Welcome to Alchemy Cafe & Restaurant, Wanaka

Lakefront views | Daily happy hour 5 till 6


You’ve discovered ALCHEMY.

The smell of daily fresh baking, the aroma of organic fair trade coffee, mingled with the buzz of people just like you … transforming their day into something special.


The destination for locals and visitors alike to refuel the body, mind, and soul …

  • Join us for breakfast, fresh baking and quality coffee.
  • Stay for a meeting, or a lazy lakefront lunch
  • And relax in the evening with tapas, fine NZ wines, and craft beer on tap

We open the doors at 8am and we’re here for you until late into the evening.

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At Alchemy we love hosting a party, group or function.  We’ve got the space to comfortably host up to 70 people.

  • Seated dinners with set menus
  • Social functions with catering
  • Big group, small groups and special requirements welcome

Talk to us about your next event.


Day Menu – Summer 2018/19

Evening Menu – Summer 2018/19

Dessert Menu Summer 2018/19

Wine and Beer – Winter 2017/18

Coffee and Drinks

Contact Information:

tel: 03 443 2040

address: 151 Ardmore Street, Wanaka 9305

email: cafe@alchemywanaka.nz

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3 days ago

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The festive season is all about indulgence right.? Our chocolate mud cake in all its glory from the summer dessert menu. Have you tried it? ... See MoreSee Less

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1 week ago

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Happy December people! Two for one is on tomorrow night! Book your table via the link below or call us on 443 2040. www.alchemywanaka.nz/reservations ... See MoreSee Less

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1 week ago

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The Pork Belly Salad. One of the new meals on our summer menu which is proving to be very popular - for good reason! Its a fresh and light twist on one of the classics from our winter menu. A combination of pork belly and crispy crackling with greens, pineapple, mint & a chilli lime coriander vinaigrette. Come and give it a go - open for evening dining daily from 4pm. ... See MoreSee Less

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1 week ago

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As we head into the festive season remember our happy hour is on daily from 5-6pm (just incase you need another reason to have a drink). Awesome deals on award winning local wines and top local beers. Tag someone to meet you there tonight 🙂 ... See MoreSee Less

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2 weeks ago

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Have you tried our new summer menu out yet?! Get in all day from 8am till late to try it. Remember happy hour from 5-6pm daily too. Happy Wednesday Wanaka. ... See MoreSee Less

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