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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Winery
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“Stunning views of the vineyard and hills. Excellent formal restaurant and a less formal bistro style eatery. Also good for wine tasting.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Food
“Excellent local wines with a signature range from Tasmania. Relaxed 'wine flight' tasting. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Café
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“Delicious food including Traditional German, Kids Meals and local produce. Open for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner - 7 days a week. Sit inside by the fire or enjoy the outdoor dining on the Terrace Bookings recommended for weekends and public holidays”
  • 13 locals recommend
Locality
“Old German Town. Popular with tourists. Always busy and lots of shops and restaurants”
  • 103 locals recommend
Food
“The pairing of wine and chocolate is a surprisingly good idea. The staff of this winery is very friendly and helpful. The place is cosy and pleasant. The view over the vineyard is beautiful. After the tasting, you can also get some nice chocolate packs apart from some bottles of wine.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Gourmet Shop
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“Traditional German Food. Indoor Fireplace. Pokie Free Hotel. Front Bar and Dining Room available.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Home of Hans Heysen. Well worth a visit to see his house and studio outside of Hahndorf where he found much of his inspiration for his wonderful paintings ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Food
“Wine is the culture of the Adelaide Hills! There are several wineries within a 10 minute radius of the cottage. Check out Nepenthe Winery for great sparkling wine and whites.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bar
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“A fabulous place to dine, and Verdun is only 5 minutes drive from us! It's the only pub in town, so finding it will be a breeze! If the evening is balmy, their garden is covered with festoon lights, and dining out there is truly memorable! Fantastic menu. We call it the upmarket Adelaide Hills Pub!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“A great wine region, it's a 20min drive to get there and there are plenty of wineries & restaurants. Pike & Joyce is my favourite for the view, the bubbles and the food.”
  • 1 local recommends
Food
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“Lovely spot in Adelaide Hills for wine tasting and a meal. Features a golf green - score and hole in one by hitting the ball into the island and get a free meal voucher! It's fun to try!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Place of worship
“Loose yourself in Farmers Markets and the third main Wine Region of South Australia”
  • 5 locals recommend
Store
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“Located on the Main Street of Hahndorf, take a short stroll down to the cheese cellar. Cheese lovers can take a cheese making class or just taste test and purchase specialty cheese to take home. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“The Oakbank pub is a fantastic local hotel with great value family meals. Try Pizza night on Friday nights for $1 per inch pizzas! Steak night is Tuesday and the best Schnitzels Parma's around - Schnitzel night is Wednesday.”
  • 6 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Gourmet Shop
“Traditional German Food. Indoor Fireplace. Pokie Free Hotel. Front Bar and Dining Room available.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bar
“The Oakbank pub is a fantastic local hotel with great value family meals. Try Pizza night on Friday nights for $1 per inch pizzas! Steak night is Tuesday and the best Schnitzels Parma's around - Schnitzel night is Wednesday.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“All-grain boutique micro-brewery. Home brewed refreshments and food - especially the pizzas. www.grumpys.com.au”
  • 2 locals recommend
German Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Wide range of craft beers, renowned for its German style meal, an a range of standard pub meals too. Often has live performances (bookings required )”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Nothing too fancy but a restaurant that serves up crowd pleasers and covers most tastes.”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“Excellent wood oven pizza Friday nights only. Coffee and lunches during the week”
  • 1 local recommends

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