We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Paddock to Plate

₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Bar, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Kitchener St | The Square, Martinborough 5711, New Zealand (Formerly Peppers Martinborough Hotel)
+64 6-306 8350
Website
Today
14:00 - 22:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Fri 14:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

21 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 20: English reviews
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

Ate here on our first night in Martinborough and definitely wasn't disappointed. Took a little while to order (was a bit busy), but once we did food came quickly and was absolutely incredible.

Helpful?
Thank Emilyberry7
Martinborough, New Zealand
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

this was my second time dining at the restaurant and i was once again very happy with the experience. Twenty locals dined in a beautiful private dining room on a Saturday evening - serving such a large group can be challenging - my food was excellent and i only heard good feedback from fellow diners. Service was friendly and efficient... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Nellybrown0
Level Contributor
65 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

We visited the restaurant as a group. The service was ok, everyone tried hard and meant well, but it lacked the fineness that you would have expected. The portion size of all the meals (entree and main) were more than generous but the general feeling among the group was that none really hit the mark in terms of quality. The... More 

Helpful?
Thank Flyingvisits
Martinborough, New Zealand
Level Contributor
20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Thought we would try this new restaurant with the new owners and new chefs, staff were friendly and polite and Nicky went the extra mile, we didn't have to wait long for our entrées or mains to come out, and we certainly wasn't rushed, we were there for the evening, Wills the head chef came out and spoke to the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Mish580531
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Level Contributor
24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2014

Breakfast selection was good and serving sizes made a great start to the day. Degustation menu well presented and tasty. Service was efficient and staff friendly. We both had steak which cooked perfectly.

Helpful?
Thank Cruiseclub
Australia
Level Contributor
90 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2013 via mobile

We dined here as part of our weekend stay. We had their Table d'Hote progressive dinner which was 4 courses - all amazing! To start was a 2 bread plate with 3 dipping sauces to share. Next was a spanakopita which was spinach & feta cheese pastry dish - light yet flavourful. Then a sorbet in between. For mains I... More 

Helpful?
Thank enzedwelly
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2013

This is a lovely venue with a great aspect over the central Martinborough square however I felt the service & process was not reflective of either the venue, or the pricing. There is no table service mid week as the restaurant is closed so you need to dine in the bar area. No problem with that really other than the... More 

Helpful?
Thank LoveFood201137
Auckland, New Zealand
Level Contributor
36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2010

Lunch 17 December 2010, meals (salads) where fine but the staff were cold and could smile…..you felt like you where there to serve them (there were 5 other people in the place, they weren't busy), finished our salads along with a drink each and left. Breakfast 18 December 2010, not much choice in Martinborough before 8am…..thought we would give the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Snudgie
Wellington, NZ
Level Contributor
229 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2010

Sadly since the fabulous chef left to go to Clooney's in Auckland, in 2008, this place has become rather ho-hum. Food is OK but very much bar food and there is no 'fine dining' experience to be had here anymore. Don't go on a rugby match day if you want to eat in peace! If you want a snack this... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Minkamonka
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2008

Peppers is special... great location in the little foodie town of Martinborough, old colonial hotel, the chef is phenomenal - anyone passing through the Wairarapa must book this month as he's off to Auckland!!! Excellent local produce, and a stunning local winelist to match (rare to find an 04 Pinot still around - I lapped a $73 bottle of Porters... More 

Helpful?
Thank A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook

Travellers who viewed Paddock to Plate also viewed

Martinborough, Wairarapa
 
Martinborough, Wairarapa
Martinborough, Wairarapa
 
Martinborough, Wairarapa
Martinborough, Wairarapa
 

Been to Paddock to Plate? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 72
Cuisine
Bar, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
14:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
14:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
14:00 - 22:00
Thursday
14:00 - 22:00
Friday
14:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kitchener St | The Square, Martinborough 5711, New Zealand (Formerly Peppers Martinborough Hotel)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wairarapa  >  Martinborough
  • Phone Number: +64 6-306 8350
Description
Serving fresh local produce with glutton and vegetarian options available. New ownership with new staff and environment. Going above and beyond for the best service in Martinborough. Reservations Suggested.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Paddock to Plate staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?