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Tirohana Estate Restaurant
A unique dining experience awaits you in this elegant and evocative restaurant. With antique Mexican doors, original New Zealand artwork, Italian tiled floor, huge open fire, leather chairs and views directly over the vineyard, Tirohana Estate Restaurant offers clients a memorable experience of award-winning wine, premium cuisine with excellent service. Tirohana Estate is open for lunch and dinner Tuesday through Sunday. Weather permitting, clients are welcome to dine al fresco on the terraces overlooking the picturesque vines.

Also please ask for information concerning our special buffets, carvery and summer BBQ's (again, weather permitting).

If you are staying in the village then we are more than happy to come and pick you up and drop you home safely during dinner service - please let us know when you book (you may prefer to walk or drive in and we can drop you back to your accommodation).

Monday Tasting Plates only from 12 noon - 4:30pm
Tuesday through Saturday Lunch from 12 noon - 3pm (final orders 1:45pm)
Tasting Plates 12 noon - 4:30pm
Sunday Grand Sunday Roast from 12 noon - 3pm (final orders 1:45pm)
Tasting Plates 12 noon - 4:30pm

Tuesday through Sunday from 6pm -
bookings essential

Cellar Door and Emporium shopping
Seven Days from 10:30am - 5pm

Please call 06 306 9933 or email for further details

Tirohana teamView from the dining chair

Private dining options are available for that extra special occasion both within the vineyard restaurant and at Tirohana Colonial house - with even an option of having your personal chef attend to every detail.

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We also cater for special events, weddings, birthday party and anniversary celebrations in our Grand Marquee (in situ from September through March). And have gift vouchers available in all denominations, which can be redeemed through the restaurant (and indeed through the Cellar Door for wine orders or accommodation at
Tirohana Colonial House).

Whatever your requirement - we look forward to being of service to you and introducing you to the unique Tirohana experience.


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Tirohana Estate Restaurant
Open Tuesday through Sunday for dinner and lunch Reservations Recommended (with the Sunday Roast and Tasting Plates only every Sunday)
Reservations Essential

Please note that weekends get booked out well in advance throughout the year - please book early to avoid disappointment.

Due to the working nature of the vineyard and the intimate nature of the restaurant our services are recommended for children aged 12 years and over - please note that we do not offer children's menus or have facilities such as high chairs, changing tables or playground areas.

Special Diets are catered for with advance notice - Tirohana prides itself on creating dishes and menus for our guests who are gluten free. lactose intolerant, have allergies, are vegans, vegetarians or who have specific religious or cultural food requirements.

Ge Free

Tirohana Estate is proud to be GE Free - that means, to the best of our abilities that we do not use any product that has been genetically modified or produced from genetically modified plants, oils, food additives, enzymes and yeasts.

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Tirohana Terraces
A patio area adjacent to Tirohana Restaurant, the terraces occupy a raised position with magnificent views across the vines to the hills beyond.


Outdoor wooden and wrought iron furniture with large sun umbrellas offer guests the perfect spot in which to sample a glass of wine or food from the
Lunch menu during the cooler months and BBQ food and special events during the spring and summer.