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King Ludwigs German Restaurant & Bar

$$ - $$$German, European,
401 Mountain View Rd, Maleny, Queensland 4552, Australia
+61 7 5499 9377
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“pretzels” (55 reviews)
“sauerkraut” (20 reviews)
“apple strudel” (19 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
401 Mountain View Rd, Maleny, Queensland 4552, Australia
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1 - 10 of 583 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

I have known of King Ludwig for a long time, but never went there because most of the meals on the menu look like they have gluten in them. However, last Thursday I decided to give King Ludwig a go. It turns out that the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Ingrid B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Exceptional food, beer and customer service!! Would definitely recommend to anyone looking for a reasonably priced and delicious meal.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Beau D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went here for drinks before dinner. Great location and view across Glasshouse Mountains. Great selection of beers and wine, and other beverages. Staff were wonderful and accommodating. Menu is good

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank H8307MYstephenr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for dinner on the weekend, where the service was fantastic for the whole night, could not fault the fast and friendly staff. The potato soup was delicious, however they said it did not come with any bread, so I ordered a serve of their...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DebB123123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really nice tasty food. Very similar to when I was in Germany. Very friendly staff that gave great service even though the restaurant was pretty busy.The smells from the kitchen were divine and we could hardly wait till the food arrived. It didn’t disappoint, was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
4  Thank RobW1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

King Ludwigs is absolutely fantastic on all levels; food; service; ambience; view & cleanliness. We keep going back - we have been 5 times and will keep going back - it is 10/10 in our view. One of the best run restaurants we have ever...More

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank mel b
HappyMaleny, Owner at King Ludwigs German Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Danke Schoen! Merry Christmas and a fantastic 2019! Your hosts from King Ludwigs, Barbara & Klaus and Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped by for lunch and a tipple. We ordered the potato soup and the pork medallions with mushroom sauce and German pasta and finished with the apple strudel. All the food was delicious and quickly served. I indulged in a cherry...More

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank BerryTraveller
HappyMaleny, Owner at King Ludwigs German Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Danke Schoen! Prost!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friday night dinner for 20. Family wedding the next day. Perfect way to kick start the weekend. Cannot fault the staff at all, so gracious, professional. And the food! Adults and Kids all enjoyed the pretzels. You MUST try the pretzels. And can highly recommend...More

Date of visit: November 2018
4  Thank shazmcc
HappyMaleny, Owner at King Ludwigs German Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Danke Schoen!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in for lunch on a midweek day when it was not especially busy but for some reason everyone else was served before us, even those who came after us and were seated at the next table. We finally ordered and the meals arrived...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank thereselord
HappyMaleny, Owner at King Ludwigs German Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So sorry you had to wait so long. Normally we attend to guests very quickly. Do not know what happened on the day, but we do have a new staff member that needed to be trained. All we can do is apologize for the LONG...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were fortunate to get a table outside for lunch without a booking, though the place was Busy. All the staff are dressed in German costume which adds to the ambience of the place, We had the house special potato soup with pretzel and also...More

Date of visit: November 2018
5  Thank Hammer330
HappyMaleny, Owner at King Ludwigs German Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Danke Schoen!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
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
Scenic view, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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
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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