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Cafe Gusto

) #22 of 64 Restaurants in Wanaka $$ - $$$ Cafe, , Gluten Free Options
1 Lakeside Road, Wanaka 9192, New Zealand
+64 3-443 6639
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
08:00 - 17:00All hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1 Lakeside Road, Wanaka 9192, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 207 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Ruth Thomson - the best barista in South Island. If you want great company, amazing coffees, very chilled music and an unbelievably tasty brunch... you NEED to come here! We will definitely return next time we're in Wanaka. Thank you, Ruth.

Thank Conor F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had breakfast as a family on our recent trip good coffee and the eggs benny was done really well. Kids were kept happy with their toasted sandwiches nice friendly service.

Thank Greensnottyflyer
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I come to this cafe often when we are in Wanaka as the staff are friendly and the service is pretty quick. It is also the closest to the playground which we frequent a lot with our small children. The kids have also had hot...More

Thank Mrs L
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This cafe has been on my radar for quite some time and I finally had the chance to try some of their food. The place itself is tucked away on the corner by The Landing and another Thai restaurant, away from the main busy area,...More

Thank Avisko
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Great cappucinos, good music, nice athmosphere and friendly staff! Free wifi! Would definitely recommend!

Thank Mari T
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

A little away from the main hustle and bustle of the lake front, I've found myself here nearly everyday of my trip. Great, friendly staff, lovely outdoor seating and indoor booths. I love the cappuccino and mocha here, tempting selection of sweet treats and the...More

Thank Mountainpetal
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Good food and service. Fast friendly service. Good atmosphere and cool booths. has outside area aswell.

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Called in for coffee as has read reviews. I'm a barista, so fussy, and afraid expected more from what I'd read.

Thank GrahamAK
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Best Pork ribs ever!!! With the ginger and star anise,amazing!!!!Never tasted this such delicious pork ribs before.And the service was excellent.Such a nice place in Wanaka .Highly recommend!!

Thank Ada P
Management response:Responded 8 May 2017

Thanks for your review,and enjoy our special star anise pork rib. Wish can see you again. Linda

Reviewed 29 April 2017

The cappuccino coffee was good. It is on the main street. No service as you pick up your order at the bar.

Thank Harry F
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 17
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Lakeside Road, Wanaka 9192, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Wanaka
  • Phone Number: +64 3-443 6639
Cafe Gusto situated in the centre of town with a gorgeous view of Lake Wanaka. Come and join us for amazing coffee and good selection of delicious food.
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