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376 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9755 2100
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“baguette” (21 reviews)
“cakes” (27 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
376 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ripe is a very pleasant place to stop and rest while wandering around Sassafras. Certainly better than Miss Marple's.

Thank Adam V
Reviewed 1 week ago

This cafe has a great food selection and always yummy desert. Coffee is par excellence. Great little decking out the back or sit under trees out front.

Thank Slater J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always popular, I last visited this establishment about 10 years ago. From memory, it was a bit of a destination back then, so thought it would be interesting to revisit. I had a hearty pumpkin and coconut soup, just hit the spot on a cold...More

Thank chookiegirl1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a delicious lunch here with the family. I opted for a gourmet baguette (very affordable too) and followed up with a delectable cake. The selection of cakes is great and very generous servings. The coffee was also great (so much so, we ordered three...More

Thank bengee91
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time to Ripe. Quite enjoyed it. Good service, great coffee and outdoor (back enclosed are) nice and warm. My 2 youngest had basket of toys to keep them busy!! Cakes looked amazing...... Busy, with a good atmosphere!

Thank sarahbartolo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Third time we have tried this place, thought the other times we were just 'unlucky'? Terrible service, so so food, careless attitude, good job our grandson was not allergic to some of the ingredients put in the filling of his baguette that were not mentioned...More

Thank Lynda C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After we were seated, we had to request for the menu, which came to us only after approx. fifteen minutes. When we asked for water, we had to remind the waitress two times (after waiting for a long time, again) before it was brought to...More

Thank 260lucy
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

It is nearly always Busy on any weekend, the Dandenongs is such a popular tourist destination, Nice ambiance, good food, reasonable prices, friendly staff, well worth a visit.

Thank Greg T
Reviewed 13 June 2017

For a change, we stopped here for lunch while visiting the Dandenong instead of the one next door. Overall the food and service was very good. My roast pork belly was tasty...two sizeable cuts. I just drop the rating by a point as one of...More

Thank HotEarth
Reviewed 30 May 2017

The Lemon curd muffin! WOW! Great cafe to visit for an amazing cake experience. We even went two days in a row for the cakes! Really good coffee too!

Thank Reife B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
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08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 376 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Sassafras
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9755 2100
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