Tauranga

111 Third Avenue
Tauranga 3110
Phone 07 579 9111

Closed for Matariki – Friday 28th June

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Just a few hundred metres from the motorway on Third Avenue, down the hill from Cameron Road, Vetro Tauranga is a foodies dream destination. You’ll find an impressive range of dry, chilled and frozen Mediterranean foods plus many local artisan products within. Liz, Chris and the team will help you find what you’re looking for and plenty more.

Foodie’s heaven

Anchovies & Fish

Antipasto

Beans & Lentils

Biscuits & Crackers

Cheese

Chocolate & Confectionary

Dried Fruit

Herbs & Spices

Other Imported Products

Nuts, Seeds & Grains

Oils, Sauces & Condiments

Pasta

Salami & Deli

Tomatoes

European Wines

Foodie’s heaven

Anchovies & Fish

Antipasto

Beans & Lentils

Biscuits & Crackers

Cheese

Chocolate & Confectionary

Dried Fruit

Herbs & Spices

Other Imported Products

Nuts, Seeds & Grains

Oils, Sauces & Condiments

Pasta

Salami & Deli

Tomatoes

European Wines

A Mediterranean essential – fillets to pieces to pastes.

Marinated white anchovies or the king Ortiz – pressed in salt, matured in barrels for 6 months, hand filleted & packed in olive oil.

Spanish sardines, rich meaty tuna for pasta, pickled herrings – delightful with antipasto.

A Mediterranean essential – fillets to pieces to pastes.

Marinated white anchovies or the king Ortiz – pressed in salt, matured in barrels for 6 months, hand filleted & packed in olive oil.

Spanish sardines, rich meaty tuna for pasta, pickled herrings – delightful with antipasto.

Antipasto | Vetro

Often a meal in itself – start your dining this delicious way.

Take some crostini, add mozzarella, artichoke hearts, sundried tomatoes, kalamata olives, gherkins, dill pickles, dolmades, salami – bella!

Often a meal in itself – start your dining this delicious way.

Take some crostini, add mozzarella, artichoke hearts, sundried tomatoes, kalamata olives, gherkins, dill pickles, dolmades, salami – bella!

Staples for healthy eating, cheap and versatile – ideal for salads, dips, cassoulet, dhals, soups, stews or even as a simple side dish.

Fava, black turtle, lima or borlotti beans. Pantry favourites like cannellini & haricot beans or chickpeas. Puy, french green, brown, red or beluga lentils.

Staples for healthy eating, cheap and versatile – ideal for salads, dips, cassoulet, dhals, soups, stews or even as a simple side dish.

Fava, black turtle, lima or borlotti beans. Pantry favourites like cannellini & haricot beans or chickpeas. Puy, french green, brown, red or beluga lentils.

An impressive range of biscuits and crackers – perfect for desserts, cheese platters, antipasto & tapas.

Amaretti, cannoli, savoiardi & Spanish tortas. Crostini, oatcakes, grissini, melba toast, pumpernickle bread & wafers.

An impressive range of biscuits and crackers – perfect for desserts, cheese platters, antipasto & tapas.

Amaretti, cannoli, savoiardi & Spanish tortas. Crostini, oatcakes, grissini, melba toast, pumpernickle bread & wafers.

An exceptional range of delicious European cheeses for cheese lovers.

You’ll find stilton, camembert, brie, manchego, gorgonzola, parmesan, raclette, provolone, pecorino, feta, mozzarella and more.

An exceptional range of delicious European cheeses for cheese lovers.

You’ll find stilton, camembert, brie, manchego, gorgonzola, parmesan, raclette, provolone, pecorino, feta, mozzarella and more.

A decadent collection of Europe’s finest chocolate & cocoa’s for cooking or just eating – Valhrona is simply delightful.

Nougat, panettone, panforte, turkish delight, halva, marzipan & liquorice – we even stock Spanish & Mexican hot chocolate.

A decadent collection of Europe’s finest chocolate & cocoa’s for cooking or just eating – Valhrona is simply delightful.

Nougat, panettone, panforte, turkish delight, halva, marzipan & liquorice – we even stock Spanish & Mexican hot chocolate.

Dried fruits are a staple in Mediterranean diets.

We offer an extensive range of dried & preserved fruits – apricots, blueberries, cranberries, dates, gingers, figs, raisins, sultanas, mango, papaya, prunes and more.

Diced, sliced, whole, glace, crystalised, freeze dried and frozen.

Dried fruits are a staple in Mediterranean diets.

We offer an extensive range of dried & preserved fruits – apricots, blueberries, cranberries, dates, gingers, figs, raisins, sultanas, mango, papaya, prunes and more.

Diced, sliced, whole, glace, crystalised, freeze dried and frozen.

The key to creating truly authentic flavours – our selection will inspire you.

French espelette pepper & herbes de provence, Spanish & Iranian saffron. Sumac, ras el hanout, za’atar, fenugreek, paprika, turmeric even togarashi.

