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Au pear

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192 Main Rd, Willunga, South Australia 5172, Australia
+61 8 8556 4005
12:00 - 15:00
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Thu - Mon 12:00 - 15:00
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Adelaide, Australia
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first visit & dining experience here & we all enjoyed it thoroughly. What a gorgeous setting. A small restaurant with a very picturesque outlook even from the bathrooms! The tables were a nice size with comfortable seats & not noisy @ all. The staff were all very friendly & attentive. We shared a platter of seafood meat cheese &... More 

Thank Tans67
Kangaroo Island, Australia
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a table of 12 and were very disappointed in the service, the waitress couldn't tell us about the champagne and what was on the platters. They would have got so much more alcohol sales from us if they bothered to come out and serve us. Such a shame for a four and a half star service restaurant.

1 Thank Nicric57
Muffet G, Owner at Au pear, responded to this review

We had anticipated your review and were interested to see your comments. On the day we were prepared for your group of 12, as booked, however we had not anticipated that you would arrive on a bus with an esky in tow. Our concerns were raised further when one of your group immediately removed a stubby and consumed it before... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Today we had the pleasure of eating at this amazing restaurant. To say to food was amazing would be an understatement. It was more than we expected taste wise from each course. The service was friendly and efficient. I couldn't fault anything except perhaps that I wish I could go back tomorrow and eat there again.

Thank shaslick
Adelaide, Australia
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food, lovely setting with friendly staff! Chefs sharing platter was lovely all freshly made!!!!

Thank Swimrunbike101
Adelaide, Australia
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169 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had no expectations about our Saturday lunch. On reading the menu there were many choices that looked rather interesting to try. However, the girls, decided they wanted to try the degustation menu. Spectacular! Wonderful presentation and surprising ingredients that complimented the dish without over powering the whole. Selections included cold pork rillettes (my favourite) then roman gnocchi with blue cheese... More 

2 Thank AussieAnniversary
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

Lunch with the BFF was perfect. Started with a lovely vegetarian tart/ roast vegetable option which was followed by the sous vide chicken main. Our initial intention was to stop there but we were tempted by the dessert menu and subsequently ordered the 'Oh Pear!' Dessert - what a show stopper! Do yourself a favour and try that! Accompanied by... More 

Thank ozzygal
Adelaide, Australia
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144 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

Melbourne based colleague stayed on after his regular trip to Adelaide joined by wife, sister-in-law and her partner from Italy. We chose one of my favourites for a lunch on a stunning Sunday. As usual the staff were friendly and helpful as was the owner. There were a couple of disappointing aspects. My colleague's wife is vegetarian and they had... More 

Thank Rod Y
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

Lovely Sunday lunch with friends, beautiful setting and gardens, cleverly designed. Chef Ryan and the lovely waiting staff we couldn't fault. Tried the degustation menu ($65pp) which was 5 dishes including generous serves of scallops, duck, gnocchi, pork, a refreshing cucumber & granita sorbet (divine!) then desserts - including 3 full serves. Presentation and taste amazing, full marks and highly... More 

Thank Fiso71
South Australia, Australia
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58 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

We sat in the garden under the shade of a tree right next to the grape vines. Absolutely beautiful especially on such a nice sunny day and a gentle breeze. Could have been in Tuscany. The degustation menu was quite good value but some thought a little more on each plate would have been just the tick. All courses were... More 

Thank crusty_smith
Adelaide, Australia
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Devine, the food, wine, service is just awesome! Situated in Mclaren Vale amongst the Vines. How could you not be happy. I would recommend this place instantly to anyone wanting that little more.

Thank Narelle54

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 192 Main Rd, Willunga, South Australia 5172, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Willunga
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8556 4005

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?