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!



Staff Christmas Parties

Time to celebrate the end of another year with a brilliant staff break-up party at the Cuckoo. The Cuckoo Restaurant is within easy reach of Melbourne in the Dandenong Ranges, has ample parking for 400 guests and up to 10 coaches, and is more than…


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Throughout all of December/Christmas Day and Boxing Day. There’s no better place for atmosphere, festive fare, value and fun during the Silly Season. Bring friends and family to the Cuckoo for the very BEST celebration this Christmas. The four course smorgasbord is always amazing and…


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New Year's Eve Carnival theme at the Cuckoo Restaurant

New Year’s Eve – Catch the Carnival!

Electrifying Crazy New Year’s Eve Carnival theme at the 400 seat Cuckoo Restaurant – this will be one memorable night. No quiet corners, just a great festive night of music, dance, crazy costumes,  masquerade and party, party, party! Dress theme is CARNIVAL so put on your craziest, mind-blowingly extravagant…


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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.