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Basils Farm

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Afternoon with stunning views

Beautiful....idyllic. unfortunately they run on different times in winter so we could only get... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
Cheryl C
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Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
Great scenic dining experience

When you arrive you are in awe of the great view over swan bay and the manicured gardens at Basils... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
best0ne2017
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Greater Perth, Australia
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Basils Farm is an artisan Winery on the shores of Swan Bay, (Bellarine Peninsula) specialising in traditionally made wild fermented wines. Varieties include: Prosecco, Sauvignon Blanc, Rose, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Shiraz. Wine tastings and wine...more
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43-53 Nye Rd, Queenscliff, Victoria 3225, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed on the peninsular for my birthday. How awesome is this farm, cafe, winery. lunch was well presented and tasty. Friendly staff and a great view made a special lunch.

Thank Andrew L
Kim D, General Manager at Basils Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Andrew Happy 50th! Glad we helped make it a memorable one See you on your next visit to the Bellarine.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful views of Swan Bay and Queenscliff good food & wine Nice day out.You can take your dog.Seating out on the lawn on a sunny day.

Thank gezsayers
Kim D, General Manager at Basils Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi gezayers Thanks for the review! See you and your pooch again soon

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Basil's Farm is beautifully positioned overlooking Swan Bay. Eight of our group shared the Lunch Package which I would certainly recommend. The food was varied and delicious and of a very generous quantity. All the staff were friendly and helpful.

Thank marleneb592
Kim D, General Manager at Basils Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Marlene Thanks for the lovely words! See you and your family again soon

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful....idyllic. unfortunately they run on different times in winter so we could only get coffee and cake. Both were delicious. Cakes very unusual flavour combination but lovely. Service was a bit average. Coffees came out way after we had finished cake. Would recommend and definitely...More

Thank Cheryl C
Kim D, General Manager at Basils Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Cheryl Sorry you missed out on our lunch menu.. Look forward to seeing you in the warmer months!

Reviewed 26 July 2018

When you arrive you are in awe of the great view over swan bay and the manicured gardens at Basils. Take a stroll through the very healthy vegie patch which serve as additives to many of the meals prepared at Basils cafe. Farm animals and...More

Thank best0ne2017
Kim D, General Manager at Basils Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Hi best0ne2017 Glad you enjoyed your visit to Basils. Thank you for the extensive review of our Farm. Yes, Summer is very different, however we do our best to offer the same fantastic service, all year round. Hope to see you again soon Kim

Reviewed 15 July 2018

We visited Basils Farm as part of a group that was comfortably seated in a heated marquee. This destination is delightfully located overlooking Swan Bay. An impressive, large vegetable garden is situated next to the eating area (which has both inside and outdoor seating); reserve...More

Thank Peter M
Kim D, General Manager at Basils Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Hi Peter Thank you for your recent review. Glad you enjoyed the experience and the amazing outlook to Swan Bay. We look forward to seeing you again soon Kim

Reviewed 5 July 2018

It was a cold day in Queenscliff, but the sun was shining. We booked a table inside as we had a brand new baby with us. Outside looked amazing with fires, a playground, animals and rugs on the back of seats. The herb/produce garden was...More

Thank Phuketwergoing
Kim D, General Manager at Basils Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Hi Phuketwergoing Thank you for your review and we are glad your group enjoyed the experience. Basils is a special place all year round. I hope you can come back and see it in some warmer months! Kim

Reviewed 18 June 2018

We braved the outdoor seating in the middle of winter. But we were quickly provided with blankets and a warm welcome. I had the lamb with a $14 pinot. The pinot was excellent. The lamb was a little tough. It was very relaxing to look...More

1  Thank TRexTheCat
Kim D, General Manager at Basils Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Hi TRexTheCat Thanks for the review. I have passed on your comments regarding the lamb. Helpful feedback is always appreciated! See you again soon! Kim

Reviewed 30 May 2018

This is well worth a visit. Grab a drink and a platter to share and enjoy the view and surrounds, and service. It gets busy so get there early.

1  Thank Shane M
Kim D, General Manager at Basils Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Hi Shane Thanks for review, yes we get busy, however happy to take bookings all year round to ensure the best seat! See you again soon Kim

Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Went to Basils for my girlfriends birthday, Greg found us a table with a great view. Ordered meals and they came in good time, very tasty! Got chatting to the new manager Talla, who took the time to ensure everything was spot on (which it...More

1  Thank George111295
Kim D, General Manager at Basils Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Hi George111295 Thanks for the great review and glad your girlfriends birthday was a memorable one! See you again soon! Kim

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Ashley B
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Hi Ashley, Sorry for the delay in seeing this message come through. The answers above are correct. You can also book online via obee. From December 3 you can also enjoy ‘Breakfast at Basils’. • Egg + Bacon Rolls every... More
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