Vines of Red Hill
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Restaurants & cafes

You don't have to travel far from Melbourne to sate your appetite for unforgettable meals. Dine in restaurants along the peninsula, sample the finest local wines and revel in the flavours created by star chefs using the freshest local produce.

View from the hill
Gorge on super-fresh seafood in Mediterranean style at eateries overlooking the water. Head inland to restaurants like Max's at Red Hill Estate for unforgettable views of the rolling hills to the bay.

Among the vines
Relax among the vines for homegrown wines matched with mouthwatering creations made from local harvests. Try Paradigm Hills' weekend tasting plates, Stillwater at Crittenden, or Foxey's Hangout's well-balanced snacks.

The tiny pocket of Main Ridge and Red Hill boasts as many as five restaurants that have been endowed with hats in the esteemed The Age Good Food Guide 2012. Make a booking for long lunches with friends or degustation dinners at La Petanque, Montalto, Port Phillip Estate, Ten Minutes by Tractor and The Long Table.

All-season al fresco
Take a break from the grape and fill up on seasonal plates at Heronswood Estate, Flinders Hotel and Merricks General Store.

Slip into the local fish and chippery for a parcel of their finest, or gather organic produce from roadside stalls and enjoy al fresco lunches on the beach or by the vines.

Highlights

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Main Ridge Dairy, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia. Photo: Will Slater

Main Ridge Dairy

Main Ridge

Try some cheese and meet the goats that helped make them at Main Ridge Dairy. Tour the dairy and see the cheese-making process from start to finish.

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Stringers Store, Sorrento, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia

Stringers Store

Sorrento

Stock up the holiday house at Sorrento's Stingers Store. This part supermarket, part bottleshop is a convenient one-stop-shop for your holiday needs.

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Portsea Golf

Mercure Portsea Golf Club and Resort

Portsea

Mercure Portsea Golf Club ranks as one of the top courses on the peninsula and consistently rates in the Top 50 courses of Australia. The links style...

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Paringa Estate

Paringa Estate Winery and Restaurant

Red Hill South

Enjoy award-winning food and wine with magnificent valley views at this Red Hill winery and restaurant hatted by The Age Good Food Guide.

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Josephine's Restaurant

Mount Martha

Visitors to the Mornington Peninsula shouldn't go past the picturesque bush and beach of Mount Martha and Josephine's Restaurant is the place to...

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Red Hill Baker, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia

Red Hill Baker

Red Hill South

Sourcing the best produce from the Mornington Peninsula region, this bakery offers artisan baked sourdoughs and gourmet pies made with passion.

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La Petanque, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia

La Pétanque

Main Ridge

Local produce meets modern French cuisine at La Pétanque, where peninsula produce meets modern French cuisine. Come for the food, stay for the views.

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LE BOUCHON ENTRANCE

Le Bouchon French Cuisine

Balnarring

Located in Balnarring, Le Bouchon French Cuisine is a casual French bistro serving simple and traditional French cuisine. With a casual atmosphere...

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Red Hill Estate

Red Hill Estate

Red Hill South

From $5 - $5

Gather the troops for day down the coast. Sip on a glass of Red Hill's popular sparkling wine while taking in panoramic views of Western Port Bay.

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Salix at Willow Creek, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia

Salix at Willow Creek

Merricks North

Soak up the country hospitality and pair your meal with the peninsula's finest cool climate wines – from pinot noir and sauvignon blanc to pinot gris.

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