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Pegasus Bay Winery Restaurant

Stockgrove Road, RD 2 | RD 2, Waipara 7482, New Zealand
+64 3-314 6869
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
1 Apr 2017
26 Mar 2017
“Absolutely marvellous”
Closed Now
All hours
European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Stockgrove Road, RD 2 | RD 2, Waipara 7482, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Third visit to Pegasus,always around the time of our wedding anniversary. The food was incredible, wine always delicious, the service impeccable. Thank you again.

Thank wilkinsonfour
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Right from the prompt emailed response for a booking, we knew this would be an efficient restaurant and we were not disappointed. Arriving early as suggested, we enjoyed sampling and purchasing some of the delicious wines bottled by Pegasus Bay. Being a glorious day we...More

Thank Rosemary30
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

On the spur of the moment we thought we would try our luck for lunch. It was getting late and we were rewarded with a free table. We were very aware that this Winery is much lauded and it did not take long to ascertain...More

Thank NeilHBNZ
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Everything about this restaurant meets anyone's standard of excellence. Location, atmosphere, food, wines, and especially service. We think that this is the best service we have experienced anywhere in the world - take a bow Anna C. This was a special occasion for our family...More

Thank WingerJack
Reviewed 14 March 2017

From the buildings and garden, the wine tasting, knowledge of staff, food and wine matches to the superb personal attention of the wait staff (especially Janeena, sorry if spelling is wrong) we couldn't fault Pegasus Bay. Our group of friends who had travelled a fair...More

Thank ZQNtraveller
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This weeks special occasion meal was one of our better dining experiences. The food was beautifully prepared and presented. Fresh local ingredients, a good range to choose from and the little palate teaser between courses a nice touch. Service was smoothly unobtrusive and attentive, just...More

Thank Cilla333
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We visited the restaurant for a special end of honeymoon lunch today and unfortunately it didn't live up to expectations. The setting is lovely and we were seated by a friendly hostess. We both ordered a starter and a main with sides and a glass...More

Thank B1244
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We were part of an organised wine tour to Waipara Valley which included Pegasus. Their wines are amazing and the gardens and setting out of this world, worth going to see that alone. But our wine tour party suffered from what I can only perceive...More

Thank Steve A
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Visited with friends for lunch last week (bookings are essential !) and our afternoon was perfect The ambience of the restaurant and grounds is simply stunning, we were fussed over by attentive staff and made to feel very special and then the food.....!! and the...More

Thank Sianrob
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Without doubt the most welcoming and relaxing envrionment to enjoy remarkable food that deserves a fine wine. The concept of wine tasting on arrival greatly ads the decision of which fine wine to make the event memorable. One a fine day or even a cold...More

Thank Alexander M
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This Restaurant cooking soooo salty, and make me so sick, the wine so bad, I think the wine service to me was open overnight. This quality restaurant how can have 5 star?
1 May 2017|
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Response from NeilHBNZ | Reviewed this property |
I think you may have a case of mistaken restaurant identity; without a doubt this is one of the best winery restaurants in New Zealand. It is customary for wait staff to ask the question "is everything alright with your... More
Ronald A
It says you do Diners but it also says you shut at 5.00?
22 November 2016|
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Response from JillBond | Reviewed this property |
I think thet are only open for lunch. Suggest you email or ring them. They may have been affected by the recent earthquake so best ask them directly. Cheers Jill
hi i 'd like to visit pegasus bay (around 21/11/2015) but i have no car to rent. can i take intercity bus to visit there? or do you have any suggestion? i will stay in Christchurch. thank you
22 July 2015|
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Response from PegasusBayWinery | Property representative |
Hi Sorry for the delay in replying. The companys that bring tour groups out to the winery are Discovery Travel Christchurch and Canterbury Leisure Tours. Unfortunately I am unable to provide links to their websites in this... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stockgrove Road, RD 2 | RD 2, Waipara 7482, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Waipara
  • Phone Number: +64 3-314 6869
  • E-mail