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Ripe

376 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
+61 3 9755 2100
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“baguette” (30 reviews)
“cakes” (26 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
376 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
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1 - 10 of 188 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Given the position of the cafe I was so looking forward to tucking into a tasty well cooked breakfast whilst watching the world go by. I ordered the chillied eggs but was so disappointed that the poached eggs were hard boiled on the plate and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Reesy7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff great for a coffee or a meal. Service is quick and on point. Prices are above average but it's expected.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank muntziem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Today I visited ripe restaurant sassafras for lunch with my daughter and grand kids...six guests total...we were seated and soon after ordered our food...plus pear cedar and ice chocolate drinks...then we sat at our table for a good 45 to 50 minutes while the waiters...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SydneyPBEIJING
Reviewed 21 November 2018

Excellent setting, attentive service ( on a busy day) My only disappointment was the food was a trifle bland

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Graham L
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

This place used to be a favorite of ours. Staff is friendly, setting is great inside & outside. Unfortunately, the food is bland basic now, and although the tarts & pastries are nice, the soup is thin, and bland as. The potato wedges were obviously...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank William D
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Beautiful setting, you can choose to sit inside or out on the their decking looking out at Mt Dandenong. Great selection of food for brunch. Make sure to book as it does get busy, and on your way out make sure to get some pastries!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Laura B
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Service was appropriate, staff friendly. Food was very bad, beyond bad. Very disappointing experience.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Marina V
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Disappointing all round, if you are over 60 years old, dont expect to be served, as you have somehow become invisible.

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Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Janet S
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Been eating here for years. Linguine seafood today was so delicious and plentiful. Glass of Chardonnay great choice to have with our pasta. Always a fave, great staff

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank balichick47
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Baguette # 8 is very tasty. That’s the meal I ordered the last time I have been there. It’s filled with warm chicken, melted Brie, spinach, and cranberry-plum relish. For later I had the Belgian hazelnut hot chocolate which was like dessert in a glass....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 936tiav
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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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