Dandelion Lounge + Eatery

All-Day Dining in the Heart of Dandenong


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The Freshest Family Restaurant in Dandenong

A slice of the Mediterranean in Dandenong

Located on the Lobby Level of Holiday Inn Dandenong and Inspired by the rustic beauty of the Amalfi Coast, Valencia, Marseille and beyond, Dandelion Lounge & Eatery serves up exquisite dishes that encapsulate the flavours and aromas of the region throughout the day. Enjoy passionately crafted cuisine that uses fresh, seasonal and locally-sourced ingredients guaranteed to transport you across the Mediterranean with every bite. From breakfast and brunch to dinner and lunch, step inside one of the freshest ‘Itali-fusion’ restaurants in Dandenong – the perfect place for dinner and drinks, business meets, working lunches and special celebrations.

Delicious Options, All Day Long

Rise with the sun and dig into Mediterranean-inspired morsels, rich-roast coffee and light bites. Share a platter (and a bottle of vino) at Lunch, and indulge your senses over a late-night dinner. Discover food so good you’ll leave feeling ‘Sono pieno come un uovo’ – which literally translates to ‘as full as an egg!’

Time for Wine

Uncork a bottle of Prosecco, sip on a glass or two of Pinot Grigio, or sample the finest Victorian wine. With an impressive range of wines and sparkling, beers, spritzers and non-alcoholic beverages, Dandelion Bar is the perfect place to relax with a glass of your favourite vintage -best enjoyed with friends or family. 

Fresh Locally Sourced Produce

Dandelion Lounge & Eatery showcases the finest seasonal produce and Victorian wines from local farmers and producers with an emphasis on sustainability and quality – championing hero ingredients that compliment authentic Mediterranean cuisine.

Breakfast, Brunch, & Coffee-To-Go

Dandelion Café

Discover the best breakfast menu in Dandenong at Dandelion Lounge & Eatery Cafe. Fuel up for the day with hunger-busting bites, warm and fresh bakes, and light and healthy options, guaranteed to set you up for the day. Heading out or in a hurry? Grab a croissant and a coffee to go. Prefer to take your time? Relax and enjoy your caffeine hit with the morning newspaper and something tasty in our stylish and vibrant cafe – the perfect way to enjoy a lazy morning before heading out for the day.

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Explore Our Special Offers

From weekly specials to exciting seasonal events, discover our range of great value offers at Dandelion Lounge & Eatery. 

Accommodation at Holiday Inn Dandenong

Eat, Sleep and Explore in Style

Check into Holiday Inn Dandenong and rediscover the joy of travel. Located amongst the best that Dandenong has to offer, this full-service hotel is your ideal destination. With 124 beautifully renovated and upgraded rooms to choose from, and easy access to Melbourne International Airport and the CBD via Eastlink Freeway, Holiday Inn’s warm and welcoming service and modern facilities will make your stay one to remember.

Booking & Functions

A Fresh New Place to Socialise

More than simply a place to eat and drink, Dandelion’s unique and flexible spaces and vibrant atmosphere make it an ideal destination to celebrate the moments that matter most. Whether you’re celebrating special milestones with family and friends or working away from the office to connect with colleagues, you’ll find the right space for you at Dandelion.