Visit Pātaka to experience the very best in New Zealand artisan food products including cheese, wine, deli products and our delicious devonshire teas

At Pātaka we are passionate about food and wine and focus on New Zealand goods made by artisan producers. We would love to share our ‘goodies’ and enthusiasm for the very best NZ foods with you so please visit us to taste a range of local cheeses, salamis, relishes and the delicious Marlborough black garlic.

Relax over our Devonshire tea or take time to savour a cheese tasting plate or a matched cheese and wine tasting.

Book a high tea for a group of family or friends and enjoy traditional kiwi hospitality.


New Zealand made products
A wide choice of NZ made delights


Devonshire tea
Indulge yourself with a Devonshire tea


giftware for the kitchen and table
Giftware with a food related theme


Lake Chalice wines for tasting or purchase
Choose from the Lake Chalice 'Falcon' range

Cheese tasting

Cheese and wine
Cheese and wine - a match made in heaven but sampled at Pātaka


Music evenings, tasting evenings - check out our upcoming events

What is Pātaka?

A pātaka is a Māori storehouse for food or larder.  The structure is usually raised on poles to prevent damp and discourage vermin.  The pātaka  would be considered tapu or sacred.  After all, what could be more important to a group of people than the footstore?


Please come and visit

Pataka The Foodstore Location

Pātaka is opposite Saintt Clair Family Kitchen, right in the heart of the Marlborough vineyards and only ten minutes drive from Blenheim.

13 Selmes Rd, Rapaura