Food

Eat Well in Rutherglen

What’s wine without food? Pretty good you say. Well, when it’s with food, it’s really good. When that food is grown, reared, produced and made with minimal food miles, then it’s excellent. World-class chefs and super-proud bakers vie for your attention in and around Rutherglen. Restaurants looking to show their wares match perfect courses to their wines, and hampers are packed and ready for the romantic traveller seeking to woo and impress.

Bring empty bags and empty stomachs; this is going to get good!

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What You Can Do

Casual Dining

Rutherglen has a thriving café culture with supreme coffee to kick start your morning. You must grab an award-winning Parker’s Pie for lunch while you’re here or settle in for some fish and chips on the banks of the Murray River.

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Desert

Fine Dining

There’s no doubt you are spoilt for fine dining experiences in Rutherglen. Boasting award-winning restaurants that explore locally grown and foraged produce, each menu is seasonal and is designed to be enjoyed with Rutherglen’s most celebrated wines.

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Local Produce

Ever tried smoked butter? A sparkling shiraz chocolate truffle? How about Muscat pâté? Get ready to fill your car boot with bundles of delicious local produce when you visit Rutherglen.

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Picnics

With a huge variety of delicious local produce, and of course our great Rutherglen wines, there are some fantastic options to indulge. Enjoy a locally produced picnic basket, at some of the most picturesque locations in the region.

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Eat Rutherglen

From award winning country pies, to delectable gelato and degustation menus Rutherglen boasts a carte du jour of food offerings fit for any celebration or a picnic by the water.

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