The history of Franklin County is showcased in the local food & drink. From the county’s strong presence of local dairy farms to its heritage of being the Moonshine Capital of the World, you’ll find these flavors incorporated into restaurants, breweries & distilleries.
There are also numerous restaurants that specialize in delicious comfort food, carrying on family held recipes for generations that were shaped from an agricultural way of life.
Following a day exploring the outdoors or a pre-show meal before a live performance, you’ll always have a delicious experience in Franklin County.
Below is a list of spots for food & drink in Franklin County.
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