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Looking for good food and wine between 11 - 3pm, visit Bushmere Estate.

This winery is 5 mins out of Gisborne township. Really nice food and a flight of 5 wines (wine... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Cambridge, New Zealand
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Great wines & hospitality

Finding a taxi in gisborne will be your biggest challenge. Once you do it’s a short, approximately... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Genoa, Nevada
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166 Main Road | RD1 Matawhero, Gisborne 4071, New Zealand
+64 6-868 9317
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This winery is 5 mins out of Gisborne township. Really nice food and a flight of 5 wines (wine tasting) was just prefect. Lovely atmosphere and friendly staff.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank RippeyCambNZ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Finding a taxi in gisborne will be your biggest challenge. Once you do it’s a short, approximately $30 NZ ride to Bushmere. It is well worth the effort and you will be greeted by delightful welcoming staff. We sample their wines with a platter of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PeggyNevada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for lunch and a wine tasting before that today. What an amazing experience with extremely helpful owners whose wine tasting left us wanting more. The quality of all of the wines was top notch and prices good, making them very good value especially...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GIllJill
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We popped in for a quick tasting on our way out of town. We stood at the bar and were guided through some wines by our knowledgeable host. It was well priced and we ended up buying a couple of bottles to take with us....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank vistasandvoyages
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing experience sampling some of the available wines with our meal from the light menu which was incredible. The whole experience was very memorable and quite an education learning about the various bottles to also walking the grounds and taking photos. Loved it so much...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tom C
Reviewed 13 January 2019

Popped in on Saturday morning for wine tasting. Met the owner who we spent about an hour with talking wine. We tasted around 12 great wines from the winery. Owner very knowledgeable on international blends! Was a real treat to find tasty wines from the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank KeithB3196
Reviewed 4 January 2019

Great wining and dining experience in beautiful surroundings. Caters for large parties with ease, or small family groups. Friendly staff and delicious selection on the menu.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank wtafiregirl69
Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic time trying various wines from the vineyard. Our host was quite knowledgeable and was able to answer all our questions. Great value for money.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank glamb36
Reviewed 20 December 2018 via mobile

Went here with my in laws, husband and 1.5 year old son for a wine tasting. Great value at $5 for 5 wines. Lovely setting, great service, beautiful outlook from the restaurant if you’re stopping for food.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank genns2013
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

We visited Bushmere Estate not knowing anything about Gisborne wines. A lady sat us down and explained all about the wines before presenting a few for tasting, and answering our questions as we went along. She was very friendly and helpful and even gave my...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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