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Ms Lois' Restaurant

145 Highlands Rd, Franklin, NC 28734-2709
+1 828-369-8628
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
145 Highlands Rd, Franklin, NC 28734-2709
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I were looking for a place for an early dinner and found Ms. Lois' Restaurant on Trip Advisor. We have owned property outside of Franklin for several years but due to work obligations, seldom visited and have been looking for a "go...More

Thank Brett R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for breakfast since it was rated so highly. It's a small diner. Fortunately, we got the last table available. I ordered one of the specials, which was an omelette with swiss cheese, mushrooms and I think onions. Normally, when I've gotten omelettes,...More

Thank Narepa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were seated right away and 3 different servers offered to get drinks or take our order within two minutes. Unfortunately the service went downhill from there. We and two other tables waited way to long for our meals. When our meals did arrive, fried...More

Thank Jack-n-Jill-1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at Ms Lois' for supper our first night in Franklin. We were not disappointed. The restaurant was clean, our server was delightful, the food was good and came to the table hot (a plus for me). You could tell it's very popular with...More

Thank BeachGrandmax4
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Basic home cooked meals. They only take cash so bring enough. Four of us ate well for $40. Go for the special and you will be happy

Thank UncleBill
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Ms Lois is a landmark, they serve simple good food. They don't pretent to be 4 star, they serve us working folks and we love them.

Thank OnVacation2015
Reviewed 23 September 2017

I enjoyed my lunch at Ms. Lois Restaurant when we visited during our evacuation from Hurricane Irma. They are welcoming and our waitress was excited about serving us a good meal. I got the 4 serving vegetable plate with cornbread and unsweet tea. Everything was...More

Thank DrJoe4316
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We love home cooking... so we eat it often when we travel... this place ranks at the top of our list! It was amazing! My husband ordered a grilled cheese sandwich with tomato and ham, it was so thick I don't think I could have...More

Thank MrsR212
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I can't understand why anyone would give this place anything less than a five... The food was fabulous, our waitress, Mackenzie, was sooo pleasant, and made us feel so welcome... we will return tomorrow for breakfast... if it's anything like lunch, we're in for a...More

Thank DRehders
Reviewed 31 August 2017

When we can't make our mind where to go this is the place. Best home cooked meals and it has never failed us. Sit down and enjoy.

Thank kemomom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 Highlands Rd, Franklin, NC 28734-2709
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 828-369-8628
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