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Bars & Pubs


When the sun goes down the party REALLY starts...

Nightlife at Hotham is loads of fun, with plenty of people letting their hair down in bars and clubs of various sizes across the entire resort.

Check out weekly food and beverage promotions and activities in our weekly What's On guide.

 Arco-Ski Lodge

Arco Ski Lodge is a traditional, family friendly Bavarian Bier Hall serving big, hearty German meals of superb quality plus a large range of traditional Bavarian beverages. Arco's mouth-watering menu features traditional dishes ranging from soups and giant Brezels to their famous pork knuckle, freshly made schnitzels and sausage. A kids menu and lunch specials are available daily. Arco Ski Lodge caters for all tastes with gluten free and vegetarian options available.

Arco Ski Lodge exclusively serves beer from the famous Arcobräu Brewery, the winner of five Gold Medals at the 2013 European Beer awards – available in giant 1-litre Steins as well as 300ml and 500ml glasses. A range of spirits and Schnapps sourced from Austria and Germany
are available as well as traditional Isaperle soft drinks for the kids.

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner 7 days a week, 8am til late. MORE 

The Bird

The Bird is known for seriously good food, an outstanding craft beer selection served by passionate staff in a rustic friendly environment.

In 2015 the Bird will embark on a après entertainment schedule of up to 3 afternoons per week. We specialise in presenting a mix of original and “cover” music by acoustic performers.






Contact The Bird

Phone 03 5759 3503
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Chill Bar and Cafe

Perched in the hub of Hotham Central, enjoy the perfect views from Chill Bar and Cafe. Open every day from 7.30am. Serving breakfast and lunch, espresso coffee, gourmet cakes & slices, frittata's, pies & sausage Rolls and vegetarian options. Hot food and home made soup. Live music weekly, licenced bar with lively Apre's scene.

Contact Chill Bar & Cafe

Phone/Fax 03 5759 3313
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Hotel High Plains

Hotel High Plains (HHP) has been given an injection of life, restoring its lost reputation for quality hospitality in the High Country.

Conveniently located just 10 minutes from Hotham Alpine Resort and Hotham Airport, Hotel High Plains is your premier host of the spectacular and unique Alpine village of Dinner Plain.

During winter HHP's, in-house Cobungra Bar and Restaurant provides quality experiences in dining and entertainment, boasting four nights of live music a week throughout the entire snow season.

If adventure holidays are your thing, HHP is open throughout Summer with 18 spacious studio apartments each with their own en-suite, kitchenette and balcony with stunning views of the mountain snowgums to be enjoyed after a day of bushwalking, motorbike riding, horse riding, trout fishing, white water rafting, wine tasting, 4WD touring or just travelling the breathtaking Great Alpine Road.

An extensive wine and beverage list (including many local), accompanied by a meal from a quality menu, ensures that your palette will be fulfilled as you relax in front of one of their three huge Rock Wall Fireplaces.

The 'Playground' function room is available all year round for private functions, corporate and club events, or any special occasion.

Pure Air, Pure Water, Pure Adventure, Pure Indulgence, Pure Hospitality... Hotel High Plains.


2015 Menu TBC

Contact Hotel High Plains

Phone 03 5159 6324
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The General Store

The General is famed for its nightlife, with something happening almost every night. From DJs to darts nights, live music to comedy with DJ Eddy, the General has something for everyone long after the lifts have stopped spinning.

Open 10am until late daily. 

Contact The General Store


Phone 03 5759 3523



Swindlers Bar

Located next to the Village chair, jump off and grab an Apres Jug of Boags for just $15. Maybe even hang around to watch the FOOTY on Hotham's biggest screen. Termed the 'heart beat of Hotham' Swindlers brings the biggest names to the hill so check out Facebook or Twitter for updates.

2015 season sees  an explosion of flavours on the breakfast, lunch, bar snacks & dinner menus. We have an amazing amount of affordable dinner specials - Monday $15 Parma; Tuesday $15 Large Classic Pizzas; and Friday $18 Steak night.

2015 Menu TBC

Contact Swindlers Bar

Phone 03 5759 3436
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Yama Kitchen & Bar

Yama Kitchen and Bar is ideally situated on the lower level of the Hotham Central Building, providing a warm and intimate ambiance.

Serving modern Asian cuisine matched with premium beers, wines and cocktails, Yama Kitchen and Bar is Hotham's only premier fine dinning venue. Open seven days per week, lunch Thursday to Sunday.

Bookings essential.

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Location  Lower Level White Crystal, Hotham Central, Mt Hotham
Phone 03 5759 3456
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Zirky's Bar & Bistro

Hotham's only traditional Austrian inspired bar setting. Offering European beers, original gluehwein, an extensive wine selection, liquors and schnapps. Winter warming meals for the whole family or for a group setting. Enjoy Zirky's true Austrian apres destination with a sun drenched deck and valley views.


2015 Menu TBC

Contact Zirky's Bar & Bistro

Phone 03 5759 3989



The following additional restaurants are also on offer at Hotham and Dinner Plain

Snowbird Inn - 03 5759 3503
Avalanche - 03 5759 3618
Snow Drop Inn - 03 5759 3586
Last Run Bar - 03 5759 3796

Dinner Plain Hotel - 03 5159 6462
Peppers Rundells Alpine Lodge (Graze Restaurant and Paddock Bar) - 03 5159 6422
Sola Copa Tapas and Wine Bar - 03 5159 6799