Premium Wines    Fine Dining   Idyllic Location

Elephant Hill is a stunning and innovative winery estate and restaurant located on the idyllic Te Awanga coast, in Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand. 

As a producer of premium Hawke’s Bay wine, our vineyard enjoys the spoils of a temperate, dry climate and an extended growing season. 

We care. Our grapes are 100% hand picked and we are proudly 100% accredited by the Sustainable Winegrowers of New Zealand.

Elephant Hill is your place to relax and enjoy great wine and food.


Elephant Hill Restaurant 

Awarded ‘Best Winery Restaurant’ by Cuisine Good Food Guide 2014

Our Restaurant is open:

April - September Lunch 7 days, Dinner Thursday - Saturday

October - March 7 Days from 12.00 pm, Lunch and Dinner

We do not have a public holiday surcharge.

Click here to book a table, make an online reservation or call (06) 872 6060     

Our Cellar Door is open 7 days for wine tasting and purchases - alternatively make your purchase through our online shop.


Latest News


Bob Campbell gives Elephant Hill 2013 Merlot Malbec 5 stars

Bob Campbell, Master of Wine, has judged wine professionally in twelve countries, contributes regularly to wine publications around the world and has lectured on wine in many countries. His speciality is New Ze... read more

What do cricket and Art Deco have to do with each other?

As a part of the Cricket World Cup Campaign, Tourism New Zealand took some time out in Hawke's Bay to showcase this beautiful area and surrounds. They included the Legends of Cricket Art Deco Match at Clift... read more

Wine match of the week with Fiona Beckett

Fiona Beckett from was delighted with our pairing of Seared Tuna with sesame and the Elephant Hill 2013 Syrah. Her final meal in New Zealand, here at Elephant Hill, m... read more

Rebecca Gibb - My New Zealand Reds of the Year 2014

Rebecca Gibb - Editor of - recently released her list described as "My Seven Superlative Reds" reviewed in the past 12 months… In the words of Rebecca....."some of the best reds I... read more