Elevate Your Summer Dining Experience with Il Vigneto’s Extended Hours & Delectable New Menu
This Summer, Il Vigneto at Rochford Wines, our incredible Pizzeria nestled in the heart of the Yarra Valley, is set to make your weekends unforgettable. Get ready to indulge in authentic Italian wood fired pizzas, pastas and our highly-rated wines, in a relaxed dining atmosphere like no other.
Fridays at IV: Where Weekends Begin Early
Commencing November 24th, we’re delighted to announce that we will be open for lunch on Fridays, in addition to our regular weekend service. To add a warm and welcoming touch to your festive Friday experience, we are offering a complimentary glass of Prosecco upon arrival for all Friday lunch bookings until the end of the year.
Join us for a relaxed Friday business lunch, catch up with friends, or simply unwind with a ‘knock-off drink’ in a serene Friday afternoon atmosphere. If you’re planning a social outing, family get-together or if you’re a part of a large group, our lunch packages are perfect to indulge in while overlooking the picturesque lake and Rochford Wines lawn.
Friday Lunch Opening Hours: 11:30 AM – 4 PM
Takeaway/ Pick Up available for Lunch and Dinner 11:30AM – 7PM
Il Vigneto Cellar Door- 11:30 AM- 5 PM
If you’re a fan of wine and gin tastings, you’ll be delighted to hear our Cellar Door will also be open on Fridays, in addition to Saturdays and Sundays. Be sure to pre-plan your designated driver or uber, as our expert staff educate you on our highly rated Wines and speciality Gins here at Rochford, and guide you through your tasting experience. IV Cellar Door is the perfect destination for winery tours, corporate functions, festive gatherings, birthday celebrations, hens parties, and more.
Friday Lunch and Dinner Takeaway
Lunch & Dinner Takeaway Menu makes a return! Picture this—it’s Friday night, and you’ve had a long week. Imagine the convenience of picking up a delicious dinner on your way home from work. Take home a delightful pizza or pasta, a bottle of wine and savor the joy of a relaxing Friday night.
Our takeaway service is also perfect for those busy professionals wanting to order workplace lunches, or summertime Friday night social gatherings at home with friends and family. You can even pick up your order and take it to any of the beautiful Yarra Valley surrounds for an afternoon picnic with your loved ones.
Plus, we have special value package deals for larger groups—ideal for family feasts or corporate events.
Saturday Nights: Embrace Summer Evenings
Make the most of the extended daylight hours with our Saturday Night Dining experience while soaking in the best of the Yarra Valley. Whether you want to soak up the indoor atmosphere in our large restaurant, or prefer the peaceful outdoors environment to relish dinner on the lakeside decking, there’s dining options to suit everyone’s needs.
Our restaurant will remain open late, and cellar door until 5pm. We do encourage you to book online in advance to secure your preferred spot.
Saturday Opening Hours: 11:30 AM – Late
(Last bookings 8:15 pm)
New Summer Menu: Authentic Italian Flavours Await
Prepare your taste buds for a tantalising adventure as we unveil our new summer menu. Crafted with the freshest local ingredients and our chef’s beautifully curated spin on traditional Italian recipes, you’ll discover that each dish is a delicious Mediterranean celebration.
Expect classic woodfired pizzas, homemade pastas, and irresistible desserts, alongside an array of antipasti creations.
New Summer Dining Menu:
Beginning on Friday 24th November
Menu Highlights: Our woodfired pizzas including Buffalina, Truffle, Ortolana & Gamberi, are set to tantalize your palate. Pasta lovers, you won’t be disappointed with dishes such as Roasted Aromatic Duck Ravioli, 16-hour slow-cooked Lamb Ragu and Pumpkin Gnocchi. And of course, ensure to save room for Dolci, featuring indulgent treats like Dark Chocolate Pannacotta and Tiramisu.
Special Dietary Considerations: Our menu caters to diverse dietary preferences, offering gluten-free, vegetarian, vegan, nut-free, egg-free, dairy-free, and onion/garlic-free options. We’ve also prepared a special kids’ menu for our younger guests.
Indulge in the TASTE OF IL VIGNETO
Taste of Il Vigento: In addition to our a la carte menu, we offer the ‘Taste of Il Vigneto’ dining experience, for groups ranging from 2 to 10 people. This package includes an indulgent antipasto option to share, your choice of pizza or pasta per person, and a delightful dessert to finish- all for just $59 per head! If you book ahead and pre-pay in advance, all guests will be gifted with complimentary wine tasting before or after your reservation for you all to enjoy!
We’re excited to share with you all our extended summer hours and a delightful dining experience. Il Vigneto provides the perfect backdrop for social gatherings, special occasions, hens’ days, family celebrations and festive feasts. Join us and create memories while relishing the taste of summer in the Yarra Valley. We look forward to welcoming you to il Vigneto at Rochford Wines soon.
To receive your complimentary glass of Prosecco on Fridays until year-end,
we encourage you to book online.
IV SUMMER Opening Hours:
Fridays: 11:30 AM – 7 PM
Saturdays: 11:30 AM until late
Sundays: 11:30 AM – 5 PM
Cellar Door Hours:
Friday: 11:30 AM – 5 PM
Saturday: 11:00 AM – 5 PM
Sunday: 11:00 AM – 4 PM