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 7 days a week for 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


Raymond Chan calls Elephant Hill – Class and a Taste of Luxury

Raymond Chan recently visited Hawke's Bay and Elephant Hill and caught up with our Managing Director Gunter Thies, Marketing Manager Vince Labat, and Winemaker Steve Skinner. Part of this visit was a previe... read more

Food and Wine Classic, Hawke's Bay with Roger Jones, Restaurant and Wine Consultant

Roger Jones, Restaurant and Wine Consultant, recently spent some time in Hawke's Bay for the opening of F.A.W.C!. In the words of Roger....."For 10 days in November, Hawke's Bay is transformed into a food a... read more

Sam Kim reviews names Elephant Hill 2013 Syrah his 'Wine of the Day'

Sam Kim, from the Wine Orbit, has named the Elephant Hill 2013 Syrah to be his wine of the day! Sam Kim has been involved for the past 28 years in New Zealand hospita... read more

Elephant Hill Viognier wins Trophy at 2014 Romeo Bragato Wine Awards

The 2013 Elephant Hill Viognier, a single Vineyard wine from the Elephant Hill Te Awanga Vineyard in Hawke’s Bay was awarded the Trophy for Champion other White Wine at the 2014 Romeo Bragato Wine Awa... read more