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Scott Bolles

SHORT BLACK

By Scott Bolles

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Scott Bolles reports on the news, moves and changes in the Sydney dining scene, covering restaurants, cafes, producers and what you need to know right now.

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Restaurateurs eye Kensington Street dining strip

Chefs Clayton Wells, Jason Atherton and Sam Miller at the Old Clare Hotel in January.

Jason Atherton's Kensington Street Social is opening soon, with Melbourne and Singapore operators also showing an interest in Chippendale.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Jul 14 00:00:00 EST 2015

Chinese restaurant Master to open in Surry Hills

Chui Lee Luk's lemon chicken.

Billy Kwong's relocation and the closure of Chui Lee Luk's Chow Eating House has created a rarity in over-supplied restaurant postcode 2010.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Jul 14 00:00:00 EST 2015

O Bar and Dining chef eyes Kings Cross

Chef Michael Moore is looking at expansion.

Restaurateur Michael Moore has visions of turning Kings Cross into Sydney's answer to Covent Garden.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Jul 14 00:00:00 EST 2015

Make a date for the Lunar Markets in February

Welcome the Lunar New Year at the Lunar Markets in Pyrmont Bay Park, February 12-22.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jan 27 00:00:00 EST 2015

Fratelli Parlamento opens its doors

Barry McDonald has continued to expand his Fratelli empire by opening a Fratelli Fresh restaurant on Macquarie Street.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jan 27 00:00:00 EST 2015

Logan Campbell to cook at Jonah's

Jonah's Restaurant

Veteran of Lucio's kitchen, Logan Campbell has signed as Jonah's new executive chef, replacing Peter Ridland.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jan 27 00:00:00 EST 2015

Chef Ian Oakes to open bistro in Bondi

La Macelleria

Ian Oakes's Bondi restaurant opens in April as operators pick over the sites of Robert Marchetti's former Sydney hospitality empire.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jan 27 00:00:00 EST 2015

Former Claude's chef cooking at Berta

Chef Chui Lee Luk

Chui Lee Luk is working at Berta until Easter, filling in until a full-time head chef is appointed.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jan 27 00:00:00 EST 2015

Roberts restaurant will change name to Circa 1876

George Francisco

Hunter Valley restaurant Roberts is dropping the name eight years after chef Robert Molines departed.

Food News | Short black | Fri Jan 23 13:33:37 EST 2015

Cafe Paci to stay a while

Chef Pasi Petanen has signed a 12-month extension for Cafe Paci.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jan 20 00:00:00 EST 2015

Bondi's Best heading to Barangaroo

The former Pier chef Joel Best has been on the expansion trail, to Barangaroo and beyond.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Jan 20 00:00:00 EST 2015

Joe van der Heide has opened Parsons, a small bar and restaurant

A newcomer to Kellett Street strikes a balance between drinking and dining.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jan 20 00:00:00 EST 2015

Hawker plans to expand to Melbourne

Hawker recently swung open the doors in Sydney, but its owners are already sizing up a possible sister restaurant in Melbourne.

Food News | Short black | Mon Jan 12 23:30:00 EST 2015

Bang to offer Bangladesh street food in Surry Hills

Looking for a hot food tip for 2015? Bangladesh street food has emerged from the shadows.

Food News | Short black | Mon Jan 12 23:30:00 EST 2015

Regatta under new management

Peter Neild has taken the helm of Regatta in Rose Bay.

Food News | Short black | Tue Dec 16 00:00:00 EST 2014

Fraser Short and Ben Sweeten to open Chippendale restaurant

A new Chippendale eatery has an unusual backer and a long-term socially aware purpose.

Food News | Short black | Tue Dec 16 00:00:00 EST 2014

Quattro Formaggi in Mosman appoints liquidator

Quattro Formaggi Deli and Wine Bar has closed its doors in Mosman.

Food News | Short black | Tue Dec 16 00:00:00 EST 2014

Sake restaurant comes to Double Bay

Martin Heierling and Shaun Presland of Sake

Featuring a charcoal robata grill, Sake Double Bay has opened its doors.

Food News | Short black | Tue Dec 16 00:00:00 EST 2014

Ritual cafe opens in Northbridge

Ritual Northbridge

Taline Gabrielian's recipes for raw and vegan treats have gathered 86,000 Instagram followers in less than a year; now it has inspired a menu and spawned a cafe.

Food News | Short black | Tue Dec 16 00:00:00 EST 2014

Westfield Sydney tipped to open rooftop bar in 2015

A cocktail at Lobo Plantation.

Sydneysiders will be heading to our rooftops next year.

Food News | Short black | Tue Dec 09 00:00:00 EST 2014