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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12 hours ago

Alchemy Wanaka

We know... its early and its a bit scary but it will come around very fast (as it does every year!). We're now taking enquiries for Christmas Functions. We cater for small or large groups with a set menu to your budget as well as drinks packages. Email us on cafe@alchemywanaka.nz or call us on 03 443 2040 to enquire. (Christmas emoji would go here but it really is too early for that 😉). ... See MoreSee Less

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3 days ago

Alchemy Wanaka

We feel you (especially on this gloomy rainy day! ) Luckily we can help with the coffee bit! ... See MoreSee Less

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3 days ago

Alchemy Wanaka

Remember our two for one Tuesdays are back for this week only!! Get on down tomorrow night and get two for one on all mains after 4pm. ... See MoreSee Less

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6 days ago

Alchemy Wanaka

Our Two for One Tuesdays are back again for a limited time only! Come and enjoy dinner with us on Tuesdays and receive two for one on all mains from 4pm. Tag your dinner date below! Bookings recommended via alchemywanaka.nz/reservations or call us on 443 2040 ... See MoreSee Less

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2 weeks ago

Alchemy Wanaka

Start the weekend off right 🥂 Come and dine with us! Delicious food, amazing views and some of the best local beers and wines around - we promise! ... See MoreSee Less

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