Bistro Menu

Bistro Menu

Enjoy our range of dishes as either shared plates or individual

Cafe Wine Menu

At Passage Rock we offer one of Waiheke’s most extensive ranges of island grown wines. Our range includes Chardonnay, Viognier, Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Gris, two styles of Merlot Cabernet and one of New Zealands finest Syrahs. Our wines are made from selected ripe grapes expressing the very best of the season, crafted carefully to bring you a rewarding wine experience.

Passage Rock Platter
Salami, Prosciutto, Mozzarella di Buffalo, Hummus, Tapenade, Tomatade, Pine-nuts and
Waiheke Olive Oil
Served with Home-made Focaccia Bread | $55
Vegetarian Platter available on request | $48Starters
Marinated Olives | $10
Bread and Dips | $12
Bread, Dukkha and Olive Oil | $12
Smoked Eel, smoked Hummus, Purple Beetroot, Gold Beetroot, Wild Rocket and Cumin Emulsion | $24
Wine Match: Passage Rock Reserve Chardonnay | $17 | GF

Sashimi Aoraki Gravlax Salmon with Wasabi Cream, NZ Salmon Caviar and Fresh Herbs | $24
Wine Match: Passage Rock Gisborne Pinot Gris | $12 | GF

Special Salad
Salad Greens, Parma Ham, Mozzarella, Truffle dressing, Red Onion and Pine-nuts | $24
Wine Match: Passage Rose | $12 | GF

Bar Plates
Plate of cured meats Salami and Prosciutto | $18
Plate of 3 Cheeses: French Comte, Brie de Meaux and Blue d’Auvergne
served with Red Onion Chutney | $24
Wine Match: Passage Rock Magnus 2014 | $25

Mains
Lamb Cooked Two Ways – Slow Cooked Lamb Shoulder and Crunchy Lamb Croquettes
served with Lamb Jus, Roast Baby Carrots and Mint Emulsion | $34
Wine Match: Passage Rock Reserve Cabernet | $20

Scallop and Prawns served with Parmesan Risotto, served with Bisque,
Celery Vinaigrette and Fried Shallots | $34
Wine Match: Passage Rock Reserve Chardonnay | $17 | GF

Duck Breast served with Porcini Jus, Truffle Mash and garnished with Fresh Asparagus | $34
Wine Match: Passage Rock Magnus | $25 | GF

Sides
Salad leaves | $8
Fries with Aioli and Tomato Sauce | $10
Kumara Chips Aioli and Tomato Sauce | $14

Wood-Fired Pizzas
Savoyarde Pizza
Parmesan and Truffle Oil, Speck, Potato, Red Onion on Mascarpone herb base | $29
Wine Match Passage Rock Sisters | $14

Asparagus Pizza
Passatta, Grated Mozzarella, Asparagus, Blue Cheese
Prosciutto and Olives | $29
Wine Match: Passage Rock Reserve Syrah 2014 | $20

Veggie Pizza
Courgette, Mushroom, Sundried Tomato, Olives and Feta and Passatta | $25
Wine Match: Passage Rock Pinot Gris | $14

Blue Cheese Pizza
Blue Cheese, Pine nuts, Rocket and Olives and Passatta (V) | $26
Wine Match: Passage Reserve Chardonnay | $17

Meat Lovers Pizza
Salami Dry Cured Sliced Speck Ham, Black Olives and Passatta | $29
Wine Match: Passage Rock Syrah 2017 | $14

Kids Pizzas
Kids Ham and Cheese Pizza | $12
Kids Ham Cheese and Pineapple | $12

Pizza Sides
Shoestring Fries | $10
Kumara Fries | $14
Green Leaves | $8

Gluten Free Pizza Base | $4

Desserts
Special Dessert of the day | $16
Wine Match: Passage Rock Matuku | $ 20

Chocolate and Macadamia Cake with Fresh Pear and Chocolate Mousse | $18
Wine Match: Passage Late Harvest Cabernet | $19

