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Dudley Cellar Door

1153 Willoughtby Road | 12km from Penneshaw, Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5222, Australia
+61 8 8553 1333
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Go for the view...

The view is amazing (as are the number of people taking photos of it!). It can be a bit cool on the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
TravellerKRH
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Adelaide, Australia
Beautiful views, delicious food, great service

We drove from Vivonne bay and it was definitely worth the drive. Excellent customer service... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alice F
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Dudley's cliff-top Cellar Door is situated on Kangaroo Island's stunning North Coast, just a few minutes drive from the Ferry Terminal in Penneshaw. Open 10am-5pm daily. Taste handcrafted K.I. wines in a spectacular location while enjoying a gourmet K.I. pizza or platter. Browse through our exquisite range of wool and natural fibre clothing, K.I. produce and artworks. Coffee and beer also available.
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1153 Willoughtby Road | 12km from Penneshaw, Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5222, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The view is amazing (as are the number of people taking photos of it!). It can be a bit cool on the balcony if it's windy so take a jacket. The food was fine, but if your'e a vegetarian your only options are a cheese...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove from Vivonne bay and it was definitely worth the drive. Excellent customer service (friendly, attentive, approachable, knowledgeable), unique K.I. wine (very different from the rest of SA wine), delicious food (the whiting pizza melts in your mouth) and beautiful views with great wines...More

Thank Alice F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had some time to kill on our final day on the island before the ferry. We were pleased to have made it to the Dudley Cellar Door. The service we received from Ray initially during our tasting, and later from Emily during our sale...More

Thank Natasha G
Heidi B, Manager at Dudley Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review. Glad your experience with the staff was top notch.....and of course the view helps too. Cheers!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the winery for a tasting of wines and the renowned lunch. As a wine enthusiast, we went through the tasting flights of whites, rose and reds. For me the Porky Flat was an amazing wine at retail $AUS 38.00. However, apart from the...More

Thank Ian W
Heidi B, Manager at Dudley Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your honest review. Our quirky pizzas are talked about and many come here just for them. Sorry you were disappointed in your option on the day however I'm glad you found the Porky Flat Shiraz a memorable wine. Cheers!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely afternoon at Dudley's. The winery is in an excellent location with an amazing view from the patio. We were lucky enough to get a seat right on the edge so we could overlook the scenery whilst eating. It was pretty busy when...More

Thank Stephanie V
Heidi B, Manager at Dudley Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. Your right about the WIFI......works so well here you can access the internet to make reviews about us easily! Appreciate you highly recommending us. Hopefully you may come and visit us again in the future. Cheers!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for lunch on the recommendation of friends. We tried their 'Bubbly' which was very nice .We sat out on the balcony and were stunned by the view . We were particularly impressed by their pizzas which were different to the norm .First...More

Thank veronicaconley
Heidi B, Manager at Dudley Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review. Glad you enjoyed your experience when visiting. We describe many of our menu items as "yum" too! Cheers!

Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

We spent a very lovely afternoon at Dudley's. The view from the outside patio is wonderful and there's a really nice atmosphere. The wines didn't really do it for us. They are definitely the drinkable, approachable kind but nothing bold. Still worth a visit, lovely...More

Thank ScotchAndSuits
Heidi B, Manager at Dudley Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Thank you for your honest review. Certainly the best time of the year to be sitting out on our deck enjoying the view with a glass of wine and one of our gourmet pizzas. Cheers!

Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This is a must do on Kangaroo Island. The staff are so friendly, the wines are good, the food is beautiful...... but the view.....it’s breathtaking! Best time to visit is in the afternoon when the sun shines on the coast of mainland Australia opposite. Sit...More

Thank Therese1212
Heidi B, Manager at Dudley Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Wow.....such a great description of your visit. You are spot on, late afternoon is a lovely time to be relaxing and checking out the view. We certainly appreciate it! Cheers!

Reviewed 10 November 2017

Just off the ferry looking for a snack we found Dudley- we were never going to eat there, we had just arrived! But we entered we saw the view, we tasted the wine and we had to lunch! And we were not disappointed. All our...More

Thank Vicki E
Heidi B, Manager at Dudley Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Delighted you were delighted! Common problem here....come for a quick visit and it is really hard to leave! Thank you for your lovely review. Cheers!

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

On the recommendation of a friend we stopped by to try the wines. What a great view with quite good ambience , unfortunately the wines were quite disappointing . By South Australian standards both the Whites and Reds leave a lot to be desired, well...More

Thank Ray B
Heidi B, Manager at Dudley Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Thank you for your honest review. We do a range of currently 13 wines that suit all sorts of palates and several of our wines have won awards in national shows and have received excellent write ups from wine media. Feedback from our customers is...More

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