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Delinquent diners leave a bad taste for restaurateurs

Dodgy diners.

You know the place. Two hats, feted sommelier, wine glasses with no stems and well-to-do diners pocketing the Alessi salt shakers.

Eat Out | Daisy Dumas | Sun Nov 17 03:00:00 EST 2013

Fine dining ... with a $10,000 bill

Peking Duck pancakes at Zilver restaurant in Pitt St Sydney. 8th October 2013

Long-known as cheap and cheerful, Sydney's Chinese restaurants have gone high-end, with multimillion dollar venues opening in the past two weeks promising top-notch feasts in palatial surroundings.

Eat Out | Esther Han | Sat Nov 16 03:00:00 EST 2013

From 'haute chicken' to smoky barbecue: what we'll be eating in 2014

The chicken Rotisserie take away from PM24.

"Psychotasting", fancy butters, luxury roast chicken, artisan food halls and Middle Eastern cuisine – is this how and what we'll be eating next year?

Eat Out | Annabel Smith | Fri Nov 15 12:55:00 EST 2013

Ino Kuvacic: Living the Dalmatian dream down-under


Croatian chef Ino Kuvacic demonstrates dishes using one of his favourite delicacies of the deep: octopus.

Eat Out | Jessica Wright | Thu Nov 14 17:38:00 EST 2013

How to move a restaurant in three days (or not)

Neil Perry

Neil Perry tried to move and reopen his flagship restaurant, Rockpool on George, in three days. Is this possible? Answer: no. Carli Ratcliff follows the removalists and the drama.

Eat Out | Carli Ratcliff | Thu Nov 14 13:44:42 EST 2013

The new food dictionary

The rustic look.

From Locavore to 'Food baby': Larissa Dubecki's A to Z of food.

Eat Out | Larissa Dubecki | Wed Nov 13 15:17:40 EST 2013

Grill’d offers free burgers at opening

Morsels food dinkus

Burger chain Grill’d opens in the city on November 13 offering free burgers from 11am to 3pm.

Eat Out | Kirsten Lawson | Wed Nov 13 09:10:50 EST 2013

Melbourne restaurant grows its own crickets for the dining table

Matt Stone cooks crickets at cafe Silo.

Silo's Matt Stone serves crickets deep-fried and flavoured with native ingredients such as pepper and lemon myrtle. He also plans to make a bun made of crushed cricket meal.

Eat Out | Dylan Bird | Wed Nov 13 03:00:00 EST 2013

Gelato Messina opens in Melbourne

Gelato Messina.

The doors swing open this week with a frenzy of one-off flavours.

Eat Out | Jane Ormond | Tue Nov 12 03:00:00 EST 2013

Five of a kind: Vegan eats

Sweetwater Inn's vegan fish and chips.

On the eve of World Vegan Day, animal lovers aren't the only ones giving meat a miss.

Eat Out | Jane Ormond | Sat Nov 09 03:00:00 EST 2013

Fine dining maverick Daniel Patterson ready to serve Canberra


The chef who revived Californian haute cuisine is coming to Canberra, writes Kirsten Lawson.

Eat Out | Kirsten Lawson | Wed Nov 06 03:00:00 EST 2013

Where to eat the winnings

Illustration: Bettina Guthridge.

Restaurants and racehorses do not often rank among the best investment decisions.

Eat Out | Larissa Dubecki | Tue Nov 05 03:00:00 EST 2013

Sydney's South American hot spots

Miss Marley's dining and tequila bar in Manly.

Over the past decade or so, cantinas, bars and restaurants with South American flavours have popped up like mushrooms around Sydney.

Eat Out | Carla Grossetti | Mon Nov 04 23:59:04 EST 2013

Jamie's Italian gears up for first week of business in Canberra

Jamie's Italian Canberra.

The new Jamie's Italian in the city is more rustic than super slick in its set up, with a jumble of billiard-green and brown banquettes, pink metal chairs, plenty of unfinished wood and hanging...

Eat Out | Kirsten Lawson | Fri Nov 01 21:35:31 EST 2013

Eat street: a foodies' guide to Enmore Road

Banh mi from Great Aunty Three, Enmore.

Have you walked down Enmore Road recently? The street that played second fiddle to Newtown's vibrant King Street for years is fast becoming a foodie hot spot, with an intriguing mix of the old and...

Eat Street,Eat Out | Andrew Phan | Fri Nov 01 13:08:10 EST 2013

Advice from the chocolate master: A kilo a week keeps the doctor away


Unsuprisingly, the advice comes from one of Australia's most passionate chocolate advocates.

Eat Out | Jessica Wright | Fri Nov 01 11:07:20 EST 2013

Jamie's Italian in Canberra - what we know so far

Jamie's Italian in Canberra.

Getting information from official channels is proving difficult, but social media has given us a sneak peek.

Food News,Eat Out | Kirsten Lawson | Wed Oct 30 15:31:22 EST 2013

Breakfast takes a bite out of power lunches

Cumulus Inc's shakshouka baked eggs.

Breakfast is closing in on the power lunch as the networking meal of choice, with smart cafes and city restaurants with breakfast on their menu increasingly the preferred meeting places for senior...

Eat Out | Cathy Gowdie | Tue Oct 29 21:57:30 EST 2013

Melbourne embraces a bit of coffee on the side

You can get a coffee where?

A latte with your antibiotics? Chemist is just one of a booming number of coffee-business hybrids.

Eat Out,Food News | Alana Schetzer | Tue Oct 29 14:22:30 EST 2013

Is this Melbourne's hottest restaurant?

Scud City Jungle Curry.

Piecing together the secret ingredients of the city's top dining destination.

Eat Out | Larissa Dubecki | Tue Oct 29 03:00:00 EST 2013