Mills Reef Winery & Restaurant

Mills Reef Winery was established in 1989 by the Preston family. Through commitment and dedication to excellence, the Mills Reef brand has established itself as one of New Zealand's premium labels with a particular reputation for outstanding Bordeaux varietal reds and Syrah.

The winery is located on beautifully landscaped grounds just minutes from Tauranga's CBD. The complex boasts full winemaking and bottling facilities, two underground barrel cellars, an aged wine cellar, and spacious wine tasting areas. An award winning 150 seat restaurant completes the picture, providing a wonderful ambience for a-la-carte dining, weddings, functions and conferences.


Mills Reef Wines are produced from superior grapes grown in the Hawkes Bay region, they are hand crafted by our winemaking team in Tauranga, New Zealand, employing 100% sustainable practices throughout the winemaking process, from vine to glass. Our wines are produced under three ranges, each with their own winemaking philosophy and stylistic bent... READ MORE on our WINES

Discover Experience Enjoy

Mills Reef's art-deco style restaurant is purpose designed for dining in an ambience which compliments fine wine and cuisine. The restaurant offers relaxed outdoor dining on glorious sunny Bay Of Plenty days. The award-winning cuisine is best described as Antipodean/Pacific-rim style, blending the best of local produce and latest culinary innovations... READ MORE on the Restaurant

A Destination for your occasion

Mills Reef has many facilities to accommodate your special event or function. Whether you require a memorable venue for your special day, a conference venue or function room with a difference, Mills Reef can cater for your every requirement. A more quality venue so close to the city centre would be difficult to find. READ MORE on Weddings | CONFERENCES | FUNCTIONS

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Mills Reef - Summer newsletter 2018

Summer greetings from the Mills Reef team!  And what a fantastic summer it’s been so far. One of the hottest for many years, with many New Zealander’s enjoying sun-soaked days and record temperatures. This weather has also been fortuitous for our vineyards and the speed of ripening, with the growing season running approximately 1-2 weeks ahead of normal. More on that later … We also welcome to the winery our summer influx of new and regular visitors alike, to enjoy a relaxing experience or for a more focused wine discovery. Please read on for further insights on our most recent activities & achievements … READ NEWSLETTER HERE  23 Feb '18
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Mother's Day Buffets - Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner

Sunday 13 May 2018 Treat mum this Mother's Day More information available soon  Sunday 13th May 2018 Mills Reef Winery, 143 Moffat Road, Bethlehem, Tauranga  Bookings essential  (deposit requested) Phone 07 576 8800 or email Breakfast Buffet From 9am until 11am Buffet served at 9:30am Adults  $36.00  |  Children $18.00  (4-12 years) Lunch - Two course buffet Lunch from 12pm Buffet served at 1pm Adults  $54.00   |   Children $24.00  (4-12 years)   Dinner - Breads, Main & Dessert Dinner from 6pm Adults  $54.00   |   Children $24.00  (4-12 years)

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