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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1 day ago

Alchemy Wanaka

Start the weekend off right... We're open from 8am daily serving our all day menu till 4pm and then kicking into our evening menu from 4pm till late. Happy Saturday everyone! ... See MoreSee Less

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3 days ago

Alchemy Wanaka

Have you tried out platter special yet? Get one of our delicious platters plus 2 wines or beers for $45. Perfect mid avo, pre-dinner or post mountain refuel and unwind. Tag your platter loving friends below and make a date! ... See MoreSee Less

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5 days ago

Alchemy Wanaka

Its a smashed avo kind of day... Avocado, tomato, feta, toast, olive oil, microgreens, pesto all strategically and carefully stacked together. Avo's are the absolute best! Available all day until 4pm. Yum! ... See MoreSee Less

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2 weeks ago

Alchemy Wanaka

Feeling like a dinner out or want to celebrate a special occasion? Our evening menu is a combination of tasty dishes made with lots of in season, fresh, local ingredients plus we have a dedicated kids menu. We're open every night of the week for evening dining from 4pm. Tag someone who needs a night off! ... See MoreSee Less

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2 weeks ago

Alchemy Wanaka

Come and catch our happy hour on daily from 5pm to 6pm. Pouring up delicious local beers and wines - think Brewski, Archangel and Maude just to name a few - all at super special prices for the hour! ... See MoreSee Less

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