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Glenfalloch Restaurants

) #7 of 275 Restaurants in Dunedin $$ - $$$ , European,
430 Portobello Road | Macandrew Bay, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 644 761 006
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Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
New Zealand, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
430 Portobello Road | Macandrew Bay, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed 8 June 2017

The restaurant is set in beautiful woodland gardens overlooking Otago harbour; these are well worth visiting on their own. The drive from Dunedin is along the harbourside and plenty of parking is available at Glenfalloch. The restaurant itself is spacious with a large open fire...More

Thank David T
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Public Relations Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kia ora and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We really appreciate your fantastic feedback and are so pleased you had such a great experience– Glenfalloch Restaurant is a wonderful place and we are very proud of our team. We...More

Reviewed 27 May 2017

We have been fortunate to have a lovely night at Glenfalloch. Superb food from "trust the chef" menu. Gorgeous presentation. Fresh flowers, fire, warm atmosphere, excellent service... Thank you very much!More

Thank gardenessadunedin
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Public Relations Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kia ora and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We really appreciate your fantastic feedback and are so pleased you had such a great experience– Glenfalloch Restaurant is a wonderful place and we are very proud of our team. We...More

Reviewed 25 May 2017

Food here was amazing, couldn't fault the food or the service. Venue is situated in beautiful gardens.More

Thank Dunnersfireman64
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Public Relations Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kia ora and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We really appreciate your fantastic feedback and are so pleased you had such a great experience– Glenfalloch Restaurant is a wonderful place and we are very proud of our team. We...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Such a beautiful day to visit a beautiful place ! Had a lovely lunch and afternoon tea at the perfect table corner! Meet a beautiful and friendly lady who's owned the place ! Everything just is amazing !More

Thank jojopan66
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Public Relations Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kia ora and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We really appreciate your fantastic feedback and are so pleased you had such a great experience– Glenfalloch Restaurant is a wonderful place and we are very proud of our team. We...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

If you get the chance to have the chefs choice menu do it. We had 5 courses $59 each but well worth it. Lovely food great venue.More

Thank Kartonfamily
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Public Relations Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kia ora and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We really appreciate your fantastic feedback and are so pleased you had such a great experience– Glenfalloch Restaurant is a wonderful place and we are very proud of our team. We...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Best for a quality meal. Delicious food for every course and so so reasonably priced. Beautiful setting and great service. Everyone should try it😁GerardMore

1  Thank jeannieg2016
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Public Relations Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Kia ora and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review, we are so pleased you came to dine on Mothers Day and enjoyed it so much! We really appreciate your fantastic feedback and are so pleased you had such a great...More

Reviewed 2 May 2017

Great atmosphere, interesting menu, nice surroundings, food served in a timely fashion. The fire was great on the cold evening.More

1  Thank JaneDawber
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Public Relations Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Kia ora and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review, the Wild Food diner was certainly an amazing experience - complete with locusts! We really appreciate your fantastic feedback and are so pleased you had such a great experience– Glenfalloch Restaurant...More

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We visited Glenfalloch and chose the 5 course Trust the Chef evening meal at $59 pp. What a delicious meal! Each course was beautifully presented, flavoursome and interesting food choices. The meal began with an amuse-bouche of a white tomato soup. My personal favourite was...More

1  Thank russellycat
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Public Relations Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Kia ora and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review, the Trust the Chef menu is a very special experience and we are so glad you enjoyed it so much. Thanks for helping to spread the word about Glenfalloch, we would...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017

This visit was part of the Wild Dunedin festival. The menu was designed and delivered in that context and was outstanding. Notwithstanding that, Glenfalloch is a Peninsula gem, just a little out of town and in a quiet and beautiful spot up in the gardens...More

1  Thank Jim D
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Public Relations Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Kia ora and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review, the Wild Dunedin Degustation Dinner was certainly a highlight for the Wild Dunedin Festival and we're so glad you enjoyed it! We really appreciate your fantastic feedback and are so pleased...More

Reviewed 15 April 2017

Had dinner there, and it felt like being in an upmarket place somewhere out of this world. We went for the surprise menu, and surprises seriously kept on coming. Pleasure for the taste buds as well as the eye. Quiet and relaxed atmosphere so as...More

1  Thank Ignimbrite
OtagoPeninsulaTrust, Public Relations Manager at Glenfalloch Restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Kia ora and thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review, our team are over the moon with your review! We really appreciate your fantastic feedback and are so pleased you had such a great experience– Glenfalloch Restaurant is a wonderful place...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Validated Parking
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 15:30
Monday
09:00 - 15:30
Thursday
09:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:30
Friday
09:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
09:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 430 Portobello Road | Macandrew Bay, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 644 761 006
  • E-mail
Description
Dine in one of New Zealand's most beautiful gardens. Enjoy superb cuisine created with fresh local produce from artisan suppliers and imaginatively crafted by an award winning chef. Glenfalloch's menus change regularly to showcase the best of Otago's seasonal ingredients and local delicacies. Try our "Trust the Chef" menu and experience taste sensations. Renowned for warm hospitality, excellent food and a gorgeous historic garden. Open for lunches, dinners and celebrations. Booking recommended. Free garden entry. Glenfalloch is Gaelic for 'hidden valley' only 15 minutes drive from the City Centre. - was established in 1871 as a gentleman's country residence. Today, the Garden's maturity means photographers are spoilt for choice.Casual dining in the Restaurant, Open Thursdays to Mondays from 9.30am till 3.30pm. Dinner Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 5pm. Weddings, celebrations and festivities are a speciality.
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