Author Archive: Johnna

Johnna Rowe is a Harlem NY native with deep roots in Washington, DC and North Carolina. All three places have heavily influenced her life and the foods she loves today. After graduating Howard University School of Law and beginning her life as a young professional in the city she was led to start Johnna Knows Good Food in November 2007 to keep family, friends and colleagues updated on where to go and what to eat while dining in the nation’s capitol. Rowe, who still practices law, leads a team of three writers to cover the ever expanding Washington, DC food scene. Rowe has been featured in print and television, appearing in Washingtonian Magazine and is a regular contributor to various local TV affiliates including WUSA 9 and WJLA’s News Channel 8.

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Etiquette Tuesday:  The Mothership Hasn’t Landed
[ 0 ] October 14, 2014 |

Etiquette Tuesday: The Mothership Hasn’t Landed

Thanks to everyone who reads the weekly rants and tails that JKGF goes through creating the content for Etiquette Tuesday.  This week, a good friend shared their experience at a local restaurant and we had to keep you in the loop: Recently, my friends and I went to this restaurant on the border between Columbia […]

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Happy Hour Buzz:  DC Noodles
[ 0 ] October 10, 2014 |

Happy Hour Buzz: DC Noodles

U Street is one of those places that is not at a loss for happy hour locations, but it is always refreshing to find a new one in the neighborhood.  DC Noodles is back!  The restaurant alongside Utopia, had closed its doors awhile to renovate and with renovations comes new menus.  JKGF visited recently to […]

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Etiquette Tuesday is Back!  This Week = Lesson #3,002 The Dry Wedding.
[ 0 ] October 7, 2014 |

Etiquette Tuesday is Back! This Week = Lesson #3,002 The Dry Wedding.

Thanks to everyone who reads the weekly rants and tails that JKGF goes through creating the content for Etiquette Tuesday.  This week, a good friend shared their experience at a dry wedding (which yours truly loathes) and we had to keep you in the loop: A friend of a friend went to a very unorthodox […]

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My Ride.
[ 0 ] October 3, 2014 |

My Ride.

Getting around these DC streets can be difficult if you are thinking about driving, which is why I welcomed the opportunity to try out Blacklane Limousine services.  Not a direct correlation to food except for the fact that you can reach your dinner date in style, Blacklane boasts an impressive fleet.  When the 7 series […]

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Brunch This Weekend:  Del Campo
[ 0 ] October 3, 2014 |

Brunch This Weekend: Del Campo

This sounds like fun so JKGF had to share.  Cheers to the freakin’ weekend! Del Campo is launching a brand new brunch this weekend. The $45 fixed price menu is inclusive of bottomless items from the a la carte menu (think bacon, egg and cheese empanadas and chorizo and egg hash) as well as bottomless select brunch […]

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