Cuckoo Restaurant


Situated in the stunning Dandenong Ranges, just 50 minutes from Melbourne, the Cuckoo is close to popular tourist destinations like Puffing Billy Railway and Healesville Sanctuary. This buzzing 400 seat restaurant offers a delectable selection of German Cuisine in a warm and welcoming family atmosphere. Decorated in the style of a Bavarian chalet and with staff dressed in traditional costume, The Cuckoo has been attracting locals and visitors from all over the world for nearly sixty years.

With delicious food prepared by first class chefs, who cater for most dietary needs, and the amazing live entertainment on weekends, The Cuckoo is fun for the whole family.

The Cuckoo also offers wedding celebrations with receptions planned and staged beautifully with views of the surrounding mountain ash forest.

For getaway couples, a family day out or large festive party groups the Cuckoo Restaurant offers the beauty of the Dandenong’s, generous meals plus entertaining events throughout the year at very competitive rates.

The Cuckoo is ideal for tour groups, schools and social group outings.

Takeaway Kaffee und Kuchen: Monday-Sunday - 8:00am - 5:00pm 
Limited Dine-In Menu: Saturday & Sunday - 10:00am - 5:00pm 
Walk-ins Only

The Cuckoo will re-open as of the 1st of July with our new Table Service Menu.
Bookings are essential on 9751 1003

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