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The Shed Te Motu

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Casual, garden-to-plate eating in a relaxed vineyard setting.
US$10 - US$25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
European, New Zealand, International
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I wish i could give The Shed a 10. 11 of us had Lunch there on Valentine’s day, i am without words, the food was spectacular. The potato dumplings in gorgonzola sauce was, without a doubt, the very best thing i’ve ever eaten, the pate,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Robboaussie
RoryDunleavy, Manager at The Shed Te Motu, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Wow. I just wanted to thank you for your very kind words. Hearing feedback like this makes it all worthwhile!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a little wait but then got the most fantastic lunch, from lamb to fish and finishing off with an amazing desert incorporating flowers and herbs in all colors.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Katharina19
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went wine tasting before having lunch at the shed. Wine is good. $20 to taste 5 reds (free if you spend more than $70 on wine).Would have been nice to have done the wine tasting with lunch though. Food was great. Designed to be shared....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Kalm283
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The best place to have lunch on Waiheke Island is the The Shed at Te Motu Winery! We sat outside in a lovely garden overlooking the vineyard. The food was innovative, fresh, packed with flavour and beautifully presented. The complimentary bread & olive oil and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank KiwiKaza
Reviewed 6 January 2019

The four of us had a fantastic lunch at “The Shed” Te Motu this week. At the time of booking we requested a table outside. Fortunately it was a stunning day on Waiheke when we were there so we could enjoy our lunch outside in...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 17 December 2018

We partner and I had a beautiful meal here earlier this year. The food was amazing, and the quantity was just right. We will definitely be returning

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank KiwiTraveller43
Reviewed 5 December 2018

There was four of us on the night we went to The Shed and we all enjoyed our dishes, from Start to finish. Highly recommend. The presentation was great and everything was cooked to perfection.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lynda D
Reviewed 5 December 2018

We had lunch here on the patio after our wine tasting. Originally we did not have a booking but one of the staff members ran over to the restaurant and made one for us so we could have lunch here after our wine tasting. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RudyPie
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

Absolutely lovely. From the moment I walked in the staff treated me as if I were their friend, we got great recommendations for wine and food. A beautiful long lunch with friends and a wonderful place for sharing exceptional food and wine. Planning my next...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Passenger12469246822
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

My partner and I had an absolutely beautiful and delicious lunch at Te Motu, and was our first sit down lunch as part of our honeymoon. The service was amazing, very attentive to needs and clearing up, and went above and beyond giving us something...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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16 December 2015|
Response from Katemandeno | Property representative |
Hi Gabrielle, If you could email or call us on 09 372 6884 that is the best way to make a booking. Cheers
Richard B
31 October 2015|
Response from Katemandeno | Property representative |
Hi Richard, Te Motu is about 15 minutes drive from the Matiatia ferry dock. There are also buses that run here regularly. Cheers
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