Pitches Store

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Built 1883 as a General Store for John Pitches in Ophir, the schist stone building has been carefully restored to create the unique ambience that is Pitches Store's boutique accommodation and dining. 

About Pitches Store

Take time off from the Rail Trail for an Allpress coffee, a Tea from our range of Stir Teas or any of our non alcoholic or alcoholic beverages and some of our home baking or more substantial lunch or dinner from our seasonal, regionally-inspired menu. Pitches Store Cafe and Restaurant promises a truly memorable architectural and culinary experience.


  • Spring Open
  • Summer Open
  • Autumn Open
  • Winter Closed


  • 45 Swindon Street, Ophir, 9387, South Island


  • AWOD
  • NZCT new
  • qualmark 4 star plus silver
  • TIA