After 55 Years, Benton's Cafe Closes Its Doors
January 28, 2021
On Dec. 27 of last year, the doors closed at Benton's Cafe after 55 years in Shawnee. It was a family-owned restaurant where everyone who entered became family, according to former owner Nancy Wright.
It all started with Wright's father, the late Robert "Bob" Benton. According to his granddaughte...