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Wakelin House - CLOSED

123 Main Street, Greytown 5712, New Zealand
+64 6-304 8869
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
19 Apr 2015
“Lovely experience”
7 Dec 2014
“No longer operating as a restaurant”
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Italian, French, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
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123 Main Street, Greytown 5712, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 19 April 2015

The restaurant was very warm and inviting. We were welcomed and seated at a nice cosy table. The service was wonderful. Our waitress was attentive and genuinely interested in making sure all of our needs were met. The food was beautiful and there was a...More

Thank Angela W
Reviewed 7 December 2014

Apologies for the rating. We were looking forward to dining at Wakelin House only to find that it has now closed, with the head chef heading off to fields afar. The House will re-open as a local produce larder in 2015. I look forward to...More

3  Thank AliPatch
Reviewed 19 November 2014

The couple that own Wakelin House need a real pat on the back, they run a wonderful place. The food is fantastic, the service is always good and the decor is eligent. I would highly recomend it to anyone.

Thank travelbug5456
Reviewed 23 October 2014

As someone who has food allergies it is wonderful to experience a restaurant that understands. I was able to choose anything in the menu and the chef was able to adapt it to make it suitable for my requirements without changing the flavour of the...More

Thank NZSaffy
Reviewed 11 October 2014

Went here about 3 years ago, and although the food was pretty good it wasn't up to the prices that were being charged. However this time both myself my wife and our friends were mightily impressed at how much better the food was. Overall this...More

Thank RobHarkness
Reviewed 7 October 2014

Four of us ate here on Sunday night. Only one other couple there, SO a bit concerned! However, the friendly waiter, the exciting menu and amuse bouche changed all that. Panfried scallops in a chilled pea soup _ delicious and had roe on!!! Beetroot, fennel...More

Thank anitaznz
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Fantastic really. The service was friendly yet sensitive. The food was standout - one of those meals we will remember exactly what we ate for a long time. While not cheap, this is fine dinning at its best.

Thank Michael_Kiwi
Reviewed 3 September 2014

This place is fantastic for a special occasion. Attentive staff coupled with Anthony's amazing cooking and a wine cellar to die for make every visit an event worth looking forward to. From the amuse bouche to the dessert it's a mouthwatering voyage of discovery, with...More

Thank Josie S
Reviewed 18 July 2014

Wakelin House is an unassuming small villa on the main street in Greytown in the Wairarapa. However behind its small cottage exterior, chef Antony North creates some very high end dining. We dined as a family, the two girls enjoying special request Chicken and Tarragon...More

Thank NZShaz
Reviewed 23 June 2014

If you live within driving distance of this restaurant it is well worth making the effort to visit. Hands down one of the best meals I've had in New Zealand. Great food. Fantastic atmosphere. I arrived around 7pm with no reservation and ended up hanging...More

1  Thank smcara
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  • Address: 123 Main Street, Greytown 5712, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wairarapa  >  Greytown
  • Phone Number: +64 6-304 8869
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