Food News

Mike McEnearney considers future for Kitchen by Mike

New direction: Mike McEnearney.

The first piece of the puzzle for Mike McEnearney's post Rosebery career has fallen into place.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Aug 04 00:00:00 EST 2015

Redfern's Russian Coachman undergoes renovation

A Russian-themed menu, anyone?

A who's who of Sydney restaurants has been spotted on a quiet stretch of Crown Street in Redfern.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Aug 04 00:00:00 EST 2015

Chefs back farmer David Blackmore in wagyu battle

Class cattle: Neighbours have a beef with David Blackmore's farming ways, but chefs love his stock.

Embattled Victorian wagyu farmer David Blackmore has received unprecedented support from the Australian food community.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 04 00:00:00 EST 2015

Hunter & Barrel to bring campfire cooking to Cockle Bay

Chinta Ria's famous big Buddha is making way for the Jared Ingersoll-led Hunter & Barrel.

Glamping is to be reinvented in restaurant form at Jared Ingersoll's new venture.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Aug 04 00:00:00 EST 2015

Hugos Lounge joins list of Kings Cross casualties

The closure of Hugos Lounge and its spin-off pizzeria on the weekend is just the latest in a growing queue of casualties for a once thriving strip.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Aug 04 00:00:00 EST 2015

Dinner to launch Larissa Dubecki's waitress memoir Prick with a Fork

Prick with a Fork author Larissa Dubecki.

Waitressing mishaps? Former Good Food restaurant critic Larissa Dubecki has had a few.

Food News | Simone Egger | Tue Aug 04 00:00:00 EST 2015

Just Open: Smalls bar, South Melbourne

Crackling, chicken skin and puffed tendon at Smalls.

South Melbourne's newest and tiniest wine bar promises to deliver big things.

Food News | Just Open | Mon Aug 03 14:15:29 EST 2015

Just Open: Homeslice Pizza, Richmond

Homeslice pizza.

Team behind Mr Burger and Fancy Hank's add a pocket-sized pizza place to their street-food portfolio.

Food News | Just Open | Mon Aug 03 14:10:38 EST 2015

Wishlist: Natural goodness


The movement back to honest, authentic food has taken over the table.

Food News | | Mon Aug 03 12:01:51 EST 2015

Golden Gaytime ice-cream tub launches after Facebook campaign

Ice-cream lovers rejoice: Golden Gaytime is now available in a tub.

The classic Aussie ice-cream, Golden Gaytime, just got supersized.

Food News | | Mon Aug 03 11:41:31 EST 2015

Melbourne burger chain won't rename Bill Cosby burger

No name change: Huxtaburgers (above) and 'Bill's burger' will stay just that.

A menu which uses names of characters in The Cosby Show won't change despite allegations about star Bill Cosby, restaurateur says.

Food News | Liam Mannix | Mon Aug 03 10:22:34 EST 2015

Belle's Hot Chicken to open in Richmond

Nashville-style hot chicken at Belle's Hot Chicken in Fitzroy.

Fitzroy's Nashville-style hot chicken joint is setting up shop on Swan Street.

Food News | Gemima Cody | Mon Aug 03 09:54:50 EST 2015

Chef Mike McEnearney signs up as creative director at Carriageworks Farmers Market

Engagement: Mike McEnearney enjoys the atmosphere at Carriageworks Farmers Market.

Mike McEnearney has ambitious plans for farmers market.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Sat Aug 01 23:45:00 EST 2015

Bistrode’s Jeremy Strode takes centre stage at August Growers’ Market

Market-goers will have the chance to see Jeremy Strode in action on Saturday.

A delectably golden pan-fried mirror Dory fillet with clams and chorizo, infused in a tomato, onion, garlic, and herb sauce. Sound too good to be true?

Food News | Tang Li | Fri Jul 31 10:42:01 EST 2015

Mecca Bah restaurant in Manuka closes

Mecca Bah

Mecca Bah restaurant has announced it will close in Manuka.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Thu Jul 30 16:24:45 EST 2015

Scientists discover new taste that could make food more delicious

The 'new taste' sensation: Hidden in a bite of steak.

More over umami, there's a new taste in town.

Food News | Roberto A. Ferdman | Thu Jul 30 10:55:45 EST 2015

Hugos Lounge in Kings Cross set to close due to revenue decline

One of Sydney's highest-profile nightspots, Hugos Lounge in Kings Cross, is set to close after being placed into voluntary administration on Wednesday.

Food News | Michael Koziol | Thu Jul 30 09:50:54 EST 2015

Is this the end of haloumi cheese as we know it?

Squeaky cheese: Fried haloumi.

Salty, squeaky haloumi is on its way to being origin-protected after the European Union moved to recognise the Cypriot cheese.

Food News | | Wed Jul 29 10:47:32 EST 2015

Neil Perry to open five new Burger Projects in Melbourne, Sydney

Conquering the world, one hand-shaped beef pattie at a time.

Celebrity chef Neil Perry has finally revealed plans to open three of his "pure patty" Burger Project outlets Melbourne.

Food News | Jane Holroyd | Wed Jul 29 09:44:25 EST 2015

Breaking Bad-themed cafe Walter's Coffee Roastery opens in Istanbul

Walter White-themed pancakes are on the menu.

From pancakes to periodic tables, the owners have pulled out all the stops at this Turkish cafe inspired by the hit TV show.

Food News | Ebony Bowden | Wed Jul 29 09:17:17 EST 2015