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Cheney businesses reopen during Phase 2

June 8, 2020

  Several Cheney-area businesses are back open during Phase 2 of Washington’s four-phase reopening plan.   Phase 2 allows restaurants, hair/nail salons...

A group of EWU students enjoying their meal at Gerardo's.

Cheney Eats: The Easterner’s top choices for on and off campus dining

October 2, 2019

Gerardo's Authentic Mexican Food Gerardo’s Authentic Mexican Food is a restaurant that is known across Cheney. It has a large menu, with multiple options to cho...

M.R. Piggy's parking sign gives patrons an idea of their dining options, though the restaurant offers more than swine-centered service. M.R. Piggy's also offers chicken, pastries, and gluten-free options to appeal to a wider range of visitors.

M.R. Piggy’s BBQ Cafe opens in Cheney

February 6, 2019

As local favorite Rokkos Teriyaki & BBQ closes its doors, a new restaurant rises up to give Cheney residents the barbecue goodness they crave.   M.R....

A sample plate of some of the entree possibilities at Lenny's. Every single recipe on the menu was created by owner/chef John Maticchio | Mckenzie Ford for The Easterner

From Italy to Cheney

February 14, 2018

One of the oldest restaurants in Cheney, Lenny’s has served traditional Italian cuisine for over 20 years. The restaurant’s menu is massive, with ove...

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