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Autumn Dining Guide

Enjoy the autumn days with our top picks for a beautiful dining experience in the hunter valley!


éléments bar & dining

Located onsite at Mercure Resort Hunter Valley Gardens, éléments bar & dining is the perfect Wine Country dining experience. The title éléments is derived from the natural elements of fire, water and soil. These elements and quality produce are transformed by

Executive Chef Michael Watson who has created a menu influenced by the flavours of France and Italy. The perfect way to start a fabulous meal is the roasted asparagus with garlic butter, parmesan and grilled lemon.

Mercure Resort HVG, Cnr Broke & McDonalds Rd, Pokolbin

Ph 4998 2000 OPEN 7 nights from 5:30pm


Wandin Kitchen

Set in the heart of our 120 acre vineyard estate, Wandin Kitchen is the perfect location to settle in and enjoy the views, the wines and our renowned food. Head Chef Tim Richardson showcases regional and estate grown produce to create the seasonal menus, working closely with the cellar door team to recommend the perfect Wandin wine to compliment your meal. Catering for families, couples or groups, the relaxed atmosphere and a la carte menu offers a variety of choices for everyone. Online bookings are highly recommended.

12 Wilderness Road, Lovedale PH 4930 9888

OPEN Breakfast Fri-Sun, Lunch Thurs-Sun & Dinner Fri & Sat nights


Myrtle & Stone

Myrtle & Stone is a breakfast and lunch cafe set in the gorgeous village of Wollombi. They’re all about great food, local produce and sharing the relaxed feeling you get when passing through this beautiful and historic

part of the world. If you love good music and service with a smile, drop into Myrtle & Stone for breakfast, lunch and enjoy a cocktail or a local drop of vino.

2877 Wollombi Rd, Wollombi PH 4998 3220

OPEN Breakfast & Lunch 7 days


The Cellar Restaurant

An autumn favourite, The Cellar Restaurant delivers modern contemporary Australian cuisine, utilising local and seasonal quality ingredients. Dine in the intimate indoor garden setting with its centrally located fireplace or outside in the courtyard during the day. Try the new a la carte and tasting menu! Bookings recommended.

HVG Village, Broke Rd, Pokolbin PH 4998 7584

OPEN Lunch + Dinner Mon–Sat


Oishii Japanese Thai Restaurant

The name says it all... Delicious. Open daily, Oishii has become one of the most popular eateries in the epicentre of Hunter Valley wineries and concerts. The market fresh seafood Sushi and Sashimi followed by a heartwarming, rich Massaman Beef Curry and finished with fried ice cream – a house speciality, begs a return visit to taste their unique Prawn Tempura, Panang Duck Curry and Green Curry Chicken.

Roche Estate, Cnr Broke & McDonalds Rd’s Pokolbin

PH 4998 7051 OPEN 7 Days Lunch, Dinner + T/A


Hunters Quarter (HQ).

Located in Pooles Rock Vineyard of Pokolbin, Hunters Quarter (HQ) is a relaxed and elegant destination. The restaurant is a dining space with something for everyone – whatever the occasion, come and discover a contemporary dining experience with a private terrace in the vineyards. Perfect for family, friends and fantastic food.

576 De Beyers Rd, Pokolbin PH 4998 7776

OPEN Lunch Fri, Sat & Sun, Dinner Fri & Sat



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