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Bene's will open in former Top of the Line location

Germain family relocates to Spokane, opens former Shari's


August 24, 2017

Paul Delaney

Another new sign promoting Bene's restaurant in Cheney now sits above the location that was home to the Top of the Line Café for nearly four years. The former restaurant's owners are opening a new and bigger restaurant business in Spokane.

They did prove both naysayers and history wrong.

And now LaShay and Lonnie Germain are moving on from Cheney where they operated the Top of the Line Café until July 30. Next March would have been the four-year anniversary of the business.

They will open the Monroe Street Grill - a former Shari's Restaurant - at the intersection where Monroe, Indiana and Northwest Boulevard meet.

The Germains made a location that briefly housed four previous eateries a success, enough so that when the new opportunity came along they could not pass it up.

"Cheney was always meant to be a stepping stone beca...

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