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Coffee and Cafe

Our Ashburton cafe, offers breakfast, snacks and lunch 7 days a week. From a fresh seasonal salad or a sensatioal sandwich, to a freshly baked muffin and a great coffee. The Somerset Grocer is the place to meet and catch up with friends.



Browse the shelves at The Somerset Grocer and deli for some inspiration for your next meal, or bring an existing recipe to life with a dash of something exotic from our Spice Trader range. Why not chat to our friendly team about the perfect addition to spice up your weekly shopping basket.



If you like The Somerset Grocer cafe menu then you you will love our catering menu! With an extensive list of options to choose from and a fine selection of gourmet New Zealand food. We can customise the perfect menu for your Ashburton function.


Wine Bar

NEW!  Our new wine bar opened on Friday 19th August to rave reviews!

Check out our Image Gallery, our Wine and Cocktails List and our great new Bar Menu!





With so many great products lining the shelves, The Somerset Grocer make it easy to create a fabulous, customised gift hamper for you or as a gift for someone special. Simply choose your products from the shelves and we will be happy to gift wrap them for you. We can also arrange delivery on your behalf!



Check out our 'Coming Up' page telling you about our great Whisky tasting evenings, Wine tastings and other things.

There is always something happening at The Somerset Grocer!


 Gift Vouchers

Can't decide on a gift?  Why not purchase a gift voucher from The Somerset Grocer. Give us a call or pop in.


Welcome to The Somerset Grocer
The Somerset Grocer, Ashburton, is all about great food…

At The Somerset Grocer, we love great food and take pride in bringing you the best local and international produce, in a great shop atmosphere. At our Ashburton gourmet grocer you’ll encounter new products and tasty delights with each visit.

Browse our shelves for a unique ingredient to bring your next meal to life or chat to our friendly team about the perfect addition to spice up your weekly shopping basket. With gourmet products sourced and selected from throughout New Zealand and beyond, The Somerset Grocer will have something to tempt you.

We are conveniently located just off the main street of Ashburton, on Burnett St. Look for us on the ground floor of the Somerset Building.