MUST-VISIT WINERY RESTAURANTS
CRAGGY RANGE, HAWKE’S BAY
Impressive architecture and a stunning location at the base of Te Mata Peak. Great wines and delectable, uber-local fare.
TE AWA WINERY, HAWKE’S BAY
A relaxed, rustic vibe in beautiful grounds for alfresco lunches. Stunning food based around seasonal, local produce. Cellar door offers Te Awa, Leftfield, Vidal and Esk Valley wines.
AMISFIELD BISTRO, CENTRAL OTAGO
The ex-Noma (Copenhagen) sous-chef is now foraging local produce to create food that is as beautiful as it is delicious. With superb wines, it’s destination dining at its best.
MT DIFFICULTY, CENTRAL OTAGO
Relax with great food and wine overlooking the gorgeous Bannockburn scenery. Walk off the excesses on the nearby historic Sluicings track.