Welcome to the time warp that is the Cuckoo Restaurant!
A hills curiosity with a rich history, the Cuckoo has celebrated nearly 60 years of hearty festivity.
Make a booking – it’s easy, free and instant!


Whether it’s lunch, afternoon tea or dinner,
there’s plenty for all to enjoy!



Cuckoo Kids

Kids eat free* every Friday night and Sunday night! Don’t fix dinner – bring your family to the Cuckoo 🙂 Mention this promotion when you book, bring two adults and get ready for more dessert than you can imagine ! Conditions: 2 children – up…


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Christmas in July

Let us welcome you to the cosy, warm and welcoming Cuckoo Restaurant while snow dusts the forest outside (Dreaming of a white Christmas?). Beautifully decorated, with festive fare, carol singing and of course … Santa! All month the Cuckoo Restaurant will celebrate Christmas in July…


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Father’s Day

It must be Father’s Day! Give Dad more than a tie this year, treat him to a day of fun with a Father’s Day Lunch or Dinner at the Cuckoo! Every Dad gets a free pot of German DAB beer and the whole family gets…


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Once you step inside you won’t want to leave. Refresh with a stein of Hefeweizen Schofferhofer beer, feast the fusion of traditional European and modern cuisine on the world famous buffet and wonder at the wunderbar live entertainment and floor show.

This is a place full of laughter and family fun, a melting pot of all nations and a meeting place where the busy world outside appears to disappear – here is the real celebration of life!

The Cuckoo Restaurant is within easy reach of Melbourne nestled in the stunning Dandenong Ranges, an ideal venue for all celebrations and for tour groups.

Open nearly every day of the year, the Cuckoo offers a delicious international smorgasbord prepared by first class chefs in a warm and welcoming family atmosphere. Decorated in the style of a Bavarian Chalet and with staff dressed in traditional Bavarian costume. The Cuckoo has been attracting visitors from all over the world for over 58 years!

Daily live entertainment: music and a floor show, cow bell ringing & yodeling equal to any in Bavaria.