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Cnr Fernhill Road & Richards Park Lane, Queenstown, New Zealand
442 5444
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Wine Bar, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cnr Fernhill Road & Richards Park Lane, Queenstown, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We loved our meal at Vknow. By far our best meal in Queenstown. The owners are passionate about food and wine and their enthusiasm seeps into your experience at the restaurant. Delicious dishes, great atmosphere and service. Highly recommend.

Thank CAC-68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had read a great review before coming to Queenstown and the restaurant/wine bar was a 2 minute walk from where we were staying. Called in to book for dinner later in the week, had a drink in the wine bar. Danny the owner was the...More

Thank Therese55
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Thought this place was great with a real local and friendly vibe. I had the Venison Risotto and the venison was cooked perfectly. Great wine list and friendly puppies make it feel like home. Must have dish: blue cheese and caramelised onion bread!

1  Thank Buzzer2015
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Don't miss this place, I have been here for Dinner about 5 times so far and never got disappointed, absolutely love the food and the service! The Mushroom Risotto is one of my favourites! Delicious Desserts also. Haven't been to a better place since in...More

Thank Katharina R
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Part of the reason we bought a house in Fernhill is the local restaurant VKnow! Danny and the team are fabulous, we've never had a bad meal, and they have a great wine list. We visit regularly either for a glass of wine and pizza...More

Thank Twinklin
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I am a regular visitor of Vknow restaurant. Purely because it is guaranteed that the food quality remains and the atmosphare is something on it's very own. You walk through that door and become a member of the family, no more and no less unless...More

Thank Baci1906
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

I come to Queenstown regularly for business and always try and visit v knows, the menu is great, the food is delicious and the atmosphere is nice and chilled. I had the gnocchi on Saturday night just gone and it was SO yum. I really...More

Thank jess b
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Danny, I would like to Thank you and Liz ,and staff (and Honey and Tan of course) for making our family visit to your restaurant last night a most memorable one. You all made us feel so welcome, and the conversation went beyond the usual...More

Thank IJ-Fairgrieve
Reviewed 12 July 2017

If you are looking to relax, get away from the tourist vibe and seek out some a local flavor, this is the place for you. We have visited Queenstown twice now, once in April 2012 and more recently in June 2017. Both times were unique,...More

Thank Claire U
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our evening meal with two teenagers we all enjoyed our meals, great service by Denny . I loved the cod curry, my husband the version , son the seafood bowl and daughter pizza , loved the local Pinot on recommendation from damming, really...More

Thank Tina G
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Restaurant Details

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Wine Bar, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 01:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Fernhill Road & Richards Park Lane, Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: 442 5444
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This is a 6-7 minute drive out of Queenstown in a residential area, but well worth it. The food is absolutely first rate, different from the usual tourist menu, served by one of the owners in afriendly, laid back but efficient manner while the other owner cooks - brilliantly! Very informal, unusual, relaxed, unpretentious atmosphere . Great wines, great food and excellent value for money. No views, but if you're concentrating on the food,wine and conversation who cares? Highly recommended.
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