Our Cellar Door and Restaurant are open seven days a week with the a la carte lunch menu available from 11:30am until 2:30 pm
Cheese boards are available to accompany an afternoon wine
We are a popular venue for weddings, functions and events and do close early on occasion as a result. Please call us at the Cellar Door in advance to avoid any disappointment on the day.
Both the Cellar Door and Restaurant are closed on Good Friday, ANZAC Day, Christmas Day and Boxing Day
We look forward to welcoming you to the home of Church Road Wine
- Disabled Access
- Free Wi-Fi
- Alfresco Dining
- Winery and cellar door
About Verde at Church Road
Church Road Winery offer exciting a la carte lunches at the Cellar Door and Restaurant.
With an emphasis on Hawke’s Bay sourced artisan products, the menu reflects Church Road’s winemaking philosophy by combining traditional influences with innovative flair. Chris Scott, Church Road Regional Winemaker and Head Chef Grant McHenry have used their expertise and passion to wine match the dishes on our menu, providing the complete wine and food experience. We offer an extensive a la carte menu along with delicious platter and cheeseboard options.
Thanks we thoroughly enjoyed celebrating our 15th wedding anniversary at Verde restaurant. We've been living in Napier for almost as long as we've been married yet never eaten at Church Rd. Will definitely visit again soon.
Fod was amazing, service was amazing, staff are all so friendly and helpful. Such a beautiful place cant wait to come back again.
Lovely lunch in the barrel room
The food was quite bland compared to when I last visited about a year ago. We felt there had been a change of chef as it used to be one of our fav winery restaurants. It was very expensive given the food wasn’t special.
Great wine and views
Great venue, not rushed, food was lovely.
Excellent service with friendly and knowledgeable staff. Dessert was exceptional
Excellent service and the wine tasting was very informative
Had such a lovely afternoon, and Darryl who conducted our wine tasting was awesome! His knowledge was exceptional, as was his patience to answer our many questions! We loved the thought that went into our platter (beautiful ceviche), and our kids declared Church Road the best HB restaurant after finding lolly teeth in their sundaes - we agreed with them, but for different reasons :)
Fantastic food and of course fab wine ... Great service ..Thanks
Good wine, great ambience and location. Great service, with a smile. Food is not badl, we felt perhaps the menu and the food that we had could be improved somewhat.
A big shout out to the team we arrived early and you were so accommodating we did a wine tasting then we were seated before our booking time. Thank you the shared platter and the desserts were soo yummy.
Mitch knows his company/wine. Atmosphere is excellent. Food is very good. Probably there is small room to improve.
Highly recommend the food along with the fab wine and lovely atmosphere, the staff were lovely. It was perfect for a special pre Christmas lunch.
Fabulous lunch, food was superb!! Service fantastic great afternoon thanks team
Our meals were very nice thankyou and the service was excellent. Just one minor hiccup with my dessert in that the biscuit/biscotti was like concrete.
Lovely food. Fabulous wine. Friendly staff. All in all a relaxing Christmas lunch. Thank you.
Had lunch with a group with the pre-set menu. Well organised, good paced meal with excellent food and service.
Your platter could do with improvements, compared to the one that I ordered last year at the same time today’s was extremely basic in fact my grandchild could have done better.
All of our party of six were disappointed in their meals. We felt there was a very limited selection for lunch and was expensive.
We were expecting good things but were very disappointed. Service was very slow Food was under cooked especially the Lamb which was practically Rare. We waited to pay the bill for 15-20 minutes whilst the staff member was making coffee's. Definitly will not be back.
We really enjoyed our lunch and the service was great. I can’t remember her name but your staff member that came from the Hastings Golf Club is just fantastic. She is so good at her job - a real asset to Church Rd.
Great Christmas work lunch atmosphere that ticked all the boxes for our event, thank you.
Love every visit to Church Road, wine, food and service 5 star. Thank you!