For an unparalleled wine experience you literally can’t go past Man O’ War – it’s at the eastern end of the island. Waiheke has 100 vineyards but an incredible 75 of those vineyards are at Man O’ War set in picturesque locations across 4,500 acres. Man O’ War’s Winery Tasting Room is the only one on Waiheke that’s on the water and New Zealand’s only beachfront tasting experience.

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Opening Hours

Winter Hours (July - August)

Thursday: 11am - 4pm
Friday: 11am - 5pm
Saturday: 11am - 5pm
Sunday: 11am - 4pm (Sunday Roast Menu)

Escape to the Bay where our beachfront cellar door and restaurant offers an unforgettable experience in any season.

It's now even easier to get to us with direct sailings from Auckland's Viaduct to Man O' War (approx 90 mins duration).

Visit Explore for schedule and to book tickets.

Please note if you intend to arrive at Man O' War Bay by helicopter, please email Tasting Room to book your landing. This is by prior arrangement only.

Wine Tasting

Take a Flagship Flight

Whether you're a seasoned connoisseur or a budding enthusiast, our self-guided Flagship Flight offers an effortless way to expand your palate and discover new favourites.

Curated to showcase the diversity of the Man O' War Flagship collection - you'll uncover the unique characteristics of each wine and learn what makes them so distinct.

No need to worry about bookings or schedules, enjoy a Flagship Flight at your table, on your own time.


> 2019 Gravestone Sauvignon Semillon
> 2021 Valhalla Chardonnay
> 2021 Ironclad Bordeaux Blend
> 2020 Dreadnought Syrah

Guided Tastings

Experience a guided Flagship or Kulta Tasting with our knowledgeable Cellar Door team.

Bookings available via link below.

Flagship Tasting - from $32.00 pp

Kulta Tasting - $75.00 pp. Includes Sourdough + Man O' War Olive Oil

Book A Table or Sunday Roast

For those looking for a unique dining experience reservations are recommended for our Tasting Room restaurant but walkins are welcome.

For groups of 20 - 60 please email the Tasting Room for table options. For larger groups, please contact our Event team to book your group into our Event venue. T&Cs apply.

Experience the perfect winter escape this June and July with the return of the Man O' War Sunday Roast - $59pp -

House-made focaccia with roasted red pepper &
parmesan butter

Your choice of Beef Roast or Free Range Porchetta,
served with Yorkshire pudding, Man O’ War honey-glazed carrots, duck fat roasted potatoes, lemon & parmesan Brussels sprouts, and house-made gravy.

 Sticky Toffee Pudding with crème anglaise.

Menu add-ons and pizzas available for the kids.  

Sunday Roast bookings can be made below.

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Your big day at the bay.

Fifty meters from the water’s edge, the chapel at Man O’ War was built in the style of the original churches and homes of the 1920s in 2007 for the owner’s daughter’s wedding. You can now get married in this unique building in such a unique location. Man O' War is also the perfect spot for any private event or epic party, boasting the only beach-front Events Pavilion on the island.

Weddings at Man O' War

Team Building, Away Days & Client Entertainment

Looking for the perfect venue for a corporate event to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city where your team can refresh their minds? Man O’ War Vineyard on Waiheke is a haven of fine wine, delicious food and untouched landscapes.

Corporate Events

To Man O' War Bay

Weekends and selected days during school holidays

Matiatia Departure

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From Man O' War Bay

Weekends and selected days during school holidays

Pickup (Man O' War)

Prompt departure

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