Classic Cars, Legendary Warbirds and a 1950's Retro Diner just outside Wanaka, NZ.

Award Winning 1950's Retro Diner

"Winner of Aviation Watering Hole of the Year 2015"

Warbirds & Wheels Cafe Wanaka - Award Winning

Featuring 1950's themed decor with retro furniture imported direct from Chicago, a Wurlitzer juke box and a 1959 Harley Davidson Panhead motorbike installed overhead at the entrance. We are open seven days per week - 8.30am to 5.00pm including statutory holidays. Open until 6pm from 1st January-1st April 2016.

Come try our speciality - "WARBIRDS PIES" - one of the best pies you'll eat. The perfect balance of chunky meat, rich house made gravy and pastry.

Our pies are made fresh each morning with only the best ingredients of fresh produce and top quality meats!

Options from our cabinet may include the following:

Classic Beef, Pepper Steak, Steak & Blue Cheese, Chicken, Mince & Cheese - all $6.20

CABINET FOOD ~ Available 8.30 am until 5.00 pm.

Cabinet food can be served with a side of either Fries or Side Salad $5.00 each

*  Fresly made Warbirds Pie (options as above)

*  Freshly made Sausage Rolls

*  Freshly made sandwiches, wraps and filled rolls

*  Burritos, Cheese Rolls, Toasted Ham & Cheese sandwiches

*  Selection of scones, muffins, biscuits and slices - baked fresh daily

*  Selection of cold drinks including Phoenix Juices, Charlies and Coca Cola range

*  ATOMIC espresso coffee.

*  Milkshakes & Spiders  $5.50 - lots of flavours

MENU OPTIONS ~ Available from 8.30 am to 2.00 pm daily.

*  "Buick" Breakfast $12.00 ~  streaky bacon, eggs any style with wholegrain toast - Extras Tomato, Mushrooms, Hash Browns $2.50 each, GF Toast $2.00

*  "Metz" Mushrooms on Toast $11.50 ~ Baby rocket & wholegrain toast.  Extras:  Streaky Bacon $3.50, Eggs $3.00. GF Toast $2.00

*  "Rickenbacker" Rosti with Chorizo & Eggs $16.50 - Herbed Potato rosti, tomato chorizo relish & two poached eggs (GF)

*  "Chevy" House Made Granola $12.00 ~ served with natural yoghurt and fruit

*  "Packard" Pancakes $15.00 (until 12 noon)  ~ served with choice of either streaky bacon, grilled bananas or blueberries

*  "Warbirds" Beef Burger & Fries $17.50  ~ lettuce, tomato, caramelised onions, relish, aioli & swiss cheese - Extras: Middle Bacon $2.00, Fried Egg $1.50

* "Skyhawk" Steak Sandwich & Fries $19.50 ~  Ribeye steak with caramelised onions, tomato, lettuce and aioli on a toasted Tuscan bun

*  Gourmet Pie Meal $15.00 ~ Famous Warbirds hot pie from the cabinet, served with a side salad and fries

*  Bacon & Egg Buttie $7.00 ~ With tomato chilli jam and aioli.  Add a side of fries or salad for $5.00

*  Salad of the Day $10

*  Potato Bravas $8.50  ~  Triple cooked potatoes served with aioli & bravas sauce

*  Bowl of Fries $7.50

Plus daily blacboard specials. Menu subject to change so please call ahead if you're looking for something specifically on this menu.

KIDS MENU - $8.00

* Mini Homemade Pie with fries  $8.00

* Chicken strips served with fries  $8.00

* Two Poached or Scrambled Eggs on Toast $8.00

* Side of Fries with Tomato Sauce $5.00

MINI MEALS in a pottle for Under 5's

* Mini Hot Dog with Fries  $3.00

* Mini Chicken Nuggets with Fries $3.00


*  Ice Cream Sundae - ice cream with a choice of raspberry, chocolate or caramel sauce, cherry on top with whipped cream $6.00

*  Banana Split - banana, chocolate sauce, cherry on top with ice cream with whipped cream $6.00

* Choclate Brownie - our homemade gluten free brownie served warm with ice cream, cherry on top, chocolate sauce $6.00

* Affogato - scoop of vanilla ice cream with double shot of espresso $5.00

ALCOHOL  is served on the premises - range of beers, cider and wines available


Free wireless connection for all customers

Retro Diner Wanaka - Warbirds & Wheels Museum Cafe