Andy Bowdy’s cake-shop-slash-cafe opens next week. It could have been called Cakes and Kicks but he was talked out of it (sadly).

A Godfather-themed bar lands in Darlinghurst. The best part’s not the deep-dish pizza; it’s the rooftop cigar lounge that Johnny Fontane might frequent.

Burgerpalooza snares a spot in Marrickville. Doughnut fries are not confirmed, but there’s hope.

Sad news, Sydney. It doesn’t look like Master Dining is going to reopen here anytime soon. John Javier is opening a restaurant in Hong Kong.

March into Merivale returns. This year Hemmes is throwing a one-night wonder.

A Hong Kong dessert chain, Dessert Kitchen, arrives in Haymarket. Blue transparent noodles, red seaweed balls and all.