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Canberra's best bakeries and cafes

Caramel mud cake with Nutella mousse and Ferrero at Patissez cafe in Manuka.

Canberra is full of bakeries with great bread and pastries. Here are some of the best on offer.

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Tue May 24 22:00:00 EST 2016

The bird is back: Why chicken is ruling the roost in Melbourne's top restaurants

Charcoal chicken at Henrietta's Chicken Shop & Bar in Melbourne.

Bird is the word as chefs rediscover heritage breeds. Fried, baked, or buttermilked, we just can't get enough.

Eat Out | Paul Chai | Tue May 24 09:30:00 EST 2016

Bibo Wine Bar

The chorizo is literally on fire at this Double Bay outpost of Portugal, in the best possible way.

Eat Out | Myffy Rigby | Tue May 24 00:15:00 EST 2016

Top chicks: Melbourne's best chicken dishes 2016

Charcoal chicken at Henrietta's Chicken Shop & Bar in Melbourne.

Do you feel like chicken tonight? Try Melbourne's best birds here.

Eat Out | Paul Chai | Tue May 24 00:15:00 EST 2016

Sydney's top 10 chicken dishes 2016

Fried chicken, pickled radish, soy and syrup at  Moon Park in Sydney.

Do you feel like chicken tonight? Try some of Sydney's best birds here.

Eat Out | Andrew Levins | Tue May 24 00:15:00 EST 2016

The bird is back: Why chickens are ruling the roost in Sydney's restaurants

Korean style: Moon Park's fried chicken, pickled radish, soy and syrup.

Chefs are rushing to whet Sydney's growing appetite for the once-humble bird.

Eat Out | Andrew Levins | Tue May 24 00:15:00 EST 2016

Review: Raw vegan food goes on show at Plant Gallery, Bondi


A spirited first-time restaurateur aims to challenge perceptions of vegan food.

Eat Out | Amy McNeilage | Sat May 21 00:00:00 EST 2016

Where to get your salty-sweet bacon dessert fix

Maple bacon bar doughnut from  Grumpy Donuts in Sydney.

No longer reserved for breakfast and savoury dishes, sweet, sweet bacon is becoming a regular star of the dessert world.

Eat Out | Mariam Digges | Fri May 20 11:02:34 EST 2016

Just Open: The Bearded Bean is Civic's new cafe

Food and Wine

Siphon or pour over? A bean bar where you can "build your own" coffee is coming to Civic at a new cafe, the Bearded Bean.

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Thu May 19 20:24:32 EST 2016

Melbourne's top 10 cafe cakes 2016

Matt Forbes' orange blossom and blueberry (left) and mandarin marmalade and chocolate custard doughnuts at Cobb Lane.

There's more to the Melbourne cafe scene than poached eggs and avocado.

Eat Out | Matt Holden and Nola James | Tue May 17 00:15:00 EST 2016

Review: Vertical Espresso, South Turramurra

First impressions are not the full story at this groovy former butcher's shop.

Eat Out | Lenny Ann Low | Sat May 14 00:00:00 EST 2016

Nom Japanese

Mixed sashimi: a highlight at Nom Japanese.

This tiny, warm Darlinghurst izakaya, hidden away on Riley Street, is full of good surprises.

Eat Out | Myffy Rigby | Tue May 10 00:15:00 EST 2016

Top chefs share their favourite restaurant meal of the past year

The degustation at Estelle by Scott Pickett impressed chef Benjamin Cooper.

It's natural for chefs and restaurateurs to dine out and see what the competition is up to.

Eat Out | | Wed May 04 11:21:04 EST 2016

North Bondi Fish

The not-so-bad view from the venue.

Check out this fancy seafood shack run by the ARIA team.

Eat Out | Myffy Rigby | Tue May 03 00:15:00 EST 2016

Restaurant Review: Black Fire, Braddon

It's always good to see a restaurant do well in Canberra so we take it as a positive sign when we duck into Black Fire on a weeknight and find it completely packed with diners sitting at close...

Eat Out | | Sun May 01 15:46:43 EST 2016

Add the new crunchy, creamy, chocolately, fruity Black Star Pastry cake to your hit-list

Bet your mum will be happy with this cake from Black Star Pastry.

What's red, white and delicious all over? Your new favourite cake.

Eat Out,Food News | Nedahl Stelio | Fri Apr 29 10:56:17 EST 2016

Restaurant review: 7 By the Lake, Kingston Foreshore

A pleasant enough Indian restaurant on the Kingston Foreshore.

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Tue Apr 26 23:45:00 EST 2016

A dazzling modern return to the classics

Romantic, ravishing and dishing up food that dazzles, Restaurant Hubert has launched with a seldom-seen wow factor.

Eat Out | Terry Durack | Tue Apr 26 11:36:00 EST 2016

Hot plates: Lazy Suzie is sizzling in Darlinghurst

Take a spin over to Darlinghurst and drop a lazy $25 on luxurious char kwai teow at this mod-Malaysian newcomer.

Eat Out | Myffy Rigby | Tue Apr 26 09:15:00 EST 2016

Restaurant review: Les Bistronomes, Braddon

Food and Wine. Restaurant Review of Les Bistronomes in Eloura Street Braddon. Dessert...White chocolate mousse with sweet potato crisp and rhubarb.
April 15th 2016
The Canberra Times
Photograph by Graham Tidy.

This excellent French bistro in Braddon still hits the high notes.

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Wed Apr 20 00:00:00 EST 2016