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Sunset Food and Wine

Sunset Food and Wine 4564 Hog Bay Rd, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5222, Australia
+61 8 8553 1378
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Sunset Food and Wine 4564 Hog Bay Rd, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5222, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our lunch was simply wonderful- perfectly in keeping with the natural surroundings of Kangaroo Island, using local produce and wines where suitable. The chef presents the flavours of each plate with a simplicity and a flair which comes from confidence, and superb technique. The waitstaff...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

This restaurant is beautifully situated on the side of a hill in the countryside with great water and sunset views looking out towards American River. It is located about 7 kilometres from Penneshaw, just over 50 klms from Kingscote and was 32 klms from our...More

2  Thank westy54
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Delicious locally sourced food and wine with a view of the ocean. Great service from the local staff.

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Thank h19chapman
Reviewed 28 April 2018

On a cool and blustery day it was a treat to be so well looked after in this delightful spot. Service friendly and efficient and the fish we had for lunch was perfect. Top spot with perfect view.

Thank pamwX277MQ
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Best night of fun, food and wine - and two brilliant chefs. All part of tasting Australia - and they did it on Kangaroo Island!

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Thank Mags2948
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

What a great place, not just in the service from the great team or the location, but the wine and food - the food was so fresh and just great - did I say great. Sashimi was sooooo great, the fish so fresh, the lamb...More

Thank tonypark50
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Had a really beautiful lunch sitting under the veranda overlooking American Beach. The food was delicious, the staff helpful and friendly and I’m looking forward to going back

Thank TaniaP01
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

After getting off the ferry a decent meal was my first order of business. Sunset Food and Wine (SFAW) was just the ticket! Excellent food, decent wine list and beautiful view. Fifteen minutes drive from the ferry. It was so good we hit this place...More

Thank ArtYogaFoodWine
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We were are large group (8 people) and were forced to have the set menu. We also have a couple of people with food allergies and dislikes which this menu did not work well with. Food was placed down to share but while they sort...More

Thank Cathy D
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Excellent food, stunning location and wonderful service. Fully recommend having the tasting menu, it was the best!!

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8 February 2017|
Response from John H | Reviewed this property |
9 November 2016|
Response from Cu V | Property representative |
Hi Bodylikebaywatch, Yes we certainly do cater for groups. we have a large deck area which could seat 35 comfortably. We also offer 2 or 3 course options. Email us at for further information
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$71
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 4:30 PM
11:30 AM - 4:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sunset Food and Wine 4564 Hog Bay Rd, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5222, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Kangaroo Island
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8553 1378
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​ Modern bistro with a focus on seafood and South Australian produce with ocean views.
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