Wanaka has developed quite a dynamic cafe scene over the years. Visitors to this picturesque New Zealand town will be spoiled for choice when it comes to great coffee, brunch essentials and baked treats to satisfy those sugar cravings. Whenever you need your food and caffeine fix, make sure to check out these these must-visit establishments.
As its name suggests, Soul Food is a cafe dedicated to organic wholefoods (free from refined sugar and gluten) that are nourishing, tasty and healthy. Everything is made from scratch on the day, including their smoothies, nut milks and juices. Plunger coffee is the shop’s forte — try the espresso to get a kick out of the fresh grinds on offer.
You’ll be hard pressed to find another place that takes its coffee as seriously as The Coffee Shack. This is not the place for a traditional cafe experience; rather, the focus is entirely on the roasts and brews prepared by the shop’s knowledgeable baristas. If you like a sugary treat with your cuppa, there is a small selection of sweets, muffins and biscuits.
If you think of yourself as a foodie, Florence’s Cafe is the place to go. With an adjoining shop that stocks specialty foodstuffs from all corners of the globe, plus the cafe’s artisan breads, assorted pastries and classic breakfast dishes, this place will please all appetites and palates. Good coffee, tasteful teas and a welcoming atmosphere are added bonuses.
Amazing coffee, quality food that caters to vegetarians, gluten free options and incredibly friendly service are some of the reasons folks are drawn to Ritual Espresso Cafe. On a sunny day, make sure to grab a table outside for the ultimate al fresco brunch experience.
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