Best Known For

Slow-cooked beef cheek, Paris mash, confit Winter vegetables and red wine jus.

About Russo Estate Winery & Restaurant

Enjoy a chilled glass of wine and fine fare overlooking the beautiful vineyard and waterfall at Russo Estate Winery & Restaurant on Holden Road in Diggers Rest. This elegant family-owned establishment delivers sweeping views of the vines through a full glass frontage while dining indoors at crisp white-clothed tables, or take a seat alfresco and feel the balmy breezes. With a Modern Australian menu brimming with choice, expect stunningly plated starters such as confit duck cigars in Tunisian brique pastry, with tahini and black sesame; before a main of pepper-crusted Tasmanian Cape Grim rib eye, Cognac sauce, Paris mash and sautéed mixed greens, best enjoyed with a glass of estate red. Be sure to leave room for a decadent dessert of dark chocolate pudding and salted pistachio ice cream.

Specials & Events

Heat n Dine
Restaurant from Home!

Location & Map

760-818 Holden Road, Diggers Rest 3427 VIC - See Map

Opening Hours

Mon  Closed
Tue  Closed
Wed  11:30:AM - 9:00:PM
Thu  11:30:AM - 9:00:PM
Fri  11:30:AM - 10:00:PM
Sat  11:30:AM - 11:00:PM
Sun  11:30:AM - 11:00:PM

Groups & Functions

  • Up to 300 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 (8)


Great night out!
Lovely staff delicious food outstanding wine can't ask for more!


Delightful experience
Wasn't sure about Rosso Estate, however on arrival it looked very nice, sadly, we weren't greeted at the door, however, found our way to our table, and glad we did. The food was really delicious, although one order wasn't met, but the offered meal was nice. The view from the windows is lovely, and we had a really enjoyable evening.


Lunch wine and dessert were amazing surrounded by great views of the vineyard. Great and friendly staff. Looking forward to another visit and will recommend this place to family and friends.


Heat n DIne
Wow, what a great idea and absolutely loved our meals!
Thank you, chef! We will be ordering again next Friday!!


Excellent Food, excellent service and the most amazing 360 scenic views


Absolutely loved this beautiful estate when we were there this weekend. It’s a cosy vintage winery. Good , staff and view was beautiful.
Thank you joe for your fantastic hospitality.
I will be telling all my friends about this magical place.