Food News

Just Open: The Butcher's Daughter, Elwood

Crushed potato, smoked trout, capers, watercress and a poached egg at the Butcher's Daughter in Elwood.

The name might have originated in the Big Apple but this Elwood newbie takes a different approach.

Food News | Just Open | Fri Nov 13 18:34:36 EST 2015

Just Open: Glamorama, Fitzroy

Brunswick Street gets louder with the arrival of a bar that's all about good times, top-notch booze and thumping electronica.

Food News | Daniel Lewis | Fri Nov 13 14:45:16 EST 2015

Just Open: Bovine & Swine Barbecue Company, Enmore

A meat plate with a side of meat (and pickles).

There are two rules at Bovine & Swine Barbecue Company: don't mention pulled pork, and spell "barbecue" the correct way.

Food News | Just Open | Fri Nov 13 13:26:49 EST 2015

Shane Delia's Collingwood kebab house Biggie Smalls to open in December

Shane Delia is bursting to open his Collingwood kebab house Biggie Smalls.

Food News | Roslyn Grundy | Fri Nov 13 08:30:17 EST 2015

Just Open: Hawker Hall, Windsor

Replica street signs give that oriental buzz.

On Sunday, the doors open on Hawker Hall. But can it repeat Chin Chin's success?

Food News | Just Open | Fri Nov 13 07:41:57 EST 2015

Just Open: Form Coffee, Cremorne

Coffee at Form Coffee in Cremorne.

Cremore's latest cafe is small but it's perfectly formed.

Food News | Just Open | Thu Nov 12 13:32:00 EST 2015

Chocolate retailer Koko Black collapses

Koko Black chocolates in the Royal Arcade, Melbourne.

Luxury chocolate retailer Koko Black has collapsed into administration but administrators Deloitte insist it's 'business as usual'.

Food News | Cara Waters | Thu Nov 12 13:14:38 EST 2015

McDonald's fried mozzarella sticks send the internet into meltdown

McDonald's is adding mozzarella sticks to its US menu.

Food News | Callan Boys | Thu Nov 12 11:39:40 EST 2015

Just Open: Meatworks, South Melbourne

A former South Melbourne garage is now offering fuel of a different kind.

Food News | Hilary McNevin | Wed Nov 11 18:15:23 EST 2015

Kit Kat studio to pop-up in Melbourne

An Anna Polyviou-designed Kit Kat chocolate bar.

Chocolate lovers, here's your chance to have a break, have a one-of-a-kind Kit Kat.

Food News | Ellen Seah | Wed Nov 11 14:25:20 EST 2015

Just Open: Chrismont Cellar Door and Restaurant, King Valley

Setting among vineyards makes the most of views of the Black Ranges and King Valley.

Food News | Roslyn Grundy | Wed Nov 11 12:25:20 EST 2015

Canberra professional gardener Vicki Still reveals what she is growing at home

Susan Parsons visits Vicki Still's garden to see what the professionals are growing this spring.

Food News | Susan Parsons | Tue Nov 10 23:45:00 EST 2015

So WHO says bacon causes cancer? Bryan Martin protests with oysters kilpatrick

Oysters kilpatrick: a fiery message to the WHO.

Bryan Martin just can't believe the World Health Organisation's claim, so here is a protest recipe using Australia's best bacon from Pialligo smokehouse.

Cook,Food News | Bryan Martin | Tue Nov 10 23:45:00 EST 2015

Amateur smallgoods makers vie for Hamster of Lara award

Some of the best tastebuds in the business will put home-made smallgoods to the test at next year's Hamster of Lara competition.

Food News | Gail Thomas | Tue Nov 10 19:45:11 EST 2015

Just Open: Hoi Polloi, Canberra

Cheeseburger at Hoi Polloi.

The cafe at Old Parliament House has had a revamp.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Tue Nov 10 17:28:31 EST 2015

Just Open: Bliss and Chips - Sydney's first vegan fish and chip shop


A new takeaway is frying up vegan fish and chips in Newtown.

Food News | Callan Boys | Tue Nov 10 16:43:01 EST 2015

Last chance: Bay fish may soon be off Melbourne menus

Whole Bay-caught snapper at Cakes and Ale.

Phasing out commercial net fishing in Port Phillip Bay could mean the end of locally caught fish on restaurant plates.

Food News | Richard Cornish | Tue Nov 10 00:15:00 EST 2015

Belle's Hot Chicken coming to Sydney

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

Melbourne-based Belle's Hot Chicken is coming to Sydney's Barangaroo precinct.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Nov 10 00:00:00 EST 2015

Manly Pavilion destined for dining makeover?

Long-closed Manly Pavilion has a new operator at last. But will there be a restaurant again?

Food News | Short black | Tue Nov 10 00:00:00 EST 2015

Just open: Folonomo

When you eat at Folonomo, you can feel virtuous as well as satisfied: all the restaurant's profits go to charities.

Food News | Short black | Tue Nov 10 00:00:00 EST 2015