Bookings

Lunch walk-ins only!
Evening bookings

Please email bookings@rocca.bar or call Andrea 07768 893 377 to guarantee a spot!

Venue Hire

To hire part or the whole venue, contact us on email above

Our Story

A Modern Tradition

ROCCA is the organic evolution in the rich Oriani family narrative and continues our love affair with the historic Leadenhall market. Our name may have changed over the 43 years, but our values are always at the core of what we do: fresh quality produce & a warm welcome refuge from the bustling City.

Our Italian family heritage has always been and will always continue to be the best Italian food & drinks. My father, imported barrels of natural wine & grapes direct from non commercial vineyards in Italy, to bottle and produce his own wine in the family tradition.

“Marina Grill” our first location in the iconic Leadenhall Market opened in 1978. We moved to our current location on 23rd November 1988 under the name “Marina”. We then changed our name to “The M Bar” back in 2000 which is probably the name you know us by.

In may 2019, I opened the pop – up Bar “Rocca”. Now in 2021 , we have evolved into “ROCCA”

The name “ROCCA” is dervived from the hamlet or “Paese” of Rocca in the Province of Parma, Italy where my father and previous generations were born. Our graphic icon represents the “Rock” overlooking the hamlet and it is what the hamlet derives its name from.

We look forward to another 43 years of service in the City.

Leadenhall Market

This year marks its 700th anniversary #Leadenhall700

Leadenhall Market dates back to the 14th century and is situated in what was the centre of Roman London. Originally a meat, poultry and game market, it is now home to a number of boutique retailers, restaurants, cafes, wine bars and an award-winning pub.

Starting as the site of a manor, Leadenhall Market has survived changes in use, rebuilding, and even the Great Fire to become a popular destination for city residents, visitors and workers. Situated in the centre of the City of London’s financial district, the current Grade II listed Market building, designed by Horace Jones, dates back to 1881. Its airy and light wrought iron and glass structure replaced the stone market previously created by Lord Mayor of London, Dick Whittington in the 15th Century

For more info on the heritage and what’s on in 2021 @ Leadenhall Market, check out leadenhallmarket.co.uk

Opening Times

AUGUST
Mon Closed
Tues 9.30am to 11pm
Weds/Thurs 8.30am to 11pm
Friday 10.30am to 9pm
SEPTEMBER
Monday 10.30am to 8pm
Tuesday to Thursday 8.30am to 11pm
Friday 10.30am to 9pm

Contact us

For bookings: bookings@rocca.bar
Or call us: +44 7768893377
For general enquiries: andrea@rocca.bar

Find us

48-51 Leadenhall Market,
London
EC3V 1LT
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We hope everyone has enjoyed their first weekend of December🎄

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It really is a beautiful place to visit this time of year

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Cheers- Happy Tuesday 🥂

If you haven’t already seen, we have 4 new drinks on the menu at ROCCA

Campari Spritz
Negroni
Rocca Mule
Whisky Spritz

Come and visit us this week to try them 🍷❤️

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Happy 1st November ❄️
A lovely crisp morning here at ROCCA☕️

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