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Meaty milestone: Vlado's celebrates 50 years

Vlado's has been serving steaks for 50 years.

Melbourne's oldest continuously owned restaurant, Vlado's, marks half a century of serving steak.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 05 03:00:00 EST 2014

James Kidman joins Cafe Sydney as executive chef


In a boost to its dining credentials, Cafe Sydney has snared former Otto head chef James Kidman.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Aug 05 03:00:00 EST 2014

Dainty Sichuan, New Shanghai and Chinta Ria open Emporium outlets

New Shanghai's interior is inspired by Shanghai backstreets.

CBD development Emporium Melbourne's newest tenants include some well-known names in Asian dining.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 05 03:00:00 EST 2014

Toko's Matt Yazbek to open venue under The Bridge Room

Matt Yazbek

Toko has been in protracted negotiations for the basement site, which has been plagued by delays.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Aug 05 03:00:00 EST 2014

How to cook beef cheek pie with sour cream pastry


Slow-cooked beef cheek pie will warm the soul amid our biting winter, writes Debbie Skelton.

Food News | Debbie Skelton | Tue Aug 05 00:00:00 EST 2014

Just open: Surry Hills Eating House

Spice I Am's Sujet Saenkham has opened a new restaurant devoted to the food of his childhood.

Food News | Just Open | Mon Aug 04 23:46:16 EST 2014

George Calombaris' restaurant empire under financial pressure

George Colombaris

The hospitality empire of MasterChef star George Calombaris faces a major financial overhaul amid mounting debts and the closure of a string of high-profile eateries that have failed to keep pace...

Food News | Cameron Houston, Chris Vedelago | Sun Aug 03 00:15:00 EST 2014

Fortitude Valley comes alive with James Street Food and Wine Trail

Cooking classes, a three-course duck feast and North African roast lamb are among the highlights of the James Street Food and Wine Trail.

Food News | Natascha Mirosch | Fri Aug 01 15:09:00 EST 2014

What's on: Sydney, August 2-3

A Surry Hills bake sale, $1 oysters at the Morrison and any excuse for a beer - Sydney, your weekend is sorted.

Food News | Callan Boys | Fri Aug 01 14:09:28 EST 2014

Manu Feildel's Melbourne restaurant Le Grand Cirque to shut

My Kitchen Rules judge Manu Feildel.

My Kitchen Rules judge Manu Feildel is closing his French restaurant Le Grand Cirque just four months after opening.

Food News | Espresso | Wed Jul 30 15:35:32 EST 2014

Sydney restaurants: Where we are happy to pay for fine dining

A dish at Guillaume at Bennelong.

Celebrated chef Guillaume Brahimi set to open a new fine dining restaurant, as new figures show patrons of premium restaurants are spending more.

Food News | Esther Han and Inga Ting | Wed Jul 30 15:01:59 EST 2014

Canberra's best multicultural bread

Roti canai at PappaRich in the Canberra Centre.

Take a world tour with these multicultural breads.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Wed Jul 30 10:36:39 EST 2014

Australia's first cat cafe opens in Melbourne

Cat Cafe Melbourne.

Australia's first moggie cafe opens in Melbourne today, but coffee snobs should paws for thought.

Food News | Annabel Smith | Wed Jul 30 09:00:00 EST 2014

Veal parmigiana with a drive-through twist

Finished product: Veal parmigiana with puttanesca and buffalo mozzarella.

Bryan Martin continues his travels and this week he discovers a hotel that offers a drive-through parmi.

Food News | Bryan Martin | Tue Jul 29 23:45:00 EST 2014

MasterChef winner Brent Owens eyes ready meals

Masterchef king Brent Owens is not tempted by the world of fine dining, despite winning many accolades from the judges for his 'plating'.

Food News | Bhakthi Puvanenthiran | Tue Jul 29 17:04:31 EST 2014

Rass malai: Maryam Ahmed shares a family secret


In a book extract, Maryam Ahmed tells how this traditional Pakistani dessert helped heal a family rift.

Food News | Maryam Ahmed | Tue Jul 29 16:49:43 EST 2014

Morsels: Game of Thrones dinner, Pheast opens, Meet The Maker

Cersei Lannister for Morsels July 30

A selection of tasty news items from Canberra's food and wine scene.

Food News | Morsels | Tue Jul 29 15:12:58 EST 2014

Just open: Pastuso

Alejandro Saravia teams up with the San Telmo crew on Pastuso, a Peruvian grill, cevicheria and pisco bar at the end of ACDC Lane.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Jul 29 03:00:00 EST 2014

Artisan bread rising in land of the great white loaf

Iggy's Down Under

Despite competition from rice and pasta, bread is still our favourite carb - and it comes in so many guises.

Food News | Nola James | Tue Jul 29 03:00:00 EST 2014

Southbank Farmers Market launches this weekend

City-slickers can shop direct from the farm at the first Southbank Farmers Market on Saturday, August 2.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Jul 29 03:00:00 EST 2014