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Auckland Fine Wine & Food Tours

36A Formby Avenue, Auckland Central, Auckland 1022, New Zealand
+64 21 626 529
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Great day of wine tasting!

Phil was an excellent guide, taking us on a full day tour of Waiheke Island. Knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Megan L
Great tour!

We had a very relaxed tour of Waiheke and some great wines! Thank you Phil for a great tour. Phil... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Hi! I'm Phil - a fourth generation New Zealander, wine writer and food fan who started Fine Wine Tours in 2000. As your personal guide, I can assure you of a highly memorable and enjoyable fun time - going behind the scenes of Auckland's premium wineries and exclusive food outlets. All tours include lunch with wine, complimentary mineral water and information pack.Contact me now - for the NZ food and wine experience of a lifetime!
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36A Formby Avenue, Auckland Central, Auckland 1022, New Zealand
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+64 21 626 529

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Phil was an excellent guide, taking us on a full day tour of Waiheke Island. Knowledgeable, friendly and professional. A great way to see some of the top boutique vineyard on the island.

Thank Megan L
Pipi16, Owner at Auckland Fine Wine & Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Megan, Thanks very much for the 5-Star review! It was a pleasure to host you to Waiheke Island and I'm so glad that you enjoyed the tour with me. Warm regards, Phil

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very relaxed tour of Waiheke and some great wines! Thank you Phil for a great tour. Phil is a great tour guide and his choices of locations and wineries was amazing.

Thank kathyk465
Pipi16, Owner at Auckland Fine Wine & Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Kathy, Thanks very much for taking time to post your great review! I was a pleasure to host you to Waiheke. And thanks so much for your postive comments about your tour. Warm regards, Phil

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I joined Phil's Volcano Coast & Country Market Tour. First, Phil gave us informative handouts on the wineries, wine and places to visit in Auckland. Because of heavy rain and strong wind, we skipped volcano walk. That was good for me since I initially thought...More

Thank Kyoko905
Pipi16, Owner at Auckland Fine Wine & Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Kyoko, Thanks very much for your detailed and positive review of your Auckland wine tour with me. It was a pleasure to show you some of our great wines and scenery. And so glad that you enjoyed the lunch at Soljans and the ice-cream!...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a half day tour of West Auckland vineyards. We found the tour great. Phil was very knowledgeable about wine and took us to vineyards that were a bit off the beaten track. The people at the vineyards all knew Phil which meant...More

Thank SusanMWatson
Pipi16, Owner at Auckland Fine Wine & Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Susan, Thanks very much for taking time to post your great review. So glad that you enjoyed the half day wine tour with me. Warm regards, Phil

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Phil is a great guide: knowledgeable, friendly and accommodating. He added a lot of value to the trip with commentary and advice.

Thank RandallThomas1
Pipi16, Owner at Auckland Fine Wine & Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Randall, Thanks very much for posting your review. It was a pleasure hosting you to the Kumeu wineries for the half day tour. Warm regards, Phil

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thank you for an excellent wine tour Phil, we had such a wonderful time! Couldn't be happier with the service and hospitality. We look forward to another tour with you when we visit Auckland in the future.

Thank SammyySam
Pipi16, Owner at Auckland Fine Wine & Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Samantha, My pleasure - so glad that you enjoyed the tour with me. Thanks for taking time to post your review. Hope to meet you again on tour! Warm regards, Phil

Reviewed 12 August 2017

We had the best time with Phil, he was very knowledge and easy to talk. we were treated to know about NZ wine coupled with a great wine tour. this was the perfect day. Phil is very funny, charming and knowledgeable. I would highly recommend...More

Thank Vini S
Pipi16, Owner at Auckland Fine Wine & Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

Hi Vini! Thanks very much for your great review and positive comments. I was my pleasure to show you both around Kumeu and introduce you to our historic wineries. Hope to catch up again soon. Kind regards and best wishes, Phil

Reviewed 3 July 2017

As part of our 10-day family tour of NZ, I booked a 1-day, wine-tour with Phil Parker to explore Waiheke Island in the Hauraki Gulf of Auckland. In the morning, we met Phil at the wharf and took the 20km ferry from the downtown Auckland...More

Thank Derek Z
Pipi16, Owner at Auckland Fine Wine & Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Hi Derek, Thanks very much for your great review. It was my pleasure to host your family to fabulous Waiheke Island! So glad that you all enjoyed the day with me experiencing some of your best wine, food and scenery. (It was also great to...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017

Phil met us (2 friends) at the pier and after a short ferry ride to Waiheke,took us wine tasting at 3 wineries,including a lovely lunch at Mudbrick vineyard. Had a great day (despite poor weather) and Phil was a very knowledgeable and entertaining host. Highly...More

Thank garymurphy2017
Pipi16, Owner at Auckland Fine Wine & Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Hi Gary, Thanks for taking time to post your great review. It was a pleasure hosting two Lions fans to Waiheke Island to taste some fab wines and food.I'm glad the rain didn't spoil your day! And a good result for the test series. :-)...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017

We were picked up from our accommodation by Phil and taken to Cable Bay for a beautiful lunch and a wine tasting. We were then taken to another two vineyards for tastings. All the while, Phil gave us information about Waiheke and about the wines...More

Thank Jane C
Pipi16, Owner at Auckland Fine Wine & Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Hi Jane, Thanks very much for taking time to write your fab review! So glad that you enjoyed the day on Waiheke with me. It was a pleasure hosting you to theTreasure Island of Waiheke on a stunning day. Warm regards, Phil

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