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Adriana Janovich

Adriana Janovich

Adriana Janovich joined The Spokesman-Review in 2013. She is the Food Editor for the Features Department, covering restaurants, bars, food, drinks, recipes and other features. Reach her on Instagram at adrianajanovich.
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FRIDAY, SEPT. 21, 2018

Tickets on sale now for Spokane River Water to Wine

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 21, 2018, 3:47 p.m.

The event is a fundraiser for the Spokane River Forum, which promotes “regional dialogues for sustaining a healthy river system while meeting the needs of a growing population,” according to its website at

THURSDAY, SEPT. 20, 2018


TUESDAY, SEPT. 18, 2018

Chef Spotlight: Seven questions and a recipe with Jesse Nickerson of Manito Tap House

Chef Jesse Nickerson is the new executive chef at Manito Tap House. He came to Spokane from Coeur d’Alene, where he was the head chef at the popular Bistro on Spruce. The 36-year-old chef is originally from Boise, where he worked in a high-end Italian restaurant. Italian and Italian-Latin fusion are his specialties. He’s been cooking professionally for 20 years.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 13, 2018


TUESDAY, SEPT. 11, 2018

Taste of Brunchkin now taking reservations

UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 4:20 p.m.

The cost for the monthly, gluten-free brunch is $22 per person, and that includes aebleskivers with jam and cream, assorted baked goods and smorrebrodkin with smoked salmon, bacon, cheeses, eggs, greens and house-pickled vegetables, all served family style with savory potato chive waffles.

MONDAY, SEPT. 10, 2018

North Hill on Garland opening pushed back

The new restaurant and bar is located in a former Masonic temple that also houses the offices of the Syngery Group, a real estate brokerage.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 7, 2018

First Avenue Coffee goes green

The high-end coffee shop was recently recognized by the Green Restaurant Association, a nonprofit aimed at helping eateries become more environmentally sustainable.


Poke Express expands

UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 5:29 p.m.

Poke Express has opened a second location. The new shop opened in late August in Spokane Valley and specializes in Hawaiian-style poke bowls.

Driving us nuts

UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 3:57 p.m.

The 26-foot-long Planters NUTmobile is in town until Monday.

Restaurant Wars takes break

UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 2:33 p.m.

Sorry, foodies. There’s no Restaurant Wars this year. The popular food festival and competition, held for the second time last fall, is taking a break this year.

TUESDAY, SEPT. 4, 2018