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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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Sun - Thu 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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48 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

I use a walker and the hostess at the front counter (Brook) just stood there and watched my struggle to open the door. When I finally got into the restaurant, I told her "thanks for watching me struggle with the door & not helping me" she then laughed and said "oh i thought the guy behind you was helping you".... More 

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Thank Ginny O
Cincinnati, Ohio
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Unless you are really hungry or in a hurry..pass this one by. I dropped in about 7pm..there were only 4 other people in the place. Food was below what you would expect from Shoney's

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Thank klkitchen
Hagerstown, Maryland
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164 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

In a hurry as we prepped to leave Franklin,we stopped at a Shoney's to wolf down a plate or two off the breakfast bar. The Shoney's in our area all closed,so this was a special treat.... The bar was light and bacon was in short supply with the servers not in a particular hurry to add more. Waitress was nice,but... More 

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Thank ThoughtsofRS
Louisville, Kentucky
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015

Clean, server very friendly an efficient. Salad bar very reasonably priced. Not all that good, should have ordered from menu.

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Thank Travelor415
Madison, Wisconsin
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64 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 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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Thank Consumerwise
Nashville, TN
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95 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 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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Thank ChefKaren7
Melbourne
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148 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 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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Thank trainsem
Springfield, Oregon
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80 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 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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Thank Frenchladi
Franklin, Tennessee
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1,047 reviews
630 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 262 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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Thank Houston N
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92 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

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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Thank Matt C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1306 Hwy 96 East, Franklin, TN 37064
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: 615-790-1285

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?