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“When you pull up at this cellar door on the Mornington Peninsula you know you’re in for an elegant tasting. The sommelier is knowledgeable and charming and, after your tasting, ushers you through to the stylish restaurant. Book a window seat so you can look out over the vines as you partake in a refined dining experience”


+61 3 5989 6080

1333 Mornington Flinders Road
Main Ridge, Victoria 3928 Australia


Lunch hours – 12 noon - 3pm
Dinner hours – from 6:30pm
















Our cellar door is open daily from 11:00am – 5:00pm

(excluding Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day and Good Friday when we are closed)


We are a small restaurant in a regional area with very limited passing trade and therefore depend to a high degree on our reservations. Failure to honour reservations has a huge impact on us as a business and we ask you to please respect this.

Very simply we ask you to ConfirmChange or Cancel, all in good time.

Book online

We are only able to accept online reservations for up to four guests; for parties of five or more please email us here or call 03 5989 6080 and select option 1.

Reservations Policy Please note that we have a two course minimum from our à la carte menu and all dishes on our à la carte menu can be adapted for children up to the age of 12.

A 10% surcharge is applicable on Sundays and public holidays.

Transport Please do not rely on taxis, they are notoriously unreliable in our part of the Peninsula. We recommend several other local services, the details of which may be found here

Waiting List If the date and time you have requested is unavailable please add your name to our waiting list here and we will contact you if anything becomes available.


  • From the Mornington Peninsula Freeway take the Red Hill / C787 exit
  • Continue along the Nepean Highway for 4.6km
  • Turn left at White Hill Road / C787
  • Continue up White Hill for 5km
  • At the T-junction turn right on to Arthurs Seat Road / C787
  • Continue on Arthurs Seat Road for 1km
  • At the school turn left on to Mornington Flinders Road / C787
  • Continue on Mornington Flinders Road for 3.3km
  • You will see us on the left
GPS Coordinates

-38.394247, 144.994812


03 5989 6080 (option 1)

If you get the message bank please leave a message and someone will call you back.

Public Holiday Opening Hours

Opening Hours

Lunch hours – 12pm-3pm
Dinner hours – from 6.30pm

January 27 – December 26
Lunch – Wed-Sun
Dinner – Tur-Sat

December 27 – January 26
Lunch – Mon-Sun
Dinner – Tues-Sat

Public Holidays
Below is a guide to our public holiday opening hours but please check in with the restaurant to confirm.

Australia Day
Open lunch

Labour Day
Open Sunday dinner before, Monday lunch

Good Friday

Easter Saturday
Open lunch and dinner

Easter Sunday
Open lunch and dinner

Easter Monday
Open lunch


Queen’s Birthday
Open Sunday dinner before, Monday lunch

Melbourne Cup Day
Open Sunday dinner before, Monday lunch (not Tuesday)

Christmas Eve
Open lunch

Christmas Day

Boxing Day

New Years Eve
Open lunch


Ten Minutes by Tractor Occasions

At Ten Minutes by Tractor we offer a unique, memorable and personal experience for all occasions.  Our restaurant team will work with you to personally tailor an event to suit your occasion ensuring that it has that special something.

The ambience, award winning wines, exceptional cuisine and picturesque setting provide the perfect venue for something different.  At Ten Minutes by Tractor Restaurant we have a limit of approximately 50 people, perfect for exclusive, intimate occasions.  If you have a larger party in mind then we may be able to accommodate you at Petit Tracteur – our French Bistro.

Please contact Graham Kinsey on 03 5989 6080 to discuss your specific needs.


Ten Minutes by Tractor Boutique Conferencing

Ten Minutes by Tractor offers customised boutique conferencing facilities in our Studio alongside our renowned cellar door and restaurant. We can also incorporate wine related exercises that, we believe, can add a unique aspect to your function.