Kids Ice Cream | $4

Beverages | Hot
Coffee
Short black | $ 4.00
Cappuccino, Flat White, Long Black | $ 4.50
Latte, Mochaccino, Hot Chocolate | $ 5.00
Tea
English Breakfast Blend | $ 4.00
Earl Grey | $ 4.00
Cinnamon Sweetie | $ 4.00
Jade Green Sencha | $ 4.00
Japanese Lime Green Tea | $ 4.00
Ginger Lemon Kiss | $ 4.00
Otago Summer Fruits | $ 4.00
Pure Peppermint | $ 4.00

Wine | White
Passage Rock Gisborne Pinot Gris 2016
Light tropical notes, pear, panacotta, delicate florals in an off-dry style.
G $12 | B $55
Passage Rock Rose 2017
Aromas of bright, early summer fruits. A light vanilla creaminess merged with raspberry, redcurrants, cranberry and juniper. A fresh, crisp palate of hibiscus and rosehip.
G $12 | B $55
Passage Rock Sauvignon Blanc 2017
Uniquely grown on the Island with aromas of elderflower, guava, passionfruit, melon and crisp apple, gooseberry and a touch of honey. An elegant thirst-quenching wine.
G $14 | B $60
Passage Rock Waiheke Island Pinot Gris
A deliciously aromatic wine, aromas of poached pear, lychees, with a gentle acidity
and a soft citrus zest finish.
G $14 | B $60
Passage Rock Marlborough Chardonnay
Delightfully balanced fruit and oak, Passionfruit vanilla and peach with butterscotch undertones.
G $13 | B $55
Passage Rock Reserve Chardonnay 2017
Our gold medal winning luscious white florals, green citrus and poached stone fruit.
Toasty caramel notes.
G $17 | B $75
Passage Rock Matuku 2017
Oak-aged Viognier, Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Gris and Chardonny. A fruitful voluptuous wine, with long, lingering flavours.
G $20 | B $90
Passage Rock Methode Traditionelle
Baked brioche and melon with a fine bead and zesty finish. A succulent, bubbly wine.
G $14 | B $60

Wine | Red
Passage Rock Sisters 2015
A distinctive blend of Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Malbec, Merlot and Petit Verdot. Warm and complex, an iconic Waiheke wine. Cassis, berries, light florals and herbal character
with spice undertones.
G $14 | B $60

Passage Rock Syrah 2017
Waiheke Syrah at its finest, our 2017 vintage exhibits complex aromas of dark cherry and muscatels. Subtle flavours of Five spice and cacao with bright blackcurrant.
G $14 | B $60

Passage Rock Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot 2013
Ruby and Carmine in the glass. Excellent Vintage. Exuberant rich Cabernet with expressions of coffee, eucalyptus, rosemary, juicy dark berries, cedar and cherry on the nose.
G $20 | B $90

Passage Rock Reserve Syrah 2014
One of the top Syrah in New Zealand Syrah. Dense, weighty Syrah from our select Reserve vines . Dark Berry, dark chocolate, cracked black pepper and nutty oak. Cedar and Vanillin undertones. Gold medal and trophy International Wine Challenge.
G $20 | B $90

Passage Rock Magnus 2014
Estate grown, blended from our top 6 barrels. Syrah, Cabernet, Merlot, Malbec, Petit Verdot, and Montepulciano. Bright, ripe fruits, deep and intense in the glass. Violets and floral aromas, morello cherries and dark woody character. A Symphony.
G $25 | B $120

Late Harvest Cabernet 2016
Blackcurrant fool, festive fruits swathed in brandy aromas, accompanied by dark ripe cherry.
Enticing, soft and full, it explodes on the palate with a luscious voracity.
G $15 | B $65

Beverages | Cold
Iced coffee | $ 9.00
Affogato | $ 7.00
Cola | $ 5.50
Guava | $ 5.50
Lemonade | $ 5.50
Ginger Beer | $ 5.50
Orange Juice | $ 4.50
Apple Juice | $ 4.50
Lemon Lime and Bitters | $ 5.50
Tropical Mango | $ 5.50
Sparkling/Still Mineral Water 750ml | $ 9.00
Sparkling/Still Mineral Water 350ml | $ 4.50

