Top Choice Cafe in The Dandenongs

Piggery Cafe

Set over 23 acres on the 1920s Burnham Beeches estate is this venture by celebrity chef Shannon Bennett. What was a former piggery is now a trendy open-plan cafe-restaurant with chargrilled barbecue dishes, kitchen …
Pizza in The Dandenongs


Named after a former UK wrestler (the father of one of the owners), Dudley's does great wood-fired thin-crust pizzas served on its perfect people-watching terrace along Olinda’s main strip. Live music is a regular f…
Pub Food in The Dandenongs

Pig & Whistle Tavern

This English-style pub has a cosy dining room in which to enjoy the hearty meals, and has Old Speckled Hen and Fullers London Pride ales on tap, along with a great choice of local craft beers.
Modern Australian in The Dandenongs

Woods Sherbrooke

Hidden in the hills at Sherbrooke, this is a great casual cafe by day and a serious Mod Asian restaurant with Thai and Indian influences by night.
Cafe in The Dandenongs

Cafe de Beaumarchais

This dimly lit Parisian style cafe is a great spot for a breakfast pie, freshly baked croissant, baguette or homemade sweet treat.
Australian in The Dandenongs

Pie in the Sky

Try an Aussie poi, mate – go for the award-winning classic Aussie or beef burgundy.
Cafe in The Dandenongs

Ranges at Olinda

This popular spot on the main strip serves big breakfasts and lunch staples (fish and chips, steak sandwiches), while dinner might feature pasta dishes and crispy Atlantic salmon.
Pub Food in The Dandenongs

Mt Dandenong Hotel

Bistro pub food in a relaxed and convivial setting. There’s live music on weekends, trivia on Thursday and a $14 ‘Parma Night’ on Wednesday.