From Our Editors
One of the most-visited restaurants in Franklin, Dotson's offers a flavorful menu. The relaxed environment and reasonable prices allow customers to focus on what matters: the perfect quality.
Many people will be quick to point out that Dotson's is known for its home-cooking methods. No specific attire is required, so feel free to dress casually and comfortably. Also, though the prices are considered to be lower than average, you aren't going to sacrifice any quality. In fact, you should be able to enjoy a good meal for $11 or $12, and can probably get in and out for $8 if you try.
When you arrive, you should check out the biscuits and gravy or the fried chicken, as either one will make a good impression. For those who are interested, the menu does feature vegetarian items. If you're in a hurry, you can always take advantage of the convenient take-out menu.
A lunch staple in the community for more than three decades, a trip to Dotson's is definitely worthwhile. Don't worry about trying to find a spot on the street, as visitors to the restaurant do have access to a private parking lot nearby. Would you rather ride there? Bike parking is also offered.