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Melton Estate

££ - £££, , Gluten Free Options
502 Weedons Ross Road | West Melton, West Melton 7675, New Zealand
+64 3-347 4968
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good19%
  • Average14%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible17%
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Wine Bar, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
502 Weedons Ross Road | West Melton, West Melton 7675, New Zealand
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Phoned the restaurant and booked lunch at 12.30 for three people. After the message the answer phone repeated their opening hours. Thursday to Sunday 10am to 5pm. We drove from the eastern side of Christchurch out to West Melton and found the place closed. The...More

Thank Bessie150
Tracy C, Owner at Melton Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Over last weekend we were away on holiday and the restaurant was closed for that weekend. I would like to apologize for not getting back to the phone message prior to your visit. We elected not to have a notice on the front door advising...More

Reviewed 7 July 2017

My wife and I went for lunch with another couple. We had previously had the platter and found it to be tasty and good value, but things appear to have changed. The platter was "Asian inspired" and simply wasn't to our taste at all. There...More

Thank GruntaNZ
Management response:Responded 24 July 2017

Thank you for taking time to review our restaurant. As the manager I always ask for feed back from our customers when we are starting a new menu and introducing our new chefs creations. I am sorry you were not able to let me know...More

Reviewed 25 April 2017

A quaint spot in a picturesque setting, lovely wines and the food was pretty good, top marks for their pav dessert with berry sauce. The service was nothing short of excellent, it seemed to be a Tracy show who was everywhere and never seemed to...More

Thank Punit M
Management response:Responded 27 April 2017

Thank you for your kind words. We are happy you/family and friends enjoyed celebrating a special wedding day at Melton Estate. I'm glad you loved our food and especial the homemade pav nests with berry coulis. We welcome you back again to enjoy our fine...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017

My Daughter got married at this venue and right from the start found the venue pristine and the staff and owner provided great service. Nothing was too much trouble.Wine was of excellent quality and price.More

Thank GrantAKekerengu
Management response:Responded 1 April 2017

Thank you for sharing your day with us at Melton Estate. We enjoy helping to create a special day for our bridal couples, family and friends to remember for years to come. We welcome your return to enjoy great wine and food with family/friends for...More

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We went to Melton Estate for a wine tasting as part of a tour, and had three wines with three tiny pieces of Australian cheese (it was supposed to be a wine and cheese tasting, but the portion size might not have been the winery's...More

Thank ToTravelIsBrilliant
Management response:Responded 5 April 2017

Thank you for Choosing to visit Melton Estate as part of your Cruise ship day tour. The Farm Cheese and Wine Tasting tour you have chosen includes and hour with Melton Estate with me giving you a talk about our Estate and our wines while...More

Reviewed 14 February 2017

We attended a wedding reception at the Melton Estate and found the staff excellent. They were friendly professional and attentive. The venue is very nice. Unfortunately the meal was a little boring.More

Thank brianandtts
Management response:Responded 15 February 2017

Thank you for coming to Melton Estate to celebrate your friends wedding. We are pleased you enjoyed your experience and found our staff attentive and professional. Our couples choose what menu options and food they want depending often on there budget and what they want/like....More

Reviewed 1 February 2017

We waited hour and half for our meal. Surprized that the mains only had meat no garnish (they were not cheap)

Thank 1008noel
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at the winery and it was nice. The food was good although the menu was quite limited.the staff were accommodating in allowing a change in two of the mains. All in all the food and service were good. The restaurant is very...More

Thank Praxmeyer
Management response:Responded 31 January 2017

Thank you for coming to Melton Estate for lunch. We are only too happy to accommodate changes in our menu to suit dietary requirement. We pride ourselves in fresh local produce that is cooked from scratch so any changes can be accommodated. We welcome you...More

Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Lunch was booked at 1pm, for 6 our orders were taken around 1:30 and food was brought to table about 2:10pm. My cider was barely cold, waitresses were continually apologising saying that they were busy. We finished our first course at 2:40pm, did not bother...More

Thank Hjenjoy
Management response:Responded 30 January 2017

Thank you for coming to Melton Estate. We are sorry you did not enjoy your experience with us on this day. Unfortunately I was busy with 2 cruise ship tour groups to oversea the finer points of the day. We did found that two of...More

Reviewed 20 January 2017

Went there for a bite of lunch. I had read a review in the paper and cut out the picture of the bottle to remind me that hubby wanted to take me there. We arrived just as a couple of buses were about to leave,...More

Thank Monika T
Management response:Responded 30 January 2017

Thank you for taking time to write your review. We are happy you enjoyed your experience. We would welcome you back again soon.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$26
Wine Bar, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Validated Parking, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 502 Weedons Ross Road | West Melton, West Melton 7675, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  West Melton
  • Phone Number: +64 3-347 4968
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