Food News

Food for good: Three Melbourne ventures changing lives for the better

Kevin Dick, head chef at The Green at St Columbs.

Local projects The Community Grocer, The Green cafe and the Yume app aim to enrich lives and help the planet.

Food News | Katie Falkiner | Tue Jun 02 10:54:00 EST 2015

World's 50 Best Restaurants awards 2015

A dish at Celler De Can Roca in Spain.

This year's top 10, and the Australian restaurants in the mix.

Food News | | Tue Jun 02 10:13:17 EST 2015

Merricote chef Rob Kabboord returns to Quay

Rob Kabboord is heading back to Quay.

Melbourne chef Rob Kabboord is returning to Peter Gilmore's Quay restaurant in Sydney.

Food News | Roslyn Grundy | Tue Jun 02 08:44:35 EST 2015

Chef Curtis Stone, more than just a cardboard cut-out

Curtis Stone at Purple Peanuts in Melbourne.

He's got the TV shows and the LA lifestyle but there's more to Curtis Stone than his life-size supermarket avatars suggest.

Food News | Dani Valent | Tue Jun 02 00:15:00 EST 2015

Dinner on the dancefloor at Sydney pop-up Italo Dining and Disco Club

Movers: The team from Da Orazio - pasta chef Davide Vitello (left), head chef Orazio D'Elia and pizza chef Luca Di Napoli - is contributing talent to the pop-up.

Who can resist the combination of Italian disco in tandem with some of Sydney's cleverest Italian restaurants?

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Jun 02 00:00:00 EST 2015

Star baker Gontran Cherrier to open boulangerie in Melbourne

Star patissier Gontran Cherrier.

Fourth-generation baker and patissier Gontran Cherrier is bringing "the bread of your dreams" to town.

Food News | Simone Egger | Tue Jun 02 00:00:00 EST 2015

Food in focus at Newtown newcomer Raven's Eye

The next generation of Sydney's small bar operators are putting as much thought into the cuisine as the cocktail list.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Jun 02 00:00:00 EST 2015

Izba Russian Treats spin-off to open at Broadway Shopping Centre

Newtown patisserie Izba Russian Treats is on the expansion trail.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Jun 02 00:00:00 EST 2015

Strand Arcade dining options expand with new trattoria Romolo

Barista turned restaurateur George Nahas is joining the party at Sydney's historic Strand Arcade.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Jun 02 00:00:00 EST 2015

New boutique hotel planned for Surry Hills

Russell Beard, Mark Dundon and Ping Jin Ng are creating a 30-room hotel to add to the delights of Commonwealth Street.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Jun 02 00:00:00 EST 2015

Fresh now: Best buys in fruit and vegetables including bargain-price citrus

 Stock up with the best fruit and vegies at the best prices.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Jun 02 00:00:00 EST 2015

The Victoria Room closes after 10 years

Opulent: Inside The Victoria Room.

Darlinghurst stalwart The Victoria Room has closed with the future direction of the venue to be decided in coming weeks.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Jun 02 00:00:00 EST 2015

Canberra's BrodDogs is expanding to Sydney

The Brod Dogs caravan

Sydneysiders are about to get a taste of the Brod.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Mon Jun 01 18:46:32 EST 2015

The list: World's 50 Best restaurants 2015

The full list of the World's 50 Best restaurants.

Food News | | Mon Jun 01 18:43:55 EST 2015

Canberra's Charcoal restaurant in Civic up for sale

The restaurant has been a discreet gathering place for Canberra's movers and shakers.

One of the stalwarts of Canberra's dining scene is on the market.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Mon Jun 01 17:02:28 EST 2015

Just Open: Lucio Pizzeria, Zetland

Fresh, simple and authentic pizza from Lucio Pizzeria.

One of Sydney's favourite pizzerias is expanding its blistered crusts and Naples-style margaritas a little further south-east.

Food News | Callan Boys | Mon Jun 01 15:47:24 EST 2015

Lan Yuan Cantonese restaurant opens at Top Ryde with yum cha, peking duck on menu

If you've ever lamented the lack of good yum cha in north-west Sydney, lament no more.

Food News | Callan Boys | Mon Jun 01 13:03:51 EST 2015

Cafe kicks out man after breastfeeding complaint

Jessica-Anne Allen and her husband Stephen outside their cafe.

A regional Queensland cafe owner praised for her response to a breastfeeding incident said she was only doing what was right and it was time more people stood up to defend the right of women to...

Food News | Amy Remeikis | Mon Jun 01 11:43:35 EST 2015

Just Open: The Astor & The Roving Marrow, Carlton

A dish from The Roving Marrow restaurant at Carlton's The Astor.

Need proof that Lygon Street has moved with the times? Check out the impressive overhaul of the iconic Percy's Bar & Bistro.

Food News | Leanne Clancey | Mon Jun 01 08:54:08 EST 2015

Fawkner milk bar selling 1000 custom-made doughnuts every day

Custard   doughnuts are  part of the popular range of doughnuts  sold at  at  Jimmy's Place, a milk bar in Fawkner.

A global doughnut obsession has stretched its tentacles to Fawkner, where a small backstreet milkbar is selling hundreds of custom-made ones every day.

Food News | Nina Rousseau | Mon Jun 01 06:30:00 EST 2015