Our philosophy

A message from R&D

LIKE JOHN MCCLANE, ROCKS AND DRAMS IS ANYTHING BUT EASY TO KILL. WHETHER IT WAS PUSHBACKS FROM THE COUNTY/CITY OF VENTURA, DELAYS IN CONSTRUCTION, OR THE COVID -19 PANDEMIC, OUR TEAM CONTINUED TO PERSEVERE AND PROVIDE THE BEST SERVICE WE COULD FOR OUR CUSTOMERS. NOW AFTER 2.5 YEARS, OUR DREAM OF SERVING QUALITY COCKTAILS OUR WAY IS FINALLY COMING TRUE. TO THOSE WHO HAVE STOOD BY US SINCE THE BEGINNING, THANK YOU; AND TO THOSE WHO ARE VISITING FOR THE FIRST TIME, WELCOME.
HAPPY HOLIDAYS, ENJOY THE MENU, AND TO QUOTE JOHN MCCLANE HIMSELF:
“COME OUT TO THE COAST, WE’LL GET TOGETHER, HAVE A FEW LAUGHS.”

Our philosophy

A message from R&D

LIKE JOHN MCCLANE, ROCKS AND DRAMS IS ANYTHING BUT EASY TO KILL. WHETHER IT WAS PUSHBACKS FROM THE COUNTY/CITY OF VENTURA, DELAYS IN CONSTRUCTION OR THE COVID -19 PANDEMIC, OUR TEAM CONTINUED TO PERSEVERE AND PROVIDE THE BEST SERVICE WE COULD FOR OUR CUSTOMERS. NOW AFTER 2.5 YEARS, OUR DREAM OF SERVING QUALITY COCKTAILS OUR WAY IS FINALLY COMING TRUE. TO THOSE WHO HAVE STOOD BY US SINCE THE BEGINNING, THANK YOU; AND TO THOSE WHO ARE VISITING FOR THE FIRST TIME, WELCOME.
HAPPY HOLIDAYS, ENJOY THE MENU, AND TO QUOTE JOHN MCCLANE HIMSELF:
“COME OUT TO THE COAST, WE’LL GET TOGETHER, HAVE A FEW LAUGHS.”

Rocks & Drams is a super chill lounge that has a comfortable atmosphere, serving up unique drinks and food that is complex in flavor with elegant presentation. They have a live DJ booth spinning vinyl, adding to the chill vibes. The owner really pays attention to details and the seasonal adjustments to the menu make it worth frequent visits! This is an ideal lounge for more enjoyable relaxing with friends as the seating is super comfy. This place gets busy so be sure to get there earlier than planned to secure your seats!

Shauna S

Yelp

Very discreet exterior, almost had trouble finding this place from a friends recommendation. Cocktail menu was overwhelming at first but the bartenders are beyond knowledgeable and helpful. Love the aesthetics of this lounge and would definitely come here for a birthday or other special occasion. We both loved our drinks and I would definitely recommend checking them out when in the area and wanted to feel a little *fancy*

Madison C.

Yelp

Loved it! It's the perfect place to take your friends and enjoy some well made drinks from a great bartender the owner is so welcoming! Ventura was definitely in need of this vibe Will easily become my favorite place to spend some weekend fun

Crystal M.

Yelp

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ceviche corazon
$16

wild caught mexico shrimp, lime, cilantro, red onion, chef's spiced crema

Sashimi Latino
$20

wild yellow tail, radish, pomegranate seeds, pepita seeds, roasted habanero, avocado puree

CAULIFLOWER BITES
$8

Latin america inspired kung pao sauce, battered cauliflower, chili flakes

CUBANO SANDWICH
$15

Pepper jack cheese, house made pickles, braised pork, mustard mayo, bolillo bread

CHURRO CHEESECAKE
$8

Churro crust,traditional New York style cheesecake filling, topped with cajete and graham cracker dust

CATCHING DREAMS
$13.95

Bourbon, Chinola Passion fruit, Lemon fever tree soda water

AMF
$14.95

Tequila, Vodka, Rum, Gin, Blue Curacao, Lemon Almond Cordial, Floated Champagne

ATTAGIRL 2.0
$14.95

Mezcal and Tequila, St. Germain, Clarified Watermelon, Lime

COSMO
$15.95

Vodka, 2 hour cranberry apple sweet liquid, grand marnier, pink lemon from limoneira

PAPER CRANE
$14.95

Toki Japanese whiskey, Aperol, Amaro Angeleno, Mandarins squeezed, Banana, Lemon

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    Rocks and Drams Bar
    S 14 South California Street, Ventura, CA, 93001, United States,
    805-667-8585