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 – Winter 2017/18

Evening Menu – Winter 2017/18

Dessert Menu Winter 2017/18

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

>> more contact details & location map


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10 hours ago

Alchemy Wanaka

How good is this weather!? Its going to be the perfect evening for dining out with us and whats even better is ITS TWO FOR ONE TUESDAY! Cheers to that! Come on down from 4pm for two for one on all mains. Tag your date who needs this after a busy labour weekend! 😋 ... See MoreSee Less

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6 days ago

Alchemy Wanaka

Got the job of organising your staff Christmas function? We can help! We can accommodate small or large groups with a set menu to your budget plus drinks packages - all with amazing views and a relaxed, fun vibe. Enquire now by emailing cafe@alchemywanaka.nz or call Tishcha on 443 2040 during opening hours. ... See MoreSee Less

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1 week ago

Alchemy Wanaka

Tuesdays are for coffee and cake 😋 Fresh daily baking - including gluten free are just one of the things we do! Open from 8am daily for your cake fix - tag your cake date below 😍 ... See MoreSee Less

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1 week ago

Alchemy Wanaka

You know summer is just around the corner when the summer menu is being tweaked and perfected! New summer menu coming soon! #spring #tastetesting #summermenu #summerinwanaka #alchemysummer ... See MoreSee Less

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3 weeks ago

Alchemy Wanaka

Remember our Two for One Tuesday is on tonight! Evening dining from 4pm till late with two for one on all mains! Book via our website or call us on 443 2040. Happy Tuesday! ... See MoreSee Less

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