Queenstown Café

With no shortage of beautiful views on offer, sitting back and enjoying a freshly brewed coffee and enjoying some homebaked treats is a relaxing treat. Many cafes will offer homecooked scones, pastries and cakes along with light lunch options.

There are plenty of cafes with lakefront views both in Queenstown and Wanaka. In Queenstown, The Mall, Steamer Wharf, Shotover Street and the Village Green have plenty of cafe options. Arrowtown, a 20 minute drive from Queenstown, is a former gold mining town and is now a popular tourist spot. The pretty town, although small, has plenty of cafes off Buckingham Street.

Cavells Café and Bar

Cavells Café and Bar Queenstown-Central, Queenstown

Warm and friendly Queenstown cafe, fully licensed, with great river views, lush gardens and a diverse menu of delicious home-cooked food. Regular live music, popular with apres-rafters.

Wineglass Cafe

Wineglass Cafe Wanaka, Queenstown

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The Wineglass Cafe enjoys a gorgeous lakeside setting in the heart of Edgewater Resort in Wanaka.

Kai Whakapai Bar and Cafe

Kai Whakapai Bar and Cafe Wanaka, Queenstown

Overlooking Lake Wanaka, Kai Whakapai Bar and Cafe enjoys a prime location with indoor and outdoor seating areas. Casual dining in a lakefront setting.

Avanti Restaurant

Avanti Restaurant Queenstown-Central, Queenstown

Avanti is a long established Italian restaurant and café, centrally located on Mall Street in Queenstown.

Arrowtown Bakery and Café

Arrowtown Bakery and Café Arrowtown, Queenstown

A firm locals' favourite, Arrowtown Bakery and Café is situated in picturesque Arrowtown on the banks of the Arrow River.

Cheeky Monkey Cafe

Cheeky Monkey Cafe Wanaka, Queenstown

The Cheeky Monkey Cafe is a fully licensed cafe situated in Wanaka Hotel. The cafe enjoys a stunning setting with gorgeous lake and mountain views.

Walnut Cottage Cafe

Walnut Cottage Cafe Arrowtown, Queenstown

Walnut Café is a charming café with a warm, cosy interior and a beautiful garden to enjoy fresh coffee and homebaked treats.

Cafe Mondo Arrowtown

Cafe Mondo Arrowtown Arrowtown, Queenstown

Friendly and welcoming cafe just off Buckingham Street in Arrowtown. Along with a selection of coffee and teas, Cafe Mondo serves up a tasty range of savoury treats including wraps, quiche and salads.

Tangos Cafe

Tangos Cafe Wanaka, Queenstown

With views of Lake Wakatipu, Tangos Cafe provides both indoor and outdoor seating to take advantage of the picturesque setting, Fresh coffee, breakfast, lunch, ice cream and homemade baking.

The Bathhouse

The Bathhouse Queenstown-Central, Queenstown

Situated as close as you can get to Lake Wakatipu without getting your feet wet, The Bathhouse offers fine dining in a stunning location


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