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Superior wine and food

Crittendens is a favored destination for those visiting the Mornngton Peninsula. Dromana is a good... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jeffry B
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Melbourne, Australia
Best wine tasting experience ever!!

My husband and I visited Crittenden Estate today to taste their wine - we were seated at a table... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Emmyrosie
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Kilsyth, Australia
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Crittenden Estate is one of the oldest family owned and operated wineries on the Mornington Peninsula. We are a family run business who are passionate about creating quality cool climate wine with integrity, passion and honesty. Our recently...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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25 Harrisons Rd, Dromana, Victoria 3936, Australia
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+61 3 5987 3800
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Crittendens is a favored destination for those visiting the Mornngton Peninsula. Dromana is a good day trip, it's just over an hour from Melbourne's Eastern Suburbs The food is good but may not justify the prices sought. Also, the practice of sitting visitors at a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited Crittenden Estate today to taste their wine - we were seated at a table and asked to choose 8 wines to taste - while we were choosing we were given a taste of their sparkling wine. Such a lovely experience...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Great tastings in a lovely outdoor courtyard. Lovely lunch in the restaurant. Great views. Would recommend!

Thank Grace137
Zoe C, Manager at Crittenden Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review Grace! We certainly hope to welcome you back again. All the best, Zoe.

Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

The winery is so beautiful and the seated tasting was really great. Our host Melissa was so awesome; her knowledge is really thorough and she created a really relaxed atmosphere. Her customer service is brilliant and we really appreciated how friendly she was.More

Thank Flobes
Zoe C, Manager at Crittenden Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Hello Flobes, Thank you so much for your lovely feedback and review. It's so great to know you enjoyed our winery and seated tasting experience. Lovely to hear as well that Melissa looked after you so well, we'll definitely pass onto her your kind words,...More

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

We had a brilliant time at the winery doing a tasting. Vanessa was a brilliant hostess who made the journey even more brilliant 😍

Thank Stuart C
Zoe C, Owner at Crittenden Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

Thanks Stuart for your review! Wonderful to hear you enjoyed your wine tasting and that you were well looked after by Vanessa. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Many thanks, Zoe

Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Can’t fault this beautiful winery... the food, service, grounds, scenery & wines were amazing! We loved every moment of the experience & will be back. Such a beautiful day spent 💜More

Thank Sonija K
Zoe C, Owner at Crittenden Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Thank you so much sonijaklijnsma for your lovely review. It's wonderful to know you enjoyed your visit to Crittenden Estate and to hear how much you enjoyed our wines too. The team really appreciate the feedback, especially on all of the elements of your visit....More

Reviewed 4 June 2018

Tasting wines is an experience - and the welcome, the service and the atmosphere set the value of that experience ahead of sipping the first drop. Crittenden was by far our best stop around the wineries. Vanessa served us and was friendly, knowledgeable and made...More

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Zoe C, Owner at Crittenden Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Hello Anwil51, thank you so much for your amazing review. We work really hard to for our wine tasting to be an experience our guests enjoy that allows them to learn about the wines in relaxed way, with time to taste and compare. The way...More

Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Went out for a tasting and really enjoyed some nice wines. It’s has a beautiful setting with very nice staff. Worth a visit.

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Zoe C, Owner at Crittenden Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Hello Oilersfan1, Many thanks for your review. It's wonderful to hear you enjoyed our wines and that our staff looked after you. We look forward to welcoming you back again. All the best.

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful tasting of exceptional wines served by the amazing Melissa! Beautiful Pinot Noir and fresh Pinot Grigio in such a lovely setting. You can sit and enjoy the tasting at a table, the bar or in the sunshine. Generous pourings and great...More

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Zoe C, Owner at Crittenden Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Hello joshjlacey, thank you so much for taking the time to provide your review and recommendation, we really appreciate it! It's been great to know you had such a great wine tasting experience at our Wine Centre and of course, enjoyed the wines too. We...More

Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

This is the perfect weekend getaway. Super private, you access the villa on your own. The fire place was great. The view of the lake and surrounds was great stunning. The restaurant on site had a great atmosphere and the food was delicious.More

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Zoe C, Owner at Crittenden Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Bozzosup thank you for providing such a lovely review on your stay at Lakeside Villas at Crittenden. We'll make sure to pass on your review to Linda who runs the villas. Wonderful to hear you enjoyed the whole experience too, from the villas to the...More

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