North Canterbury Food & Wine Trail
Discover fresh seasonal produce, savour wine tasting and wine tours, enjoy cafe or restaurant dining, relax in idyllic rural accommodation and experience an easy pace of life just twenty minutes north of Christchurch.
The North Canterbury Food & Wine Trail encapsulates the world famous wine region of Waipara, as well as Rangiora, Oxford and Hanmer Springs.
Rangiora Bakery is probably the most famous bakery in New Zealand. Having won many NZ Baker of the Year titles over the years, it has just opened a new food...
18 High Street, Rangiora
P: +64 3 311 8633
Remember when food was made from scratch, beer came in glass jug and staff made you feel welcome.
We invite you to sit back and relax with one of our many...
150 Ashworths Road, Amberley
P: +64 3 413 8030
Our fully licensed café is located on the beachfront providing a wonderful setting in which to enjoy great coffee and fantastic cuisine. The café is casual, well priced and offers...
96 Esplanade, Kaikoura
P: +64 3 319 6777, F: +64 3 319 6064, Free Phone: 0800 733 365
For 12 years Capone's Restaurant in Rangiora has dished up generous, fresh, locally sourced meals with a flare for wine matching it's menus with local wines.
Capone's sizzling garlic prawns...
257 High Street, Rangiora
P: +64 3 313 9161
Experience an Award Winning, French-inspired fine dining restaurant, in a romantic and candlelit setting.
Offering exceptional hospitality set in a warm and relaxed atmosphere, with magnificent mountain and garden views,...
11 Jollies Pass Rd, Hanmer Springs
P: +64 3 315 7667
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A fine dining experience in a relaxed environment. Look out across the sea to a picture perfect backdrop of the Kaikoura Ranges while dining on fine...
12 Avoca Street, Kaikoura
P: +64 3 319 6666, F: +64 3 319 6666
Isobel's Restaurant is an inviting and renowned venue for romantic meals or larger groups. Diners can enjoy mouth-watering fare in the grand restaurant with its large windows overlooking the landscaped...
1 Concial Hill Road, Hanmer Springs
P: +64 3 315 0060, F: +64 3 315 7023, Free Phone: 0800 368 888
Since 1997, this multi award wining eatery has been nourishing the locals and travellers from around the globe, with menus of fresh regional cuisine, exciting wine lists and superb coffee.
95 Main North Road, Amberley
P: +64 3 314 9411, F: +64 3 314 9412
The Donaldson family have been seriously involved in wine since the early 70’s and were pioneers of local grape growing and wine making. Pegasus Bay is a family-owned and operated...
263 Stockgrove Road, RD2, Amberley
P: +64 3 314 6869, F: +64 3 314 6861
A delicious stop on your travels, Pukeko Junction is a cheerful, buzzing, award-winning destination café. The gourmet country food is all made in-house, from the bread to the tarts, cakes,...
458 Ashworths Road, Leithfield
P: +64 3 314 8834, F: +64 3 314 8896
A picturesque restored villa in Culverden is home to the Red Post Cafe, an inviting place to stop for lunch, a snack, great coffee or an evening meal.
We are fully...
Main Road, Culverden
P: +64 3 315 8492
The award winning Seagars at Oxford, is a boutique cook school, cafe, and cook store run by New Zealand's own Jo Seagar. Her stunning kitchenware store stocks all appliances and...
74 Main Street, Oxford
P: +64 3 312 1435
Spoon Cafe can offer you early breakfasts, excellent free trade coffee, delicious home baked treats, classic kiwi deli style dishes to gourmet pizzas, burgers and hand battered fish.
BYO licensed so...
47 Carters Road, Amberley
P: +64 3 314 9146
Small in size but big in reputation, we are renowned for great food, excellent fair-trade organic coffee and our lovely service! All our cafe food is made daily by our...
2a Good Street, Rangiora
P: +64 3 313 7388
The impressive Mud House Winery & Café, just 45 minutes north of Christchurch, invites you to:
SHOP in our exclusively NZ Made gift shop
TASTE our award winning wines from NZ’s best...
780 Glasnevin Road, (State Highway 1), Waipara
P: +64 3 314 6900, F: +64 3 314 6905
This unique little coffee shop situated just off the state highway is not to be missed. With delicious home made baking, light lunches, including very generous sized toasted sandwiches and...
3 Princes Street, Waikari
P: +64 3 314 2474, F: +64 3 314 4264
Two Rivers Café in Cheviot is an ideal stop for breakfast, lunch or coffee and a snack.
The food is all made in house, there are daily specials and a...
11 Hall Street, Cheviot
P: +64 3 319 8505
Waipara Springs is a boutique vineyard and winery located in the warm, dry Waipara Valley (north of Christchurch).
Wines are produced on the premises from estate grown fruit and the results...
State Highway 1, Waipara
P: +64 3 314 6777, F: +64 3 314 6777