Food News

Just Open: 79 and Fine, Civic

New Hobart Place breakfast and lunch cafe 79 & Fine.

With its weathered wooden floorboards, waffles and lobster rolls, Civic's newest cafe is straight out of the Hamptons.

Food News,Canberra Life | Jil Hogan | Wed May 18 00:00:00 EST 2016

Watch Peter Gilmore make his famous eight-texture chocolate cake

Peter Gilmore's signature eight-texture chocolate cake.

See how the acclaimed Bennelong and Quay chef creates his signature dessert.

Food News | Lee Tran Lam | Tue May 17 16:11:58 EST 2016

When Vladimir Putin spent $17,000 at Quay and other memorable moments from Peter Gilmore's career

Gilmore's signature chocolate cake was created to celebrate his eighth anniversary at Quay.

Peter Gilmore - the award-winning chef behind Quay and Bennelong - recalls standout moments from his career, like the time the Russian President ate at his three-hatted restaurant.

Food News | Lee Tran Lam | Tue May 17 15:38:50 EST 2016

Accredited farmers' markets

accredited farmers' markets

Food News | Sophie O'Neil | Tue May 17 11:15:00 EST 2016

Golden Age Cinema and Bar for Manly?

Is Manly the next stop for the Golden Age Cinema and Bar?

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue May 17 00:30:00 EST 2016

Tequila Mockingbird to open in Paddington

Michael Fegent and Regan Porteous will open a Peruvian restaurant in Paddington.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue May 17 00:15:00 EST 2016

Mark Best to close Marque restaurant

Chef Mark Best of Marque restaurant.

After 17 years, Marque will be closing its doors.

Food News | Lee Tran Lam | Mon May 16 12:18:50 EST 2016

Just Open: Brooklyn Depot Burgers & Brew, Surry Hills

On offer? American-style burgers with booze.

The cult Gold Coast burger outlet opens a Sydney spin-off. Would you like Garbage fries with that?

Food News | Just Open | Mon May 16 11:55:35 EST 2016

Just Open: Massi, Melbourne CBD

Joseph Vargetto, of Mister Bianco, has opened Massi in Melbourne's legal district.

Proving that classic Italian never gets old, Massi Vecchia Osteria e Cafe has opened in Melbourne's CBD.

Food News | Roslyn Grundy | Fri May 13 18:25:40 EST 2016

Just Open: No.1 Bent St, Sydney

Beetroot, rhubarb and edamame at No.1 Bent St.

Missed Kitchen By Mike? Good news, Mike McEnearney is back with a new restaurant and it's the next-level version of his casual eatery.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Fri May 13 12:00:00 EST 2016

Ume Restaurant to close, and other news in brief

Ume Restaurant, in Surry Hills, will reopen as a bar.

Surry Hills restaurant Ume to close; Paradise Road Diner begets a sibling; and The Smoking Goat opens in Abbotsford.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Fri May 13 10:24:37 EST 2016

Choice reveals 87 Thermomix safety incidents referred to ACCC

Helen Kerry purchased a Thermomix last year to 'make life easier'. That's not how it turned out.

Food News | Lucy Cormack | Fri May 13 09:38:16 EST 2016

Just Open: BBQ King, Sydney

Peking duck is still the centrepiece of the new BBQ King.

Chinatown institution BBQ King is back - it now has a VIP level and location in Sydney's Spanish Quarter.

Food News | Just Open | Thu May 12 15:23:21 EST 2016

Just Open: Burger Project, Melbourne CBD

Double cheeseburger at the original Burger Project in Sydney's World Square.

Neil Perry brings his Burger Project to Melbourne.

Food News | Just Open | Thu May 12 09:32:07 EST 2016

Chef shuffle: Daniel Southern leaves Melbourne Pub Group

Ex-Prince executive chef is keeping schtum about his next move.

Food News | Nola James | Wed May 11 17:06:19 EST 2016

Just Open: Golden Duck, Eastland, Ringwood

Tri-colour prawn dumplings at the Golden Duck.

The China Bar Group opens Golden Duck on the edge of Eastland shopping centre's Town Square.

Food News | Just Open | Wed May 11 16:41:52 EST 2016

Pantry hacks, miracle ingredients and gluten-free vegan cooking: behind the scenes of Dan Hong's show, #shelfie

Chef Dan Hong presents his strange flavour salad with salt 'n' pepper tofu - made mainly with ingredients found in guest Alannah's cupboards.

On the set of the chef's cooking show, we quiz Dan Hong about two-minute noodle hacks, pantry staples and how even gluten-free and vegan ingredients can be a great discovery.

Food News | Lee Tran Lam | Wed May 11 15:09:50 EST 2016

Just Open: Sichuan Bang Bang and Pizzeria Violetta, Paddington, Brisbane

Violetta's primavera pizza with rocket, tomato, mozzarella, parmigiano and prosciutto.

A couple of unlikely partners have shacked up.

Food News | Just Open | Tue May 10 16:59:50 EST 2016

Australian Women's Weekly birthday cakes stir up nostalgia at PANDSI Cake-off auction in Canberra

Cakes from the Australian Women's Weekly Children's Birthday Cake Book at the PANDSI Cake-Off in Canberra.

Cake hungry Canberrans got their fill on Saturday at the PANDSI Cake-off and raised $20,000 for charity.

Food News | Georgina Connery | Tue May 10 14:22:58 EST 2016

Matt Moran buys The Australian Hotel

Matt Moran does not expect the doors to open on his new venture at The Australian Hotel until early 2018.

Matt Moran snares a Sydney pub and joins the march into Chippendale.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue May 10 09:15:00 EST 2016