Discover Our Culinary Experiences

Treat yourself at Killarney Mountain Lodge. Indulge at our premier steak house, The Ranch House, overlooking the channel inlet, or visit our Main Dining Room for an intimate meal with views of the Channel and daily chef-inspired features. Pair your meal with an exceptional wine from our cellars. Visit the Great Room for a casual meal amid the rustic chalet design inside, or in the shade of our umbrellas on the patio. Enjoy live music and entertainment in the Carousel Lounge as the night winds down, and in the morning greet the day with Curds ‘N Whey’s fresh bakery items and barista drinks.

The Ranch House

Treat yourself to the sights, smells, and tastes of Killarney’s newest dining experience: The Ranch House.

The Ranch House is our premier steak house that offers expertly-crafted dishes and wine selections.

Main Dining Room

With views overlooking the Killarney Channel and the Carousel Lounge, the lodge’s Main Dining Room offers a cozy, traditional atmosphere. Tables are set with soft linens and rich table setting, all surrounded by chalet decor and featuring paintings by some of Killarney’s best artists.

Perfect for any occasion, from a casual meal to special gatherings. Our menu blends classic lodge favourites with refined culinary touches, offering dishes that are both comforting and delightfully fresh.

The Great Room

A casual space where guests can drink, dine or simply unwind, the resort’s Great Room is a popular destination to share experiences and reflect on the day’s events. A large stone fireplace anchors the room, providing warmth and ambiance. Supple leather sofas and high-back chairs offer comfortable seating from which to enjoy the room’s rustic chalet design and picturesque views.

Large patio doors lead out to a tiered outdoor dining space. Under the shade of umbrellas guests can enjoy a delicious meal or sit back with a cocktail, watching the boats sail by on the lake.

The Carousel Lounge

With live music and dancing, local craft beer and globally sourced wine, the Resort’s Carousel Lounge is a thriving hub of entertainment!

Offering a stunning wrap around view of the Killarney Channel and rugged landscape, the Carousel Lounge is the Resort’s most popular gathering space. Order your meal in the main dining room and have it brought to the Carousel Lounge or Lounge Deck for a more casual dining experience. As the sun sets, listen to the melodies of local musicians, and enjoy the large central fireplace.

Curds ‘N Whey

Sitting on the edge of the peaceful waterfront, a quaint café invites passers-by to stop for a cup of tea and a sweet treat. Offering some of Killarney’s finest baked goods, the café’s fresh bread, muffins, tarts and squares pair beautifully with a warm coffee,

Meet The Chefs

Dennis Koveos

A distinguished graduate of George Brown College’s Culinary Arts Program and a Red Seal certified chef, Dennis Koveos has left his mark in kitchens both in and around Toronto. His culinary journey is marked by significant roles including pioneering his own venture with Invisible Chef Catering Solutions.

With a knack for blending creativity with culinary classics, Dennis has developed a distinct style that he likes to call “innovative classics.” His dishes are a testament to his extensive experience and his ability to transform traditional flavors into memorable dining experiences. Dennis’s commitment to excellence is evident in every aspect of his work, from menu development to event management, always with a focus on sustainability and health-conscious choices.

Aside from his professional endeavors, Dennis is passionate about education, sharing his knowledge and skills as a part-time faculty member at Humber College. He is dedicated to inspiring the next generation of chefs with his innovative techniques and culinary wisdom.

In his personal time, Dennis enjoys the simple pleasure of exploring local farmers’ markets and hosting private dinner parties for his loved ones. These intimate gatherings capture the essence of his culinary philosophy: to share the joy of food with those closest to him.

Dennis Koveos continues to inspire with his culinary creativity, making every meal an invitation to experience the innovative classics that define his career.

Hanna Jo Clemens

Hanna started her culinary career working for the Charcoal Group in the Kitchener-Waterloo area. Shortly after graduation, Hanna agreed to take up a position in Killarney at the Sportsman’s Inn where she worked for four seasons. Hanna was then recruited to the Killarney Mountain Lodge where she was quickly promoted to Sous Chef during her first season in 2016. Hanna continued as Sous Chef as well as managing the baking and pastry department for four seasons.

Chef Hanna started her culinary career in high school while conducting a Youth Apprenticeship Program at Conestoga College. It was that program which led to a passion in baking and pastry. She continued her education at George Brown College in baking and pastry, graduating in 2012.

Before settling in Killarney, Hanna spent many off-seasons gaining other work experience mainly in the Kitchener-Waterloo area. Working for Sabletine (a French bakery) and The Culinary Studio (a recreational cooking school). In the winter of 2015, Hanna decided to go out to British Columbia to work for Canadian Mountain Holiday for a heli-skiing lodge. Said Hanna: “This is where I gained a lot of knowledge in other areas of hospitality as well as the culinary side, all while getting to live in the mountains.”

Hanna’s creativity in preparing some of the finest culinary delights ever tasted, her attention to detail, her work ethic, and her infectious positive personality all led to her becoming Head Chef of The Canada House in 2021. Everyone loves Chef Hanna!

Private Dining

Killarney Mountain Lodge is dedicated to fresh, locally sourced ingredients prepared to delight your discerning palate. We offer a number of private dining venues for special events; including the Chef’s Table, Captain’s Quarters, Private Patio locations and the Outdoor BBQ. Let us create some culinary memories that you won’t soon forget.

For further information please call 1-800-461-1117 or email

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