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Shepherd's pie makes a comeback in Sydney

Justin North's shepherd's pie at The Centennial.

In the city where no food stone is left unturned, shepherd's pie is proving a quiet hit.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Jul 21 23:42:19 EST 2014

LuMi Bar & Dining set to take over Pyrmont Ripples site


LuMi Bar & Dining is a starter for a late-2014 launch at the site of Ripples at Sydney Wharf.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Jul 21 23:30:59 EST 2014

Merivale pulls out of Opera Bar race

Opera Bar

Good news for the field of players in the race for the highly lucrative venue.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Jul 21 23:27:30 EST 2014

Lennox Hastie settles on Surry Hills site: reports

The longest recorded search for a Sydney restaurant site seems to be over.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Jul 21 23:21:40 EST 2014

Merivale's Coogee Pavilion set to open

Justin Hemmes

The assembled posse of chefs is pumping out a broad food sweep with a strong seafood line-up.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Jul 21 23:10:42 EST 2014

Sake expands to Double Bay

Sake's king fish.

Double Bay's food stocks continue to rise, as top Japanese restaurant Sake marches into postcode 2028.

Food News | Short black | Mon Jul 21 23:03:23 EST 2014

New operators hope to resurrect Rosati in Flinders Lane

Rosati pioneered Melbourne's avant-garde yuppie dining scene when it opened in 1986. New operators hope to renew the buzz.

Food News | Clay Lucas | Mon Jul 21 12:29:37 EST 2014

What's on: Melbourne July 18-20


A hearty Hungarian feast, mulled wine and shining a light on Gertrude Street. Here's our guide to the best food and drink events in Melbourne this weekend.

Food News | | Fri Jul 18 17:55:10 EST 2014

German-style winter market comes to Madame Brussels Lane

Knock off the working week with mulled wine, pretzels and sausages at the CBD laneway's night market.

Food News | Annabel Smith | Fri Jul 18 17:54:46 EST 2014

Melbourne Design Market celebrates its tenth birthday

Keep Cup's new glass and cork cup.

Bunkered down in the Federation Square carpark, the bi-annual design market is back.

Food News | Annabel Smith | Fri Jul 18 17:51:44 EST 2014

Goulash the hero at Budapest Restaurant's special Hungarian lunch

Beef goulash.

Budapest Restaurant and Palinka Bar is holding a special wine and goulash Sunday lunch.

Food News | Annabel Smith | Fri Jul 18 17:46:44 EST 2014

Gertrude Street lights up for the Projection Festival 2014

Embark on a restaurant crawl and check out the Fitzroy festival's illuminated artworks during July.

Food News | Annabel Smith | Fri Jul 18 17:45:09 EST 2014

What's on: Sydney, July 19-24

Bar Pho

Weekend-only pop-ups, wine dinners and a winter barbecue. Here's a round-up of the food and wine events this weekend.

Food News | | Fri Jul 18 17:15:04 EST 2014

Wine, dine and watch three of Australia's top sommeliers battle it out

Wine bottle

After months of decanting, swirling, tasting, spitting, and chatting; the title of ‘Best Sommelier of Australia’ will be awarded on Sunday July 20 at Pyrmont’s Osteria Balla.

Food News | | Fri Jul 18 16:40:11 EST 2014

The Farmed Table pop-up dinner at Bondi Picnic

From chef Brendan Cato at the farmed table

A pop-up dinner showcasing ingredients from the Shoalhaven district at Bondi Picnic on July 19.

Food News | Callan Boys | Fri Jul 18 16:32:21 EST 2014

Rye July at the Glenmore Hotel

Glass of whiskey scotch spirits generic
SMH Good Living whisky
Thread-Topic: Good Living

At this cocktail masterclass on July 24, learn how to make classic whiskey cocktails.

Food News | Callan Boys | Fri Jul 18 16:19:35 EST 2014

Robert Oatley wine dinner in Parramatta

margaret river cabernet

Sample some of the Robert Oatley Signature Series drops on July 23 at Parramatta’s Restaurant 317.

Food News | Callan Boys | Fri Jul 18 16:09:09 EST 2014

Bar Pho serves up Vietnamese favourites at weekend pop-up

Noodles from Bar Pho at the night noodle markets.

Bar Pho has been rocking some damn fine beef noodle soup at Bondi Markets for a while now. For one weekend-only the team will run a Surry Hills laneway pop-up, kicking off tonight, Friday, July 18.

Food News | Callan Boys | Fri Jul 18 15:47:38 EST 2014

Barbecue and bluegrass at Petersham's Oxford Tavern


The Oxford Tavern has been firing up an American-style barbecue of smoked meats and snags every weekend lunchtime since January. That barbecue, however, was just child’s play.

Food News | Callan Boys | Fri Jul 18 15:32:37 EST 2014

Just open: The Kettle Black cafe, South Melbourne

A lobster roll at The Kettle Black.

The award-winning Top Paddock team open a cafe with a produce- and technique-driven menu in South Melbourne.

Food News | Espresso | Fri Jul 18 11:27:29 EST 2014