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Amisfield Winery & Bistro

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$$$$
As featured in 3 Days in Queenstown and 1 other guide
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10 Arrowtown-Lake Hayes Road | RD 1, Queenstown 9351, New Zealand
6434420556
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12:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 20:00
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful food and wine. We took the trust the chef menu and were wowed by the balanced flavours and stunning presentation. Really loved the lowburn reisling. One of the best winery's in the whole of NZ

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Thank JoCorkery
Auckland, New Zealand
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Chef's Surprise lunch is truly First Class. Take a cab - four glasses of wine if you opt for the alcohol. Service matched the quality food preparation and presentation.

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Thank 415robind
Invercargill New Zealand
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Very hard to go past this! 5 star quality. 6 of us went and had the"Trust the chef" option. Everyone left having had a fantastic range of 6 dishes and matching wines-excellent quantity and quality of wine. You need to be prepared and book in advance around busy times.

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Thank Neil F
Bowral, Australia
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408 reviews
269 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As a returnee we chose this time to trust ourselves and order from the a la carte menu. 2 entrees and 2 mains to share was more than enough for my husband and I. The duck was cooked to perfection as was the snapper main. The beetroot with the buffalo milk could not be faulted. We are lovers of Amisfield... More 

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Thank Jinny57
auckland
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely atmosphere and view of Lake Hayes.Sat under a black umbrella outside by the water feature and ordered 'Trust the Chef'.Interesting and very artistic presentation of small portions of food.Two entrees and two mains each.My partner couldn't eat one entree and a main meal, as the food didn't appeal to his taste buds.I ended up eating mine as well as... More 

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Thank oscarAuckland
Tirau, New Zealand
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our group of 12 came here for a Trust the Chef lunch with wine match. The food, service and wine was outstanding. The staff ran around looking after us in the hot sun, even providing us with sun hats. They were very knowledgeable about both the food and wine that we were being served. Loved our experience here and will... More 

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Thank JacksT78
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I have been here four times in the last few years and every time have had "trust the chef" with the wine paring. The food, wine and service have been outstanding each time. I highly recommend it to both locals and tourists.

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Thank Jan Q
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My partner and I decided to draw on inspiration from Prince William and Kate Middleton's itinerary when they visited Queenstown and dined at Amisfield Winery. The winery is a short drive out of Queenstown (10 mins) and boasts the most amazing old stone building with beautiful courtyard outdoor dining area. An amazing spot with great photo opportunities! If it's a... More 

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Thank Adrian O
Auckland, New Zealand
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Yes, I know that there are a number of amazing lunch venues in Queenstown (at vineyards or otherwise) but I'm going to dare to suggest that Amisfield should be rated as one of the best - if not THE best! I have been lucky enough to dine at Amisfield many times over the years - as a couple, with friends,... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Dinner involves "trust the chef" and you can. 2x amuse bouche were pretty and tasty. 2 x entrees were interesting. The broth on the fish course was delicious. Venison was a good indication of nz cuisine. Dessert had a microwave sponge (which i usually find to be overrated) but this one was excellent. Service was efficient and well informed. Wine... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$18 - US$85
Cuisine
European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
12:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 20:00
Thursday
12:00 - 20:00
Friday
12:00 - 20:00
Saturday
12:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Arrowtown-Lake Hayes Road | RD 1, Queenstown 9351, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: 6434420556

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?