We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Is this your business?
395 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
+61 3 9755 1200
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (43 reviews)
“meatloaf” (6 reviews)
“scones” (21 reviews)
Closed Now
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
395 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (146)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 145 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A big thank you to the staff at Fortnums for such an amazing lunch for my Mum's 70's Birthday. Food was amazing as was the location and the service. Could recommend highly enough for a special get together or celebration. Just for reference the Ploughman's...More

Thank Ben F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to stop in for lunch and had enough food that we did not even have dinner that night. My partner had the ploughmans lunch while I had the roast beef and we realized as soon as the food came out that we could...More

Thank Loretta C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place with an attractive glass conservatory front, went for Devonshire tea but ended up with lunch as well. Food was amazing, great menu and my Son is still talking about the cheesecake dessert special and he’s a Melb local who has eaten his fair...More

Thank Oztraveldoonan
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

I was a bit disappointed with our High Tea. The sandwiches were tasty, but the bread on a couple were a bit dry. The warm food was just warm and not very appealing or special. We had a bubbly with the savoury selection which was...More

Thank Wilsonvic
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Had high tea here a while ago and loved it. We decided to call in for lunch one day and once again were impressed. The staff friendly and professional and clearly enjoyed their job. We ordered the Ploughmans Lunch to share and it was beautiful....More

Thank Helen P
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

My partner and I had a lovely high tea experience at Fortnums. We thought the high tea was excellent value, as for $45 per person you get two stands of food, one savoury and one sweet, as well as a cold drink and a hot...More

Thank Samantha R
Reviewed 25 February 2018

My husband and I had a nice lunch there on a weekday. The place was 'full of oldies' and a screaming child! I didn't really feel that comfortable there but my husband did - he enjoyed it. The service was excellent. We both had the...More

Thank lynatbello
Reviewed 20 February 2018

I just love the whole look and feel of this restaurant and I have been many times. The food is always really good and tasty. The staff are very nice and will help you out no matter your request. This place is a regular haunt...More

Thank tarielleau
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

We were visiting Melbourne and taken to the restaurant for lunch on a day out and our niece who is Celiac and she had heard it recommended. We were shown to our table and this was the start of a sequence of good service from...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 29 January 2018

my Wife our friend and I called in for lunch on Monday 29/1/18 , it was very quiet to start with, the service was excellent, We all ordered the Meat Loaf and were not disappointed , hot , plenty of it and good amount of...More

Thank Philip P
Nearby HotelsSee all Sassafras Hotels
52 reviews
4.60 km away
Ferntree Gully Motel
141 reviews
5.86 km away
Lifestyle Apartments At Ferntree
122 reviews
6.25 km away
Linley Estate
48 reviews
6.50 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Sassafras Cafe
111 reviews
.07 km away
Olinda Cafe
231 reviews
1.17 km away
King Henry Arts Cafe
78 reviews
.79 km away
Nearby Attractions
Tea Leaves Australia
75 reviews
.20 km away
Dandenong Ranges
1,048 reviews
1.57 km away
Geppetto's Workshop
20 reviews
.10 km away
Cream at Sassafras
12 reviews
.23 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
17 November 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from JaynedR | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is parking outside and also street parking.
28 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Heather D | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is accessible by wheel chair
Gerri m
18 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from FirebirdG2 | Reviewed this property |
Open till 6 PM on weekends but I was a visitor.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 5:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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
  • E-mail
Delightful English Glass Conservatory Style Building at one end of Sassafras Village that did a roast that I really appreciated!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing