About Us

Dunsandel Store and Cafe 30 minutes south of Christchurch on the main road is a must stop. It combines an old fashioned country store and post office with a much acclaimed and loved cafe and deli. The deli features house made savory food, cakes and slices while the seasonal cafe menu features wholesome great value options.

We are always delicious! Everything is made on the premises and much emphasis is placed on sourcing from local, free range and organic producers.

Open 7am-5pm daily

Phone: (03) 3254037

…it is worth stopping at Dunsandel Store.’  – Otago Daily Times

‘The perfectly executed food is a Mrs Beeton’s dream with such delights as potted tongue and pasties….’ – AA Magazine

‘All rural villages should be so lucky. Dunsandel Store is a 21st century version of an old-fashioned virtue : the country store.’  – The Press

‘This kitchen obviously has a very good barista on staff. The cups are full of perfect coffee…..The food here is a wonderful homemade treatment of local produce.’ – The Press

Dunsandel Store: Cuisine Award for Excellence & Innovation