Recipient of two hats at the 2019 Cuisine Good Food Awards, Craggy Range Restaurant offers an intimate, comfortable & relaxed space to enjoy Head Chef Casey McDonald’s Hawke’s Bay menu alongside Craggy Range wines. We are open for lunch and dinner seven days a week and look forward to welcoming you.
Craggy Range Restaurant
Craggy Range Restaurant offers a warm and memorable experience, looking out on the spectacular backdrop of Te Mata Peak.
We are fortunate to be located in Hawke’s Bay; home to some of New Zealand’s finest produce. We collaborate closely with our suppliers and allow the seasons to guide our menu. Many of our herbs, fruits and vegetables are grown in our extensive kitchen garden.
Private Events & Weddings
With stunning views, award winning cuisine and fine wine, Giants Winery at Craggy Range is a unique setting for an event to remember. The grounds, located just a few minutes’ drive from Havelock North offers a number of options for your celebration. Whether it is a corporate gathering or a significant celebration with your nearest and dearest – we have the right spaces and menus to create an unforgettable event. To establish the right space for your requirements please get in touch with the team.
Private Dining Spaces
Winner of two hats at the 2019 Cuisine Good Food Awards, Craggy Range Restaurant offers an impressive view of the spectacular Te Mata Peak, an open kitchen and the perfect environment for an intimate gathering.
Underground Barrel Room
An exclusive and private cellar designed for refined celebrations and intimate
gatherings, with a capacity of up to 18 seated guests.
The best seat in the house and the pinnacle of our hospitality experience. A capacity of 10 seated guests for the most perfect of private gatherings, with a view of the spectacular Te Mata Peak.
Where ‘Sophia’, one of the most special of our wines, is made in its own specially designed circular fermentation cellar containing twelve 8000 litre French oak cuves. Sophia is the perfect space for a cocktail event, with capacity for up to 100 standing guests.
Start Planning your Experience
Our team will curate the perfect solution for you & tailor a variety of bespoke enhancements for your next event. To establish the right space for your requirements, please get in touch.
Contact our Hospitality Team
Phone +64 6 873 7126 or
Monday to Sunday
Lunch: 12pm – 3pm
Dinner: 6pm – Late
Please note our restaurant is closed between lunch & dinner service
Reservations are recommended
Christmas Day, 28th November (dinner only),
Annual Speaker Series Lunch (26th February 2021), Deep Purple Day (27th February 2021)
Located at our Giants Winery, just a short stroll from our event and private dining spaces, Craggy Range’s Vineyard and Garden Cottages and luxury Lodges offer boutique accommodation among the vines, under the escarpment of Te Mata Peak.