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King Ludwigs German Restaurant & Bar

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401 Mountain View Rd, Maleny, Queensland 4552, Australia
+61 7 5499 9377
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10:00 - 23:00
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Sun 10:00 - 16:00
Wed - Thu 10:00 - 16:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Maleny, Australia
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Barbara the hostess with the unstoppable energy is superb and clearly enjoys her role of head everything in this well-established business. The food is excellent. If you want good German food, this is the place to go to, at least in Maleny. The views are fantastic, but only at lunchtime. In the evening the ambiance of the restaurant takes over... More 

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Beerburrum, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We have been to King Ludwigs several times, each time has been absolutely perfect. Great food, Great service !!!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

After a Glider flight for a family member's Birthday at Caboolture - we decided to have a quick snack with magic Glasshouse Mountain Views - King Ludwig is a must. Friendly service and tasty meals. An abundance of German Beers to choose from - very refreshing. The Apfelstrudel has to be tasted - very nice! Overall a pleasant afternoon experience... More 

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1 Thank Linda H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Last minute decision called and was fitted in at the last minute. Arrived to great service. Food was great and at a reasonable price.

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1 Thank Craig Y
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

Great food, good variety of great German beer, very friendly and efficient service. And amazing views!!! We loved this place so much we actually bought the house down the road to retire in and be able to walk home after more great evenings at King Ludwigs.

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1 Thank Ros C
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We visited there on Friday for luncheon menu. We had a potato soup, German sausages and pretzel. They were all so tasty. Highly recommended. We will definitely be back!

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Emerald, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

We arranged Christmas lunch with our 92 year old Grandma, and Barbara and staff could not have been more accomodating. We had reserved parking, a wonderful welcome experience, and a slightly modified meal for Grandma. King Ludwigs will be our first choice for family celebrations in Maleny.

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Maleny, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

I had booked a table for 8 during a stormy period on the Sunshine Coast so to be safe I picked the table inside in front of the bar so of course when the day arrived it was sunny and hot! When we arrived Barbara had kindly mentioned there was another option or 2 and we ended up outside with... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Absolutely amazing from the moment you enter. The food is second to none and the drinks are incredible. We couldn't speak highly enough of the location and what Barbara and Klaus have created. The service is fantastic and won't disappoint.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend this restaurant. My husband and I had a delicious meal and the service was terrific. The signature soup alone was worth a return visit and the apfelstrudel was a yummy way to finish the night. We'll be back 👍

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
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
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 16:00
Thursday
10:00 - 16:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
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
Description
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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