Updated 25 March 2020

As there continues to be some confusion of who and what exactly falls into the category of essential business, we have decided that the prudent approach is to close our doors for now.

We are in communication with MPI and hope to have some clarity from them in a day or three, at which point we will let you know what progress we've made (or not). This closure includes our online platform.

The Otago Farmers' Market has also been cancelled for the forseeable future.


We're foodies here at Gilbert's which means that we do little else other than talk, think, dream, make, bake and otherwise create food. If we don't make it ourselves, we search the country looking for passionate people who do.

We offer a large range of products including the following: