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Barman lighting a cocktail on the bar
Couple with food and wine on tall stools by a fire place
Barman lighting a cocktail on the bar
Couple with food and wine on tall stools by a fire place

Overview

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.

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65 London Circuit, First Floor, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, AustraliaGet Directions

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor ratingBased on 105 reviews

“Great music and great vibe.”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 1d ago by Orla T

We really enjoyed our night out tonight. The jazz musicians were wonderful and created a great relaxing cool vibe. The staff were great and super helpful. Wine and food we totally loved. Will be back...

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“Never again!”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 2mos ago by Resort59339374170

Ambience was good and food tasted great but shocked that this restaurant passes you the POS machine to pay with a page giving you 3 options to tip - 1. 10% 2. 20% 3. 30%. Is that even legal? There...

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“Yummy, however I feel is overpriced. ”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 4mos ago by cameron h

Bar Rockford is located in the city. We were seated quickly at a windows counter. The food was delicious. The drinks tasty. However the atmosphere was very noisy and made it hard to have a...

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  • Between $20 and $30
  • Dinner
  • Fusion
  • Light Meals
  • Modern Australian
  • Share Plates
  • Fully licensed