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Port Phillip Estate

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Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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263 Red Hill Rd | Port Phillip Estate, Red Hill, Victoria 3937, Australia
+61 3 5989 4444
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11:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 17:00
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Brisbane, Australia
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Setting lovely, view incredible over vineyard, lake and out to ocean. Restaurant interior equally as nice, food very good. Young waitress tried very hard and perhaps a little overwhelmed with business on the day. Perhaps some more support to the inexperienced staff might have been good. Overall a very nice dining experience.

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1 Thank 2016GJ
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173 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really dislike leaving a bad review but the service we received on 9 April needs to be mentioned so they can up their game. Our booking was for an anniversary lunch and despite feeling unwell as I had migraine we decided to not cancel and hubby would enjoy a meal and I would enjoy the view (which was lovely... More 

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Gold Coast, Australia
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here to try the wine and found the staff not very helpful until they found out we wanted to buy then they came a bit more interested in us. By that point I was a bit over it and just wanted to get my wine and go. The wine well that was very nice and we did take some... More 

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Thank Phil8361
Melbourne, Australia
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59 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sublime experience in an unbeatable atmosphere, the service, the sound, the view and the food could not be better, wonderful time in family. The food was really good but not spectacular, a bit easy. The building itself deserve a mention, fantastic architecture perfectly integrated in the landscape. The winery is fantastic.

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Thank Pappapopo
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to have a 2 night stay at Port Phillip Estate. Every element was first class , The View, the building , the wine tasting , taking advantage of a 25% discount offered for staying in house. Food was great , the Breakfast was fresh and local produce was quality . Staff were a little prickly at... More 

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Thank DownunderBob
Melbourne, Australia
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attended Sunday lunch as was quite surprised for the reasons as follow: 5 stars for the design and build very impressive, Staff actually did a great job, keep in mind it is a country winery so dont expect the sharp service you receive at a 5 star establishment. The food was served quickly which was good they were very busy.... More 

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Thank Voltare
Melbourne, Australia
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186 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were guests at a friends wedding and it was a great venue. Wedding ceremony on the veranda with views over the vineyard and towards the bay. Inside the bistro and bar areas are pretty cool, funky and functional and pretty good staff!

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Thank 9to5explorer
Sydney, Australia
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not only is the cellar door and restaurant a truly unique architectural wonder the staff are sincerely amazing and passionate about the region and their wine. A credit to the manager to have such energetic people that make the experience and the wine is pretty good too! The very best Pinot Noir in the region. Far superior to Ten Minutes... More 

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Thank SpuzSydney
Melbourne, Australia
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86 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The food is always good here, pricey but good. The wine tasting is lovely and gives you a little taste of things to come and things to order. Always enjoyed my visits here.

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Thank BigH61
London, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

This looked a very stylish cellar door and restaurant building. Once inside there were lovely views from large windows overlooking some of the vines that make up this estate. We were there for tasting their wines, for which there was a reasonable $5 charge. A limited number of wines was available for tasting but the list seemed to be representative.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$69 - US$117
Cuisine
Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Monday
11:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 17:00
Thursday
11:00 - 17:00
Friday
11:00 - 17:00
Saturday
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 263 Red Hill Rd | Port Phillip Estate, Red Hill, Victoria 3937, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Mornington Peninsula  >  Red Hill
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5989 4444
Description
James Halliday's Winery of the Year 2012 and one of the most exciting wine destinations in Australia. This award wining contemporary architectural landmark with monumental limestone rammed earth wall, soaring timber ceilings and panoramic views over undulating vineyards and the sea is home to Kooyong and Port Phillip Estate Wines.Awarded a chef's hat in the Age Good Food Guide 2012, the Dining Room at Port Phillip Estate is a refined space offering exceptional food and wine. The space extends to an expansive outdoor timber deck taking advantage of the sweeping vineyard and coastal views. Simon West’s contemporary cuisine offers a modern take on the classics, celebrating cool climate seasonal produce at its best. The Cellar Door with its bold architecture and elegant tasting bar is the heart of Port Phillip Estate. The Cellar Door Bistro offers a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, the food is inspired by French provincial classics with a modern touch.

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