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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Merivale's snaffling of Coogee's Beach Palace Hotel has excited many food punters.
Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Apr 07 23:59:17 EST 2014
Twin-toqued chef Alessandro Pavoni has snapped up High St. Bistro in Willoughby.
Food News | Short black | Mon Apr 07 23:59:57 EST 2014
Justin North starts the next chapter in his professional life after the 2012 collapse of his restaurant group.
Food News | Short black | Mon Apr 07 23:58:41 EST 2014
The Hemmes family adds The Beach Palace Hotel in Coogee to their restaurant empire.
Food News | Short black | Thu Apr 03 10:45:40 EST 2014
Nomad restaurant in Surry Hills will host a series of dinners featuring chefs living a nomadic professional kitchen existence.
Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Mar 31 23:30:10 EST 2014
Former Pier head chef Steven Skelly has opened his own restaurant in Seminyak.
Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Mar 31 23:29:10 EST 2014
Rainford Street Social, the restaurant that followed Bird Cow Fish, has also shut its doors lasting just 20 months.
Food News | Short black | Mon Mar 31 23:28:33 EST 2014
It only opened late last year, but Chinatown's $10 million Waitan has already had a change in food direction and chef.
Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Mar 31 23:28:58 EST 2014
Merivale's CBD property grab is on the march again, with Noble Canteen (previously Trumps Tavern) in King Street its latest acquisition.
Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Mar 31 09:58:23 EST 2014
MasterChef's George Calombaris is the latest name linked to the restaurants at Hayman Island, which relaunches later this year.
Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Mar 24 23:59:00 EST 2014
Late arrivals join Bill Granger at Bondi's Hall Street development
Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Mar 24 23:59:07 EST 2014
As chief financial officer for tech and telecommunication companies, Kirstie Brown knows restaurants are a risky financial proposition.
Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Mar 24 23:58:10 EST 2014
If there was a sharemarket for Sydney's eat streets, Danks Street, Waterloo would be a highly traded spec stock.
Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Mar 24 23:58:51 EST 2014
How has yet another rising food star bitten the dust at Westfield Sydney?
Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Mar 24 23:58:44 EST 2014
In the latest blow to the dining credentials of Westfield Sydney, David Tsirekas's Greek restaurant Xanthi has closed and a liquidator appointed.
Food News | Short black | Wed Mar 19 17:35:30 EST 2014
The Sydney Opera House has found itself in something of a pickle with its Bennelong restaurant site.
Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Mar 17 23:59:38 EST 2014
Ferran Adria will be in Australia for a short, exclusive tour in early April. Limited tickets are available for events in Sydney and Brisbane.
Food News | Short black | Mon Mar 17 23:59:58 EST 2014
Pyrmont restaurant pop-up Bottle and Beast has been such a success chef Jared Ingersoll will reopen it in a new form when it reaches the end of its run in the next couple of weeks.
Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Mar 17 23:59:49 EST 2014
Is the team from Aria making a play for The Art Gallery of NSW?
Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Mar 17 23:59:52 EST 2014
Aussie actors have stormed Hollywood, now it's the turn of our restaurateurs. The tiny chorus line of Oz-owned eateries in Los Angeles is about to be joined by a budding star of the restaurant...
Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Mar 17 23:59:21 EST 2014