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ESPRESSO

By Hilary McNevin

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Hilary McNevin brings you the inside stories from Melbourne's dining scene in the column Espresso.

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Expat chef Greg Malouf opens restaurant in Dubai

Glamorous: inside Cle Dubai.

Former Melbourne chef Greg Malouf has unveiled his latest project, Cle Dubai, a glamorous 250-seater in Dubai's bustling financial district.

Food News | Espresso | Wed Oct 22 12:21:25 EST 2014

Footscray's Station Hotel changes hands

Sean Donovan has sold the Station Hotel.

Chef Sean Donovan and his business partner have sold to publican Mike Dixon.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Oct 21 00:00:00 EST 2014

CBD basement restaurant Brooks appoints new manager

Duck, cherry, caramelised milk skin at Brooks.

Hospitality professional Bryan Lloyd is joining CBD basement restaurant Brooks as general manager.

Food News | Espresso | Mon Oct 20 21:30:00 EST 2014

Celebrated New York chef Dan Barber heading to Australia

Chef Dan Barber, from Blue Hill and Blue Hill at Stone Barns in New York, will be a key attraction at next year's Melbourne Food and Wine Festival.

Influential chef Dan Barber, of Blue Hill and Blue Hill at Stone Barns in New York, visits Australia for the first time as a key attraction at next year's Melbourne Food and Wine Festival.

Food News | Espresso | Thu Oct 16 10:00:00 EST 2014

B'Stilla spin-off brings Moroccan street food to Fitzroy

Jason Jones is opening a Fitzroy spin-off from his South Yarra Moroccan restaurant B'Stilla.

Chef Jason Jones is extending his B'Stilla brand, opening up shop in Brunswick Street, Fitzroy.

Food News | Espresso | Wed Oct 15 16:15:30 EST 2014

Step through The Archway to new food community in Flinders Lane

The Archway tenants.

A cluster of niche food businesses will open over the next month beside The Grain Store cafe.

Food News | Espresso | Mon Oct 13 23:30:00 EST 2014

Jason Jones to open Moroccan street food eatery

The chef behind Mamasita and B'Stilla is planning a restaurant in Fitzroy.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Oct 07 00:00:00 EST 2014

Tarts with a twist: T by LuxBite to open in Melbourne CBD

A selection of LuxBite tarts.

Pair behind South Yarra patisserie Luxbite is opening an outlet specialising in old-school tarts with an Asian twist.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Oct 07 00:00:00 EST 2014

San Telmo hosts street fiesta in Meyers Place

San Telmo (the Melbourne restaurant) brings you a street party straight out of San Telmo (the Argentine city) on Sunday.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Oct 07 00:00:00 EST 2014

Carlton Soap Bar Laundrette combines coffee and washing

Soap Bar Launderette in Carlton features a cafe.

Carlton coin laundry Soap Bar Laundrette features a small cafe serving Sensory Lab coffee, Storm in a Teacup tea, cakes and sandwiches.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Oct 07 00:00:00 EST 2014

Entries open for Melbourne Salami Festa 2014

Salami.

More than 60 amateur salami makers will compete for Melbourne's best home-made salami title.

Food News | Espresso | Wed Oct 01 09:40:12 EST 2014

Learn how to make your own haloumi at Drysdale Cheeses class

Barbecued haloumi.

Drysdale Cheeses are hosting a pair of cheesemaking classes this month.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Sep 30 00:00:00 EST 2014

Royal Melbourne Show to host food offerings from Hammer & Tong and Pho Nom

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This year, the show rewrites the menu with pop-ups at the Taste of Victoria Pavilion, beginning this Saturday September 20.

Food News | Espresso | Wed Sep 17 16:38:54 EST 2014

Just Open: Indian food gets healthy in the city with Tadka Boom!

Tadka Boom.

Roti wraps and brown rice; Indian food gets healthy in the city with Tadka Boom!

Food News | Espresso | Tue Sep 16 08:56:23 EST 2014

Dead Man Espresso team open city haunt Sun Moth Canteen & Bar

The team from Sun Moth Canteen & Bar.

A streamlined menu, craft beers, natural wines and filter coffee will be the go at this new Melbourne laneway canteen.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Sep 16 08:55:21 EST 2014

Just open: Tadka Boom!

A Gandhi portrait watches over diners at Tadka Boom!

Colourful CBD eatery puts a healthy spin on Indian cuisine with its sliders, salads, roti wraps and brown rice bowls.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Sep 09 15:04:48 EST 2014

Just open: Polepole Bar & Kitchen

African snacks at Polepole.

Earthy, rustic watering hole with imported Afrian beers and smoky snacks opens in the CBD.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Sep 09 09:26:06 EST 2014

Melbourne Mexican restaurants celebrate El Grito at Federation Square

Mexican snacks from Mesa Verde.

More than a dozen of Melbourne's Mexican restaurants will join Independence Day celebrations on Sunday.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Sep 09 00:00:00 EST 2014

Huxtaburger pop-up planned for The Curtin

Huxtaburger.

The trio behind Fitzroy restaurant Huxtable and its burgeoning spin-off Huxtaburger will bring burgers to the Carlton pub.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Sep 09 00:00:00 EST 2014

Eastern European restaurant The Crimean changes hands

The vareniki with sour cream and fresh horse radish dish from Crimean.

A beer garden and a cigar bar: That's what the new owners of North Melbourne's Eastern Euro hub have planned.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Sep 02 08:04:11 EST 2014