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Churinga Secret Garden Cafe Restaurant - CLOSED

1381 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Mount Dandenong, Victoria 3767, Australia
+61 3 9751 1242
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
Mar 26, 2014
“best night”
Mar 22, 2014
“Fabulous views and good food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
1381 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Mount Dandenong, Victoria 3767, Australia
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Reviewed March 26, 2014

we had our wedding reception at churinga last year and they couldnt have done enough for us. The food was amazing and there was so much food that we had some left over. Everyone commented on it. The grounds are amazing and so beautiful at...More

Thank tanya s
Reviewed March 22, 2014

Lovely garden setting with good wholesome food and fabulous service.Very peaceful surroundings with an owner who really cared how we felt and if we enjoyed the meal.

Thank Illzite
Reviewed November 27, 2013

We found this cafe by sheer accident and found the staff and the food excellent. The surroundings were beautiful and the owner took the time to talk to everybody about the surroundings and the quite tame king parrots feeding all around the place. Service was...More

Thank Mickey2011
Reviewed October 13, 2013

Very friendly service, took the time to talk to us and knowing we were on holiday gave us recommendations on nearby places, sights to see/visit. Beautiful setting high up the mountain, you may just miss it when you go past, we had to turn back...More

1  Thank welsh_rarebit_24
Reviewed October 2, 2013

The restaurant is in a gorgeous setting, and the building is lovely. There are a couple of separate seating areas with leather couches (beside an open fire) for those only wanting coffee and cake. I was given a friendly greeting before being shown to my...More

Thank Happy-Wanderer1949
Reviewed April 13, 2013

We walked in with 6 children and 2 adults and waited an hour for our food, which consisted of pancakes, a few breakfast meals, smoked salmon and some potato wedges. While the quality of the food was good the service was disappointing. Upon walking in...More

Reviewed April 6, 2013

What a lovely location for a nice little restaurant. Has recently changed management and unfortunately the management are not smiling. Not sure why, because the food is good and the ambience is good (except for the flashing lights and the light up penguins in the...More

Thank Hannah S
Reviewed July 15, 2012

Stunning location surrounded by bush with friendly kookaburas and rosellas. Lovely food with gluten free options and great service too.

1  Thank Bin81
Reviewed June 2, 2012

This is a fabulous restaurant, if you are looking for good hardy food and lots of it with a laugh a minute this is most definitely the place for you. We had a love song sung to us for our 20th wedding anniversary, interrupted by...More

Thank Rod C
Reviewed February 19, 2012

Don't waste your time here. My whole experience was horrible. Whilst the only saving grace may be it's location, it's really not with worth your while.

1  Thank allyphant
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1381 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Mount Dandenong, Victoria 3767, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Mount Dandenong
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9751 1242
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