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Flippin Pancakes

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327 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
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10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

Awesome food. Great service and atmosphere. Open fire. Large serves. Will definitely be coming back..

Thank Nell B
Melbourne, Australia
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173 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

What a little gem, fantastic little cabin styled restaurant (very sassafras). The service was top notch, the lovely lady who made a partners coffee went over and beyond to make sure it was to her satisfaction, she served as the following day we went and was fantastic. The food itself was delish, the potato pancake is a new favourite. Price... More 

Thank Brendon R
Perth, Australia
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

We have visited this restaurant every time we visit Melbourne over many years. It's been an all time favourite. We particularly looked forward to the Duck a l'orange which was the best we had ever tasted. We were surprised to see a change of owners when we arrived. Also disappointed to see our favourite meal was now off the menu... More 

Thank Jacpat1
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

This was our first visit to this restaurant. The food was fantastic the service fast and efficient and the staff are friendly and helpful. Amazing value and I would highly recommend it to anyone visiting the area. We will certainly be back again

Thank Sandyhammer13
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

We use to visit this place all the time, but we won't be going again. The prices have increased a lot but the real issue is service. 25 mins just to make a couple of milkshakes. The waitress told us to come on Thursdays as its quieter then and the service is better. We went on Sunday and the place... More 

1 Thank schism4u2
Mooroolbark, Australia
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2016

We have been here a few times and always enjoyed ourselves, hence going back - the last time we went the premises had changed ownership and it appears they have little experience in food service. It was a cold winter morning and our food was served up on ice cold plates, meaning cold food by the time it got to... More 

Thank jinglesingles
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

It will take them ten to fifteen minutes to bring you a glass of coke. About the same for a coffee. A terrible, terrible coffee. Whilst you wait...and wait...and wait for food, you will be entertained but a floor show. Sure, it's just people complaining and walking out, but it's still entertaining. The best part about this place is the... More 

Thank henrysdreem
Melbourne, Australia
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46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2016

It was a pleasant surprise to return to this restaurant and find that new owners are in charge and it has improved out of sight. The service, or at least our very friendly, efficient young woman, has really improved. She was quick, well presented and keen to ensure that we had a pleasant visit. Coffee is still good. Lovely leaf... More 

Thank hbrisbane
Mount Dandenong, Australia
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

If you love pancakes, you'll love this restaurant. Thoroughly enjoyed my visit and had the yummiest pancakes.

Thank Ch'kara S
Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2016

we have been going to this restaurant for years even when it was the Drunken Duck Arrived last Saturday after waiting had to get the waiter to come and take order- menus were disgusting iside back page and cover dirty plastic binding coil broken cloth had marks on it, started to wonder about the kitchen. After waiting had to get... More 


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 327 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Sassafras, Victoria 3787, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Sassafras
  • Phone Number: 0397551466
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?