Fortnums Restaurant

Fortnums is set in the heart of the beautiful Dandenong Ranges, in the quaint village of Sassafras.

The restaurant has the bright airy look and the feel of a English Conservatory and offers lunch, afternoons tea and High teas, 7 days a week. With a private garden room for smaller functions.

A short drive from iconic attractions such as Puffing Billy and the Rhododendron Gardens. Enjoy a wander through the many specialty shops that the town has to offer and finish in Fortnums for a lunch overlooking the spectacular nearby ranges and set amongst gardens. 

The restaurant has the bright airy look and feel of an English conservatory with a charming atmosphere created by warm friendly staff ,relaxing music, and birds feeding outside the picturesque windows.

The menu draws its inspiration from a variety of good honest comfort food and modern Australian cuisine. Fortnums has been serving lunches for over 25 years and are famous for their traditional scones. Served with a variety of jams and conserves, all made on the premises and available to purchase.

With a selection of local wines from the Yarra Valley and other Australian regions, and also stocking a wide variety of local and imported beers and spirits to accompany your lunch.

Indulge in a High Tea experience with Fortnums 7 days a week, where you will be treated to a sumptuous selection of hot and cold savories and ribbon sandwiches, followed by delicious scones and petite cakes, all prepared in house and served on tier stands with pattern bone china. 

Fortnums also offers a private garden room that accommodates smaller groups up to 30 people. Enjoy an intimate setting that overlooks beautiful gardens and city views, perfect for birthdays, family gatherings and Hen's celebrations.

The venue offers lunch 7 days a week 11.00 am - 4.00 pm and in the evenings hosts weddings and functions. 

Bookings are advised.