The staff here at Bald Head Realty LOVES to eat! In fact... we've tried them all. Below is a list of Franklin NC's restaurants, sorted by category... and staff picks are highlighted. Click on any underlined restaurant to be taken to their website. By the way... what's for lunch, Melissa?!
Kountry Kitchen on 153
351 Carolina Mountain Drive
Office: (828) 524-6209
Fatz Cafe of Franklin
107 Sawmill Village Lane
Fatz is one of the few "chain" sit-down restaurants in Franklin. Really great food, and there's also a nice sportsbar. When you've been in Franklin too long and need to feel like you're in the city, go to Fatz!
US 441 South
When everything else in town is CLOSED, head to Huddle House! Friendly environment and great breakfast and American-style food.
Motor Company Grill
86 W Main Street
American food in a fun and friendly retro atmosphere... pet-friendy patio dining!
Mrs. Lois' Restaurant
145 Highlands Street
The best home cookin' in Macon County... at least according to the Bald Head Team! Great burgers!
Mulligan's Bar & Grille
579 Depot Street
Franklin NC's favorite sports bar! Great food and a fun atmosphere... family friendly until 10pm and then you can get the party started with live music most weekends!
Shoneys of Franklin
1000 Georgia Road
What could be better than breakfast all day?! You'll also love the buffets!
Stamey's Cafe - Staff Favorite!
1111 E Main Street
The Bald Head's favorite breakfast! Great omelettes and daily specials... breakfast served 'til closing!
Sunset Restaurant & Catering
498 Harrison Ave.
A local favorite for country and family-style food! Daily specials that you're sure to enjoy as you meet your neighbors.
Caffe Rel - Staff Favorite!
457 East Main Street
Who would guess that one of Franklin's BEST restaurants would be located adjoining the Hot Spot gas station?!! In fact, Febuary 2019, Caffe Rel was featured as the top-rated restaurant in North Carolina in USA Today 10 Best. Amazing, French-inspired cuisine in a casual setting with good prices... we stop in on this restaurant often!
Lucio's Italian Restaurant
313 Highlands Rd.
You may think twice before you bring a date here... great atmosphere, but you can't resist the amazing GARLIC rolls! Yum!
The Pizza Factory
1024 Georgia Road
Toll Free: (866) 482-2386
Take the kids to this pizza joint attached to the Fun Factory!
Sandwiches and Light Lunches
Thai Paradise Restaurant - Staff Favorite!
3078 Georgia Road
We order Thai every Wednesday. You can't go wrong with the Basil Rolls and Kelly swears the green curry tofu or chicken with cashews is to DIE FOR!
Sakura Grill and Sushi Bar
68 Highlands Rd
Great atmosphere and unexpectedly good sushi! Sakura offers hibachi-style meals, as well as lunch specials... definitely give them a try!
305 Highlands Road
Great lunch specials, and Kelly loves the fried tofu dishes... Mmmm.
109 Commons Drive
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