Our Story

For over 69 years, Shoney’s has been known for authentic southern dishes that are available for breakfast, lunch, supper and to-go. Today, after completing an extensive revitalization program that includes a focus on freshly prepared, innovative menu items, beautifully redesigned restaurants with flat screen TV’s and modern furnishings and the commitment to give back to the communities we serve, Shoney’s truly is better than ever. Shoney’s is a Nashville-based company with more than 140 restaurants located in 16 states. Each restaurant strives to give back and be a pillar to the community, which is the hallmark of Shoney’s culture. We support local schools, sports teams, the military, firefighters, police, EMTs and more. From San Antonio, Texas to Dover, Ohio and every location in between, our restaurants are committed to partner with the communities we serve.


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  • David Davoudpour

    CEO David Davoudpour Sponsors Career Fair in Nashville

    The chairman and CEO of Nashville-based Shoney’s Companies, David Davoudpour, personally sponsored the “My Future, My Way” Career Fair in Nashville. He was joined by Metro Nashville Public Schools (MNPS) Interim Director Chris Henson, Congressman Jim Cooper, Rita McDonald, , Director of Community & Business Engagement...

  • Shoney’s® Offers FREE All-American Burger™ to All Veterans and Troops on Veterans Day

    NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 19, 2015  — Nothing says “Thank You” like a great burger and Shoney’s will prove it again, as the iconic all-American restaurant brand will thank our nation’s veterans and troops with a FREE All-American Burger™ in what has become a beloved tradition...

  • Scott Steiner Opening Shoney’s in Acworth

    Here’s a video our new Shoney’s Franchisee Scott Steiner created of his demolition of an old Shoney’s Restaurant to make room for a renovated and fresh new Shoney’s in Acworth, GA!