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    "If These Walls Could Talk...": We Chatted to the Owner of VASCO to Hear the Secret to Controlling Chaos For Over a Decade

    Sydneysiders love a venue with character — Sid Chand shares what makes his Surry Hills joint and its brand new Newtown sibling so special.

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    Lost In The Laneways

    Uncover unique watering holes and eateries tucked down some of Sydney's best laneways.

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    Now Open: Two Melbourne Restaurant Groups Have Joined Forces to Create the CBD's New All-Day Brasserie Ruby Dining

    This contemporary brasserie is the brainchild of three hospo heavyweights who collectively own eight drinking and dining venues in Melbourne — with Ruby their ninth jewel in the crown.

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    Coming Soon: Felix Street's Heritage-Listed Naldham House Is Reopening as a New Dining and Drinking Hub

    The three-storey, almost 140-year-old building will feature three venues in one, with the first two set to welcome in Brisbanites from July 2024.

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    Chef Motokichi Yukimura From Kyoto's Kichi Kichi Is Bringing His Viral Omurice Back to Australia

    This is the second time in 2024 that the Japanese chef is hitting Sydney and Brisbane to whip up his specialty dish.

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    Colombo Social's New Mum Cha Series Is Inviting Top Aussie Chefs to Cook Alongside Their Mothers

    There will be a new mother-son takeover of the Sri Lankan diner's kitchen every month, serving up an intimate one-off ten-course lunch.

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    Roma Street Parkland's Winter Food Festival Providore Park Is Returning in 2024 for Another Weekend of Picnics

    Chefs Ben Williamson and Arte Assavakavinvong feature on the masterclass lineup, and Lune Croissanterie and New Farm Confectionery will be among the stalls.

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    Sunnybank's Beloved Food Trail Is Returning for Its Tenth Edition This Winter with $2, $3 and $5 Dishes

    Start putting your spare change aside for this self-guided feast in Brisbane's south, with everything from dumplings to hot cakes on the menu.

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    Now Open: You Can Play Free Pool and Tuck Into Med-Inspired Loaded Sangas at The Continental in Collingwood

    This is a takeaway joint at its heart, but you're more than welcome to stick around and play pool with other customers.

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    Not-So-Sweet News: Sydney Favourite Donut Papi Is Closing After a Nine-Year Tenure

    Marrickville's crowd-favourite doughnut spot is bidding farewell — and to honour its nine-year-long service, it'll be bringing back its greatest hits.

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    Now Open: 170 Grammi Is the Roman-Style Pizzeria From the Via Napoli Crew That's Dishing Up Carbonara Pizza in Surry Hills

    Even when you're not in Rome, you can do as the Romans do thanks to the latest game-changing venue from Sydney's OG pizza pioneer.

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    Now Open (Again): Single O Has Extended Its Newstead Cafe and Added Coffee Flights to the Menu

    The Australian coffee roaster only launched its Brisbane base in 2023, complete with self-serve taps — and now it's nearly twice as big.

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    Coming Soon: Chris Lucas Is Bringing Two New Restaurants to Bourke Street's Billion-Dollar Office Tower in Spring 2026

    The "new-style Chinese" restaurant and "sophisticated Mediterranean" diner are slated to open in 2026.

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    Now Open: Drop by Brunetti Classico's New Coburg Concept Store for Cake Consultations and Takeaway Bites

    Either nab your favourite Brunetti torta to take home, or team up with a cake consultant to dream up your own delicious masterpiece.

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    Josh Niland's Latest Cookbook Has Won One of the Top Gongs at the 2024 James Beard Awards

    Chinese Australian food writer Hetty Lui McKinnon was also named among this year's top cookbook authors, illustrators, designers and food journalists.

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    Coming Soon: Calida Is the New 180-Seat Argentinian Steakhouse That's Getting Sizzling at South Bank

    The hospitality company behind Olé Restaurant, Mucho Mexicano and Vici Italian is adding another eatery to South Brisbane.

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    Just In: Castlereigh Street's Late-Night Asian Eatery Hey Chú Is the Latest Sydney Spot That's Closing Its Doors

    You'll no longer be able to "pay your uncle a visit" at this Castlereigh spot, which is shutting its doors before the week is out.

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    Coming Soon: ATTENZIONE! Food and Wine Is the Lively New Neighbourhood Bistro From a Fabbrica and Ragazzi Part-Owner

    Expect full-bodied drops, snackable street eats, delicious pastas and classic antipasti from this vibrant diner backed by some impressive hospitality expertise.

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    Grazeland Is Getting the Winter Wonderland Treatment with Falling Snow, Firepits and Plenty of Mulled Wine

    Cosy up by the firepits while tucking into dumplings, raclette, curries and hot jam doughnuts.

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    Now Open: Lucky Egg Is Back Slinging Fried Chicken at The Brightside Four Nights a Week

    Tuck into chicken burgers and chook pieces in the live music venue's beer garden, or pick some up from the window to take away.

