Our lunch stops were much more memorable than our dinners but to be fair, Wairau River Wines and Saint Clair Family Estate Vineyard Kitchen had set the standards really high.
Having lunch at a winemaker’s restaurant never disappointed, but dining in a vineyard setting makes the experience much more special.
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Rae’s Restaurant offers a seasonally changing menu of modern Australian cuisine, which can be paired with wine produced by the estate itself. The views are amazing too.
If you’re the sort whose faith revolves around good food and drink, then Hop Temple might just be your place of worship.
You’ll want to take your time at this restaurant, because the food and view are spectacular.