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395 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
+61 3 9755 1200
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (31 reviews)
“roast beef” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
395 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I visited this delightful restaurant for a birthday lunch. It was a cold winter's day but the restaurant was warm and welcoming. Service was friendly and efficient. Glasses of iced water were brought to the table while we perused the menu. My...More

Thank Gilly C
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic lunch at Fortnums, we booked for a Sunday as we know this little town can get rather busy on a weekend. Glad we did as this place was buzzing. Everyone of us enjoyed what we ordered, staff were friendly and efficient....More

Thank blakey16
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We booked a private high tea to celebrate a friend's surprise 40th. Whilst the private room was beautiful the experience was somewhat disappointing. Firstly, as we first sat down, and before we began eating, the waitress spoke to the whole group asking who was responsible...More

2  Thank Barney2123
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Lovely warm sunny food was great so was the lovely lady that served us Been there many times and staff are always friendly and eager to please Wish the place was bigger so they can fit more people in Menu was large and varied as...More

1  Thank Heather D
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Unfortunately hadn't booked for lunch and had to wait 45 minutes for a table. It was definitely worth the wait as the food was great as were the hot drinks. The staff were excellent and hardworking.

Thank Deli32013
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for a Sunday afternoon tea. Scones we're great. Best thing was the friendly service. We will be back to try Sunday lunch.

Thank MrGarno
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

My daughter had planned her marriage at another venue, but due to unforeseen circumstances needed to change venues. She changed to Fortnums. With 24 hours notice, Fortnums' staff created an exceptional event for my daughter and her husband, with attention to every detail, including a...More

Thank Melody H
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Went out for Lunch with the family after our wedding. Spacious, friendly and good service. Great selection of meals for lunch. Not too filling.

Thank Josh F
Reviewed 5 April 2017

During our recent Australian holiday we were treated to lunch at this beautiful restaurant. It was a lovely bright setting with sun streaming through the many windows. It has a lovely warm feel with the owners,Ron as attentive host and his wife Kirstie in the...More

Thank ritapowell
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We have walked past Fortnums a number of times and got the impression it was a bit expensive. However on the day we went our normal eatery was closed so my wife and I decided to try Fortnums for lunch - midweek day. Both of...More

1  Thank Alan S
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Gerri m
18 June 2016|
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Response from FirebirdG2 | Reviewed this property |
Open till 6 PM on weekends but I was a visitor.
18 January 2015|
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Response from lizzy1969_10 | Reviewed this property |
I just looked at their menu online. They do have homemade chunky potatoe fries. Can't see a kids menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
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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