McLaren Vale Restaurant

McLaren Vale Restaurant Ekhidna Wines

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The Ekhidna Wines Restaurant offers one of the most picturesque dining experiences on the Fleurieu Peninsula

Ranked #7 of 127 places to eat in McLaren Vale by Restaurant Guru

Ekhidna Wines

67 Branson Road,
McLaren Vale SA 5171


T: 0499 002 633

Opening Hours

11:30am to 5.00pm

Wednesday to Sunday

Head chef Kane Livingston, who has a passion for locally grown and sourced produce, creates culinary delights using only the freshest and finest ingredients.


Sourdough | 5.0

Ekhidna dukkah, local olive oil, butter



Chicken Liver Pate | 20.0

Salted yolk, giardiniera, sweet potato crisps (GF)


Roasted Cauliflower | 21.0

Tahini, dukkah, house garden herbs (GF)(V)(PB)


Arancini | 22.0

Basil, smoked feta & kabocha with crème fraiche, parmesan (V)


Vineyard Pepper & Nori Salt Calamari | 24.0

Arugula, pickled shallot, our lime aioli (GF)(DFO)


Kingfish Crudo | 25.0

Cara cara, fennel, sea salt, citrus vinaigrette (GF)



Affogato | 15.0

Vanilla bean ice-cream, espresso (GF)

+ shot of bailey’s, kahlua, frangelico or topaque 7.0


Tiramisu | 18.0

Lady fingers, espresso, mascarpone, cocoa


Lemon Crème Brulee | 18.0

Zesty lemon custard, sugar crust, biscotti (GF)


Flourless Chocolate Torte | 20.0

Raspberry gel, mascarpone, persian fairy floss (GF)


Plant-based dessert option is available, please see our friendly team


EK Stuffed Peppers | 32.0

Pilaf, cavolo nero, popcorn chickpea, farm pesto (GF)(V)(PB)


Rechner’s Golden Favourite | 35.0

Smoked kassler pork chop, apple & tomato chutney, celeriac, Ekhidna cider (GF)


Kiev Cut Chicken Breast | 36.0

Heirloom carrot, black garlic, kohlrabi, chimichurri (GF)


Baked Barramundi | 39.0

Garden tomatoes, halloumi, arugula, balsamic, smoked honey (GF)


Market Beef | 45.0

Broccolini, cafe de paris, linchpin jus (GF)



Buttered Vegetables | 15.0

Pepitas, herbs (GF)(PBO)


Garden Salad | 14.0

Today’s seasonal offerings, ek house dressing (GF) (PB)


Confit Potatoes | 15.0

Thyme, linchpin salt (GF)(PBO)


Puggles (baby Ekhidna’s) – Under 12

“I don’t know” | 13.0

Chicken bites, chips, sauce


“I’m not eating that” | 13.0

Squid, chips, our lime aioli


“I don’t care” | 13.0

Spaghetti, sugo, parmesan



DF– Dairy free

DFO– Dairy free option

GF– Gluten free

GFO– Gluten free option

PB– Plant-based

PBO– Plant based option

V– Vegetarian

VO– Vegetarian option


*Not all ingredients listed, please ask for assistance if required. Management does not guarantee meals are without traces of allergy items, please confirm all dietary requirements with our friendly team*

* 10% surcharge on public holidays*

Reservations: 0499 002 633

Ekhidna Wines - McLaren Vale Restuarant