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Flippin Pancakes

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327 Mount Dandenong Tourist Road, | (400 metres south of the Sassafras Village), Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
0397551466
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Description: Had a friend recommend it and I have to say, one of the best Steaks I have...
Had a friend recommend it and I have to say, one of the best Steaks I have ever tasted and the Vegtables were clean, crisp and juicy. An English Tudor Style Decor. Will be back, perhaps to taste Pancakes this time. Family run and Nero the Owner who was also waiting the tables was a delight to deal with, very attentive.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average, outdated

Had lunch today for a friends birthday and I was disappointed. The service was terrible, the food was average, the toilets were messy, outdated furnishings and a lot of dust. Service areas were messy and no front of house to welcome you. Management and restaurant overhaul is needed for this... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 17, 2015
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Melbourne, Australia
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English first
Nullarbor, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

The food was bog standard- add chips, but what really irritated and points to the heart of people running a business they have no care about is that we were subjected to a commercial radio station blaring at us- you know it was like walking into a Servo or Milk bar really, except you are paying $18 for a meal... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015 via mobile

We booked a table for 1pm and when we arrived were told that they were full and not taking anymore customers. After explaining that we had made a booking we were seated and, only once we had been given time to choose from the menu, were told that we couldnt order any main/savoury dish and could only order sweet pancakes... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 via mobile

We had breakfast .The one with the lot. It was cold bacon undercooked and it took way to long to get our table 35 minutes. Quality of ikea $ 3 breakfast only colder. The coffee was good.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Had lunch today for a friends birthday and I was disappointed. The service was terrible, the food was average, the toilets were messy, outdated furnishings and a lot of dust. Service areas were messy and no front of house to welcome you. Management and restaurant overhaul is needed for this mountain icon.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

The place is deceptively large and there is a huge range on the menu. The meals were quite large and really really nice.

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Melbourne, Australia
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26 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Unlike other popular pancake chains, this one seems to be using really fresh ingredients. The serves are huge and I couldn't finish my pancake. Having said that taste wise pancake parlor is probably tad better. Other dishes are also good especially the garlic bread is a must try. The ambiance is nice and cosy. The place is nestled in dandenong... More 

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Sydney
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3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Hit the spot for a romantic afternoon tea. Relaxing vibe, friendly staff, prompt service, lovely outlook. We had the Canadian two stack pancakes and a coffee which was enough.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015 via mobile

I have not yet visited "Flipping Pancakes" because as much as I try no one answers the phone to make a booking- the phone does not even have a message that indicates you have called a business. I have also filled in an online booking form days ago with no reply, and my email has also gone unanswered. Not the... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

I visited this with my family in February. Food was nothing special and the pancakes rather stodgy. We were surprised that the waiter, when asked for maple syrup, commented that they were short of it and if we really needed more then he would try to find some! In previous visits ( a couple of years back) there were always... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

We dined here but unless the service improved will not again. We had 4 couples come in after us, 3 ordered before us as staff just didn't seem interested. 1 couple actually walked out due to lack of staff care. We had to ask for our order twice & then had to wait til the end of our Neal to... More 

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Address: 327 Mount Dandenong Tourist Road, | (400 metres south of the Sassafras Village), Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
Phone Number: 0397551466
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Sassafras
Cuisine: Australian

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 327 Mount Dandenong Tourist Road, | (400 metres south of the Sassafras Village), Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Sassafras
  • Phone Number: 0397551466

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Australian

Description

Had a friend recommend it and I have to say, one of the best Steaks I have ever tasted and the Vegtables were clean, crisp and juicy. An English Tudor Style Decor. Will be back, perhaps to taste Pancakes this time. Family run and Nero the Owner who was also waiting the tables was a delight to deal with, very attentive.

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