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    Wine and Dine Your Way Through Winter at These Must-Try Lake Macquarie Restaurants

    Taste your way across one of the largest lakes in the Southern Hemisphere with this locally curated foodie guide.

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    It's Official: Neil Perry Has Been Named an Icon by One of the World's Top Culinary Awards

    The World's 50 Best Restaurants Awards 2024 honoured the top Sydney chef with its coveted Woodford Reserve Icon Award.

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    Coming Soon: Big Names From Grossi Group and Purple Pit Are Among the Folks Behind Med-Inspired Restaurant and Bar Orlo

    This multi-level Collingwood restaurant and bar is set to open soon within an 1880s cordial factory.

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    Coming Soon: Ciel Is the Soon-to-Open Rooftop Restaurant in The Hills Helmed by a Michelin-Trained Chef

    Helmed by Michelin-trained chef Joshua Mason, this new addition to Norwest promises stellar seafood-forward fare in lavish digs.

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    Where to Find the Best Yum Cha in Sydney

    It's a truth universally acknowledged that it is impossible to leave yum cha feeling hungry.

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    Paddington's NOTA Is Closing Its Doors After Six Years — But Another Hospitality Figure Is Taking Over the Space

    Come August, the Given Terrace restaurant will say goodbye, with co-owners and chefs Kevin Docherty and Sebastiaan de Kort focusing on Newstead's Allonda.

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    What's Open in Sydney This King's Birthday Long Weekend

    Spend the long weekend eating and drinking with friends and family at these top Sydney bars and restaurants.

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    Cheese Toast Returns: Fritzenberger South Bank Has Brought Back Everyone's Sizzler Favourite

    The Brisbane burger joint has gotten its hands on an original cheese toast machine — and you can nab a piece for free with a burg or main dish purchase for a week.

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    The Best Food and Drink Festivals to Look Forward to Around Brisbane in 2024

    Add beer, wine, gin, whisky, bacon, Japanese and French festivals to your culinary plans for this year.

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    Quay Quarter's Bar Mammoni Is Now Slinging Made-to-Order Pasta Bowls and Fresh Deli Goods

    Circular Quay spot Bar Mammoni has transformed into an all-day pasta bar and deli, dishing up made-to-order pasta, focaccia sandwiches and more.

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    Now Open: Hotel Nacional Is Hardware Lane's New Five-Storey, Totally Gluten-Free Mexican Restaurant and Bar

    The huge new CBD venue boasts a ten-strong margarita menu, a rooftop bar with city views, and an impressive lineup of tequila, mezcal and raicilla.

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    We Challenged an Editor to Eat Nothing But 7-Eleven Food Using the Menulog App For a Week

    Our writer accepted a challenge to test just how convenient a convenience store can be.

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    Now Open: South Bank Is Home to Brisbane's First Two Yolks and Finn Poke Right Next Door to Each Other

    Whether you’re keen on burgers and beers or bowls and tacos, you’ll now find them on Grey Street thanks to these two chains setting up shop.

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    On the Way: Upcoming Brisbane Openings to Put in Your Diary for 2024 and Beyond

    Brisbane is about to look a whole lot different — these are the newbies we're counting the days for.

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    Important Doughnut News: Krispy Kreme Is Giving Away 100,000 Freebies for National Doughnut Day 2024

    If you love Krispy Kreme's sweet glazed doughnuts, the best day of the year is upon us again.

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    Now Open: Spice Alley's New Japanese Quarter Is Slinging $15 Ramen and Warm Saké in Time for Winter

    A fast-paced ramen and sushi joint and an intimate manga-filled cocktail bar have joined Chippendale's popular Asian dining precinct.

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    Now Open: Mork's New Two-Storey Concept Store Is Home to Its Most-Experimental Creations

    The new site is showcasing the team's unconventional chocolate bars, elaborate drinking chocolates that never made it onto the menu, chocolate cocktail pairings and creative desserts.

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    Genre-Bending Cuisine: Black Star Pastry Is Giving Its Rosebery Spot the Izakaya Treatment for an Entire Weekend

    You'll need to pick up chopsticks on your way to this inventive pop-up, which stars rockmelon nigiri, a pomegranate molasses and yuzu 'soy sauce' and the Ari-Gateaux sushi cake.

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    Now Open: Romanello Is Serving Loaded Sangas and Pizza by the Slice Across From the Queen Vic Market

    The team is sourcing the vast majority of its ingredients from local market traders.

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    Now Open: Gitano Is the Slick Mexican Diner and Cocktail Lounge That's Bringing Latin Swagger to Double Bay

    Come for the authentic dishes from Mexico City, Oaxaca and the Yucatán — stay for the cocktail lounge, VIP bottle service and signature margaritas.

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    Cheers to the Years: Sydney Small Bars That Have Become Mainstays in the CBD Nightlife

    From hidden speakeasies to wine bars, these are the establishments we keep going back to time and time again.

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