Reviews, Awards & Accolades

5 Star Winery James Halliday Wine Companion 2009 – 2018
SMH Good Food Guide - One Chef Hat 2017, 2018
Andrew Margan- Viticulturist of the Year 2015
Winner - Best Winery, NSW & Hunter Tourism Awards 2013, 2014, 2015 – Hall of Fame
Winner - Excellence in Food Tourism, NSW & Hunter Tourism Awards 2014, 2015
Winner - Excellence in Food Tourism, Australian Tourism Awards 2014
Winner - Hunter Valley Cellar Door of the Year 2013
Winner - Best Restaurant, Australian Tourism Awards 2012
Hunter Culinary Association
31 October 2018 | Hunter Culinary Association

Young Industry Professionals Recognised As Scholarship Winners Announced

Abbey Taylor of Margan Winery & Restaurant winner of the First Creek Wines Front of House Scholarship  Continue »

Time Posted: 31/10/2018 at 9:00 AM
SMH Good Food Guide
18 October 2018 | SMH Good Food Guide

Margan Restaurant Awarded One Chef hat for the Third Year in a Row

Ethical, sustainable and delicious vineyard garden wine and dining  Continue »

Time Posted: 18/10/2018 at 12:00 PM
Hunter Headline
27 September 2018 | Hunter Headline

Lisa Margan awarded top Australian leadership in hospitality gong

Margan Restaurant owner and hospitality powerhouse, Lisa Margan has been awarded the 2018 Professional Women in Foodservice Professional Leadership Award.  Continue »

Time Posted: 27/09/2018 at 12:26 PM
Newcastle Herald
13 September 2018 | Newcastle Herald

Lisa Margan wins nationwide leadership award

Hunter Valley agri-dining pioneer Lisa Margan takes home top hospitality gong  Continue »

Gourmet Traveller
5 September 2018 | Gourmet Traveller

Margan awarded one star in the 2019 Gourmet Traveller Australian Restaurant Guide

Margan awarded one star by Gourmet Traveller and retains its place on the Top 10 Regional NSW Restaurant list  Continue »

Time Posted: 05/09/2018 at 12:10 PM
Hunter Valley Wine Show
3 September 2018 | Hunter Valley Wine Show

2018 Clear Image Hunter Valley Wine Show Results

The 2018 Clear Image Hunter Valley Wine Show results have seen a great result for Margan Wines. In total 3 Gold Medals, 5 Silver Medals and 10 Bronze Medals were won by Margan Wines at the Show.  Continue »

Time Posted: 03/09/2018 at 1:59 PM
Newcastle Herald
28 February 2018 | Newcastle Herald

Australian Tourism Award wins

Margan Winery and Restaurant was recognised in two categories at the Australian Tourism Awards, taking out gold in the Excellence in Food Tourism category and silver for Tourism Restaurants and Catering Services.  Continue »

Daniel Honan
16 February 2018 | Daniel Honan

Volume down, 2018 Hunter vintage shows signs of greatness

2018 Hunter Valley Vintage Andrew Margan

The 2018 vintage in the Hunter Valley will be remembered as one that was short, hot and dry, with a fast start and early finish, low yields but high quality, with plenty of fine wine to look forward to, as the year unfolds.

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