Gallin Farmstay Menu

Breakfast – included in the tariff

Breakfast includes home-made muesli, yoghurt, a selection of home-made breads (white, wholemeal or rolls), mini croissants, home-made jams and honey from local beehives.

The usual cooked breakfast includes fresh farm eggs and locally sourced bacon and sausages. A continental breakfast of German sausage and cheese with fresh bread rolls available with 24 hours notice.

Evening meals – 24 hours notice required

Fresh produce is sourced from the large vegetable garden and orchard whenever possible.

TWO COURSE MEAL – $35 per person – both guests to choose the same dish.

  • Tagiatelle with creamy onions & vegetables topped with pangrattato (roasted crumbs with pine nuts, garlic & chilli) served with fresh bread and green salad
  • Chickpea and cauliflower curry with toasted almonds and house naan
  • Singapore noodles – delicious Asian flavours – fresh noodles with vegetables and chicken or prawns served with pan fried roti

Dessertis a dessert  from the full  Evening Menu.

TWO COURSE MEAL with MAIN (same for both guests) chosen from the THREE COURSE MENU – $45 per person 

THREE COURSE MEAL  – this is a set menu for two – both guests need to choose the same dishes – $55 per person.

Tea or coffee after dinner. Alcohol is BYO.

Full Evening Menu description


New summer vegetables are planted and garlic is growing well. The last of the season’s fruit has been bottled – preserves include plums, peaches, apricots, apples and quinces plus jams, jellies and chutneys – all ready to be incorporated into new dishes.


  • Pea & mint hummus with dukah and drizzled with olive oil – served with grilled focaccia
  • Duck risotto croquettes with pea puree & sour plum chutney
  • Olive oil tasting plate – 3 local olive oils with fresh bread, cornichons and marinated olives

MAINS served with vegetables or a green salad

  • Angus eye fillet – grass fed aged NZ Angus beef – topped with red miso butter and tempura onions served with hot buttered onigiri (soy and buttered toasted rice balls), pickled vegetables and wilted greens with Japanese mayonnaise
  • Angus eye fillet with Bernaise sauce and tempura onions – served with crispy potatoes and greens
  • Triple fried chicken – super crunchy chicken pieces served with pickled vegetables and wilted greens
  • Pork belly – slow cooked on apples & onions with crunchy crackling
  • Lamb rack with rosemary and garlic – served with roasted lemon potatoes
  • Teriyaki salmon on steamed rice with wilted greens


  • Chocolate truffle cake – rich & decadent served with raspberry coulis and ‘house’ vanilla ice-cream
  • Ginger cake with fruit compote, salted caramel sauce and vanilla ice cream
  • Lemon & ricotta fritters with lemon and honey sauce and limoncello ice-cream
  • Baked caramel cheesecake with salted caramel sauce & vanilla ice-cream
  • Cheeseboard for two – 2 cheeses, (house) quince paste, grapes and crackers. Add $5 for 3 cheeses.  Choose from:
    • Whitestone Brie
    • Blue Castello
    • Aged tasty cheddar
    • Meyer handmade Old Gouda
    • Port Salut

Please let me know if you have any special likes or dislikes, including any particular vegetables or fruits that you don’t like.

Vegetarian or vegan dishes available on request

Desserts are served with vanilla ice cream or whipped cream




  • Gluten (wheat) and/or dairy free options available on request.
  • I make spelt bread when requested.
  • Please advise if you have allergies to any foods or nuts.