If you’re looking to slow down and experience southern sophistication, Franklin is just the place for you! From our nationally-recognized historic Main Street and local distilleries to Civil War history and shopping, you will find yourself getting lost in a new adventure in a picturesque setting.

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Franklin Mercantile Deli

Graeme and Corrie Asch built their home in Leiper’s Fork in 1998. One year later, they opened The Franklin Mercantile Deli in Historic Downtown Franklin, TN. They both come from large, southern families with great cooks. Graeme grew up in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and likes his food to have more “zing”. Corrie grew up in Dickson, […]

Frothy Monkey

A restaurant & coffeehouse serving coffee, breakfast, lunch, dinner, beer, wine, cocktails. We bake our own bread & pastries, roast our own coffee. Frothy Monkey has been a staple in the Nashville community since 2004. Our chef driven menu offers breakfast, brunch every day, kids menu, lunch + dinner with expanded beverage offerings including coffeehouse […]

Americana Taphouse

Americana Taphouse offers traditional food with a robust selection of craft beer in a fun, relaxed, family environment that will appeal to any generation. The menu features Southern takes on American classics like burgers, sandwiches, tacos and creative entrées thoughtfully curated to pair with the 24 beers on tap. 94 E Main St, Franklin, TN […]

Ruby Sunshine

Ruby Slipper Restaurant Group brings the unique flavors and hospitality of New Orleans to everyday breakfast and brunch. 231 Public Square, Franklin, TN 37064 (615) 716-3711 We are OPEN for dine-in table service M-F: 7:30am-2pm and until 3pm on weekends.

THE GRILLED CHEESERIE

OPEN DAILY 11AM – 9PM Created by husband and wife team Joseph Bogan and Crystal De Luna-Bogan, a Le Cordon Bleu trained chef, The Grilled Cheeserie is Nashville’s favorite food truck turned brick & mortar restaurant with 2 more locations coming late spring / early summer 2019. They serve up gourmet grilled cheese melts and […]

CORK & COW

Chef Jason McConnell opened Cork & Cow in 2011. Our restaurant emphasizes both great steaks and wine. Cork & Cow features over 100 bottles of wine, an exceptional cocktail program, extensive cuts of steak and exceptional seafood. The menu changes up to eight times a year to showcase the season’s best offerings. Ingredients are sourced locally as […]

PUCKETT’S

Puckett’s roots stretch way back to the 1950’s and a little grocery store in the village of Leiper’s Fork, Tennessee. Ever since then we’ve been focused on providing friends, new and old, with great food and Southern hospitality. Six restaurants later, that aim still rings true. Puckett’s has built a name on hosting live, local […]

Merridee’s Breadbasket

Merridee’s Breadbasket is a bakery and restaurant located in downtown Franklin, TN. Merridee McCray, the founder of Merridee’s Breadbasket, grew up baking breads, pies and sweets from scratch with her mother. It was a tradition passed on to her by her grandmother, Anna Maria Faust, who once served as head cook for the Pillsbury family. […]

Gray’s on Main

332 Main Street, Franklin, TN 37064 Set in a ca. 1876 Victorian building in Historic Downtown Franklin, Tenn., the Gray Drug Co. was a landmark pharmacy here for nearly a century. In 2013, after careful restoration, the three-story GRAY’S on Main was unveiled, honoring Tennessee’s cultural heritage through fresh spirits, flavors and sounds. Eclectic and […]

FACTORY AT FRANKLIN

Built circa 1929, The historic Factory is  a complex of 11 depression-era factory buildings which have been renovated into one of Tennessee’s most unique shopping, dining, and entertainment venues!  Restaurants, antiques shops, art galleries, one-of-a-kind retail stores, theatre, working artisans, farmers market and much more. GROUPS: Groups enjoy The Factory as a shopping stop with lunch […]

LOTZ HOUSE

The Lotz House is TripAdvisor’s No. 1 rated attraction in Franklin. Lotz House is located in the heart of downtown Franklin at “ground zero” for the Battle of Franklin, which was a pivotal battle in the Civil War on November 30, 1864. The house was built in 1858 by German immigrant Johann Albert Lotz. By […]

CARTER HOUSE

In 1830, Fountain Branch Carter built a brick farmhouse just south of downtown Franklin for his small family. On November 30, 1864, the Battle of Franklin raged across the fields south of town, scarring the landscape, claiming the lives of thousands and changing life on the Carter Farm forever. Fountain Branch Carter’s son Tod was mortally […]

CARNTON

On November 30, 1864, Carnton was witness to one of the bloodiest battles of the entire Civil War. Everything the McGavock family ever knew was forever changed. Carnton was built in 1826 by former Nashville Mayor Randal McGavock (1768-1843). Throughout the 19th century, it was frequently visited by those shaping Tennessee and American history, including […]

GREAT AMERICAN MAIN STREET

There’s a reason the heart of this storybook town has been designated a Great American Main Street and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Located just 17 miles south of Nashville, Franklin is a place that offers a getaway from the expected. This gem that runs through the heart of a 16-block […]

MASTERS & MAKERS

Explore the Masters & Makers Trail that winds through the scenic beauty of the Williamson County countryside that bore witness to history and has produced the cherished traditions passed through the generations. Along the trail visit with the masters of making wine and spirits at the county’s winery and distilleries. Immerse yourself in the culture […]

GRATIDUDE RANCH

Gratidude Ranch is a rustic, timeless place. Once you enter, get ready for a magical experience! Less than 20 miles south of historic downtown Franklin, TN and approximately 10 miles from Leipers Fork, Gratidude Ranch is conveniently located near many attractions that you would want to see during your visit to Franklin, Tennessee Gratidude Ranch […]

LYRIC AT LEIPER’S FORK

The words of a song- the lyrics- have a way of evoking emotion, inspiring us and even taking us back to a certain place or time in our lives. This is the same feeling we get when we turn onto the winding country roads that lead to Leiper’s Fork and eventually to a secluded home set on […]

Ching Asian Bistro

188 Front St #104, Franklin, TN 37064