Natasha Rudra

Natasha Rudra

Life and entertainment editor at The Canberra Times

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Natasha Rudra is the life and entertainment editor at The Canberra Times

BentSpoke's 20-chilli beer comes to Canberra's Multicultural Festival 2016

People rest in the shade at the Multicultural Festival

Here's a look back at the National Multicultural Festival through food pictures from the archives, and a peek at a chill beer.

Eat Street | Natasha Rudra | Tue Feb 09 23:45:00 EST 2016

Celebrity chef Matt Moran comes to Canberra for Good Food Month 2016

Celebrity chef Matt Moran leads the charge of big name restaurateurs heading to the capital for the Canberra Times Good Food Month in March.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Tue Feb 09 23:30:00 EST 2016

Just Open: Chaki Chaki, Braddon

Food and Wine
New restaurant Chaki Chaki is opening in Braddon. Owner and chef Yujiro Takeda
The Canberra Times
Date: 03 February 2016
Photo Jay Cronan

We check out the brand new Japanese restaurant overlooking Lonsdale Street.

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Wed Feb 03 18:17:07 EST 2016

Where to celebrate Chinese New Year in Canberra 2016

XO Restaurant and Lanterne Rooms are hosting festive Chinese New Year feasts.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Wed Feb 03 15:43:05 EST 2016

Lark Hill Winery's garden grandfather Raymond Hammond dies aged 100

Raymond Hammond, aged 96.

The first thing that you learnt about Lark Hill Winery in Bungendore was that it's run on biodynamic principles.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Wed Feb 03 00:15:00 EST 2016

Inside the new Chairman and Yip in Barton

Dumplings at the new Chairman and Yip restaurant in Canberra.

Chairman and Yip reopens this week in the old Malamay site at the Burbury Hotel after more than 20 years in Civic.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Wed Feb 03 00:15:00 EST 2016

Indian Affair, Phillip

Vege Korma.

A popular Indian restaurant in the industrial suburbs.

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Tue Feb 02 17:33:53 EST 2016

Cisco's Mexican

Barbecue spareribs at Cisco's.

A casual, cheerful Mexican joint where you can't go past the barbecue ribs.

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Wed Jan 27 11:40:42 EST 2016

Restaurant Review: Cisco's Mexican, Kingston

A casual, cheerful Mexican joint where you can't go past the bbq ribs.

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Mon Jan 25 13:24:23 EST 2016

Just Open: Beef & Barley burgers, Kingston Foreshore

A burger at Beef and Barley

New burger bar Beef and Barley is bringing gourmet burgers matched with craft beers and tinnies to the Kingston Foreshore.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Thu Jan 21 15:06:39 EST 2016

Picnic - the new pop-up terrace bar at the National Library of Australia in Canberra

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There's a new spot for post-work drinks overlooking the lake at the National Library

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Thu Jan 21 12:49:09 EST 2016

Restaurant review: Soi Noodle Bar, Civic

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Restaurant review at Soi Noodle Bar on Bunda St in the City.

Seafood Pad Kee Mao

15 Jan 2015
Photo: Rohan Thomson
The Canberra Times

This new noodle bar in Civic is full of surprises.

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Tue Jan 19 23:45:00 EST 2016

Just Open: Molto Italian, Kingston Foreshore

Carlo Tosolini's new restaurant Molto at Kingston Foreshore.

Carlo Tosolini is back. He's at the head of the new Molto Italian restaurant on the Kingston Foreshore.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Tue Jan 19 20:37:18 EST 2016

Soi Noodle Bar

Seafood Pad Kee Mao at Soi Noodle Bar.

A cheerful joint with cooking that hits some big notes.

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Tue Jan 19 13:14:52 EST 2016

Delicious AfterDark 2016 - dinner and tours at the Australian National Botanic Gardens

Strawberry and chocolate tarts

The Australian National Botanic Gardens host adult only dinner and tours during summer

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Sat Jan 16 16:10:13 EST 2016

First look at Cinnabar restaurant at Kingston Foreshore

Cinnabar Restaurant in Kingston.

We take a look at the new modern Asian restaurant on the foreshore.

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Fri Jan 15 18:11:38 EST 2016

Helix Bar and Dining

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A decent option for a preflight meal or drinks at Canberra Airport.

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Tue Jan 12 14:06:00 EST 2016

Just Open: Clementine Restaurant in Yass

An intriguing new eatery has opened in Yass.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Mon Jan 11 15:14:34 EST 2016

Christmas 2015: Where to eat in Canberra over the holiday break

Don't despair, here's where to get a coffee over Christmas.

What's open over the Christmas and New Year break? Here's a roundup of cafes, restaurants and pubs that are open.

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Mon Dec 21 16:40:19 EST 2015

Canberra Distillery: How Tim Reardon's gin inspired the creation of a distillery

Gin and vodka.

After 46 failed experiments, Canberra economist Tim Reardon created a fine gin. He was so inspired by the achievement, he has decided to establish a distillery in the capital.

Drink | Natasha Rudra | Tue Dec 15 23:45:00 EST 2015