Briar Ridge. It's a destination.

Situated on our terrace; It is the Osteria where you can sip on some of the best wine the Hunter Valley has to offer while you feast upon Italian icons, artisan antipasti and other gourmet delights. All sourced from both local or premium imported products.


Osteria Reservations

Open Thursday - Monday, 11am - 4pm.
Bookings are appreciated. For same day bookings only please contact our team on (02) 4990 3670.

View the menu by scrolling down.

Enquire about larger groups (8+), special occasions or other bookings.



Fireside Picnic Package

Our seasonal Fireside Picnic Package is the answer to your afternoons in the Hunter Valley.

Situated in the Wine Garden, be greeted with a glass of our Signature Sparkling upon arrival, before making your way down to your private pre-lit wood fire. Blankets, outdoor beanbags and oversized hassocks will be set up to guarantee only the cosiest of moments.

Relish on some of the finest local cheese and artisan charcuterie and a bottle of wine each, chosen by you on the day. All can be taken with you afterwards. Offered (2 hours duration) at 2 pm Thursday - Monday.
This experience must be pre-booked.

$90 per person.     2 - 12 people.

Our Osteria Menu

Please note, items are subject to change at anytime due to availability and seasonal menu changes.

Artisan Antipasti

Choose from only the best locally-made and premium imported ingredients to enjoy a judicious spread of cheese or charcuterie.

We have designed platters to showcase these products however, these can be tailor-made to your preference on the day.

Starting from $30


Italian Icons

  • Handmade Pasta of the Day

  • Homemade Style Lasagne

  • Italian Inspired Pizza

All $22


Home Style Meals

Various Chicken Wraps


Soup of the Day


Seasonal Quiche


Gourmet Rissoles


Classic Caesar Salad



Gourmet Delights

A daily selection of delicious cakes and patisserie is available in our Osteria.


Things to Note

A beverage list will be available on the day including a selection of Briar Ridge Vineyard wines, locally crafted beers and non-alcoholic options. Tea and coffee are also available daily.

Children's options also available on the day.


Wine Gusto

Italian for 'Taste'

Designed as an interactive alternative to a single glass of wine with your lunch booking in Osteria. Choose a selection of bianco (white), rosso (red) or mesco (mixed) wines to pair with a homestyle meal or charcuterie board.

A card of tasting notes will be provided to make this the perfect self-guided experience.

Add this to your Osteria reservation below.


Download our menu in PDF.