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Shoney's

1306 Hwy 96 East, Franklin, TN 37064
615-790-1285
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Ranked #172 of 317 Restaurants in Franklin
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Aug 22, 2014
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English first
Honey Grove, Texas
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71 reviews 71 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This isn't one of my favorite places to eat, but Shoney's does provide a variety of food and decent service. The prices are reasonable, so there is no complaint.

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Grove Hill, Alabama
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78 reviews 78 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Probably for a reason. Service was OK. Breakfast buffet looked OK. Why are salad makings already out? Sausage links and grits were needing improvement. Biscuit and gravy was fine.

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Decatur, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

This Shoney's was a short walk from my hotel- very convenient! I got the buffet and although I'm not a fan of some southern cooking, I found plenty to satisfy me. The pork chops were especially good and I always think they have good soup- and this was true here. Very reasonably priced and good quality! I would have liked... More

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Niles ohi
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

the waite staff are all very nice. food was good.. Travis our waiter went above and beyond for us, we were asking questions if he didnt know he would find the answers for us... mostly about the best western next door..

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Pulaski, Tennessee
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

Shoney's is one of our favorite stops when traveling through Tennessee but this one was definitely not a favorite. When we arrived, one of the workers/managers "hollered" back through waiter/waitress area to ask if someone could help seat people; well, evidently whomever he was talking to misunderstood and gave a reply but the worker/manager immediately(in a harsh tone) stated "that's... More

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fort wayne Indiana
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60 reviews 60 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We stopped here for the fruit and salad bar was disappointed they did not have much for fruit only a few pieces of honey due Mellon no water melon or cantaloup.

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Lexington, ky
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

The salad dressing was way too greasy with little bluer cheese. The chicken was typical greasy and over dipped. But, it was close on a rainy night.

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Waterman, Illinois
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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

We ate here after arriving to the Nashville area late. I was surprised to see how clean the place was after a full day of business. Service was excellent with that Southern charm you expect for the area. We stayed away from the buffet, but all the menu items we ordered were excellent. Our meal was correct and it arrived... More

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Seattle, Washington
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127 reviews 127 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Stone's throw from Best Western Motel---Saturday after 7:30PM---Warm and inviting---seated immediately---choice of Menu or Buffet....we chose the Buffet---Salad Bar is fresh--- entrees included Country fried chicken, BBQ Pork ribs, Mac & Cheese, smokey collards and black-eye peas, mashed with gravies, limas, corn, green beans, all you can eat----peach slump plus Jello, pudding, fresh fruits and all the tea you can... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013 via mobile

Seafood was cold and a food poisoning potential! They charge 12 bucks for the buffet and can't maintain the food temptature. At this price you are better off traveling a mile down the road and going to a better place like red lobster for the same price! A child 10 is charged the same price as an adult even if... More

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