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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18 hours ago

Alchemy Wanaka

Need to arrange a girls catch up? How about dessert and wine with us?! These are just one of our seriously good dessert dishes - The Profiteroles with Pure Wanaka made salted caramel ice-cream & toasted almond brittle. 😋 ... See MoreSee Less

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2 days ago

Alchemy Wanaka

Its our final night for Two for One tomorrow night the 18th of December so get a group together and take away some of the mad xmas rush by having us cook for you! Book online via the link below or call 443 2040. www.alchemywanaka.nz/reservations ... See MoreSee Less

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6 days ago

Alchemy Wanaka

Come and celebrate the end of the year with us. Bring in your staff for a relaxed dinner with our amazing summer menu, yummy local beers and wines, great views, plus a nice chilled atmosphere. Get in touch with us on 443 2040 or via our website for enquiries or bookings. ... See MoreSee Less

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6 days ago

Alchemy Wanaka

The lamb tacos from our summer evening menu. Four of these babies served as an entree. You'll love them 😍🍴 ... See MoreSee Less

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1 week ago

Alchemy Wanaka

Our Two for One Tuesdays are still on! Tuesday night you'll get two for one on all main meals from 4pm. Be quick though as we'll be taking a break from two for ones after next week for the busy holiday season! 🥂🎅 ... See MoreSee Less

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