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Just Open: Hunter & Barrel, Cockle Bay

The Sydney branch of the Hunter & Barrel chain has opened at Cockle Bay.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Dec 15 00:00:00 EST 2015

Pioneering Potts Point restaurant Jimmy Liks has shut its doors

Jimmy Liks restaurant at Potts Point is closing its doors.

Lockout laws have claimed one of the pioneers of Sydney's modern Asian restaurant revolution – Jimmy Liks at Potts Point.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Dec 15 00:00:00 EST 2015

Sydney food: Northern beaches get burst of restaurant openings for Christmas

There's been a final burst of late 2015 openings on Sydney's northern beaches.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Dec 15 00:00:00 EST 2015

Is Waterman's lining up to serve lobster rolls at Barangaroo?

Lobster roll at Waterman's Lobster Co.

Waterman's Lobster Co in Potts Point may be pondering an opening at Barangaroo.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Dec 15 00:00:00 EST 2015

Just Open: Changz Canteen, Elsternwick

Banh mi served at Changz Canteen in Elsternwick.

The crew behind locally made Changz Hot Sauce have opened a canteen dedicated to burgers and bar snacks.

Food News | Just Open | Mon Dec 14 13:00:09 EST 2015

Melbourne 2015 New Year's Eve: where to get a last minute booking

After an unforgettable way to see off 2015? Here are some of the restaurants and bars in Melbourne that still have available bookings for special New Year's Eve dinners.

Food News | Michael Sabater | Mon Dec 14 12:24:08 EST 2015

Ice-cream doughnut sandwiches and craft beer pop up at The Strand, Melbourne

Shopping spree fuel: Peanut butter and dark chocolate ice-cream doughnut sandwich topped with chocolate and peanut butter.

Ice-cream doughnut sandwiches and craft beer. It's a Christmas miracle!

Food News | Michael Sabater | Mon Dec 14 12:07:12 EST 2015

Mary's and Porteno jolt Paddington pub The Unicorn back into existence

Patrons drinking and dining at the Unicorn Hotel.

The highly anticipated Paddington pub from key Mary's, Porteno and Young Henrys crew opens on Tuesday.

Food News | Callan Boys | Mon Dec 14 09:00:00 EST 2015

Vini and Berta chef to open new venue in Sydney CBD

Vini, Surry Hills. The dining room of Andrew Cibej's new venture will have elements of popular Italian restaurant.

Andrew Cibej hopes to throw open the doors by mid-year and says the new venue will be simple and humble.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Dec 14 08:00:00 EST 2015

Just Open: Luxsmith, Seddon

Chicken congee at Luxsmith.

Long-running Seddon cafe Le Chien has been reborn as a modern Vietnamese diner.

Food News | Just Open | Fri Dec 11 15:59:41 EST 2015

Alan Thompson's new venue Barista and Cook gives Green Square boom a bang

Sydney cafe operator Alan Thompson is to open Barista and Cook in Green Square in January.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Fri Dec 11 11:23:47 EST 2015

Just Open: 8Bit burgers, Melbourne CBD

Double Dragon burger at 8Bit in the Melbourne CBD.

It's on like Donkey Kong at 8bit's new CBD burger bar.

Food News | Just Open | Fri Dec 11 09:52:46 EST 2015

Just Open: Embla wine bar, Melbourne

Chef Dave Verheul and co-owner Christian McCabe at Embla.

The hotly anticipated sequel to Carlton's Town Mouse opens in the CBD.

Food News | Just Open | Fri Dec 11 08:39:01 EST 2015

Pidapipo Gelateria to open second store in Windsor

Pidapipo makes its gelato range by hand daily.

Here's the scoop: Pidapipo is joining the action at the buzzy Windsor end of Chapel Street.

Food News | Roslyn Grundy | Thu Dec 10 15:03:05 EST 2015

Boutique milk from micro dairies making a comeback in Melbourne

Ben Evans produces 37,000 litres of milk a week at his small scale dairy operation.

A new hipster micro-dairy in trendy Fitzroy has taken off, selling its boutique milk to top cafes and State Parliament caterers.

Food News,Victoria | Carolyn Webb | Thu Dec 10 15:00:00 EST 2015

Gourmet Organic Herbs ground coriander recalled over salmonella contamination

Gourmet Organic Herbs ground coriander.

Thousands of packets of ground coriander contaminated with salmonella have been recalled from Melbourne supermarket shelves.

Food News | Marissa Calligeros | Thu Dec 10 14:21:41 EST 2015

Chocolate slices for sandwiches launch in Japan

Japan's new chocolate slices.

Move over cheese sandwiches, there's a new player on the market - chocolate slices.

Food News,Special | Callan Boys | Thu Dec 10 10:13:20 EST 2015

Just Open: Biggie Smalls, Collingwood

East Coast kebab and 'hot crinkles' at Biggie Smalls.

Old-school or new-school kebabs? Try both at Shane Delia's hip-hop kebab shop.

Food News | Just Open | Thu Dec 10 00:00:00 EST 2015

Gelato Messina's new Christmas 'cake' is here

Move over panettone and puddings ... Gelato Messina's 2015 Christmas 'cake' has arrived.

Move over Christmas pudding, Gelato Messina's new dessert is even better.

Food News | Lee Tran Lam | Wed Dec 09 15:18:34 EST 2015

Just Open: Mister Paganini pizza, South Bank, Brisbane

Mister Paganini throws down the gauntlet to Brisbane's pizza restaurants.

Food News | Natascha Mirosch | Wed Dec 09 10:00:18 EST 2015