McEwen Is Just Down the Road from Dickson Restaurants

There are several Dickson restaurants to try while staying at your McEwen bed and breakfast. Dickson is a small town just west of Nashville in the rolling hills of Tennessee.

Whitt's Barbeque
590 Hwy. 46S
Dickson, TN 37055
www.whittsbarbeque.com

Whitt's Barbeque first opened in the Nashville area in 1978. This family operated business continues to serve beef, pork, turkey and ribs, cooked overnight on hickory coals, making it tender and full of flavor. The menu includes sandwiches and plates with all the fixings. It has a wide selection of side items including potatoes, chips, veggies and more. You can also order meat by the pound, and Whitt's will cater your events. For holidays, it will even cook your turkeys and hams. The prices are reasonable and the service is top of the line.

Mazatlan Mexican Restaurant
180 Beasley Dr.
Dickson, TN 37055
www.mazatlanmexrest.com

Mazatlan Mexican Restaurant is one of the Dickson restaurants with lots of spice. It serves authentic Mexican cuisine with special lower pricing during the lunch hour. It offers a variety of sides, meat dishes and vegetable based plates for lunch and dinner. There is so much to choose from, including a child's menu. The restaurant is an exciting, busy place, especially on Friday night, which is fajita night. You can unwind at the bar if you like, or get a booth or table. It's open for lunch from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. daily, and for dinner until 10:30 p.m.

Farmer's Family Restaurant
Suzanne Drive
Dickson, TN 37055
www.eatatfarmers.com

Farmer's Family Restaurant is one of the country style Dickson restaurants that uses fresh, homegrown ingredients. It offers a very diverse menu, but is best known for the delicious breakfasts, which are only available on the weekends from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. The breakfast buffet is only $7.29, and has more than 20 items to choose from. Farmer's Family Restaurant opens at 11:00 a.m. for lunch on weekdays. Dinner starts at 4:00 p.m. You can choose from a large selection of meat and vegetables. Lunch plates are only $7.99, and dinner plates are $8.99, as of 2011. You may decide to order from the to-go menu, and take your dinner back to your McEwen inn to eat. All of the beef products are grown right in Tennessee.

Bart's Barbeque and Catfish Cooker
211 Henslee Drive
Dickson, TN 37055
www.bartsbbq.net

Bart's Barbeque and Catfish Cooker is a Southern-style restaurant boasting the best barbecue in Dickson. It serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, and the atmostphere is comfortable with retro decor. For breakfast, you can get a variety of biscuit sandwiches, biscuits and gravy, and breakfast platters. All combos include an entree, side and a drink under $5.00, as of 2011. For lunch and dinner, try an appetizer, salad, barbecue sandwich, or a plate which includes meat and two sides. You can also get a catfish plate, made with farm raised fish, or a juicy burger. It has a kids' menu, homemade sauces, and a selection of dessert and drinks.