From Merivale's years-in-the-making Fred's restaurant to the first outposts for Guillaume Brahimi's Bistro Guillaume and David Thompson's Long Chim, these are the places that caused plenty of buzz when they opened their doors this year.
To round out the year, the Canberra Good Food team has put together a 'top 20 favourite restaurants' list. Here it is in alphabetical order.
It's the final week of Good Food Month and time to pull out the big guns.
Each week, creative director Gemima Cody gives her top picks.
Australia's best moments in pudding, panna cotta and pastry for 2016.
These days there's a lot more to the morning meal than bircher and bacon. Here are 10 places raising the breakfast bar.
The Night Noodle Markets are back to turn Birrarung Marr into a giant hawker market for 18 days. And this time, there are Peking duck loaded fries, deep fried ice cream bombs and more bao than you can poke a skewer at.
Post-pub food choices in Brisbane don't have to involve golden arches, greasy chicken and dodgy kebabs.
The bastard child of breakfast and lunch is being raised to new levels of fabulousness at these Melbourne venues.
Hong Kong bun star May Chow is coming to Melbourne. We round up our top bun contenders in salute.