Stories tagged: restaurants
Mon., Aug. 26, 2019, 4 a.m.
Stuart Wilson isn’t only remembered for his string of waffle houses. He saw the value of bacon grease – enough to apply for a patent in 1932 that kept it …
Wed., Aug. 14, 2019, 4 a.m.
More than a year after devastating fire, Shogun restaurant to reopen at new location in Spokane Valley
After Shogun was destroyed by a fire last year, owner Joseph Lee made a promise to his longtime customers to rebuild the iconic sushi and hibachi restaurant. Lee purchased the …
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 6:28 p.m.
A Pullman couple has purchased Cougar Country Drive-In and aims to reopen the iconic restaurant in August.
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 4:20 p.m.
Prolific Spokane chef Jeremy Hansen is headed to Philadelphia early next month after accepting an offer to be an executive chef.
Thu., July 25, 2019
Restaurants in North Idaho reported last weekend that a pizza prankster placed to-go orders for dozens of pizzas and refused to pick up the food, resulting in hundreds of dollars …
Thu., July 11, 2019, 4 a.m.
While Seattle had established itself nationwide as a culinary destination, Spokane, for many years, was often overlooked as a foodie city. But now, that’s beginning to change.
Mon., July 8, 2019, 10:57 p.m.
Knight’s Diner has a celebrated history serving breakfasts and lunch in north Spokane. More than half of that history has been overseen by Vicki and Deral Green, who have cooked …
UPDATED: Tue., June 11, 2019, 7:36 p.m.
Spokane may be getting a new Chick-fil-A restaurant near the Division Street “Y” in north Spokane.
Thu., June 6, 2019
Cafe workers in Spokane won a major labor concession: a six-day week.
UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019, 5:29 p.m.
The restaurant drew an average of 8,300 customers and sold 4,500 to 5,000 pounds of french fries a week in 2018.
UPDATED: Fri., April 26, 2019, 7:58 a.m.
100 years ago in Spokane: First aerial pictures of city show downtown from eyes of flying circus aviators
The aviators of a “flying circus” (air show) that had wowed Spokane left behind the first aerial pictures ever printed of Spokane.
UPDATED: Wed., April 24, 2019, 6:06 p.m.
Diners may soon have the chance to nibble away some of their climate guilt by patronizing California restaurants that have pledged to slash their carbon footprints to zero.
Fri., April 12, 2019, 11:42 a.m.
A New York City restaurant owner who touted her “clean” American-Chinese cuisine and derided Chinese dishes as swimming in “globs of processed butter,” sodium and MSG is renewing the long-simmering …
UPDATED: Tue., April 9, 2019, 9:13 p.m.
Orin Ford recently opened the already popular O-Ramen restaurant in downtown Pullman, where he’s been running out of bones and selling out of broth since the first day of service. …
Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 5 p.m.
The new Riverbank Taphouse at Northern Quest Resort and Casino specializes in shareables and offers 52 taps.
Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 8:15 a.m.
Restaurants are getting dinged by the convenience of Netflix, the advent of pre-made meals, the spread of online grocery delivery, plus crushing student debt and a focus on healthy eating.
UPDATED: Tue., July 24, 2018, 4:29 p.m.
Starting Tuesday, Yelp is expanding across the nation a controversial program that pulls health-inspection data from government databases and places it directly on a restaurant’s page on the user-generated review …
Fri., July 20, 2018, 5 a.m.
Students joined the Fresh Soul team for the restaurant’s grand opening on Thursday afternoon. at 3029 E. Fifth Ave., where a crowd of about 60 buzzed with anticipation for the …
Sun., June 24, 2018, 3:20 p.m.
At San Francisco’s Tawla restaurant, Muna Anaee was preparing more than 100 loaves for diners Wednesday night as part of a program that lets refugees aspiring to be chefs work …
Fri., April 27, 2018, 4:03 p.m.
At many restaurants around the country, romaine is still on the menu.
Wed., Dec. 27, 2017, 6 a.m.
Plans are in the works to renovate the Umpqua Bank building downtown at the corner of Riverside and Wall into a modern food hall with mulitple restaurants.
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017
Restaurant patrons no longer have to cram their cupboards with takeout menus in order to have access to a wealth of food delivery services at their fingertips. Here are some …
Wed., Nov. 8, 2017
Spokane already had held a successful “meatless” day at area restaurants, and now it held a “wheatless” day. “Not only were white bread and rolls off the menus, but macaroni, …
Tue., Nov. 7, 2017, 11:26 a.m.
The Trump administration is moving ahead with Obama-era requirements to post calorie counts in restaurants, supermarkets, convenience stores and pizza delivery chains nationwide next year.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
Pullman officials are hoping a new partnership with a consultant can bring much-needed retail dollars to the city.
Wed., Aug. 23, 2017, 8:38 a.m.
Japan’s Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry intends to subsidize part of the costs that restaurants, cafes and other eating establishments incur to set up rooms or spaces exclusively for smoking, …
Wed., May 31, 2017, 2:38 p.m.
A smoking ban in Czech bars, restaurants and cafes came into effect Wednesday, putting to an end the Czech Republic’s status as one of the last havens for tobacco smokers …
UPDATED: Wed., May 24, 2017, 8:21 p.m.
Spokane’s first McDonald’s restaurant on North Monroe is coming down to make room for an updated McDonald’s at the same location
UPDATED: Mon., May 1, 2017, 4:15 p.m.
McDonald’s has launched a line of premium mix-and-match sandwiches it calls Signature Crafted, a pricier option it hopes customers will bite onto despite their focus on value. The Signature Crafted …
Thu., April 20, 2017, 11:06 a.m.
Subway Restaurants closed hundreds of domestic locations last year, marking the biggest retrenchment in the history of a chain that spent decades saturating America with restaurants.