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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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Foxy new food store for Kensington

New deli and food store The Rusty Fox opens today in Kensington.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Apr 02 07:00:00 EST 2013

Food truck search has an appy ending

The Sunday Age M Mag.Pop Up Restaurants. The Taco Truck at 7pm Friday night.Pic Simon Schluter 19 August 2011. sms110819.001.001.jpg

New app makes finding food trucks a cinch.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Apr 02 06:00:00 EST 2013

Huxtaburger expands to the CBD

The Denise burger from the Huxtaburger in Fitzroy for a story on best burgers in town. 24 February 2012.
The Age Epicure. Photo:EDDIE JIM.

Collingwood burger bar Huxtaburger now has a CBD sibling.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Apr 02 06:00:00 EST 2013

Baby loses two of its team

Head chef Domenic Pipicelli and sommelier Chris Crawford will leave Baby.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 26 08:00:00 EST 2013

More Meatballs, please

A second Meatball & Wine Bar is set for a May opening in Richmond.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 26 08:00:00 EST 2013

The Falafel Man

The Falafel Man in Prahran Market shows no signs of slowing down.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 26 08:00:00 EST 2013

Cooks night out

Where did the world's top chef eat when they came to town for the Melbourne Food & Wine Festival?

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 26 08:00:00 EST 2013

Daniel Son opens in Murrumbeena

Mother-and-son team have opened a new cafe in the south-east.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 26 08:00:00 EST 2013

Another Fonda Mexican opens

Fonda Mexican opens in Windsor, with a catering offshoot.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 26 08:00:00 EST 2013

Veil drawn on Mask

The Mask of China has closed.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 26 08:00:00 EST 2013

Market openings during Easter

A round-up of market opening hours over the Easter weekend.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 26 08:00:00 EST 2013

B'stilla is born

Chef Jason Jones is excited about new Moroccan restaurant B'stilla.

Jason Jones, chef and co-owner of the city Mexican, has opened a new Moroccan restaurnt in South Yarra.

Food News | Espresso | Mon Mar 18 00:00:00 EST 2013

Coda team brings Melbourne the Indian restaurant it deserves

Portrait shots of the Coda/Tonka  crew at Tonka for upcoming Epicure feature. Please credit Stefani Driscoll. March 15 2013

The crew from Coda teams up to bring Melbourne a new Indian restaurant.

Food News | Espresso | Mon Mar 18 00:00:00 EST 2013

Stage two of Spring Street Grocer to open

Stage two of Con Christopoulos and Josh Brisbane'sSpring Street Grocer opens on Wednesday.

Food News | Espresso | Mon Mar 18 00:00:00 EST 2013

New wine bar set for Fitzroy

Sommelier Simon Denman plans to open a wine bar in Fitzroy.

Food News | Espresso | Mon Mar 18 00:00:00 EST 2013

Sceptical shoppers concerned about "ethical" and "free-range" labels

Some Fairfax shoppers have concerns over the labelling of eggs as

Shoppers are concerned about paying extra for free-range and other ethically sourced produce, and about being taken for a ride by deceptive practices.

Food News | Espresso | Mon Mar 18 00:00:00 EST 2013

New opening: Industry Beans

Steve and Trevor Simmons to open a new roastery-cafe in Fitzroy.

Trevor and Steve Simmons, from Penny Farthing Espresso, will open a new roastery-cafe in Fitzroy.

Food News | Espresso | Mon Mar 18 00:00:00 EST 2013

Celebs cook for a cause

Dani Venn will cook off against former MasterChef contestants.

Former MasterChef contestants Dani Venn, Alice Zaslavsky, Beau Cook and Tregan Spiteri will cook-off for Live Below the Line.

Food News | Espresso | Mon Mar 18 00:00:00 EST 2013

Grossi Florentino revamp

Upstairs revamp: new-look Grossi Florentino.

Grossi Florentino reopens after two months of renovations.

Food News | Espresso | Mon Mar 18 00:00:00 EST 2013

Christopher Grace to cook in Warrnambool

Simon's Waterfront overlooking Lady Bay in Warrnambool. Pictured Left to Right are Chef Christopher Grace, Simon Kettyle. 130307DW15 Picture DAMIAN WHITE

A favoured son of the south-west pops up in a diner with one of the coast's most gorgeous views.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 12 12:05:44 EST 2013