Beers
Corona | $ 9.00
Stella | $ 9.00
Asahi | $ 9.00
Light Beer (0.5%) | $ 9.00

V = Vegetarian | GF = Gluten Free | VG = Vegan

White Wines

Glass

Bottle

Passage Rock Rose 2016

Aromas of bright, early summer fruits, delicious days of summer captured.  A light vanilla creaminess merged with raspberry, redcurrants, cranberry and juniper.  A fresh, crisp palate of hibiscus, rosehip, raspberry and grenadine notes with a light, clean finish reminiscent of an early summer day. 

$14.00

$65.00

Passage Rock Sauvignon Blanc 2016

New Release beautifully aromatic Island estate grown Sauvignon with aromas of elderflower, guava, passionfruit, melon and crisp apple, gooseberry and a touch of honey.  A well rounded delicious mouth feel lands on a palate of apple, tropical fruits and ripe pears with a crisp acidity and a lingering finish.

$14.00

$68.00

Passage Rock Marlborough Chardonnay 2016

Sourced from the pristine Wairau Valley this Chardonnay and is clean and lifted on the palate with white floral and scorched mandarin, with warm oak influences and toastiness.

$14.00

$75.00

Passage Rock Pinot Gris 2017

Aromas of Nashi pear, dried fig and spiced anise, the palate has a fresh pear and summer apple. Bright natural acidity with a rounded finish. Vibrant in its youth. 100% hand-picked whole bunch pressed from our estate grown fruit.

$14.00

$75.00

Passage Rock Reserve Chardonnay 2017

Wild yeast and Malo-lactic fermentation add complexity, white florals, green citrus and crème brulee.

 $19.00

 $85.00

Matuku

Our super White a blend of oak aged Viognier, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris and Sauvignon Blanc. Lush and Complex.

 $22.00

 $95.00

 

Red Wines

Glass

Bottle

Passage Rock Sisters 2015

A distinctive blend of Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Malbec, Merlot and Petit Verdot.  Warm and complex, an iconic Waiheke wine.  Cassis, berries, light florals and herbal character with spice undertones.

$14.00

$65.00

Passage Rock Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot 2014

Ruby and Carmine in the glass.  Excellent Vintage.  Exuberant rich Cabernet with expressions of coffee, eucalyptus, rosemary, juicy dark berries, cedar and cherry on the nose.  A rich vibrant palate bursting with red berries and vanilla.

$22.00

$95.00

Passage Rock Syrah 2017

Bright cherry notes are surrounded by coffee and chocolate notes. Toasted nuts and spice vie with dark berry intensity. 

$75.00

Passage Rock Reserve Syrah 2013

Dense, ripe, weighty Syrah from our select Reserve vines.  Dark Berry, dark chocolate, cracked black pepper and nutty oak.  Cedar and Vanillin undertones.  Dark, intense, full of power and with a velvety smooth finish.  Exceptional cellaring potential from an outstanding vintage year.

$22.00

$95.00

Passage Rock Magnus 2014

Estate grown, blended from our top 6 barrels.   Syrah Cabernet, Merlot, Malbec, Petit Verdot, and Montepulciano.  Bright, ripe fruits, deep and intense in the glass.  Wood violets and floral aromas, morello cherries and dark woody character.  Rich and complex on the palate.  Layers of flavour, great length, fine and silky tannins, a wine to savour now or perfect for cellaring.  A symphony.

$25.00

$120.00

Late Harvest Cabernet 2016

Creamy vanilla blackcurrant fool, festive fruits swathed in brandy aromas accompanied by dark ripe cherry.  Enticing, soft and full it explodes on the palate with a luscious voracity, raspberry, star anise and cinnamon.  Deliciously sweet yet clean and balanced with a bright cranberry and spice finish.

$18.00

$75.00