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395 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
+61 3 9755 1200
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (35 reviews)
“roast beef” (4 reviews)
“meat loaf” (3 reviews)
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Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
395 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited fortnums and had a really good experience, food was excellent as was the service. They brought out activity packs for our two children as well. Staff were all very friendly. Well worth a visit

Thank Gareth A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A slightly dated restaurant but probably what the tourists want. Food selection was limited but good quality.

Thank PickyglobetrotterUk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took a Saturday drive up to the Dandenongs and stopped in at Sassafras for lunch. Fortnums restaurant is great, service great, and food was great. We had the Ploughmans lunch which was a huge serving and the scones were amazing. Definitely be coming back here...More

Thank JaynedR
Reviewed 10 October 2017

There are quite a few options for a Coeliac to eat well here. The menu has a page dedicated to Gluten free options. 6 mains and 4 deserts including sticky date pudding. Yum. The venue is light and airy and seating is uncluttered so a...More

Thank Lyn G
Reviewed 8 October 2017

I took a blind date to this restaurant and never been here before I did niot know what to expect but the service was great, the was excellent and we meet at 12.30 and left at about 3.00pm the staff had no problems with us...More

Thank c5013
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Rolled up about 2.30pm and the friendly staff were only too happy to look after us. Friend is Hindu and they removed the bacon from the meal and my friend polished everything off; I struggled because of the size of the meal. Salads were so...More

Thank 655Denis
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Taking advantage of a fresh clear sunny winter's day, a midweek drive up to Dandenong Ranges National Park beckoned us. Fortnums old world charm was inviting, as it was midweek we did not book ahead. It is advisable to book for weekends. This place does...More

Thank Viviann B
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Beautiful location was complimented by a very enticing winter menu, that had a number of my favourite dishes. Pricing was very reasonable and service was with a smile.

Thank Tony R
Reviewed 8 August 2017

On a wet Sunday we caught up with friends at this delightful restaurant. We were seated at the 'bird table' and entertained by rosellas, cockatoos and galahs as they fed at the bird table outside. Excellent menu choices and good food. The service was also...More

Thank Trish R
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Our party of 6 pre-booked a table, and certainly glad we did. It was a cold, wet, miserable day and the place was busy - which is a good sign. The dining room was lovely and warm, the decor pleasantly light, inviting and very uplifting....More

Thank alan v
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16 November 2017|
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Response from JaynedR | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is parking outside and also street parking.
28 July 2017|
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Response from Heather D | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is accessible by wheel chair
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18 June 2016|
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Response from FirebirdG2 | Reviewed this property |
Open till 6 PM on weekends but I was a visitor.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 17:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 395 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Sassafras
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9755 1200
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Delightful English Glass Conservatory Style Building at one end of Sassafras Village that did a roast that I really appreciated!
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