The Enchanted Fig Tree | By Gastronomo
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Once upon a time, long ago, a small fig tree sapling was planted as a food source for the first settlers of Kangaroo Island. Now, 120 years later, its colossal gnarled limbs and shimmering leaves have formed an enchanting dining location...
Open this Summer from 16th December 2021 to 4th April 2022 - Thursday to Monday (closed Tuesday & Wednesday), The Enchanted Fig Tree restaurant will be a unique dining experience not to be missed! Brought to you by Gastronomo, the experience has been curated to lead guests on a journey of the senses, with a series of stops along the way, at a magical location.
Enjoy a progressive luncheon or dinner inspired by sea, land and earth from $155* per person, including a KIS Cocktail on arrival. Kangaroo Island premium wines will also be available to purchase, curated by Nick Stock. Find out more about the menu with Gastronomo.
Car parking is available at the location at Snelling Beach, or for private and small or large group transfers from Penneshaw, American River, Parndana and Kingscote, please contact us on 13 13 01 or email [email protected] for a quote.
Book now to avoid disappointment - this is a fantastical dining experience you won't forget!
Enjoy a fantastical progressive luncheon from 12.30PM - 3.30PM. Lunches will be available 5 days a week, Thursday to Monday from 16th December 2021 to 4th April 2022 * See terms and conditions.
Enjoy a unique Christmas Day luncheon from 1.45PM - 5PM: Saturday 25th December 2021 * See terms and conditions.
The Enchanted Fig Tree is open on the following Public Holidays for lunch from 12.30PM - 3.30PM: Boxing Day 26th December 2021, Christmas Holiday 27th December 2021, New Year's Day 1st January 2022, New Year's Holiday 3rd January 2022 and Adelaide Cup 14th March 2022. *See terms and conditions.
Enjoy a fantastical progressive dinner from 7.15PM - 10PM. Dinners will be available Friday and Sunday nights from 9th January 2022 to 6th March 2022. * See terms and conditions.
The Enchanted Fig Tree location is 5995 North Coast Road, Middle River. Private and small to large group transfers are available to/ from your accommodation property to The Enchanted Fig Tree Restaurant. Travel each way from Penneshaw (110km), American River (90kms), Kingscote (70kms) or Parndana (30kms). Contact us for a quote.
Tour and Package Options
From $490.50** per person, twin share, departing Cape Jervis
Includes return SeaLink ferry travel for two adults and a standard vehicle. Stay the night at the Aurora Ozone Hotel in Kingscote, plus lunch for two at The Enchanted Fig Tree. You'll also have the option to add private transfers to/from The Enchanted Fig Tree.
Operates: Daily from 16th December 2021 to 4th April 2021 (The Enchanted Fig Tree is closed on Tuesdays & Wednesdays and the SeaLink Ferry does not operate on Christmas Day)
- Return SeaLink Ferry passenger and standard vehicle transfers from Cape Jervis to Kangaroo Island
- One night at the Aurora Ozone Hotel in an Executive Sea View Room (room only)
- Lunch at The Enchanted Fig Tree*
**Other room types may be available and price will vary accordingly.
Add-on ^Private Return Transfers to The Enchated Fig Tree - Prices available on request and subject to availability at time of booking.
From $776** per person, twin share, departing Cape Jervis
Spend two amazing days on Kangaroo Island. On the first day enjoy our Kangaroo Island Sip and See Day Tour, including visits to Raptor Domain for the In-Flight Birds of Prey Show, a two-course lunch and guided tour at Emu Ridge Eucalyptus Distillery, Clifford's Honey Farm shop, Pennington Bay and False Cape Wines. Then stay the night at the KI Seafront Hotel in Penneshaw.
On day two you'll be taken to the Enchanted Fig Tree by private transfer where you'll enjoy this sensational outdoor dining experience for two. Your return transfer will take you back to Penneshaw where you can depart on the 5.30pm or 7.30pm ferry. You'll also have the option to add SeaLink Coach Transfers to/from Adelaide, or secure car parking at Cape Jervis.
Operates: Thursdays and Sundays from 16th December 2021 to 4th April 2022 (SeaLink Ferry & KI Sip & See Tour does not operate on Christmas Day and The Enchanted Fig Tree is closed on Tuesdays & Wednesdays)
- Return SeaLink Ferry passenger travel from Cape Jervis to Kangaroo Island
- Kangaroo Island Sip & See Day Tour
- One night at the Kangaroo Island Seafront Hotel in a Seafront Room (room only)
- Private return transfers^ from Penneshaw to The Enchanted Fig Tree
- Lunch at The Enchanted Fig Tree*
**Other room types may be available and price will vary accordingly. ^Private transfers are subject to availability at time of booking.
Add-on secure Car Parking at Cape Jervis or Return SeaLink Coach transfer departing Adelaide - Prices available on request and subject to availability at time of booking.
*Conditions: Ticket prices are per person and valid for travel from 16th December 2021 to 4th April 2022. Bookings for Gastronomo – The Enchanted Fig Tree need to be made at least 7 days in advance and are subject to availability at time of booking as there are limited tickets available. Full payment is due to SeaLink at time of booking online or over the phone by calling 13 13 01. Surcharges apply to dining tickets on selected public holidays. The Enchanted Fig Tree experience is subject to minimum and maximum numbers as set by Gastronomo. If The Enchanted Fig Tree experience is cancelled for any reason including a guest booked that does not attend the confirmed date/time, they will incur the following fees: More than 48 hours before experience – free cancellation. Within 48 hours of the event –100% of total cost. Gastronomo reserves the right to cancel an event at their discretion at any time due to unforeseen circumstances outside of their control including but not limited to weather conditions, natural disaster, menu unavailability, staff shortages and ingredient shortages. If a cancellation is necessary, you will be notified a minimum of 24hrs before the event start time. You will then be provided with option(s) to transfer the booking to another suitable date, or to receive a refund. Due to the layout of the special venue, the maximum capacity on one table is 9. Larger groups may be placed on multiple tables.
Dietary Requirements: We can cater to vegans, vegetarians, and other medical dependent dietary requirements only. All special dietary and allergy information must be advised at time of booking. Although the set menu is flexible and considers most dietary needs, Gastronomo are unable to cater to individual dietary needs on-site. Where possible, Gastronomo will endeavour to meet your requests.
^Private Transfers: Bookings are essential and are required to be confirmed up to 48 hours in advance and are subject to availability at time of booking. Surcharges are applied to transfers on public holidays. Full payment is due to SeaLink at time of booking online or over the phone by calling 13 13 01. Cancellation of a transfer booking for any reason will incur the following fees: More than 48 hours before event – free cancellation. Within 48 hours prior to event – 100% of total cost. In the event that Gastronomo cancels an event, Private Transfers will be rescheduled to another suitable date or refunded.
**Package Conditions: Prices are based on per person, twin share and valid for travel 16th December 2021 to 4th April 2022. Package will incur a surcharge if The Enchanted Fig Tree or Private Transfer is booked on a public holiday. Package is subject to availability of all components at time of booking. Other room types may be available at the KI Seafront Hotel and the package price will vary accordingly. Any KI accommodation can be booked as part of a self-drive package, please enquire. Full Payment is required at time of booking for the Gastronomo Ticket and Shared Coach Transfer. Standard payment terms applicable to ferry and accommodation. Standard SeaLink Terms & Conditions apply to ferry and accommodation.
When paying by credit card to SeaLink, credit card surcharges apply.