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Maximilian's Restaurant & Cellar Door

Main Street, Verdun, South Australia 5245, Australia
+61 8 8388 7777
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  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Main Street, Verdun, South Australia 5245, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were recommended to try the tasting menu by the waiting staff & we are so glad we did. You get 6 courses to share, 1 x starter, 3 x entree, 1 x main & 1 x dessert. Each course was cooked to perfection &...More

Thank Dazza857
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with 8 adults and 2 babies. Staff could not have been more accommodating on a very busy Saturday afternoon. We chose to go with the 'chefs choice'. Best food we had on our visit to South Australia. The golf was an added extra

Thank Judy L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my 4 month old son, staff were excellent and accommodating, ensuring I was seated in a quiet location. They interacted with my son when he was awake, talking and playing, helping to keep the smile on his face. Smoked trout and pork...More

Thank atentye
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What and enjoyable experience – all started by the friendly and excellent service – “nothing is too much trouble”. This restaurant caters for a gluten free diet with the staff ensuring that each dish selected will be suitable and offering to see if a selected...More

Thank Hans L
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

The Adelaide Hills are beautiful and just a moment out of town so if you are visiting Adelaide and have an opportunity be sure to take a drive into the Hills. And when you do I would recommend Maximilian's. This is a style of restaurant...More

Thank Bunburyoz
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Just 20 minutes from Adelaide in the beautiful Adelaide Hills near Hahndorf Maximilians is a well established restaurant set in its own vineyard Sidewood. A choice of 2, 3 or “feed me” options for lunch offers a well balanced selection. All courses we had were...More

Thank Intrepidtraveller333
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Being new to the hills, I must say we were very happy to find this gem. Food was delicious, we will be back.

Thank claire87898
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here with a group of 4 of us as part of a wine tour in the hills. It was a lovely spring day. We LOVED the food (had the share menu) which is good value and delicious. The sirloin was fabulous in...More

1  Thank Jane A
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We had a really lovely long Sunday lunch at Maximilian's recently. Lovely ambience and views. Leanne looked after us superbly and all 8 of us enjoyed our food greatly. The restaurant catered well for our various dietary requirements, and went to considerable trouble. They made...More

Thank 736Adelaide
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We went to Maximilians for lunch and sat on deck with fantastic views and great weather. The geese and golf were good entertainment. We had the 2 course special and the food was AMAZING!! Generous serves and fine dining.

Thank Gerts40
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Verdun, South Australia 5245, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide Hills  >  Verdun
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8388 7777
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An iconic restaurant, Maximilian's provides a quintessential Adelaide Hills experience. Nestled amongst vineyards, the heritage homestead built in 1851 provides cosy romantic corners, big open fires, lush dining and private function rooms. Only 12 minutes from the toll gate, Maximilian's is a complete celebration of one of Australia's most significant food & wine regions including Sidewood Tasting Rooms and exceptional wine list.
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