Jock Zonfrillo Opens New Restaurant Blackwood

It happened fast. Jock Zonfrillo's Street-ADL closed its doors on February 29 and underwent a speedy rebranding, opening two days later as Blackwood, a bistro-style space referred to as “the sibling of restaurant Orana”. It almost didn’t go as planned. Restaurateur and chef Zonfrillo had the staff, the menu and the native ingredients ready to [...]

Jock’s new restaurant, Blackwood, gives us a taste of Orana at a fraction of the cost

JOCK Zonfrillo’s new restaurant, Blackwood, almost didn’t open last Tuesday, when it was meant to. But when the chef found out his new furniture wouldn’t be arriving in time, he took matters into his own hands — flying over to Sydney to drive it back himself. “When I say I’m going to open a restaurant, [...]

Jock Zonfrillo to open Blackwood, a bistro version of Orana

Jock Zonfrillo is making big changes to his Adelaide restaurant business over the next week. The proprietor's flagship Restaurant Orana remains dedicated to exploring native Australian ingredients in bold dégustation menus, but the large ground-floor space below it on Rundle Street will run its last service as Street ADL on Sunday night. It reopens Tuesday [...]

Orana’s Little Brother Blackwood Joins Rundle Street

Put down your sandwich. You’re going to want your appetite after reading this. Adelaide’s East End is buzzing. Clipsal 500 kicks off today, the Adelaide Fringe is in full swing, Vardon Avenue is dishing up the goods on the food & wine front, and you have EVERY reason to head on in to the city [...]