Dandenong Ranges Restaurants
Dandenong Ranges Restaurants. Review by popular location, cuisine, features, map & book direct with the venue of your choice.
Planning lunch or dinner out with friends? Dandenong Ranges has some of the best dining options including restaurants that offer everything from fine dining to cheap casual lunches with a glass of wine. Choose from some of the best venues in Dandenong Ranges via location, cuisine or features.
Paradise Valley Hotel
You will find Paradise Valley Hotel a short 20 minute drive to the end of Wellington Road. The picturesque Dandenong Ranges Victoria is home to the Paradise Valley Hotel. Enjoy the country hotel feel for coffee and cake, lunch or dinner. Or maybe just a quiet cold drink.
The Wild Oak Restaurant and Wine Bar is situated in picturesque Olinda, Victoria, on top of Mt Dandenong in the heart of the Dandenong Ranges, a 50 min scenic drive from the city. The owner, award winning chef Ben Higgs, leads a passionate and dedicated team to provide diners with a truly unique culinary experience. Specialising in modern Australian cuisine with strong classical French accents, Ben strives to use localised seasonal produce and sustainable food primarily from the rich soils of the neighbouring Yarra Valley and the Ranges. Expect foods that are flavour driven that excite the palate. Foods that are complemented by many hard to find wines and vintages from local boutique vineyards. Relax in the picturesque surroundings with good food and wine and be served by the casual, attentive and educated young team at Wild Oak.
A small intimate boutique venue located in Sherbrooke, Dandenong Ranges Victoria. Consisting of a formal restaurant, cafe, gallery and accommodation. Small affordable weddings our specialty. Minimum of 30 guests. Contemporary decor usually found in the best city restaurants.
Good food, cosy atmosphere friendly staff, make Ranges your first choice for family, or group or even couples dining in The Dandenongs, Victoria. Cafe ambient style dining by day and Relaxing Restaurant style dining at night with the Asian flair added with modern Australian dishes. Try our amazing home-made scones and sticky date or our famous Ranges mountain bread. We are famous for our open fires. Lovely outside deck at the rear where you can relax eat and drink and bring your dogs too as we are dog friendly! Fully licensed and BYO. Our food is all made with love and we do try to source our products locally. Try our famous Ranges Home Made Scones or Sticky Date or sample one our vast selection of cakes which are made locally by the same lady who has been working magic on her cakes for years! A must is one of the Vanilla Slices! Let us know if you have dietary restrictions - our friendly staff will help you find just the meal you want.
The Cuckoo Restaurant
The Cuckoo is within easy reach, nestled in the stunning Dandenong Ranges Victoria, an ideal venue for all celebrations and for tour groups. Open nearly every day of the year, the Cuckoo offers a delicious international smorgasbord prepared by first class chefs in a warm and welcoming family atmosphere. Decorated in the style of a Bavarian Chalet and with staff dressed in traditional costume. The Cuckoo has been attracting visitors from all over the world for over 55 years! Daily live entertainment: music and a floor show, cow bells ringing & yodeling equal to any in Bavaria.
Piggery Cafe Burnham Beeches
The Piggery Café, managed by English lass Emma Lloyd and Frenchman Max Peyrard (former Bistro Vue bar manager), has been designed in a warm and rustic manner with touches of modernity. In time, Australia’s longest chicken run will be built at Burnham Beeches plus a 16-cow automated dairy, along with the steakhouse, microbrewery and piece de resistance, the European-style food/hospitality/residential hub that aims to be Australia’s first six-star luxury retreat. Outside a slew of tables lay under heating strobes looking out to lawn bowls, croquet and bocce pitches. Look even further across the 23-hectare estate and into the distance and you’ll spot the 500-tree trufferie, extensive vegetable gardens (now providing organic produce for Vue de monde and assorted Vue Group restaurants) and an emu enclosure with the grand ambition of sourcing the eggs to use in the Piggery Café dishes.
Mist at Olinda
Set in the stunning National Rhododendron Gardens, Mist @ Olinda in Victoria is one of the state's most beautiful wedding and function settings and just 45 minutes from the City. The gardens are the ideal backdrop for an unforgettable ceremony, with any number of options; from the gorgeous lakeside gazebo to the superb views of Serenity Point; the most difficult decision is which special location you like best! With the added bonus that after the ceremony your guests can enjoy a walk in one of Australia’s best gardens to the superb function room at Mist.
Yarra Ranges Estate
Yarra Ranges Estate is a family owned boutique vineyard. Anton and Anna with their daughter Sarah invite you to come and visit our property to enjoy the relaxing atmosphere and breathtaking views. The vineyard was planted in 1996 with the help and enthusiasm of family and friends, Sauvignon Blanc was the first variety to be established, and soon after the harvest became an annual event. Slowly the vineyard grew with the further planing of Pinot Noir and Shiraz vines. In 2009 a new function room was built to accommodate cellar door, weekend lunches and functions. The function room has a unique rustic charm and is the new hub of the property.
Seasons at Cloudehill
Seasons Restaurant at Cloudehill in Victoria provides a unique dining experience using the best and freshest local produce complementing the view over Cloudehill. Overlooking picturesque Cloudehill Gardens, Seasons Restaurant is an inviting dining experience throughout the year. Enjoy a delicious meal in the warm and friendly restaurant, or sitting on our glorious terrace. The inclusion of a new kitchen garden at Cloudehill has been a great inspiration for us as we continue to create dishes reflective of fantastic seasonal and local produce. Seasons is a fully licensed venue and has a changing wine list throughout the year of local wines provided by Olinda Cellars.
Kellys Bar & Kitchen
Kellys Bar and Kitchen offers craft beer on tap with an amazing menu for lunch and dinner in Victoria's quaint town of Olinda. Just a misty mountain hop from the big smoke lies a wood cabin called Kelly's, open 7 days a week. We have a range of draught, craft beers, a teasing menu and 2 log fires plus live music. Join us!
Puffing Billy is a Victorian icon. Share the grandeur and charm of a three hour steam train journey through the scenic Victorian vista of the Dandenong Ranges together with family and friends! Select from a Three Course Menu or graze over our Natter Platter - a great meal to share.
Get some perspective and escape the noise and pressures of the concrete jungle. Less than one hour from the City, you can be SkyHigh – on the uppermost reach of the Dandenong Ranges in Victoria, amid cool fern glades and lush towering native forest, looking at the big picture, from the Mornington Peninsula across the majestic sweep of Port Phillip Bay, surrounded by Melbourne’s growing urban fringes, to the You Yangs on the southern horizon. After sunset the southern sky, brilliant in the clear mountain night, is imitated by a spectacular carpet of city lights.