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Ransom Winery

46 Valerie Close, Warkworth 0983, New Zealand
+64 9-425 8862
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Wonder cafe/restaurant in lovely surroundings

We stopped of as part of a birthday celebration for lunch. The 3 of us shared a platter and I... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2016
Wellington, New Zealand
What a wonderful place to have lunch!

We stopped at this winery on our way to Kerikeri and what a pleasant surprise. My two daughters and... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2016
Susan C
Surrey, Canada
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  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“breads” (4 reviews)
46 Valerie Close, Warkworth 0983, New Zealand
+64 9-425 8862
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Reviewed 29 January 2016

We stopped of as part of a birthday celebration for lunch. The 3 of us shared a platter and I would say it is the best lunch patter we have ever had. No too much of a focus on meat and cheese but you could...More

Thank lorraineg6
Reviewed 2 January 2016

We stopped at this winery on our way to Kerikeri and what a pleasant surprise. My two daughters and I had a lovely lunch. The food was amazing and the wine exceptional. This was our first taste of New Zealand and we were spoiled so...More

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Everything was great: the wines (i loved that you could compose your own flight) the platter (absolutely delicious olive oil by the way) and the view sitting outside in the sun overlooking the ranks, in sum: perfect!

2  Thank Alexandra B
Reviewed 25 July 2015

From the moment you walk in there is a welcoming feeling to this winery. The dining area is open to the great outdoors but can be protected from wind or rain as required. The lunch was sharing platters which were delicious and worked well with...More

1  Thank Jorneyman
Reviewed 13 July 2015

i visited Randsom Winery last Sunday with my parents-in-law and they well behaved border collie. They were very accomodating, seating us at the outside table on the outside deck to allow our dog to enjoy the experience with us. We tasted the wines first to...More

Thank BlamboNZ
Reviewed 20 May 2015

My husband had had a tough week at work, and it was time to get him away from Auckland and the jobs that always need doing around our property. I had visited 'Ransom' with friends a couple of weeks ago and decided this was to...More

1  Thank bushbabe2013
Reviewed 26 April 2015

So after poodling around Matakana, the family figured it'd be rude not to have a wine on ANZAC day to remember the fallen, we had driven past their sign many times. But decided we'd pull in. We were glad we did, a great tasting was...More

Thank Adam G
Reviewed 29 March 2015 via mobile

We visited the Ransom Winery today for a late lunch and it was perfect! We had such great service and started with a wine tasting flight of 6 wines which was insightful and beautiful. Loved the Chardonnay and Albariño. From there we sat outside for...More

Thank mckje885
Reviewed 23 March 2015

Beautiful food and beautiful wines in a beautiful setting. Simple really. I am sure lots of people have thought about stopping on the drive north. Well just do it, you wont regret it.

Thank Hujazo
Reviewed 2 March 2015

We loved our experience at Ransom Winery, sharing a delicious platter of gourmet foods (sourced locally) and enjoying a "flight" of wine. My husband and I were each able to select 5 wines to try, which were served in a row of glasses. They were...More

Thank Maria C
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