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J Alexander's Restaurant

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1721 Galleria Blvd, Franklin, TN 37067-1602
+1 615-771-7779
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Signal Mountain, United States
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Admittedly I'm a J.A. fan and have been to the one in Chattanooga many times. My first time to visit the one in Cool Springs and it was amazing. We sat in the solarium room with the gas fireplace. It was bright and inviting, not dark like the rest of the restaurant. I got the white bean soup of the... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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45 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We had already had large festivities over the weekend to celebrate our anniversary but wanted somewhere to go for dinner on the official date (which was a Tuesday). Somewhere not too over-the-top expensive (otherwise, it would have been Etch) but still dependably good with good drinks-- J Alexander's it is! It's always a safe bet when you don't want to... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Met a friend for dinner and had an absolutely fantastic experience. We decided to have the crab cakes as our appetizer which was a good move. I have to admit, they are quite possibly be the best I've had in my memory. I had the ahi tuna salad for my main dish which was perfectly cooked. We shared a bowl... More 

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Thank travelagentL
Chattanooga
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and great location, near the Franklin theater. That's a great movie place, adult drinks, food, pizza and fun.

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Thank Don J
Franklin, Tennessee
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

J. Alexander's can be counted on to always deliver a consistently delicious meal. Service is always top notch, food exceptional, and a wonderful wine selection. If you are hungry for a dining experience that is a step up from the norm, but won't break the bank, count on J Alex for consistency in service, taste and experience!

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Thank Dbridges143
Franklin, Tennessee
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

J Alexanders is always at the top of our list. It is also a favorite of mine to take clients for lunch. They have the best Ahi Tuna salad I have eaten anywhere. Tuna seared perfectly with a flavorful oriental dressing and wasabi to compliment.

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Thank jtimothy13
Franklin, Tennessee
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to meet with friends and family for a delicious meal. The steaks are great, the service is great, and the ambiance is very special.

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Thank Len L
Chicago, Illinois
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29 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First experience here and it was worth every bite! I enjoyed the chicken salad sandwich and the wild rice with orzo. Amazing!!! So delicious! The family member with me enjoyed the fish tacos--said "best I've ever had!" Definitely recommend this place! The fireplace gives it a warm ambiance. Waitress Samantha was very attentive. She filled our water glasses practically every... More 

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Thank toothfairy0904
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My first time at J.Alexanders, and in Franklin! I was traveling alone on business, and was ready for dinner. My stomach was still on EST, so I was ready to eat at 5:30pm! I walked in to a bustling lobby. I guess the good people of Franklin also like to eat dinner at 5:30! Two hostesses were at the stand,... More 

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GVA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The steak is really excellent especially for a European. Incredible texture and à point cooked. The artichokes are a challenge for a European, as they were not edible. I would come back only for the steaks and this time with a table reservation.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1721 Galleria Blvd, Franklin, TN 37067-1602
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 615-771-7779

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?