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Anniversary celebration

We found this place by accident whilst driving around having been turned away from the Mission... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2018
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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Friendly reception

Wine tasting staff were welcoming and informative. The range of wines was great with many worth... read more

Reviewed March 27, 2018
Malcolm R
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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Black Barn Vineyards is a boutique winery in the heart of Hawkes Bay. Our Cellar Door and Kitchen shop are open 7 days a week.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Black Barn Road | Rd12, Havelock North 4294, New Zealand
+64 6-877 7985
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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

We found this place by accident whilst driving around having been turned away from the Mission vineyard as they were full!!!! Their loss was our gain......we had a beautiful lunch in the lovely outdoor area under the grape vines. Staff were friendly and welcoming, the...More

Thank jeans4me
Reviewed March 27, 2018

Wine tasting staff were welcoming and informative. The range of wines was great with many worth noting. Could be a good place for lunch (I was there just for a wine tasting) for the view from both the indoor and outdoor restaurant was very pleasing....More

Thank Malcolm R
Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

The views, the fare, their wines, the excellent service - what’s not to love here at this gorgeous place? The Bistro filled up quickly after we were their first guests arriving for the evening, it seemed we were suddenly surrounded by a full house -...More

Thank West_Tx_54
Reviewed February 27, 2018

We enjoyed a tasting and learning about the vineyard. The grounds were beautiful. The restaurant looked quite lovely, but it wasn't open for lunch yet while we were there. The vines that canopy over the tables looked like a wonderful place to eat and drink...More

Thank Bfulk
Reviewed February 23, 2018

We first went to their Saturday morning Growers Market held in a circle of trees in the vineyard - just fabulous. After our coffee, bacon & egg sarnie and almond croissant we did some shopping and then ambled up to the tasting room, located in...More

Thank A R H
Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

Took a group to Black barn vineyards for wine tasting and lunch. We had 6 wines to pair with our lunch they really did a nice job with the lunch great views from where we had lunch at. Would definitely go back to see their...More

Thank Michael O
Reviewed January 5, 2018

We were given 2 nights movie tickets by our daughters for Xmas. Both nights we went were a bit showery so event was not overflowing. We loved the experiences and would highly recommend. Take your beanbags, duvets, groundsheets (and umbrellas if necessary) for a great...More

Thank LynnN207
Reviewed January 4, 2018

One of our favorite wineries in NZ -- great whites and red blends. Easy, unpretentious tasting. Unfortunately, they don't export. But what set this winery apart for me is that they are very clearly very involved in their local community as well. When we were...More

Thank FeloniosMonk
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I went to go see annourdoor movie last night at Black Barn. It such a wonderful atmosphere, set up and summertime experience. The staff are so friendly, it's easy to get in and out plus there is Black Barn wine, Hawthorne coffee...More

Thank kimdavis4
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

Awesome location for an outdoor concert. Ladies need to wear appropriate shoes if drinking as stairs and slopes can affect balance in heels. The line for drinks was way too long, which can leave you missing out on the artists performing.

Thank Raewyn R
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