Welcome to the Cuckoo Restaurant!

Open from Monday to Sunday and Public Holidays for lunch. 11.30 to 3 pm.

Monday and Tuesday are occasionally closed for lunch trading. Please call us to find out if we are open!

Unfortunately we will be closed for business for our Dinner Session on Sunday the 15th of September and will not reopen until Lunch on Thursday the 19th of September to resolve some maintenance issues.

Open for all other sessions as usual.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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Whether it’s an 11.30 lunch, a 3.30 pm afternoon tea or 6.30 dinner,
there’s plenty for all to enjoy at a great price!

Our international menu caters for everyone.

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 60 years!

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