Orazio D’Elia, of Da Orazio is teaming up with Adam Abrams (Darlo Country Club) and Eddy Levy (The Lobo Plantation) to open a new Italian restaurant in Double Bay. Get excited for the whole lasagna.

Japanese izakayas seem to be having a moment. Yebisu just opened a bigger and better version of itself on Dixon Street. One wall is foldable so it feels like you’re sitting outside.

Elizabeth Bay favourite Sunrise Asian closed last year but it’s back with a stall at Carriageworks Farmers Markets. Expect to try produce you’ve never seen before.

If raw milk was difficult to wrap your head around, raw cheese might be more digestible. A South Australian cheesemaker has launched a raw goat’s milk cheese; it’s delicate and wrapped in vine leaves.