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Crab Farm Winery

511 Main North Road | Bay View, Napier 4104, New Zealand
+64 6-836 6678
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“calamari” (17 reviews)
“wine tasting” (13 reviews)
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European, New Zealand, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
511 Main North Road | Bay View, Napier 4104, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here with a large group. The service was terrible, nobody came to seat us after waiting a good 5 mins however an elderly group who arrived after us were seated immediately. We had booked a table so sat down at an empty one...More

Thank Georgia B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took a large wedding party in. Not as the actual wedding event on a Friday evening. Band was OK and of course with so many people they did well to get the food out. Unfortunately I was the only one left without a meal....More

Thank 422iana
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in for wine tasting and just LOVED all the wines. The staff were friendly, welcoming and very knowledgable about their product. We were so impressed, that we made a booking on the spot, to return for lunch on Sunday! Cannot wait!

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

This was a small winery that we stopped by on the way back into Napier. As it turns out it's a nice big place with several dinning areas. We bought a bottle of their red. Think we will come back when we have a little...More

Thank Bill Y
Reviewed 2 April 2017

While visiting from Sydney, I went with my 95 year old Mum and my two sisters to Crab Farm for lunch. We were made welcome on arrival and enjoyed friendly service throughout. My Mum had a superbly cooked scotch fillet, and I shared a platter...More

Thank Kath D
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We were in Hawkes Bay for a party. We decided to go to dinner at Crab Farm the night before. They were very busy so it certainly would pay to book. We were hidden away in an area that we soon realized we weren't going...More

Thank TMRussel
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Went and had lunch at this unique and rustic little place near napier, it was awsome I had the crumbed scallops, which were cooked to perfection. My husband had the calamari, which was to die for. (Please tell us the secret) my other 2 friends...More

Thank Libbynapier
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Four of us decided to have lunch here. Some of the meals were of medium standard, but one was inedible. My wife had the scallops ($28.00). The crusty batter was so overcooked, and so salty that she could not eat it. We all tried some...More

Thank Clive B
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

As a family (10, aged 7-80yrs) we biked out to Crab Farm last weekend from Taradale. Highly impressed when we arrived, well thought out rustic place made a great atmosphere. Wonderful food (big tick to the chefs) and the wait staff were fabulous. Would highly...More

Thank Roxanne M
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Not everyone's type of vibe but I really liked it (see photos) we went as a family cycling group out there. Cycle trails nearby to get you back to town. Awesome atmosphere, great friendly service, menu lacks options, but we all found something to eat...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 Main North Road | Bay View, Napier 4104, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: +64 6-836 6678
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