Luxury Cabin NC – Restaurants, Brews, Entertainment

  • Restaurants

Franklin offers a diverse choice of restaurants and coffee shops.  From locally owned restaurants to larger chains, you’ll not be without choice…  local southern cuisine, BBQ, burgers, farm to table, French, pizza, Mexican, Thai & Chinese.  There’s also Franklin’s Farmer’s Market every Saturday morning and several local vegetable stands to pick up the best local grown fruits,  vegetables, jams, & jellies.

  • Local Brews
Lazy Hiker (downtown) & Currahee Brewing (on the river) are in Franklin to sample flights, or pop into Outdoor 76 or Rathskeller and taste other NC local beers.  Grab a growler of your favorite to take with you.
  • Entertainment
Lazy Hiker, Currahee Brewing, Outdoor 76, The Rathskeller host entertainers year-round.  And, from Memorial Day to Labor Day, you can find Pickin on the Square Saturday evenings downtown.   The Smoky Mountain Performing Arts Center is also located in Franklin and they offer great entertainment throughout the year.
  • Festivals

The fun thing about being in the mountains is the many festivals in our area.  Franklin hosts their Mother’s Day weekend Gem Show, Father’s Day weekend Taste of Scotland Festival, 4th of July celebration, Appalachian Heritage Folk Festival, April Fool’s Trail Days (Appalachian Trail hikers are hosted on their way north), Pumpkinfest and the famous Pumpkin Roll, and Winter Wonderland.   Music, food and fun from spring to the holidays can be found in the Mountains.