Bar Rochford

Bar Rochford

Please note, while restrictions put in place to respond to COVID-19 are easing, there may be some changes to business-as-usual to keep workers and visitors safe. Please contact the business for the most up to date information, including opening times and social distancing measures.

Bar Rochford, winner of Gourmet Traveller’s 2018 Bar of the Year, is hidden upstairs in one of the capital’s oldest buildings – the Melbourne Building. They're all about fine food, exciting wine producers and good jams. They pull records, sharp spirits and love good service.

With a menu that's constantly changing you'll never tire of the offerings here.

Bar Rochford takes dinner reservations for tables of four or more. Please email or call them with your request.

  • Barman lighting a cocktail on the bar
    Bar Rochford has been awarded the ACT's Best Cocktail Bar in 2017!
  • Couple with food and wine on tall stools by a fire place
    Bar Rochford

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Tuesday to Thursday: 5 pm–late, Friday: 3 pm - 2 am; Saturday: 5 pm–2 am

TYPE OF SERVICE

  • Dinner

LIQUOR LICENSING

Fully licensed

ACCESSIBILITY

Disabled access available, contact operator for details

Location

Bar Rochford

65 London Circuit, First Floor, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Reviews

TripAdvisor traveller rating

BASED ON 90 REVIEWS

Ranked #103 of 1,516 Places to Eat in Canberra on TripAdvisor

Awards

  • Travelers Choice 2021

“Great wine bar”

Reviewed on 21/06/2021

Bar Rochford upholds it's reputation as Canberra's coolest wine bar. With a long list of interesting wines from around the world and a good menu of interesting dishes which were simple but...

Review by

stantonandrew

“Real gem!!!”

Reviewed on 21/06/2021

I attended Bar Rockford with my daughter for a few drinks and this was a place we visited before...the place has a lively atmosphere and a decore after early 20th Century Paris...bar seating is...

Review by

Greg2712

“Mixed”

Reviewed on 05/06/2021

There are some good things about Bar Rochford (BR).
Firstly, the ambiance and wine selection is great. I went with 5 girlfriends. We arrived early for our 6.15pm reservation and were able to enjoy a...

Review by

gillianc611

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