Freshly baked Ciabatta

Would you like to order a fresh, locally & lovingly baked traditional Ciabatta loaf to be delivered to your silo? Perfect for breakfast, or to compliment your lunch & dinner. Fabulous with the cafe’s soup! Only $8 – please email your order to prior to your arrival.

Takeaway meals, delicious cabinet food, gourmet salads & soups

Takeaway meals and delicious cabinet food + gourmet salads & seasonally available soups can be purchased from the Little River Cafe until approximately 4.30pm. Current winter soup flavours at Little River Cafe & Store could be any of the following, depending on what is in season:
  • Tomato, Coriander & Lentil
  • Roasted Hazelnut & Jerusalem Artichoke.
  • Creamy Cauliflower & Horseradish
  • Leek & Potato
  • Moroccan Harira
  • Broccoli with a Tahini & Lemon Drizzle & a pinenut za’atar

The Little River Hotel

The Little River Hotel is a classic old-fashioned kiwi pub offering a delicious and varied menu, and is located just 5 minutes drive or a pleasant 15 minutes walk on the Rail Trail from SiloStay alongside a meandering Okana Stream. This is heartland, kiwi 'couture', full of old-fashioned kiwis, and reveals the core of kiwi culture.

More evening dine-out options

The Hilltop Tavern

Located just 10 minutes drive from Little River, the Hilltop has a reputation for great food & live music, and is situated with primo views over Akaroa Harbour with its unique volcanic vent Onawe. Safe transport available should you imbibe. Please check their webpage for their opening hours-especially during winter months.

French Peak Wines– approx 25 minutes drive

Enjoy a Local Platter with beautiful, seasonal and local ingredients. Wine tasting available 11am-5pm, 7 days a week.

The Duvauchelle Hotel – approx 25 minutes drive

Great food, with a full menu available 7 days a week.

Akaroa – approx 30 minutes drive

A gorgeous styled French village, on the edge of Akaroa Harbour, offering many varied dining options, plus a boutique movie cinema only a scenic 30 minute drive from SiloStay.