Award Winning Region.

The Adelaide Hills are home to many award winning wineries, restaurants, cafe’s and other food and wine experiences. Here are some we recommend:

Open 7 days 12noon- 6pm
Experience a day in the Hills by visiting the distillery Door from Thursday to Monday. From tasting flights, to cocktails, they have just the thing to satisfy all your gin needs! Light share food is available to accompany your drinks. Bookings are essential.

Winery Open Wed- Sun 11:00am- 5:00pm.
Kitchen is open 11am-4pm on weekends and 11:00-2:30pm on week days.
You can choose to have a casual pizza lunch, or treat yourself with some gourmet share plates. Top it off with a delicious drop of Anderson Hill wine or beer. Beautiful Scenery- wonderful food..casual atmosphere
Open for Lunch every day.
Open for Dinner Thurs/ Fr/ Sat nights.
Full of history, and embraced by quality chefs who are renown for creating something special. With this beautiful back drop- it is a meal to remember!

Open 7 days 11am- 5pm
Cobbs Hills Estate is the closest Winery to Adelaide Hills Retreats and we are so grateful! The gardens are beautiful and relaxing- grab a table under the golden elms looking out over beautiful countryside. Their generous platters cater beautifully for a lazy lunch. Relax in nature taking in the beautiful sights, sounds, wines and food that taste amazing! A “must do” on your list…

Open 7 days 11:30am- 10:00pm
Experience a grandeur of yesteryear in this beautifully renovated Hotel, offering alfresco and “beside the log fire” relaxing. Take a look at their extensive cellar, and enjoy a relaxed meal as you head up the hill.

Open Breakfast & Lunch
Tuesday to Saturday 7am- 5pm
A brand new addition to the Adelaide Hills. Scandi feel with toasty warm fireplace. Their coffee- amazing! The perfect spot for mid morning snack, or lunch. Very cozy surroundings in the Main Street of Verdun.

Open 7 days 11am- 5pm
We have watched this family business go from strength to strength over the years – and for good reason- they do an amazing job at providing excellence from the moment you arrive!

Their Tasting Room has a contemporary- meets-rustic feel and is located within the stone barn at their Western Branch Vineyard. Open for tastings daily from 11am.

Ginkgo Restaurant offers Seasonal Plates and Wood-Fired menus. Ginkgo is open from 11:30 Friday to Sunday & most public holidays.
Grazing Menu is available Wednesday & Thursday. Bookings essential.

  • Mon- Thurs: 10am – 5pm
  • Fri-Sat: 10am-10pm
  • Sun & Public Holidays: 10am- 6pm
A stunning venue for tasting quality wines, beer and gin. Offers relaxed dining and fabulous food choices. Very popular with the locals…make sure you book!
Open Fri-Sat: Lunch & Dinner
Sun: Lunch
One of the original restaurants in the Adelaide Hills. Wonderful menu, popular with the locals!
Open 10am- 5pm 7 days/ week.
Lovely views from their cellar door, a huge range of quality Adelaide Hills wines to choose from.
Thurs & Fri- Lunch from 12pm-4pm – Choice of menu or five course degustation menu
Sat & Sun- Lunch 12pm-4pm- Offering the five course degustation menu only
The kind of place if you have something special to celebrate- this is the perfect place to do it!
Spectacular views and food to accompany it.
Tasting Room Open 11am- 5pm daily.
Renown for their Wine Flight Tasting -$25 per person (make bookings online).
Open 7 days 8am to late.
Seating limits apply at peak times.
If you are wandering through Hahndorf Main Street, then plan to pop in here for a cuppa or lunch… Right in the middle of town.
Winery Open: 10am-5pm daily
Kitchen Open: 12noon- 3pm daily
A very classy establishment- and their menu is awe inspiring!
A special place to celebrate a special event, or to just embrace the most excellent lazy long lunch in a stunning environment.
Open 7 days for Lunch and Dinner.
A classy Country Pub atmosphere.. on a warm Summer night, the outside garden is lit with festoon lights and is a perfect backdrop for a wonderful meal out.  In winter, the log fire is perfect too!
A mainstay venue that we at Adelaide Hills Retreats recommend to all our Guests..put this one on your itinerary for a meal… it’s a great country Adelaide Hills experience!

Open 7 days 11:30am- 10pm
If you’d like to trip up to the Hills via Greenhill Road, you could plan to stop half way at this unique and quirky country pub. Enjoy a light lunch and a fresh ale or wine. Great atmosphere and quite unique spot. You’ll love it!