As winter holidays loom, it’s hardly surprising that Amisfield was voted the clear winner in our Best Out of Town category. The Lake Hayes institution boasts a carefully-crafted menu that puts a unique, culinary spin on the region’s best seasonal produce and has become a must-visit for foodies everywhere. Not far behind was Hawke’s Bay’s picturesque Craggy Range winery, Wellington’s Mason (thanks to its delicious, Middle-Eastern-meets-Mediterranean fare), Taranaki’s Social Kitchen and Mount Maunganui’s Fife Lane Kitchen and Bar — all noteworthy contenders.
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