Relish the Delectable Food
Visitors have praised the diversity and quality of its cuisine for decades. This quaint village in the Snowy Mountains attracts celebrated chefs from all over the world. With over 20 restaurants, the village has a wide range of global cuisines to tempt your palate after a long day in the mountains.
The scenery of the Snowies offers a stunning backdrop for a sumptuous a la carte dinner, in some of the finest restaurants in Australia. There are many award winning establishments, some of which are rated as the best in the region. This is an astonishing feat considering that Thredbo is a small alpine village. The cuisine The food at Thredbo varies from authentic Australian delights, to European gourmet offerings. High quality produce and star chefs come together to create a food haven in the mountains. Despite its secluded location, Thredbo is renowned for the quality of its fresh food, with oysters, prawns, and other seafood being one of the best on the continent. Local specialities at Thredbo include delicious trout from nearby rivers, incredible duck, and fabulous venison. Furthermore, cosy bars and fully licensed restaurants stock the finest wines, schnapps, and beer on tap.
Most restaurants also prepare fantastic kid’s dishes, ensuring the whole family is well catered for. Thredbo restaurants are food havens, providing a unique dining experience. Here are a few establishments that you cannot afford to miss during your stay:
Jean Michel At The Knickerbocker
Star chef Jean Michel Gerst has been the delight of Thredbo visitors for years. His unique ability to blend his French Alsace style with Australian cooking is highly celebrated. Located by the Thredbo River, the restaurant has scenic views and features fine European alpine decor. Try the delicious prawn and scallop hot pot, or the fantastic pork cutlet.
The Terrace at the Denman
Known as Thredbo’s slickest restaurant, The Terrace is part of the Denman Hotel on Diggings Terrace. It is fully licensed and serves the best contemporary French and European dishes. It features top to bottom glass windows, which allow stunning vistas of the mountains. Enjoy delicious food and an unforgettable dining experience. The terrace has won several awards including Best Restaurant in Southern NSW by the Restaurants and Caterers Association.
This is located at the Thredbo Alpine Hotel, and serves modern Australian cuisine. Enjoy the fresh seafood, tender char grilled steaks, and lovely desserts. The breakfast menu is also a local favourite, and features freshly baked pastries. There is a large variety of the finest Australian wines to choose from too.
Located at Mowamba Place, the T-Bar is famous for its wood fired pizza made from the best ingredients. Modern Australian cuisine is also on offer, with especially delicious char grilled steaks. It has a laid back atmosphere and a lovely fireplace. You can sit and enjoy the inviting decor, or opt for a take-away. Thredbo has lots of outdoor adventures to engage in throughout the year. This should whet your appetite for the best dishes Australia has to offer. It is important to remember that peak periods will require a booking. This includes Easter, Christmas, winter, Saturday nights, and music festivals.
Located on the lower concourse of the Thredbo Alpine Hotel, this popular Italian eatery with an open kitchen is BYO. Traditional pizza menu, with all the usual favourites. Choose to eat in, take away, or arrange home delivery.
Thredbo Alpine Hotel
(02) 6457 6327
Mediterranean style Cafè by day and BYO restaurant by night. Specialising in home baked delights and coffee.
Thredbo Alpine Hotel
02 6457 6190
Bavarian Beer Hall - River Inn
The Bavarian Beer Hall is renowned for it large selection of Local and Imported Beers, both on tap and bottled, from the extremely smooth, refreshing dark lager that is Kostricker to the more subtle pale gold lager with a herbal, creamy texture called Spaten Munchen and one of our favourite wheat beers, Franziskaner Hefe-Weissbier. Our Beers can cater to any palate.
(02) 6457 6505
Black Bear Inn
The Black Bear's restaurant atmosphere makes customers feel like they've been going there for years even if it's their first visit. The inviting restaurant was established in 1957 by Max and Emma Sommer, who have since retired but their German and Austrian recipes live on and their most famous creations are still for sale.
30 Diggings Terrace
02 6457 6216
Your central village destination, offering an eclectic mix of options with a modern twist on some classic old-time favourites.
Thredbo Alpine Hotel
House of Ullr Grill
The House of Ullr Grill is a contemporary style restaurant offering relaxed casual dining, a selection of good quality steaks, chicken, lamb and seafood, all grilled to perfection. A childrens' menu is available and we are fully licenced offering a good range of beers, wines, spirits and schnapps.
02 6457 6210
The modern a la carte Australian menu has a European influence and is accompanied by a large range of schnapps. Drop in for breakfast, cake, coffee or a long lunch, but remember you are still half way up the mountain and you have to get down to the village!
02 6457 6099
European mountain food, great beer, fantastic wine and, of course, the finest schnapps in the mountains! Meet for aprés in our bar as the sun sets over the resort. Enjoy one of our fine German beers on tap, a Wildbrumby schnapps, a Glühwein or a special coffee or hot chocolate.
(02) 6457 6844
Santé Churrasco Restaurant
The Santé Churrasco Restaurant is located in the heart of Thredbo and offers a truly memorable alpine dining experience.
The food, wine and welcoming service will quickly seduce you into forgetting about those aching muscles. The restaurant has an extensive wine list to enjoy.
02 6457 6083
The staff are exceptionally friendly and work hard to create a relaxed atmosphere and provide the most memorable dining experience in the mountains for you. The cuisine is modern Australian and the T-Bar is famous for their char grilled steaks and their gourmet wood fired pizza. .
The Terrace Restaurant - Thredbo
Against the stunning backdrop of the Snowy Mountains, with floor to ceiling windows ensuring every seat has a view, sits the regions finest restaurant, the award winning Terrace Restaurant offering a unique and elegant dining experience.
02 6457 6039