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Lalaland Wanaka

Level 1 99 Ardmore Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
+64 3-443 4911
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Excellent cocktail bar

Incredibly skilled staff that create cocktails with passion. Can make anything under the sun. Will... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
DickMilhouseNixon
via mobile
pre-dinner drinks

We had a glass of wine here pre-dinner. Love the classic old furniture! Friendly barman; not many... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
kiwijanet2017
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Nelson, New Zealand
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"La La Land [lah-lah land] - noun - A fanciful state or dream world. "At LaLaLand, we make your dream world a reality with the tastiest cocktails, comfiest couches and best views over Lake Wanaka from our deck; an iconic hotspot for locals and a home away from home for visitors! Whatever your flavour, be it beer, wine, spirits or cocktails, our friendly, knowledgeable and award-winning bartenders have you covered. $5 tap beer and jam jars all day, every day. Snacks and light meals from behind the bar. Open from 6pm - 2:30am, 7 days a week.
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2 weeks ago
“Excellent cocktail bar”
19 Jul 2017
“pre-dinner drinks”
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Hours Today: 16:00 - 02:30
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Level 1 99 Ardmore Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Incredibly skilled staff that create cocktails with passion. Can make anything under the sun. Will %100 be back

Thank DickMilhouseNixon
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We had a glass of wine here pre-dinner. Love the classic old furniture! Friendly barman; not many customers at that time of evening. We sat in the alcove area which was toasty warm even on a bitter winter's evening.

Thank kiwijanet2017
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Busy or not busy , the ambience of the place suits our mood, the cocktail drinks list is a booster 👍and current bartenders are passionate. Give this one a go when in Wanaka .

Thank Meetu S
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This was one of our favorite spots/stops in Wanaka and in all of New Zealand. Recommended that we stop here by our server at the Landings, which also has a nice lake view. I cannot believe this place is not packed all the time. Our...More

Thank Jake K
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Charlie is awesome!!I was just visiting for the night and I had the most amazing cocktail ever! Te Ananaka is the best!!

Thank Montse P
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

A hidden gem which is slightly hard to find. It is behind Relish, up some steps. Seriously quirky, with vintage decor and mismatched furniture. Board Games and cheap drinks are extra pulling in points, great music being another huge bonus. Highly recommended to those who...More

1  Thank Lady_Peekaboo19
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

We might have been early, but there was no excuse for dirty empties to be lying around while bored barmaid talked on her mobile phone. Drinks were exceedingly slow, perhaps the call was important ?and it turned out ingredients weren't available for 1 of the...More

Thank bear04
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Felt drawn to this as the name & previous reviews promised a good cocktail bar. The balcony had a toppled over umbrella & the whole place needed a good clean. No fruit or other garnishes in the cocktails when they eventually arrived. Very disapponted.

3  Thank rubybear2014
Reviewed 11 December 2015

beautiful small bar situated on top of the main strip. A little hard to find but it is well worth it!! Chris was a pleasure all night making the Best cocktails in Wanaka! great friendly staff all round and really made it a night to...More

Thank James7772015
Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

Great bar never really had cocktails until I found lalaland and the barmaid made a really tasty one don't know what it call but it was good.... Taste like sherbet Over all great bar friendly bar staff Great drinks cocktails and beers So don't miss...More

Thank Adamz267
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