Opening Hours for Lunch & Dinner, Wine Tastings and Cellar Door Sales

Autumn Hours

Until Easter 2014 the restaurant is open for wine tasting and lunch six days a week (closed Tuesdays) 11am-5pm and for dinner on  Saturday nights from 6.30pm. 

Over Easter weekend, we are open for lunch on Good Friday, lunch and dinner on Saturday and Sunday, closed Easter Monday.  After Easter, we are on our winter hours - lunch and wine tasting Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, and dinner on Saturday nights.  However we are closed on Anzac Day, 25th April.

Reservations advisable, or drop by during opening hours just for a glass of wine or cup of coffee. Group lunches/dinners available at any time, call us on 09-372-7191.

Winter Hours

From Easter 2014 until 1 November Te Whau Vineyard Restaurant is on winter hours which are lunch and wine tasting Friday, Saturday and Sunday and dinner on Saturday nights. 

Vineyard/Winery Tours

We offer top-class wine tours encompassing the vineyard, winemaking facility and underground barrel cellar. Taste our award-winning wine whilst being taken through the process from grape-growing to the finished bottle. Constantly rated by guests as "the best wine tour I have ever been on". Phone us (09-372-7191) or email info@tewhau.co.nz to arrange a tour - minimum of 10 persons.

 


Getting Here is Easy

 

Map of Auckland and Waiheke Island click on map to enlarge
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Waiheke Island is located in the inner Hauraki Gulf, just a few nautical miles from Downtown Auckland City. We are served by two ferry companies:

Fullers Ferries: (telephone 09 367 9111) run hourly ferries from their terminal on Quay Street, next to the Downtown Ferry Building. Click here for Fullers Timetable. A 40 minute ferry ride through Auckland Harbour and the inner Hauraki Gulf takes you to Matiatia Wharf on Waiheke Island where taxis, shuttles and the Island Hopper bus are available to transport you to the vineyard, a 15 minute drive. On weekends especially it is advisable to pre-book taxis to meet you at the ferry - phone 0800-372-200 or 0800-372-411.

Fullers have special fares if you book your ticket on line so visit their website to save on travel costs.

Larger groups are accommodated by bus transport, and Fullers Ferries will organise a combination ferry and bus transport solution for you. Contact the Fullers Group Specialists: Telephone: +64 9 367 9111.

Group transfers from the ferry to Te Whau are also available through Waiheke Executive Transport. Phone 0800-372-200.

Sealink (telephone +64 9 300 5900) run regular car and passenger ferries from their terminal at Half Moon Bay in the eastern suburbs. Click here for Sealink website. A 45-minute journey takes you to Kennedy Point Wharf in Putiki Bay just opposite the vineyard, a 10 minute drive away.

Once on Waiheke Island cars can be hired from Waiheke Rental Cars or Waiheke Auto Rentals.

Waiheke Tours

For a comprehensive tour of Waiheke visiting vineyards, art galleries, scenic highlights and similar, we recommend Ananda Tours for personalised and professional service.

 


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Te Whau Vineyard & Restaurant
218 Te Whau Drive, PO Box 167, Oneroa, Waiheke Island, New Zealand
Telephone +64 9 372 7191 · Facsimile +64 9 372 7189 · E-Mail info@tewhau.com