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Sassafras Cafe

391 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
+61 3 9755 3788
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good42%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (23 reviews)
“burger” (9 reviews)
“scones” (41 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
391 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Caught up with friends here on a cold and wet Sunday morning. As soon as you enter, your greeted with a smile and great service. Atmosphere was quiet, warm and welcoming. We had the scones. Soft and fluffy. Jam was delicious. Coffee was good too....More

Thank Roadruna
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

From the moment we walked through the door we were greeted with smiles and friendly service. We had Devonshire tea and the scones were tasty, food texture, light and fresh. Jam and real cream - what a treat! Will definitely be back!

Thank mischa642016
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Today my wife and I decided to take a trip to the Dandenongs and upon viewing places we decided on sassafras cafe the service was excellent and friendly. We had lunch and Devonshire tea. We had the sassy burger and the soup special both were...More

Thank Brent P
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We tried out this cafe and selected it after Miss Marples Tea room was busy and the reviews on the devonshire tea were not what we found. The scones were a great shape and size but were very plain and tasteless. Not a place we...More

1  Thank Carlo M
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped at Sassafras Cafe on our way back to Melbourne and found this absolute treasure. The staff knowing we were on a tour bus made sure we got our order quickly. The scones were freshly out of the oven and were the best I...More

Thank Debbie G
Reviewed 14 May 2017

After a long day walking around the Dandy hills my bf took me to a cafe to finish off the day, the service was good as well as the coffee and I just loved the scones and cream with jam that we had.

Thank Jessie A
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Great fare especially Devonshire tea. Scones are very fresh & lovely served with runny tasty jam & cream. Hot beverages are good too & one in our group had quiche with salad - verdict was good too. Fast & friendly service. Simple, smaller cafe with...More

Thank Traveller88Melbourne
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Oh yes, the sparkle was absolutely the very best coffee. It was so delicious not to mention my salmon salad pitta sandwich. My partner enjoyed his burger also. I could have gone for seconds but decided not to given the meals are certainly an adequate...More

Thank annette b
Reviewed 29 April 2017

After a 7km hike in the rain we can here for some lunch. The staff were all great. We said we were going to share the soup and a pie and they were so nice and divided up the soup for us and served in...More

Thank Luke K
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Had lovely meal, had that nice homemade feel, very yummy! Lovely staff, reasonably priced. Great scones! Would go again.

Thank lhincks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 391 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Sassafras
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9755 3788
  • E-mail
Fantastic homemade scones, light breakfasts and lunches, and great coffee!!
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