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Just Open: Harley House Picanteria, Melbourne

Just Open: Harley House Picanteria.

La Chinesca, the Chinese-Mexican diner on Collins Street, has taken a purely Peruvian turn.

Food News | Just Open | Mon May 11 11:55:00 EST 2015

Bar baron Justin Hemmes faces eviction from Coogee Pavilion

Successful hotel refurbisher Justin Hemmes is facing eviction from his latest project, the Coogee Pavilion.

Food News | Kate McClymont | Mon May 11 07:19:46 EST 2015

Moroccan Soup Bar owner to open second venue in Melbourne

Moroccan Soup Bar's legendary chickpea-yoghurt bake.

Moroccan Soup Bar owner Hana Assafiri is opening a second Melbourne business and is working on a book that will feature some of MSB's most-beloved vegetarian dishes.

Food News | Jane Holroyd | Mon May 11 06:50:00 EST 2015

Fortitude Valley's Freestyle Tout closes as Delfina's Bistro opens

Quail with tarragon emulsion.

Many diners will be missing their regular fix of sticky date pudding and chocolate sundaes after the closure of Freestyle Tout.

Food News | Natascha Mirosch | Fri May 08 14:05:08 EST 2015

Fish & Co joins Tramsheds development in Rozelle

The sustainable seafood cafe is the latest high-profile restaurant to sign on to the bustling precinct.

Food News | Georgina Mitchell | Fri May 08 10:27:13 EST 2015

Cadbury announces Vegemite-flavoured chocolate

A screenshot from the video Cadbury used to launch its new Vegemite chocolate on social media on Thursday.

Vegemite and chocolate sounds like an unlikely combination, but blocks of it will be hitting the shops next month it seems.

Food News | Georgina Mitchell | Thu May 07 15:51:29 EST 2015

Just Open: Aloha Sailor, Collingwood

The suffering bastard cocktail.

Aloha Sailor is the perfect place to pretend winter isn't coming.

Food News | Just Open | Thu May 07 15:44:21 EST 2015

Just Open: Kustom Burger, Thornbury

Diner fare: Kustom's burgers include grass-fed beef patties.

From the dashboard bar to the fender light-fittings, every piece of this diner was made by hand.

Food News | Just Open | Thu May 07 14:37:21 EST 2015

Just open: Easey's and Fare, Collingwood

Nice and cheesy: The 'Easey's Burger'.

Book ahead to eat burgers on a train carriage on a roof; it may be a junk-food-only zone, but Melbourne likes it.

Food News | Just Open | Thu May 07 11:48:58 EST 2015

OzHarvest launches food waste cafe in Sydney

Sydney chef Travis Harvey in his pop-up cafe, harvested.

A Pyrmont pop-up will use food destined for the landfill to make a gourmet menu that changes every week.

Food News | Georgina Mitchell | Wed May 06 09:30:02 EST 2015

Bryan Martin's olive and chicken salad recipe

Olive chicken salad.

Having an Italian friend who has cracking olive oil pays dividends in the kitchen.

Cook,Food News | Bryan Martin | Tue May 05 23:45:00 EST 2015

Judy and Bill Chaffey preserve the good life at Evatt


This Evatt kitchen garden is full of red, white and green garlic.

Good Food,Food News,Cook | Susan Parsons | Tue May 05 23:45:00 EST 2015

Owen Pidgeon's tips on growing rosemary and herbs in Canberra

With a little care, growing herbs in Canberra is not difficult and can result in a year-round supply of cooking ingredients.

Cook,Food News | Owen Pidgeon | Tue May 05 23:45:00 EST 2015

Today's menu: Modern menus match food trends

The menu is an installation in its own right.

Care for a menu, ma'am? Say yes, and what you will get is a million miles from the classic printed menu of yesteryear.

Food News | Jill Dupleix | Tue May 05 15:08:25 EST 2015

Spicy new spot serves chicken with a difference

Nathan Johnston, Aaron Turner, Nathan and Kate Veach are the crew behind The Hot Chicken Project.

Geelong is set to get a taste of The Hot Chicken Project, Aaron Turner's recipe for success.

Food News | Gail Thomas and Gemima Cody | Tue May 05 12:38:20 EST 2015

Piccolo: Melbourne food news

The best of what's to come in Melbourne's food and wine scene.

Food News | Hilary McNevin and Simone Egger | Tue May 05 12:09:11 EST 2015

Philippe Mouchel returns to Melbourne

The famed French chef hopes to open a pop-up cafe-bistro on St Kilda Road next month.

Food News | Hilary McNevin and Simone Egger | Tue May 05 11:25:53 EST 2015

Michelin-starred chef Skye Gyngell is back

Skye news: Michelin-starred chef Skye Gyngell at her new restaurant Spring.

She was the first Australian female chef to be awarded a Michelin star. But walked away from it. Now, Skye Gyngell's back.

Food News | Michael Harry | Tue May 05 01:00:00 EST 2015

Brooklyn Boy Bagels open cafe in Matraville

Brooklyn Heights cool comes to Matraville with the opening of Brooklyn Boy Bagels's new bakery and cafe.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue May 05 00:00:00 EST 2015

Chin Chin eyes Griffiths Teas building in Surry Hills

Melbourne restaurant Chin Chin has finally found a site for its Sydney debut.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue May 05 00:00:00 EST 2015