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376 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
+61 3 9755 2100
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“baguette” (24 reviews)
“cakes” (24 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 18:00All hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
376 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

I have been to Ripe a few times in the past year and recently I found myself there again for lunch. This time however, I was with my little dog which prevented me from entering the restaurant to order. One of the lovely hostesses helped...More

Thank tarielleau
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Average breakfast I had the scrambled eggs on toast - not very tasty !! I rated the cafe as poor as the bottle of Tabasco sauce given to us was obviously completely spoilt colour was brown When asked they did provide a newer bottle Also...More

Thank CarlC31
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I visited Ripe only to choose to leave when our diet needs couldn't be met. (This amazes me in this day and age and especially in the Dandenong Ranges) My sister and I are vegan and we sat down at Ripe, ordered...More

Thank Partlyblonde
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Once a year, a group of my lovely friends and I head to Sassafrass. First point of call is always Ripe. It only looks like a time cafe, but once you go in (and can pass the cake display), there's a lovely decking area area...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our trip brought us through sassafras. We happened on this place. Wow it was busy, we got a table and OMG the cakes! They were mind blowing, you can see in the buy kitchen, the menu is great, the food amazing and the home made...More

Thank vincent c
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We avoided the $10 per head cover charge at Marples and had coffee and cake here. Lots of options - cheesecakes, muffins, biscuits and other assorted bakery items. Quite warm inside but there is seating outside and on the deck out the back.

Thank jdeandrew
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We stopped by as the neighbouring Ms Marples was overrun. We did not regret it for a minute. The breakfast, bakes and coffee were outstanding in terms of quality and the manner on which the ingredients were put together. Absolutely a must to stop by...More

Thank preetik123
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Pulled in for lunch. The breakfast menu stops at 11:45am, and having grown used to "all day breakfast menus", we were actually hoping for a very late breakfast. Instead we ordered simple sandwiches on toasted sourdough - nothing too exotic. But they were delicious and...More

Thank Colin H
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Miss Marple was busy with a queue and we couldn’t be bothered to wait so we popped in next door to Ripe. Service was a bit sluggish, perhaps staff were new to their roles. But it’s ok as they were polite. Coffee was really great....More

Thank MLY18
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Ripe is great for a relaxing lunch especially mid week. On the back balcony it is spacious and great for groups with children. There is a little play corner with toys to keep little ones occupied. The food was great, the sweet treat display looks...More

Thank Michelle B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 376 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Sassafras
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9755 2100
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