Your local gourmet grocer

Your next trip to the deli could be a great adventure – if you’re in the South Island and discover the Somerset Grocer.

It’s one of New Zealand’s best-kept secrets, full of new surprises every day as well as traditional favourites from around the world.

Browse their shelves for a unique ingredient to bring your next meal to life, grab a bottle of wine from their specialty Ashburton wine shop or chat to the friendly team about the perfect addition to spice up your weekly shopping basket.

They have an amazing selection of New Zealand as well as international wines.

When you base yourself in Mid Canterbury for a classic New Zealand experience, complete the adventure with a daily visit – coffee, cake or just a chat – at the Somerset Grocer.

There are so many ways to Experience Mid Canterbury - fantastic places to stay and people to meet.

It’s easy to book accommodation and plan your visit – find Mid Canterbury visitor information here.