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Hunter's Garden Cafe - CLOSED

603 Rapaura Road, Blenheim 7241, New Zealand
+64 3-572 8803
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible12%
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“lunch” (14 reviews)
“salmon” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
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European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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603 Rapaura Road, Blenheim 7241, New Zealand
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11 - 20 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 17 February 2016

A beautiful setting for lunch or dinner with the seating outside catering for casual/seated dining both in sun & shade. The food & wine was excellent, and the service from the friendly staff wonderful. No other winery we visited this summer compared. Thank you for...More

Thank michelepT3836NV
HuntersWinesNZ, Manager at Hunter's Garden Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2016

WOW! A fantastic review - thank you! It is great to hear that you enjoy everything we strive to offer - great food and wine, friendly service and all in the garden of course. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 9 February 2016

Had a quick lunch. Loved the ambiance. A great time out for food after tasting of some nice wines from the next door cellar. Food was well presented with a great customer service.

Thank beeaam
HuntersWinesNZ, Manager at Hunter's Garden Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2016

Thank you for your great review! We're very happy to hear that you enjoyed visiting us along with the food and wine. We hope to see you back again one day soon.

Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

We very much enjoyed our lunch, excellent food in a beautiful setting. Serves were of just the right size for lunch and represented very good value. Very highly recommended.More

Thank TheDollar
HuntersWinesNZ, Manager at Hunter's Garden Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2016

Thank you for stopping by Hunter's Garden Cafe and for your excellent review. The garden is well maintained and looking great at this time of the year - we're pleased that you were able to enjoy it along with the food and wine. We hope...More

Reviewed 15 January 2016

We had dinner Here quite some time ago, we were a party of ten, 6 adults and 4 children, it was a lovely summer evening. The service was good and we very much enjoyed our meal.

Thank Ann281
HuntersWinesNZ, Manager at Hunter's Garden Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2016

Thank you for your review. Though now transformed into a cafe, we have the same great maître d' and new friendly staff. We hope to see you again one day to try our new cafe menu with great platters and more.

Reviewed 14 January 2016

Came here 2 years ago and the service was non existent Gave it another go 2 years later only to be told that they had to close early cos they had run out of food and milk In a prime tourist area a greater standard...More

Thank Wayne7777
HuntersWinesNZ, Manager at Hunter's Garden Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2016

We’re sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your visit to Hunter’s Garden Café. Since changing from a restaurant to a café last year we have had many happy visitors. Unfortunately we had a busy day with coffees and did indeed run out of...More

Reviewed 13 January 2016

We stopped in at this winery for lunch, the menu was basic ie macaroni cheese!, burgers - the service was friendly and the meal was delivered within a reasonable time. They only serve wine and beer, or soft drinks and coffee, nothing for those that...More

Thank Robynb131
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Granted we had a beautiful day, but even on an average one this garden would be a magic place to eat, & even on a rainy one there is covered outdoor seating. The food, service & obviously wine were all outstanding, would definitely return.

Thank Asinvari
HuntersWinesNZ, Manager at Hunter's Garden Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2016

Thank you for visiting us at Hunter's and for your wonderful review. Happy to hear that you were able to enjoy our beautiful Marlborough sunshine and the garden at the same time. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 6 January 2016

In an area with so many vineyards offering expensive lunches it was really good to find a variety of sensibly priced food, and well priced wines which locals can go too often without breaking the bank. Excellent outside, undercover and fully inside eating areas and...More

Thank Jennifer2611
HuntersWinesNZ, Manager at Hunter's Garden Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2016

Thank you for visiting Hunter's Garden Cafe and your great review. We're happy to hear to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and all that we offer. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 15 December 2015

Have been to Hunters many times over the years, now they only do lunch. Food always good, service friendly and wines excellent

Thank Handicap30
HuntersWinesNZ, Manager at Hunter's Garden Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2016

Thank you for visiting us again at Hunter's. We're pleased to hear you enjoy coming back and enjoying our wines and Garden Cafe. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

Great atmosphere comfortable & clean. Six adults shared a couple of platters & a couple of bottles of wine, superb...

Thank sonnz
HuntersWinesNZ, Manager at Hunter's Garden Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2016

Thanks for sharing your experience at Hunter's Garden Cafe. We're happy to hear you enjoyed our wines along with the platters on offer. We hope to see you again!

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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 603 Rapaura Road, Blenheim 7241, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim
  • Phone Number: +64 3-572 8803
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Hunter's Garden Cafe is closed! Thank you for your support.

Hunter's Garden Cafe is located in the original 1979 homestead at Hunter's Wines. The cafe's beautiful garden is meticulously maintained and makes for a wonderful setting. A covered veranda and indoor seating is also available. Hunter's Garden Cafe offers cheese, cold meats, homemade pate and hot smoked salmon platters, as well as other food options. Wine flights of all Hunter's Wines and a full drinks menu is also available. Our friendly staff will be sure to make your visit to Hunter's Garden Cafe a memorable one.
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