Quiet and refined, RJM's Wine Bar is the perfect destination for small functions, celebrations or simply catching up with close friends.

Wine Tasting: Best's Wines

Come along and sample Bests’ quality wines. Weather permitting this event will be held in our beautiful alfresco courtyard. A representative from Bests Wines will be available to answer any questions and discuss the wines with you during the afternoon.

Mothers Day

Book in to RJM’s this Mother’s Day to treat a special figure in your life. This year we are taking inspiration from the acclaimed Downton Abbey series set in the 1920’s, hosting a luncheon of style and elegance, with an Australian twist.

Wine Tasting

Spend an afternoon sampling local wines at RJM’s Wine Bar. You’ll be able to sample 5 local wines, with an optional cheese platter to share from local cheesemaker Goldfields Cheese, and pastes & black garlic from Springmount Fine Foods.

Sip & Savour

Indulge in delicious food and wine pairings at Sip and Savour, the perfect way to spend your Sunday afternoon in Ballarat at RJM’s! Sit back and relax while sipping a selection of wines and savour several miniature food courses.


RJM’s is the perfect venue for intimate weddings. Hire of venue is very reasonable and gives you private use of the full venue. The gorgeous and secluded alfresco is perfect from Spring to Autumn. For colder days the Blue Room has a cosy log fire and a touch of Art deco class.

Upcoming Live Music

Live Music: The Genie Trio

Sunday 28th of April 1.30-3.30 pm

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Fusing a mix of classic jazz and bossa nova with contemporary and modern pop music, The Genie Trio is a new group bringing music to those who love the mellow tones of jazz and soul.

Live Music: Blues Fusion

Sunday 5th of May 1:30‑3:30pm

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The 5 piece band Blues Fusion present a wide range of soulful blues, R&B, reggae and rock - both classics and originals.

Live Music: The Valentines

Sunday 2nd of June 1:30‑3:30pm

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Chrissy Schuler and Sarah Barlow have decades of experience amongst them, spanning classical, jazz, rock, soul and blues on piano, voice and horns. Inspired by the likes of Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan and Nina Simone, this duo is perfect for a lazy Sunday afternoon of fine wine.

Welcome to RJM's Wine Bar

RJM's Wine Bar is a local Ballarat wine bar with an atmosphere of relaxed and refined elegance. It's a place for events, functions and conversation with friends. We host regular wine tastings, Sip & Savour food & wine tastings, and live music shows and we always have an exceptional local and regional wine selection to experience. Visit our Events page for more information.

Our focus is on local wines of excellent quality. We showcase only the best local wines which you can enjoy by the glass or by the bottle.


RJM's Wine Bar is an exceptional functions and events space that can be reserved for any special function or occasion seven days a week. Popular functions at RJM's include birthdays, engagement parties, baby showers, small weddings and wedding related events. Contact our functions team for enquiries or bookings at finewine@rjmswinebar.com.au.

Indoor and Outdoor Areas

On the weekends we welcome you to unwind by the log fire in our Blue Room, or delight in some outdoor dining within our stunning alfresco area under hanging vines. At night this area comes alive with subtle lighting and candles creating a magical ambience. This outdoor space is always comfortable with a cosy log fire and additional heating to keep you warm on cooler days and evenings.

Live Music

Join friends for a fun afternoon with live music on Sundays through Summer & Autumn, while enjoying a leisurely Sunday lunch. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram to stay up to date on upcoming performances.

Sip & Savour: Food and Wine Tasting Experience

Indulge in delectable food and wine pairings at our Sip & Savour food and wine tasting events, held every Sunday afternoon at RJM's.

Beyond our extensive range of wine, we have selected craft beers, ciders, spirits and cocktails. Additionally, we offer quality coffee and tea. You can view our beverage menu here. Our signature cheese platters are complemented by quality light meals, sweet desserts and food to share on our ever changing seasonal menu.

Parking outside RJM's is both extensive and free.

Customer Reviews

Monica Allen

A truly lovely wine bar with fine food from cheese platters to sweets. Different live entertainment is featured, the artists are viewed on their website, and the lovely area out the back is used for parties and entertainment, and it is a beautiful spot for booking occasions. The owners truly care about you as a customer, and they are very kind and friendly.

Teira Stuart

Friendly staff, great atmosphere and food, beautiful beer garden, this lovely family run venue supports live original music, come sample it's relaxed ambiance, this is a great venue.

Helen Stephens

We recently held our Staff Christmas Party at RJM's and it was a fantastic evening! Great food, great atmosphere and the team from RJM's were an absolute pleasure to work with.

Matthew Ryan
Great atmosphere, brilliant staff, wonderful place to visit. Highly recommend
Bri-Amber McErvale

Roger, Joan and Mel are an absolute delight! I love visiting their beautiful wine bar and recommend their venue for all events and ocassions 😀😀😀😀


Events At RJM's Wine bar Ballarat

We always have great events coming up. Find out more on our events page.

Lyndon Kriss

Enjoy a quietly pleasurable and enjoyable experience at RJM's Wine Bar