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Ake Ake Vineyard Restaurant

165 Waimate North Road, Kerikeri 0293, New Zealand
+64 9-407 8230
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“venison” (18 reviews)
“tartlet” (4 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
165 Waimate North Road, Kerikeri 0293, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

Went for lunch with a party of five. Service was excellent as was the food. We had mains and dessert. Everyone enjoyed their meals. As a pescetarian I found it easy to find something to order and chose the vegetarian dish of the day was...More

Thank WinnieTherPooh
Reviewed 2 days ago

This vineyard is an excellent place for a long slow lunch. the food is great and the owners and their staff really friendly. Their wine is excellent and they brew their own beer as well. The eating is alfresco but under cover. No rush, lots...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having lived in the area for 6 years i only ever thought this place was a vineyard. I never knew it had a restaurant and from my experience, a fantastic one at that. Enjoyed a wonderful dinner and service. Very nice serene, gem of a...More

Thank MoriRapana
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here for my nephews birthday - 10 adults. We were seated in a perfect spot which gave us privacy and also kept us separate from other diners who may have wanted a more intimate dining experience. From the minute we were seated I...More

Thank Gracie2612
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Second time I have been to Ake Ake for lunch and the food and service once again was fabulous. There were three in our party and all very much enjoyed our mains of Seafood Chowder, Roast Pork lunch special, and Chicken wrapped with Prosciutto and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Special occasion- the place to go. Amazing food, beautiful wine what more could one ask? Oh yes really good value for money!

Thank Tiki122
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We've eaten lunch here before, outside in the sun, and enjoyed the experience so thought we'd try again for dinner. My Nobashi Prawn starter was overly oily but the Mackerel pate was reportedly good. Again, the roasted Salmon and Duck Confit mains were applauded while...More

Thank HKG2301
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We turned up on speck on a miserable wet day looking forward to a nice lunch and sampling the wines but our request for a table at 13.50 was met with incredulity (and rudeness) as apparently the kitchen had just closed! What is it about...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Four of us with birthdays around this time went for lunch (my treat). We were worried that it would be too windy to sit outside, but no problem at all. There were lots of blankets/rugs available if the weather changed. I did a wine tasting...More

1  Thank Lmecca
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The meal was great and the staff were very pleasant and helpful. Their own wine was I think first class

Thank 357glenysf
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3 September 2017|
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Response from Felicity A | Reviewed this property |
I'd call them directly to find out, it seems they may be.
17 December 2016|
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Response from Bev D | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have toast dinners every sunday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Waimate North Road, Kerikeri 0293, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Kerikeri
  • Phone Number: +64 9-407 8230
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