Arrow-right Camera

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Monday, August 19, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Clear Night 58° Clear


Everything tagged

Sort by:

Stories tagged: restaurant

UPDATED: Sun., June 30, 2019, 9:53 a.m.

Milford’s Fish House building to find new life as Irish pub

The 94-year-old structure sitting vacant north of the Monroe Street Bridge will soon start its next chapter when an Irish eatery based in the Seattle area moves in later this …

Amazon to shut down U.S. restaurant delivery service

Amazon is closing its U.S. restaurant delivery service, a 4-year-old business that failed to take off amid fierce competition from Uber Eats, Door Dash and others.

Then and Now: The Davenport Hotel

Twenty-year-old Llewelllyn “Louis” Marks Davenport arrived in Spokane in March of 1889 and helped manage his uncle’s restaurant. When most of the town burned down later that year, Davenport opened …

Jamie Oliver’s UK restaurant chain collapses into insolvency

Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver’s British restaurant chain filed for bankruptcy protection on Tuesday, partly due to increased competition and escalating rents in local commercial districts.

UPDATED: Sun., April 14, 2019, 8:31 a.m.

Third Avenue McDonald’s – the third location in Spokane – set for renovation

The McDonald’s on Third Avenue in downtown Spokane is planning a major renovation, according to permits issued by the city.

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:18 p.m.

Police: Man fatally shot outside Everett restaurant

Police say a man was shot and killed outside a fast-food restaurant in northwest Washington state

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 8:27 p.m.

Cougar Country Drive-In to stay closed until further notice

A post Tuesday on Cougar Country Drive-In’s Facebook page from the business’ owner says the Pullman restaurant is closed until further notice.

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 11:37 a.m.

Washington considers requirement for diaper changing stations in new restaurants in women’s and men’s restrooms

Legislature considers requiring new restaurants to make it easier, cleaner for patrons to change diapers.

UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 7:35 a.m.

California chef first American woman to earn 3-stars by Michelin

With Atelier Crenn’s recognition, San Francisco Bay Area can claim one more Michelin 3-star restaurant, and for the first time since the prestigious ranking system came to the U.S., the …

UPDATED: Tue., July 24, 2018, 12:43 p.m.

Scammer uses fake online reviews to extort restaurant

A scammer is using fake reviews to try to extort money from a Washington restaurant.

Police: Man purposefully drives car into restaurant, kills 2

Authorities say a man intentionally drove his car into a North Carolina restaurant, killing his daughter and another person and injuring several others.

UPDATED: Sun., April 29, 2018, 10:02 a.m.

Whole Foods is slammed over Yellow Fever restaurant; owner says it’s not racist

Kelly Kim and her husband wanted the name of their new pan-Asian restaurant to stand out, eschewing bland or stereotypical phrases, like bamboo, dragon and lotus. Then it hit them. …

Subway plans 500 U.S. store closings amid global growth

Subway Restaurants, the world’s most ubiquitous dining chain, will continue closing U.S. stores as it expands internationally.

Bistro owner offers gift certificate for return of cutout

A Vermont restaurant owner says he’ll give whoever returns a life-size cardboard cutout of himself stolen from an airport a $100 gift certificate to dine in.

Woman sues Oregon restaurant because of skewer ingestion

An Oregon woman seeks $500,000 in a lawsuit against a popular Ashland restaurant, contending she damaged her digestive system by swallowing a fragment from a wooden skewer.

Car plows into Honolulu restaurant injuring 7

Six people, including a 3-year-old girl, were transported to the hospital after a car smashed into a Honolulu restaurant.

The Dirt: CdA Super One undergoing $2.5M remodel

The remodel of the 67,000-square-foot building, 305 W. Kathleen Ave., will include renovation of the bakery, deli, pharmacy, and meat and fish area, and add a mezzanine with a dining …

Soul food restaurant in east Spokane gets permits

A new soul food restaurant providing life skills and job training for teenagers will begin $120,000 in interior remodel work, according to permits issued by the city of Spokane.

Downtown burger restaurant to begin kitchen work

A permit was issued for $150,000 in internal work on Incrediburger, a new downtown Spokane hamburger restaurant at 909 W. First Ave. in the old location of Dempsey’s Brass Rail, …

UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 9:45 p.m.

Eighteen dead in suspected jihadist attack on Burkina Faso eatery

Hours after suspected Islamic extremists opened fire as patrons dined at the popular restaurant where she worked as a waitress, Amy Sawadogo was still wandering around barefoot at a crisis …

Pop-up Cheetos-themed restaurant to open in New York City

Frito-Lay is getting in on New York City’s restaurant week by opening a pop-up eatery with a menu full of Cheetos-themed cuisine.

McDonald’s plans to nearly double restaurants in China

McDonald’s will nearly double the number of restaurants in China in the next five years, eventually surpassing Japan as the hamburger chain’s second-biggest market outside the U.S.

UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 6:07 p.m.

Former lieutenant colonel takes childhood dreams and turns them into Jimmy John’s franchises

At 17 years old, Barbara Richardson’s eldest daughter ate dinner at Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwiches in Seattle and immediately printed out franchising information upon returning home. She persuaded her mother …

Former restaurant owner sentenced to prison for bank fraud

A former Montana restaurant owner has been sentenced to 2

Somali survivors tell of restaurant siege by rebels; 31 dead

Islamic extremists attacked a popular Somalia restaurant in an overnight siege and killed 31 people – many at point-blank range – before they were slain by security forces, police said …

UPDATED: Mon., May 8, 2017, 9:53 a.m.

Fire damages Portland restaurant owned by Snoop Dogg’s uncle

Fire damaged a northeast Portland restaurant owned by an uncle of rapper Snoop Dogg.

UPDATED: Mon., April 3, 2017, 11:30 p.m.

Gonzaga fans take in boisterous national championship at Jack and Dan’s

They came by the dozens early in the day to pack the institution of Gonzaga basketball, the old dive once owned by Jack Stockton. They left proud of their team, …

Wine bar owners sue Trump, say Washington hotel unfairly takes away business

The owners of Cork Wine Bar in Washington, D.C., claim the Trump International Hotel is operating with an unfair and illegal advantage, and they sued President Donald Trump and his …

Pocatello restaurant owners under fire for sudden closure

The owners of a Pocatello restaurant that closed for good on Christmas Day are under fire for failing to tell employees or customers the eatery was closing.

Creator of McDonald’s Big Mac dies

The Pittsburgh-area McDonald’s franchisee who created the Big Mac nearly 50 years ago has died. Michael “Jim” Delligatti was 98.