Ripe Cafe Sassafras

Restaurant and Cafe

Ripe Cafe Sassafras is a well known and loved eatery in the heart of the Dandenong’s. A cafe by day, restaurant by night, owned and run by hills locals.

Located in the quaint Sassafras Village, about a 45-minute drive east of Melbourne. The chefs use local, fresh and ethically sourced produce offering an all-day breakfast and lunch menu that includes a veggie love section, with plenty of vegan and gluten-free meals and house-made cakes. As for the coffee, Ripe is pretty passionate about quality, serving a double ristretto for a standard cup. Ripe Cafe Sassafras roaster is Melba Organic, nine-time winners of the golden bean coffee roasting competition. For afternoon tea, enjoy delicious house-made pastries, cakes, biscuits and scones.


Alfresco/Outdoor Dining Free Wifi Non Smoking Pet Friendly Shop / Gift Shop Suitable for Functions Takeaway Available

Meal Types

Breakfast Lunch

Cuisine Types

Modern Australian


Fully licensed, No BYO

Disabled Assistance

Caters for people with allergies and intolerances.

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