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Kaptans Restaurant

$$$$, European,
224 Breathtaker Rd, Mount Buller, Victoria 3723, Australia
+61 3 5777 6396
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“schnitzel” (14 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (3 reviews)
“souffle” (4 reviews)
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Austrian, European, Australian
224 Breathtaker Rd, Mount Buller, Victoria 3723, Australia
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

Always eat at grimus, in their atmospheric, tyrrolean dining room, lined with the history of lifts at Mt Buller. Sitting near a roaring fire, and enjoy the complimentary appetiser, and order truly European dishes. I had wiener schnitzel one night, and the Buxton trout the...More

Thank CarolineVicAU
Reviewed 12 September 2017

My partner and i shared an amazing dinner at Kaptans on our final night in Mt Buller. The lovely lady at the information centre had recommended that we try and get a booking and thus we were fortunate they could fit us in on our...More

Thank CharliRae
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed at Pension Grimus 2017 Ski Season and ate at Kaptans 3 times for dinner. Food was a lovely surprise. Service was good on average especially when Johnno was serving. Having the owner Hans visit the table and have a chat and a shot of...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

LOCATION; I will brave the wind, snow, ice, bad drivers, and random people walking in the middle of the road to make my way to Mt Buller with the sole purpose of going to Pension Grimus' restaurant "Kaptan" (which was the name of Hans Grimus'...More

Thank Bear_and_Bee
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We tried this restaurant once before and wasnt that impressed with the food then and thought Id try it again, unfortunately this visit concreted our first impression. The risotto was disappointing and the schnitzels were nice but they came out without any trimmings, just a...More

Thank 13Astroboy
Charlotte G, Owner at Kaptans Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your evening at Kaptans. We're pleased that you were well looked after by our restaurant staff. We're sorry that the risotto was not to your taste. However our schnitzel is very large and does come with saute...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017

Going to Kaptan's is really like getting a big warm hug. The lovely staff, crackling fire and delicious comfort food make this place a must go to when visiting Mount Buller. The schnitzel is melt in your mouth, the goulash soup for lunch wonderful! They...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We had been to Kaptans several times in the past and again the restaurant did not disappoint. The service was very efficient, courteous and prompt, without being rushed or overbearing. We had the Pate and bratwurst as starters and all had the schnitzel for mains....More

Thank CocoTampa123
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Went to Kaptans on Saturday night with a cousin and we had a great time. I have been 4 times over the last 15 years and it never disappoints. It was my cousins first time at Kaptans and he couldn't believe the quality of the...More

Thank Angy Y
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I had the beef tenderloin which was cooked to perfection and my husband has the lamb and it too was delicious. Good value, portions were perfect when you add in the side dish, lovely wine list and very friendly and attentive staff.

Thank Cheryl H
Reviewed 27 August 2016

As we are staying at the Grimmus Hotel, Kaptans Restaurant is very convenient to eat out. Meals are pretty much up there with the best. We were recommended the schnitzel and wasn't disappointed except for the portion size. We also had the beef for two...More

Thank JazzbabyAustralia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 28 - USD 68
Austrian, European, Australian
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 224 Breathtaker Rd, Mount Buller, Victoria 3723, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Mount Buller
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5777 6396
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  • This restaurant is at Hotel Pension Grimus
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