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The Currant Shed

104 Ingoldby Road, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
+61 8 8383 0232
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (46 reviews)
“lime tart” (8 reviews)
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
104 Ingoldby Road, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Chose this venue for my 60th birthday celebration for 29 family and friends and I could not have done better. The food served on platters for the table to share could not have been better and they catered well for friends with dietary issues. The...More

Thank Jennyart
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located in the heart of Mclaren, The Currant Shed sets a definite standard in unique cuisine and presentation. From our welcoming greeting and lovely outlook our luncheon was a delight. The Chef tantalised our tastes with a surprise teaser of oysters and salmon before our...More

Thank TerrywithaY
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

5 for a lazy lunch in this vineyard setting. Simple but elegant set up. No charge for byo on Monday- good start! Tried 3 of the 5 entree offerings. All excellent with maybe the Steak Tartare winning. Lamb for main was superb as was garfish....More

Thank BobbAdelaide
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

What a find! Beautiful location, great wine selection and fantastic food! There’s a very small selection on the menu, however if you can find something you like on it, you won’t be disappointed. The steak tartare was amongst the most unique and flavorsome I’ve ever...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

This ranked as our favourite lunch spot in McLaren Vale. Delicious fresh flavours and beautifully presented food. We had the three courses for $70. Excellent wine list and great service too from friendly staff. It also has a beautiful outlook.

Thank Lesley S
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Friendly and knowledgeable hosts (sans pretension!). Superb dishes, beautiful presentation and great wine list.

Thank Jane T
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Situated a few minutes away from the main belt of McLaren Vale wineries the Currant Shed’s relaxed, almost casual dining atmosphere mixed with a high quality three course meal made for a tremendously enjoyable lunch. The staff were attentive, friendly and helpful and took liberties...More

Thank matthew12345jucio
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We just had the most delightful afternoon at The Currant Shed. Booked at late notice it was the most pleasant surprise. The food, service and extra attention to detail was above and beyond what we expected. The setting and views amazing. The seven of us,...More

Thank Kazzymarie
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We had lunch with friends at this restaurant on Sunday. They had been there before so they hoped the standard would be the same....and it was. A 3 course meal for $70 was very good value. The offerings were all beautifully presented with artistic flair...More

1  Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch on Tuesday just gone as my wife and I scored a day off together. Ali graciously welcomed us with a beautiful table by the window before walking us through the menu. The courses cane out quickly and were fresh, generous...More

Thank Michael B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$42 - US$77
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Ingoldby Road, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  McLaren Vale
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8383 0232
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Located in a restored 1916 currant drying shed and set amongst a Tahitian lime grove and borded by vineyard, The Currant Shed restaurant serves regionally inspired lunches in a truly relaxed environment.Open Thursday- Tuesday for lunch Kitchen hours 12-3pm.
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