Rockpool Bar & Grill Melbourne

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Description

Rockpool Bar & Grill Melbourne was inspired by the great steakhouses of North America. With an uncompromising focus on excellent produce – in particular the meat program – beef sourced from only Australia’s very best producers, an outstanding wine list and sharp and enthusiastic service, this is a dining venue that...

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Rockpool Bar & Grill Melbourne was inspired by the great steakhouses of North America. With an uncompromising focus on excellent produce – in particular the meat program – beef sourced from only Australia’s very best producers, an outstanding wine list and sharp and enthusiastic service, this is a dining venue that offers a refined yet relaxed experience. The menu is simple and uncomplicated, the room luxurious. Located in the sprawling riverside entertainment complex of Crown, the private dining room and terrace area offer superb views over the Yarra River and city skyline.

 

AWARDS

The Age Good Food Guide Awards 2018 - Two Hats

Australian Gourmet Traveller - Restaurant Guide Awards Top 100 2018 Ranked no. 22

Features & Facilities

Facilities

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City Views .glyphicons-building
Waterfront Views .glyphicons-buoy

Event Guidelines

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Catering Options

Bar Tab
Gluten Free
Vegetarian / Vegan
Halal
Liquor Licence
Restaurant On Site

Frequently Asked Questions

Rockpool Bar and Grill Melbourne is open 7 days a week.
Sunday - Friday: Lunch 12 - 3pm,
Dinner 6 - 11pm
Saturday: Dinner 6 - 11pm
Kindly note, our kitchen closes between lunch and dinner service.
We are a fully licensed restaurant and can serve alcohol throughout our service. Therefore, the time to which we serve alcohol is determined by when the restaurant closes which is usually between 11.30pm and 12.30am.
Rockpool Bar & Grill Melbourne was inspired by the great steakhouses of North America. With an uncompromising focus on excellent produce - beef sourced from only Australia's very best producers accompanied by an outstanding wine list. The menu is uncomplicated, simplicity of the highest quality.
Rockpool Bar and Grill Melbourne offers three dedicated semi-private rooms.

The Interior Highland Dining Room:
The Interior Highland Dining Room has a capacity to seat 16 guests.

The Private Terrace:
The Private Terrace has a capacity to seat 22 guests.

The Highland Dining Room:
The Highland Dining Room has a capacity to seat 40 guests.

Please speak with your Event Manager to discuss the most appropriate area for your event requirements or special occasion.
Yes, at Rockpool Bar and Grill Melbourne we require a set menu for all groups of 15 or more. We offer a selection of two and three course set menus, featuring signature dishes which truly represent our menu's focus on excellent produce. These menu selections have been designed to accommodate larger groups, while still guaranteeing that Rockpool quality. We do have the ability to be quite flexible with our set menus, so please do not hesitate to contact a member of our events team to discuss the possibility of altering or expanding your menu. Please note as we only work with the freshest and most seasonal of produce all menus are subject to frequent change, particularly the garnish and proteins.
A set menu is implemented to ensure the highest quality of food and service for larger parties.
We understand your guests may have dietary requirements and we endeavor to do our very best to accommodate these. We kindly ask, that all dietary requirements are communicated to us as soon as possible for our kitchen team to offer alternative options.
We are a fully licensed restaurant, therefore we do not allow BYO.
Yes, at Rockpool Bar and Grill Melbourne we exclusively offer beverages on consumption. We recommend pre-selecting a range of beverages from our extensive beverage list for your guests in advance. Our recommendation follows:
1 x Champagne/Sparkling
2 x White Wines
2 x Red Wines
3 x Beers
Yes, you may. Additonally, the Rockpool Dining Group Events Team can provide you with contacts to assist you with visually styling your event. Kindly note all decorations excluding floral arrangements are restricted to exclusive events only.

Please note we do not allow glitter, confetti or any decorations of offence.
Children are welcome at Rockpool Bar & Grill. Please note that we do not have any highchairs on site, but you are welcome to bring your own booster seat. We offer suitable dishes from our a la carte menu for children to dine from.
Yes, Rockpool Bar and Grill has both disabled access and facilities.
Yes, you are able to bring in your own cake. Please note, should you wish to provide your own cake, a cakeage fee will apply.
We do not enforce a strict dress code; however, as premium two-hatted restaurant we would suggest a smart/casual attire for all guests.
We are able to hold group bookings and private dining spaces for a maximum of 24 hours as it is a live booking system. For larger events please speak to one of our Event Managers - this is dependent on other incoming enquiries and the timeframe of the event.
Please note that due to the semiprivate nature of our rooms here at Rockpool Bar and Grill Melbourne we cannot facilitate audio. We encourage all guests with audio visual requirements to come for a site visit prior to confirming their reservation. Should this be appropriate we can provide a screen from our off site AV company, a quote can be provided upon request.
A room hire fee is subject to the venue and is event specific. A room hire fee and/or minimum spends will be provided upon quoting.
A minimum spend is the amount that must be met on food and beverage purchases. It includes staffing costs. If, at the conclusion of your Event the minimum spend has not been met, the final bill will be rounded up to reach this amount accordingly. The deficit is payable on the day of and immediately after the conclusion of the Event, by cash or credit card. Additional costs such as Service Charge, theming, security, AV etc is not included in the minimum spend.
A Service Charge is applicable on all groups of 10 guests or above.
Rockpool Bar and Grill does not have any dedicated guest parking. Guests joining us are welcome to utilise the multiplex Crown parking or you they can valet their car. Parking prices and locations can be found at the following link https://www.crownmelbourne.com.au/general/parking/information
Rockpool Bar and Grill is located on Southbank at The Crown Casino Complex. The closest train station is Flinders Street, approximately a 10min walk from the establishment. Alternatively you can reach us with the number 58 tram or bus numbers 216, 219, 220, 234, 236, 605 stopping at Casino East/Queensbridge. If you are arriving in an Uber or Taxi please ask to be dropped off at the Crown Towers end of the Crown Complex.
Yes, a 15% public holiday surcharge applies across all Rockpool Dining Group venues.
Yes, Rockpool Bar and Grill Melbourne accepts all credit cards: AMEX, Visa, Mastercard and Diners.
As per Qantas' Terms & Conditions, clients who are Qantas Frequent Flyer members are not eligible to earn, or redeem points for function, event, large groups and private dining room bookings.

Event Rooms

The Interior Highland Dining Room

Min 4 people, Max 16 people

The Private Terrace

Min 10 people, Max 22 people

The Highland Dining

Min 12 people, Max 36 people

The Terrace

Min 20 people, Max 40 people

Event Room Layouts

Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
Exhibition
The Interior Highland Dining Room
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16
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The Private Terrace
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22
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The Highland Dining
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36
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The Terrace
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40
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Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
Exhibition
The Interior Highland Dining Room
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16
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The Private Terrace
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22
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The Highland Dining
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36
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The Terrace
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40
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