Church Road Winery

From our winery tours and fascinating underground museum to Cellar Door wine tastings and delicious a la carte lunches. Church Road Winery is the place to visit

Church Road Winery, renowned for being the first in New Zealand to craft exceptional quality Bordeaux style red wine, pioneered the creation of the Hawke’s Bay wine industry.

Church Road wines are crafted using the most exceptional quality fruit from vineyards across Hawke’s Bay, together with traditional winemaking techniques to create highly acclaimed award-winning wines.

OUR HOME - Church Road offers a range of memorable experiences for visitors.

  • CELLAR DOOR WINE TASTING

At our Cellar Door you can try a selection of fine wines, including some of the limited Church Road McDonald Series varieties.

  • WINERY TOURS

Discover the passion behind Church Road wines. Enjoy an intimate 1.5-hour tour to see for yourself how award-winning wine is made.

  • RESTAURANT

Church Road Winery offer exciting a la carte lunches at the Cellar Door and Restaurant.

  • FUNCTIONS & CONFERENCES AT CHURCH ROAD

We offer a number of unique venues ideal for conference dinners, cocktail functions, social gatherings and so much more.

  • WEDDINGS AT CHURCH ROAD

The century-old Church Road Winery has earned a reputation as one of New Zealand’s premier wedding venues.

  • EVENTS AT CHURCH ROAD

Church Road is also a perfect venue for events open to the public. Find out what's on here.

  • Lunch
  • Wine Tasting
  • Tasting Plates
  • Wine Tours
  • Fully Licensed
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Casual Dining
  • Parking - Free
  • Open 7 Days
  • Open Weekends
  • Group Bookings
  • Private Functions
  • Wine Sales
  • Cheese Platters
  • Events
  • Functions | Weddings
  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Gardens
  • Air-Conditioned
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Art Exhibition
  • Contemporary
  • Cheese
  • Tutored Wine Tastings

Must Try Wines

2017 Church Road Pinot Gris $20.00
2015 Church Road McDonald Series Marzemino $27.00
2015 Church Road Grand Reserve Syrah $45.00
2014 Church Road TOM Chardonnay $150.00

Recommendations

Features

  • Wine
  • Food
  • Tastings
  • Experiences
  • Weddings

Outstanding.

| December 2017

Outstanding yes! Trophy wines yes! Gold medals - lots of them. Check out the museum, have a wine tasting and then enjoy lunch in the cellar door restaurant. It's well worth spending a few hours in this remarkable winery.

Our Location

150 Church Rd, Taradale, Hawke's Bay, North Island 4112 New Zealand

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Hours

Opening Hours: Cellar Door - Open daily from 10:30am to 4:30pm. Restaurant - Open 7 days: 11.30am – 2.30pm Closed: Cellar Door and Restaurant closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, Good Friday, Anzac Day.
  • Six Nations Medal Winner

Available Wine Types

Sparkling Pinot Gris
Sauvignon Blanc Chardonnay
Other Whites Rosé
Shiraz | Syrah Cabernet Sauv...
Merlot Red Blends
Tempranillo Others
Viognier