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Scott Bolles

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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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Top restaurateurs reach out to Cambodia

chef David Thompson

Quay's John Fink and chef David Thompson are involved in a restaurant opening in Cambodia in October. But it isn't in an upmarket resort or shooting for the World's 50 Best Restaurants list.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jul 23 03:00:00 EST 2013

Gorosito opens Bridge St Garage Bar & Diner

The site under the Bridge Room looks set to finally proceed as a venue after protracted negotiations.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Thu Jul 18 14:17:51 EST 2013

Bentley team gets to the Point

Monopole, Potts Point.

In an interesting twist, the Bentley team are to open another venue at Potts Point.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jul 16 07:56:34 EST 2013

Eataly's taste for Sydney

Eataly restaurant, Oslo. Image supplied.  SHD TRAVEL NOV 13 OSLO GUIDE.TellUs_6028_23_large.jpg

Is Sydney the next stop for Eataly, one of the hottest food concepts on the planet?

Food News | Short black | Tue Jul 16 03:00:00 EST 2013

Greek mega-venue opens in Sydney

After more delays than a venue for the Athens Olympics, the Peter Conistis-fronted, Hellenic Club-owned Alpha Restaurant will finally open its doors this Thursday.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jul 16 03:00:00 EST 2013

Town has two chefs for the prize of one

Katrina and Karl Kanetani have been recognised with the award for Outstanding Use of Regional Produce by a Chef.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jul 16 03:00:00 EST 2013

Another Aussie restaurateur to open in Dubai

Bali, New York and mainland China are sizzling growth markets for Australian restaurateurs; now add Dubai to the list.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jul 16 03:00:00 EST 2013

Star-studded chef finds a home in Mosman

Guillaume Zika, the head chef for four years at the two-Michelin-star London restaurant Hibiscus, has found somewhere to cook.

Food News | Short black | Thu Jul 11 14:01:37 EST 2013

New owners for Macleay Street Bistro

A call to Macleay Street Bistro confirms it has new owners.

Food News | Short black | Wed Jul 10 13:20:55 EST 2013

MoVida's next departure

SMH GOOD FOOD. Frank Camorra, MoVida Spanish chef Frank Camorra's new tapas bar and restaurant, MoVida Sydney, Surry Hills. October 4th, 2012.SMH Photo by Anna Kucera

Buckle up, Sydneysiders, the Melbourne food invasion is set to open a new front.

Food News | Short black | Wed Jul 10 13:08:25 EST 2013

Bennett in the mix to take the stage at Opera House

My Sunday, supplied for M magShannon Bennett, chef

Melbourne chef Shannon Bennett's name is being bandied around as a potential replacement for chef Guillaume Brahimi at the Opera House.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jul 09 08:50:21 EST 2013

Fantuz makes a big move for smallgoods

Owner of restaurant Table For 20 Michael FanutzCredit: Men's Style Magazine

The man behind venues such as Table for 20 and Buffalo Dining Club is turning his attention to Potts Point.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jul 09 03:00:00 EST 2013

Neild explores a range of other avenues

The new Restaurant at Nield Avenue, Rushcutters Bay- project of (Lfe to Right) Karl Pickering, Mauruce Terzini, and Robert Marchetti. SMH FEATURE Pic by Lee Besford. Thursady 10th November 2011.

Neild Avenue, the restaurant that polarised the Sydney dining public, has a new owner.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jul 09 03:00:00 EST 2013

Dedes flies into another fish site

Flying Fish owner Con Dedes looks to have snared the Walsh Bay site where The Wharf Restaurant @ Pier 2 closed after just a year .

Food News | Short black | Fri Jul 05 16:47:24 EST 2013

Simon Johnson closes in Castlecrag

Castlecrag's rise in the north-side food stakes has had a meat cleaver taken to it, with the closure last week of the Simon Johnson store.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jul 02 09:06:58 EST 2013

Chef Laif plans a big chicken treat

Ben and Simon Tilley's New Windsor Hotel redevelopment (at the corner of Park and Castlereagh streets) has nabbed Laif Etournaud as its head chef.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jul 02 03:00:00 EST 2013

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Sydney is poised to welcome another global food star with a new restaurant tipped to open at Broadway next year.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jul 02 03:00:00 EST 2013

SGT. SAM's brings chicken and ribs to the Cross

Remember the excellent Portuguese chicken at the tiny original Oporto store in North Bondi? Gary Linz does.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jul 02 03:00:00 EST 2013

Best swaps Bondi for California dreaming

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Several high-profile Sydney restaurateurs have been sniffing out sites to open in Los Angeles, but they look like being pipped by a young Sydney chef.

Food News | Short black | Tue Jul 02 03:00:00 EST 2013

Broadway stage set for Atherton?

Jason Atherton.

Following in the footsteps of David Chang and Jamie Oliver, another top international chef is tipped to be heading our way.

Food News | Short black | Mon Jul 01 18:02:09 EST 2013