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“Perfect in every way”

Rochford Wines Restaurant
Ranked #14 of 24 Restaurants in Coldstream
Cuisines: French, Australian
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Description: Rochford Wines is less than an hour’s drive from Melbourne – and a great place in the Yarra Valley to spend an afternoon with magnificent food and company – with views overlooking the vineyards and a cellar door team ready to run you through Rochford’s award-winning wine list - you’ll be left wondering why you hadn’t come sooner! The Rochford Wines award-winning restaurant can seat up to 240 for major corporate events while offering the intimacy of a quiet lunch for two. Rochford Wines is a showpiece in the region with its outstanding function facilities; it is perfect for corporate events, conferences and weddings. Stroll through Rochford Wines gift shop where you’re sure to find the ideal gift! Spend your summer evenings down at Rochford's new venue - The Deck. Offering a relaxed, southern style menu and live music, kick back and unwind - wine in hand. Often identified with the iconic “A Day On the Green” music festivals, Rochford Wines in the heart of the Yarra Valley. No wonder Rochford Wines has been acknowledged as an outstanding tourism destination as well as magnificent winery. ROCHFORD WINES – MORE THAN JUST A WINERY!
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Two friends catching up for a quick pre Christmas lunch
The food was excellent service very good and the views and surroundings eye catching and enjoyable
Thank you very much Rochford

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Rochford W, Public Relations Manager at Rochford Wines Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2016

We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your pre Christmas lunch at Rochford Restaurant! We hope to see you back again in the New Year, maybe you could come check out the newest attraction - The Deck at Rochford Wines - for an outdoor dining experience over the Rochford Lake

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Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

We met for a friends birthday. The staff were helpful and very knowledgable about the food and wine as well as the Estates history. It was nice to see all the staff interacting friendly with each other and customers. The views are incredible and we were lucky enough to get tickets later for "The Grape Grazing" festival. It was unique, relaxed and everyone was just happy. Very nice crowd was there. Also a mix of backpackers and travellers from all over the world. My experience at Rochford Winery both times were unforgettable.

Thank JazzyYaz
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Rochford W, Public Relations Manager at Rochford Wines Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write this review - we really appreciate the feedback!
We are so happy to hear you had a wonderful time at Rochford Wines, we always aim to make our guests feel at home and we want to make their experience the best it can be, so to hear about your unforgettable experience is extremely gratifying

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Reviewed 11 December 2016

We did wine testing and also purchased few bottles of wines from Rochford recently. good quality wines, but limited selection.

Thank AR1997
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Rochford W, Public Relations Manager at Rochford Wines Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review - we are happy to hear you enjoyed the wine tasting, as our selection of wines has been chosen by our team of wine experts. We hope you enjoy your purchased bottles of wine and hope to see you back again soon!

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Reviewed 10 December 2016

Ate here yesterday as part of a wine tour from Melbourne. We had to choose from 4 main courses on the way there on the bus. Obviously this was so they could cook the food then and have i ready when we arrived. We were served within 2 minutes of sitting down and all 3 dishes we had were disgracefull. Chicken was so over cooked and dry, fish was was very unfresh. Obviously to contend with feeding the masses of tour groups they pre prepare all these dishes and having them sit there to plate up. Lunch with a set dessert was finished in 20 Minutes.
This is the worst food i can remmeber having. and our tour guide was so embarrassed as other restaurants the tour normal using are brilliant in both quantity and quality i.e. Tokar,Zonzo and Soumah.
If they are prepared to serve this rubbish i would not bother to try a la carte.
Also most of staff seemed to be untrained and 2 admitted to only starting yesterday.
This is not what we expect in Melbourne.

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Thank emelian
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Rochford W, Public Relations Manager at Rochford Wines Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2016

Hi there,
We are very sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your dining experience at Rochfrod Wines. We are always take these reviews into serious consideration and will be bought up at our next team meeting - we are always looking at way to improve as we pride ourselves on providing the very best cuisine and service for an enjoyable dining experience. We hope that you will come back to visit again

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Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Work had organised a team building event which involved a morning of Segway games and competition, followed by lunch.
At first I was nervous of the Segway however after the two hours, I was hooked! This was followed by a delicious slow cooked lamb shank.
If you are looking for a venue for a work function, look no further. The staff were great, the Segway is a brilliant team building tool and the lunch was perfect.

Thank DiscoveringMelb
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Rochford W, Public Relations Manager at Rochford Wines Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2016

We are so happy to hear that you had a great day at Rochford Wine for your team building event! We are please that we provided you with everything for a fantastic day with your fellow employees. We hope you come back for another Segway ride and meal at our Restaurant!

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