What is Bedford Soda & Liquor

Bedford is an intimate, New York-style neighborhood bar located in the Ponsonby Central  precinct specializing in sumptuous cocktails and tasty meatballs.

We are quietly confident that we make some of the nicest drinks that you will taste anywhere in the world.

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Where are we

We are located in Ponsonby Central on the corner of Richmond Rd and Richmond Lane.


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Who are we

The General Manager of Bedford Soda and liquor is Jason Clark, a nationally acclaimed mixologist.

The Head Chef is Shane Hancock who has been chefing for over 14 years, he’s cooked for some of the fanciest people in the world including members of the Bush and Rockefeller families and now he’s at Bedford ready to cook you delicious, succulent balls.

The owners of Bedford are Sam Ansley, Matt Nicholls and Jeremy Wells who have been mates for years and decided they wanted to open a bar together in 2013.

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