Best Known For

Coorong Angus Chateaubriand for two, tabasco butter kipfler potatoes, béarnaise sauce and red win jus. Duck parfait, truffle butter, pickled cranberries and house-made sourdough.

About Maximilian's Restaurant and Saint & Scholar Cellar Door

Providing the ingredients for a quintessential Adelaide Hills dining experience is Maximilian's Restaurant and Saint & Scholar Cellar Door. Nestled among vineyards, this heritage homestead circa 1851 flourishes with rustic warmth that only a vineyard restaurant can provide, complete with open fireplaces, intimate corners and an all-weather pavilion overlooking the estate’s surrounding lakes and Maxi’s on the Green. Celebrating the region’s local produce and artisan goods, Maximilian’s menu boasts a seasonal display of innovative Mod Oz cuisine. Pair an award-winning choice from the Saint & Scholar Cellar Door or the extensive wine list with a starter of Coffin Bay oysters and shallot vinaigrette; before heading out to Maxi’s to stretch your legs and attempt the Hole-in-One golf challenge.

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A few words from Maximilian's Restaurant and Saint & Scholar Cellar Door

Head out to Maxi's on the green for our famous Hole in One Golf challenge. It's a great excuse to stretch your legs after a long lunch, take in the beautiful views and have a bit of fun waking balls into the lake. We give away around 10 prizes per year for a hole in one . Give it a go for your chance to win a $1K voucher!

Location & Map

15 Onkaparinga Valley Road, Verdun 5245 SA - See Map

Opening Hours

Mon  Closed
Tue  Closed
Wed  11:00:AM - 5:00:PM
Thu  12:00:PM - 12:00:AM
Fri  12:00:PM - 12:00:AM
Sat  12:00:PM - 12:00:AM
Sun  12:00:PM - 12:00:AM

Groups & Functions

Maximilian’s Restaurant has always been an iconic destination for people to celebrate a special occasion. The recent completion of their fantastic function pavilion now provides a new home for events in the Adelaide Hills. Only 12 minutes from the Toll Gate but seemingly a world away, be enchanted by the elegant warmth and contemporary ambiance. Delight in the sweeping country views over the lawn, lake and vineyards surrounding the original homestead restaurant.

  • Up to 270 Guests
  • Birthday Party
  • Charity Event
  • Christmas Party
  • Cocktail Party
  • Conference
  • Corporate Function
  • Dinner Party
  • Engagement Party
  • Hens & Bucks Night
  • Product Launch
  • Wedding
  • Banquets
  • Buffets
  • Canapes
  • Cocktails
  • Degustation
  • Finger Food
  • Set Menu

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Member Reviews (1)


I have dined at this Delightful Establishment a few times now. The cuisine is wonderful. Great Ambience. The service is attentive but not over the top like some other Restaurants. I am more than happy to recommend this Establishment.