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King Ludwigs German Restaurant & Bar

) #2 of 31 Restaurants in Maleny ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ German, European,
401 Mountain View Rd, Maleny, Queensland 4552, Australia
+61 7 5499 9377
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pretzels” (38 reviews)
“potato soup” (14 reviews)
“sauerkraut” (14 reviews)
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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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401 Mountain View Rd, Maleny, Queensland 4552, Australia
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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We had a great night here. The atmosphere was great , it was very busy and we all had a lot of beer, cider and schnapps. On the down side it took 15 minutes standing at the bar to get a drink. A very large...More

3  Thank Diana M
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Every time I head for the hills north of Brisbane I must have a visit to King Ludwig's near Maleny for a taste of German hospitality and cuisine. On top of good food and drink the place feels like it is on top of the...More

6  Thank Suetheshark
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Our infrequent weekend visits to Maleny always include lunch at King Ludwigs, which is an experience not to be missed. They have a quite varied menu of authentic German and Bavarian food that is a delight to receive at the table, not only in the...More

6  Thank RonCathy2013
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Such an awesome place to enjoy the delicious Sunday lunch, the music, the beer, the food, the view and of course friends. Thankyou everyone for making our visit so special and nothing was a problem

6  Thank Stephturk
Reviewed 21 August 2016

The atmosphere is great, if you can get a table on the deck the views are outstanding. The food was incredible, and the staff understanding of my inability to pronounce the dishes. The lemon lime and bitters comes in a little glass boot! Sauerkraut was...More

7  Thank David H
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

My husband, 10 month old and I went here on a Saturday night for a 530pm booking. We made a reservation to ensure children were welcome and a high chair would be available. We were so happy that we made a booking and went early....More

5  Thank mcaus
Reviewed 12 August 2016

The main waitress was a bit rude, rolled her eyes when we did not want what she suggested .. food was expensive but maybe you pay for the view .. they have a nice restaurant..

5  Thank czharina
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Just been to lunch at King Ludwig's restaurant at Maleny, it was our second visit and it never disappoints. The staff are helpful, the food delicious, and the views to the Glass House Mnts wonderful. My wife and i love their pretzels and the waiters...More

6  Thank BradM1963
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

The restaurant had a lovely bavarian decor and we had a table outside as the weather was warm enough. I had the veal chop (gluten free appreciated) and my husband had the pork/sausage lunch special. There was too much sugar in the sauce/sauerkraut as he...More

1  Thank JohnNelsonBay
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Great food & nothing is too much trouble for them. Decent alcohol free beers so the driver can enjoy a drink.

5  Thank Valerie S
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10 April 2015|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
Klaus & Barbara are on an extended holiday in Europe for 2015, and their restaurant is closed for this year. Have known them since they met at Expo 88 in Brisbane. I was last there for the Oktoberfest celebration last year... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 Mountain View Rd, Maleny, Queensland 4552, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Maleny
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5499 9377
  • E-mail
Please note: King Ludwigs Restaurant is closed for renovations and annual holidays until 31.3.17. We will reopen on Saturday 1.4.17 and look forward to serving you again. King Ludwigs Restaurant opened it's doors in Maleny more than 2 decades ago and is run by the Bavarian couple, Barbara & Klaus with the help or their 3 children and professional team. From King Ludwigs you overlook the magnificent Glasshouse Mountains and Moreton Bay. Book your table to enjoy this 180 degree view from the verandahs and authentic German cuisine created by owner/chef Klaus and his sous chefs. Views, alpine feel, chalet dining rooms, wood fires and the authentic Bavarian beer bar stocked with more than 35 imported German brews combined with passionate service and honest food make King Ludwigs a destination in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland. Give us a yodel soon! Your hosts, Barbara & Klaus and Team
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