The Hawke's Bay Food Trail.



Grown in New Zealand's unique food and wine region, by producers driven by a passion for quality, and made with an uncompromised dedication to authenticity and craftsmanship.

The best food and wine region in New Zealand. Come and discover what makes Hawke's Bay food and wine sought after the world over...

Food Hawke's Bay is a member based industry association with an employed General Manager, Events Organiser and a growing membership base of 130 companies. We act as the prime point of connection and information for both local companies interested in food production, processing and exporting and international buyers wanting to buy Hawke's Bay products.

The four main objectives of the organisation are

1. To meet the needs of the commercial producer
2. To meet the needs of the artisan/farm gate producer
3. Culinary tourism
4. Facilitate research and development

Click Here to visit our member pages and experience the best of Hawke's Bay's bounty. Learn about our producers and their products, handcrafted, and created with a passion for quality and a dedication to excellence.

Come and visit, and experience our famous Farmers Market Click Here and Food Trail Click Here for yourself.

At home or in Hawke's Bay look out for our products, marked with 'Hawke's Bay Grown' and Hawke's Bay Made' - your assurance of quality from New Zealand's most unique food and wine region.

Artisan Producer Click Here
Our region has numerous small producers who have developed their passion for food into delicious products unique to Hawke’s Bay. These producers and their products are the basis of why Hawke’s Bay is known as New Zealand’s premium food and wine destination.

Value Added/Commercial Producer Click Here
Hawke’s Bay has large and small commercial producers who have a history of using local ingredients and suppliers; they play an integral part in the food industry.

Farmgate Click Here
Many food producers sell their products direct to consumers from their premises enabling customers to meet the producers and see where the products are grown and manufactured. Many of these producers feature in the “food trail brochure”

Cafes, Restaurants & Wineries Click Here
Hawke’s Bay is well known for its cafe culture and first class restaurants where customers can sample locally grown food is great surroundings

Cellar Door Click Here
Wineries welcome locals and visitors alike into their premises to discuss, sample and buy their wine, there is a diverse welcoming winery experience in Hawke’s Bay to cater for all tastes and budgets

Events and Activities Click Here
There is a busy calendar of food and wine related events which run throughout the year the summer months are certainly the busiest but there are still a lot to do during other times of the year

Service and Support Organisations Click Here
The food industry is served well by various companies and organisations whose focus is to support and assist food companies; they have experience and skills to match any requirement

Food Online Click Here
The growing trend of buying on line is well catered for in Hawke’s Bay