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The Franklin Mercantile Co.

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100 4th Ave N, Franklin, TN 37064
+1 615-790-9730
07:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Thu 07:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been a few times to Franklin Mercantile Co. It's in a perfect spot on the corner, so you can't miss it. I went with my sister & father on this day and they both said the same thing I always do. It's good food, but not great. It is a soup & sandwich place, so I don't think you... More 

Thank NashvilleJules12345
Guyton, Georgia
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found this adorable diner in downtown Franklin. If you love mason jar vintage decor this place is a treat. However, The employees were less than friendly, Chilli was served with a side of Ritz cracker. No cheese, onions, or silverware. The chicken salad lacked flavor and it was overpriced. They were out of the soup of the day and... More 

Thank tc0223
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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623 reviews
451 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 266 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere and lots of tables inside to eat at. A block of the main drag so not as crazy as some other places. Typical deli fare. Would have liked to see some Southern specials.

Thank BethlehemPaUSA
Louisville, Kentucky
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19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Located in lovely Downtown Franklin Historic Shopping District...offered soups/sandwiches/wraps/paninis/salads. Very cute decor, country type decor with old tables/mismatched chairs/etc. Nice little area outside to sit if you want. Down a little side street and not so crowded. All 4 of us had very good lunches. Mables Chicken Salad was good, but could have used a bit of seasoning. Fruit cups... More 

Thank CindyLouisville
Grayson, Georgia
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515 reviews
424 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Just happened upon this restaurant: Casual deli with a variety of sandwiches and sides. Daily soup special. WiFi available. Order first and they will call you when ready. It is good and expect a wait at peak times.

Thank katork
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75 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Yummy, homemade sandwich choices, soups, and salads. Quick and convenient. Love Downtown Franklin and all it has to offer.

Thank kk4travel
Jackson, MS
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32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Freshly prepared; not a place if you are in a hurry. Sandwiches have an abundance of meats and cheese. Is a definite place to visit again.

Thank Educated-diner
Raymore, Missouri
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

I had the roast beef sandwich that was toasted with a side salad. The "side" salad was fantastic and so was the sandwich. I like that it has healthy sides since travelers often "junk out". The store did close 15 minutes earlier then their posted times.

Thank kchefkaren
Sarasota, Florida, USA
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81 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Nice for quick lunch Salad bar and soups were great Chicken Quesadillas were excellent Cupcakes next food were great as well

Thank JIJR
Mobile, Alabama
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78 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We ate both a lunch and breakfast here. The selection was good at both meals and the prices were reasonable. The food is brought out quickly. The breakfast croissant was wonderful

1 Thank runnerrich

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Soups, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 4th Ave N, Franklin, TN 37064
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 615-790-9730

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