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Hickinbotham Winery

££ - £££, ,
194 Nepean Hwy | Melways 160 K2, Dromana, Victoria 3936, Australia
+61 3 5981 0355
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good25%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (2 reviews)
“pork belly” (2 reviews)
“calamari” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Australian, Wine Bar, Bar, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
194 Nepean Hwy | Melways 160 K2, Dromana, Victoria 3936, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a beautiful lunch here today. Their bread / oil is lovely and our meals were very tasty. Staff are always friendly here and it’s enjoyable to sit in or out listening to live music

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time here and was pleasantly surprised. The venue is a bit dated but the staff were friendly and good service. 4 adults and 2 kids adults shared a variety of dishes, the calamari was a stand out. The kids meals were also tasty. Good...More

Thank fionashelag
Reviewed 30 December 2017

We've been coming here for years and each year the menus change but the atmosphere and quality remain. It's a fun Sunday afternoon out listening to music with a beer paddle or a nice wine, or alternatively a good big family lunch in both summer...More

Thank magchick
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Had a party of 11. We had a great meal here. Calamari was lovely. Lamb was even better. Service was great. Very friendly and they were very very busy. But still had time to give you great service. 10/10 from me. We will be back...More

Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic time at hickinbotham winery today for our Christmas lunch the food was Fanta fantastic the service even better Live music fine wine and great beers

Thank b16del
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Good wines & live music but we felt the kids area was very over rated. They have an outside area but all it had was a dirty hut infested with loads insects crawling in and on it.

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

What was supposed to be a lovely lunch ended up being a frustrating experience all round. It took over 20 minutes for our drinks to come then 45 minutes for our meals and with hungry children that is a very long wait and the meals...More

2  Thank MissKTaylor
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Sunday lunch in the winter sun, drinking nice wine and tasting some craft beers while listening to a quite good band. Could not have asked for more.

Thank BigBadTone
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We decided to go for a light lunch at Foxeys Hangout. After waiting over half hour for a snack walked out and headed for Hickinbotham winery and brewery nearby. It was wonderful: real down to earth welcome, great choice of wines and beers and anything...More

1  Thank Lee M
Andrew H, Manager at Hickinbotham Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thanks so much for your support. We always try not to encourage this tripe, but it seems we are all in the same boat. Onward and upward!

Reviewed 5 August 2017

One of the view wineries that I have been too recently, that is not pretentious, overpriced, is comfortable, great food and excellent service! Four friends booked in close to open fire...Aahh! We chose the five course meal with wine of our choice. Before this, went...More

Thank Carrolyn M
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Lynn J
7 November 2016|
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Response from E4841TDandrewh | Property representative |
Hi You can see our menu online under the restaurant banner The (V) symbols beside the dish indicates vegetarian. Thanks,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Australian, Wine Bar, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 194 Nepean Hwy | Melways 160 K2, Dromana, Victoria 3936, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Mornington Peninsula  >  Dromana
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5981 0355
  • E-mail
Rustic and unpretentious. An authentic working winery. All wines and beers are made on site and all food is prepared fresh from local ingredients. Cobblestone floor means dress appropriately. Outdoor eating options in Summer months. Children must be supervised by adults.
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