First of all, Rockpool is a restaurant specialized in meats. But the finest meats. That’s why to eat at one of the best steakhouse in Melbourne is not near to be cheap. In fact, a nice dinner here, the price surrounds $170 AUD dollars at least with entree, main and dessert. But not counting the wines that certainly elevate the cost. Moreover, where restaurants as Rockpool that choose the best ingredients to their guest is almost inevitable to pay high price. However, dining here worth it.
Besides, although all of us who love good food and sometimes we don’t care about the cost of a nice lunch or dinner. But, my mission here, it’s to keep you aware to any factor that can ruin your night and from time to time expensive price does it.
Important to know that Rockpool have been awarded for The Age Good Food Guide Awards 2019 with One Chef Hat. That does even more attractive to eat here. Besides, the restaurant is run for the same chef of Spice Temple Neil Perry.
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Rockpool a nice experience
It’s not a secret that the finest steakhouse in Melbourne, it has a great variety of dishes that not only the steaks dry-aged are a good choice. Also, the seafood plays an important role with one the signature dish grill king prawns or a signature pasta such as mac and cheese are always a good tasty.
Now, I’m going to explain my experience at Rockpool. In fact, I have eaten two times here. And both at dinner. However, my first dining was more complete than the second time. Let’s go to the point.
First dinner at Rockpool
I have to be honest my first time eating here was two years ago. Where I tried this Tiradito of king fish, Yellow Tuna and Salmon with cucumber, jalapenos and capers. And I remember very well because I loved it.
Main Dish Corned Wagyu Silverside with Roasted Vegetables & Mustard Sauce
Surely, I remember very well this one because, it was amazing. Indeed the wagyu mixed with the mustard sauce is just so good. Still in the menu but with different accompaniment.
Catherine’s Passion Fruit Pavlova
A fantastic dessert and my favorite. Due to, I love passion fruit and also meringue cake. In short, this dessert is perfect, besides so big.
Second time at Rockpool one year ago. Even if it was simpler dish such as beef with mash potatoes. Besides, a tomatoes salad with balsamic, mozzarella and basil. As as result, it was super tasty and for a cheaper price that is important too, around $85AUD.
Location Melbourne, Australia
Rockpool Bar and Grill Restaurant
Price: Average per person $$$90 AUD
Contact: +61 386481900
Address: Crown Complex, Melbourne