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

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One of our favorite things about winter... being able to eat soup or chowder for every meal! Our Seafood Chowder. The perfect meal for a cold rainy day. Yum! Are you a chowder fan? ... See MoreSee Less

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2 days ago

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Winter has arrived people. Escape the cold and come in for delicious hot coffee, tea, hot choccie, mulled wine or just a snuggle by the open fire. We're open daily from 8am. ... See MoreSee Less

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1 week ago

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Feasting through the weekend? Come and feast with our all day menu from 8am daily or try us out for dinner from 5pm. ... See MoreSee Less

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2 weeks ago

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Just one of our many reviews online from a happy customer. "Superb quality food, lively but chilled atmosphere and delicious coffee. Would recommend anyone that cares about their coffee to have it here when in Wanaka. Just so drinkable!" Don't take their word for it though, read some of our reviews online, then come in and see for yourself. We are open 8am daily 🙂 ... See MoreSee Less

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2 weeks ago

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Remember tomorrow Mum's will receive a free glass of bubbles with any meal purchased. We are open from 8am and have a basket of kids toys to keep the kids entertained too 😉 ... See MoreSee Less

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