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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Day Tripping:  Eastern Shore, MD
[ 0 ] October 23, 2014 |

Day Tripping: Eastern Shore, MD

Getting out of dodge can be a small fortune these days, which is why I appreciate living in the District.  There are a gazillion places to get out-of-town, regroup and see something new even if it is for just a few hours.  Recently, JKGF visited the Maryland Eastern Shore to enjoy a day of wine […]

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Dishes We Love:  Wildfire’s Feta Crusted Steak
[ 0 ] October 22, 2014 |

Dishes We Love: Wildfire’s Feta Crusted Steak

The Silver Line has truly made Tysons Corner a more appealing place for me.  Being a person that lives on the train, this allows me to venture outside of my comfort zone in the District for dining options.  Wildfire Steaks, Chops & Seafood is one of those places I would not have ventured to, but […]

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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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