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1306 Hwy 96 East, Franklin, TN 37064
615-790-1285
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6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 11
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
So-so breakfast buffet

We had the breakfast buffet, which had a mix of typical breakfast foods such as eggs and bacon, fruit and some unusual things such as jelly and mousse. Nothing to write home about, but no complaints either.

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
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Madison, Wisconsin
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Had breakfast at this Shoney's breakfast buffet. The place was half empty, but they made us wait quite a while for a table. Not sure if they didn't have enough waitresses or what?? Tables were not very clean and service just to get a cup of coffee was pretty darn slow. Usually these places are pretty good at keeping your... More 

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Nashville, TN
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58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Industrialized factory food out of the freezer and cans. Think school or hospital cafeteria. I think they even get their salad in a bag. Stay away!

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Melbourne
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116 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We had the breakfast buffet, which had a mix of typical breakfast foods such as eggs and bacon, fruit and some unusual things such as jelly and mousse. Nothing to write home about, but no complaints either.

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Springfield, Oregon
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65 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Service was quick, friendly and efficient. Food was hot and good. It's not the Ritz, but it's a clean place that serves good American style food at an inexpensive price.

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Franklin, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Shoney's isn't one of the standbys that has an excellent salad bar that offers a wide variety of food for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Excellent burgers and the famous slim Jim sandwich.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

I am in town working and have not had Shoneys in some years- so I had to stop in... I am also on an adkins diet so steak and eggs for me. The steak (cheaper cut) was better then waffle houses steak but that is really not saying much. Staff was nice- but this place is dated badly.

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Port Charlotte, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The other day spent the night in Franklin TN and next to the motel was Shoney's. I have not been to a Shoney's for many years but remembered it was buffet style with many choices on the menu . So my wife and I were hungry after driving all day and figured have that buffet. The place was clean inside... More 

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Chattanooga
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87 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Food is average at best. Service was friendly and tried hard but restaurant had a generally sloppy appearance.

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Warrensburg MO
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

The 'country fried steak' was thin and the mashed potatoes were cold. Server was smarmy. This was about 7:30 to 8 PM on a Thursday night. If ever in Franklin gain, I'll look for someplace else.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Starting coming here on Saturday's...because of the service of most everyone, but especially Jennifer, now we come every Saturday and Sunday. Great food and clean establishment as well.

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Additional Information about Shoney's

Address: 1306 Hwy 96 East, Franklin, TN 37064
Phone Number: 615-790-1285
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Franklin
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: American, Seafood

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1306 Hwy 96 East, Franklin, TN 37064
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: 615-790-1285

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm

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