, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cnr Fernhill Road & Richards Park Lane, Queenstown, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

When my wife and I travel, we want to find the community gems—and for us, in Queenstown on vacation from Chicago, VKnow is it. The experience was as if Danny and Lizzy invited us to their house for dinner. Danny made us feel at home...More

Thank Matt L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Lovely service , especially from a young man ( young teenager ) and comfy cheery atmosphere

Thank JEC15
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband said the venison (Fiordland wild) was the best he had ever had! My parfait dessert was particularly good (one of the best restaurant desserts I've had) and the Yukkies were fabulous! Everything else was good. Friendly atmosphere, owner Danny is very informative about...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our meal at Vknow. By far our best meal in Queenstown. The owners are passionate about food and wine and their enthusiasm seeps into your experience at the restaurant. Delicious dishes, great atmosphere and service. Highly recommend.

Thank CAC-68
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Had read a great review before coming to Queenstown and the restaurant/wine bar was a 2 minute walk from where we were staying. Called in to book for dinner later in the week, had a drink in the wine bar. Danny the owner was the...More

Thank Therese55
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Thought this place was great with a real local and friendly vibe. I had the Venison Risotto and the venison was cooked perfectly. Great wine list and friendly puppies make it feel like home. Must have dish: blue cheese and caramelised onion bread!

1  Thank Buzzer2015
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Don't miss this place, I have been here for Dinner about 5 times so far and never got disappointed, absolutely love the food and the service! The Mushroom Risotto is one of my favourites! Delicious Desserts also. Haven't been to a better place since in...More

Thank Katharina R
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Part of the reason we bought a house in Fernhill is the local restaurant VKnow! Danny and the team are fabulous, we've never had a bad meal, and they have a great wine list. We visit regularly either for a glass of wine and pizza...More

Thank Twinklin
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I am a regular visitor of Vknow restaurant. Purely because it is guaranteed that the food quality remains and the atmosphare is something on it's very own. You walk through that door and become a member of the family, no more and no less unless...More

Thank Baci1906
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

I come to Queenstown regularly for business and always try and visit v knows, the menu is great, the food is delicious and the atmosphere is nice and chilled. I had the gnocchi on Saturday night just gone and it was SO yum. I really...More

Thank jess b
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Restaurant Details

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Wine Bar, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Fernhill Road & Richards Park Lane, Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: 442 5444
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This is a 6-7 minute drive out of Queenstown in a residential area, but well worth it. The food is absolutely first rate, different from the usual tourist menu, served by one of the owners in afriendly, laid back but efficient manner while the other owner cooks - brilliantly! Very informal, unusual, relaxed, unpretentious atmosphere . Great wines, great food and excellent value for money. No views, but if you're concentrating on the food,wine and conversation who cares? Highly recommended.
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