For bakers we stock vanilla pods, extract, paste & syrup.

The key to creating truly authentic flavours – our selection will inspire you.

French espelette pepper & herbes de provence, Spanish & Iranian saffron. Sumac, ras el hanout, za’atar, fenugreek, paprika, turmeric even togarashi.

For bakers we stock vanilla pods, extract, paste & syrup.

We bring you quality products from around the world – bonito flakes, gyoza wrappers, ponzu, tobiko, tamarind, mirin, miso, sambal & sriracha sauce.

Mexican smoked peppers, achiote paste, tomatillo, jalapenos, enchilada & chipotle sauce, salsas, tortillas & corn chips.

We bring you quality products from around the world – bonito flakes, gyoza wrappers, ponzu, tobiko, tamarind, mirin, miso, sambal & sriracha sauce.

Mexican smoked peppers, achiote paste, tomatillo, jalapenos, enchilada & chipotle sauce, salsas, tortillas & corn chips.

Almonds, slithered & sliced, blanched & ground, natural or roasted. Brazils, cashews, coconut (fine, chopped or thread), hazelnuts, macadamias, pecans, pinenuts, pistachios & walnuts.

Hard-to-find? Amaranth, black barley, buckwheat, chia, quinoa, couscous, freekah & polenta.

Almonds, slithered & sliced, blanched & ground, natural or roasted. Brazils, cashews, coconut (fine, chopped or thread), hazelnuts, macadamias, pecans, pinenuts, pistachios & walnuts.

Hard-to-find? Amaranth, black barley, buckwheat, chia, quinoa, couscous, freekah & polenta.

Define your dish with our vinegars, Greek & Italian olive oils, walnut & hazelnut oil, vincotto, verjuice, chutneys, mustards, pesto & salsas.

Dried porcini & porcini oil, black & white truffles & truffle oil, quince jelly, pomegranate molasses, maple syrup, spicy harissa, tahini.

Define your dish with our vinegars, Greek & Italian olive oils, walnut & hazelnut oil, vincotto, verjuice, chutneys, mustards, pesto & salsas.

Dried porcini & porcini oil, black & white truffles & truffle oil, quince jelly, pomegranate molasses, maple syrup, spicy harissa, tahini.

We import an extensive range of dried pasta, a staple in the Italian kitchen.

Bucatini, cannelloni, casareccia, farfalle, fettucine, fusilli, gnocchi, linguine, orecchiette, pappardelle, rigatoni, risoni, tagliatelle, spaghetti & many more.

We import an extensive range of dried pasta, a staple in the Italian kitchen.

Bucatini, cannelloni, casareccia, farfalle, fettucine, fusilli, gnocchi, linguine, orecchiette, pappardelle, rigatoni, risoni, tagliatelle, spaghetti & many more.

The Mediterranean’s all about Deli, so are we.

Spicy chorizo, cacciatore, helia salami & prosciutto, Spanish chorizo & jamon, French saucisson, rillettes & foie gras, duck & goose fat or taramasalata.

We also carry black pudding, kransky, pancetta, speck & smoked salmon.

The Mediterranean’s all about Deli, so are we.

Spicy chorizo, cacciatore, helia salami & prosciutto, Spanish chorizo & jamon, French saucisson, rillettes & foie gras, duck & goose fat or taramasalata.

We also carry black pudding, kransky, pancetta, speck & smoked salmon.

The humble tomato, nutritious & versatile is the backbone of Mediterranean cooking.

We import direct from Italy – whole, chopped, fillets, cherry, polpa & passata, plus plenty of sundried tomatoes & tomato pastes in store.

The humble tomato, nutritious & versatile is the backbone of Mediterranean cooking.

We import direct from Italy – whole, chopped, fillets, cherry, polpa & passata, plus plenty of sundried tomatoes & tomato pastes in store.

Superb wines from Europe’s sought-after regions – for every palate and occasion, these gems are surprisingly affordable.

Bordeaux, Rioja, Prosecco, Rhone, Chianti & more. Try a crisp dry Chablis from Burgundy or a Marques de Riscal from Spain’s oldest Bodega – magnifico!

Superb wines from Europe’s sought-after regions – for every palate and occasion, these gems are surprisingly affordable.

Bordeaux, Rioja, Prosecco, Rhone, Chianti & more. Try a crisp dry Chablis from Burgundy or a Marques de Riscal from Spain’s oldest Bodega – magnifico!

Staff Faves

“Delphi Greek peach, Zany Zeus yoghurt and a sprinkle of Vetro’s own muesli – and the day’s looking just fine!”


Staff Faves

“Elysian marinated green olives - (roasted if you can wait), hummus, enjoy on fresh bread.”


Staff Faves

“Ciabatta, butter and a can of Ortiz anchovies – a solo indulgence you won’t want to share.”