Apollo Bay Distillery

Italian influenced Wine Bar and Cellar Door Eatery


What they say

We are located in one of the oldest buildings in town and are the only distillery on the Great Ocean Road, producing boutique and local gins.  Aiming to preserve the tales of the town our gins are linked to local folklores.

Our drinks list

Chose you favourite or enjoy 15ml each of our SS Casino Dry Gin, Speculant Grapefruit Gin, Captain Chapmans Navy Strength & Amphitrite, Gin Elixir. Served with a 200ml bottle of Fever Tree Tonic, ice and garnish.  We also serve a wide range of local wines, beers, soft drinks and quality teas and coffee.

Our $12 to $29 menu (may vary with seasons)

A R A N C I N I ( V ) ( V G ) mushroom & wine, mixed salad leaves, truffle mayo
C H I C K E N W I N G S ( G F ) sriracha hot sauce or BBQ, celery, blue cheese sauce
S Q U I D I N S A L A T A salt & pepper squid, cherry tomato, cucumber, mixed leaf salad, balsamic dressing, side of truffle mayo
S Q U I D I N S A L A T A salt & pepper squid, cherry tomato, cucumber, mixed leaf salad, balsamic dressing, side of truffle mayo
G R E E N I N S A L A T A ( G F ) ( V ) mixed leaf salad, cherry tomato, cucumber, goats cheese, olives, balsamic dressing
S K I N N Y F R I E S ( V ) ( G F ) ( V G ) w/ truffle mayo
C H E E S E P L A T T E R ( V ) (GF on request) two cheeses, crackers, lavosh, quince paste, Otway zucchini relish, fruit
G A R L I C F O C C A C I A ( V ) fior di latte, garlic oil, seasoning
M A R G H E R I T A ( V ) * tomato, mozzarella, fior di latte, basil
N A P O L I * tomato, mozzarella, fior di latte, capers, anchovies, olives, oregano
F U N G H I ( V ) * white base, mozzarella, scamorza, mushrooms, spring onions and truffle oil
V E G E T A R I A N A ( V ) tomato, mushrooms, capsicum, olives, zucchini, mozzarella, and basil
C A P R I C I O S A tomato, fior di latte, mozzarella, mushroom, olives, leg ham, basil
C A R N E * tomato, mozzarella, scamorza, leg ham, hot sopressa, spicy chorizo, and Parma ham
F R A D I A V L O * tomato, mozzarella, prawns, capsicum, spring onions, and chilli flakes, basil
H A W A I I A N * tomato, mozzarella, leg ham, pineapple
M E X I C A N A tomato, mozzarella, hot sopressa, capsicum, olives, jalapenos
P O L L O chicken, mozzarella, BBQ sauce, onion
N E W Y O R K P E P P E R O N I tomato, mozzarella, pepperoni

First Judge’s Report in 2021 coming soon

23-27 Great Ocean Rd Apollo Bay Category: Winebar & cellar door eatery Cuisine: Italian style including woodfired pizzas Gluten free & vegetarian options available Head Chef: Melanie Zangger Serving hours: Wednesdays to Fridays 11.00 am to 8.00 pm Saturdays and Sundays 10.00 am to 8.00 pm Street Parking, Off-street Parking & Public Parking available close by Prices: $-$$ Cards accepted: Visa & Mastercard Bookings advisable via (03) 5237 7165 Covid Safe measures in place