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Willard Restaurant

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American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
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99 N Main St, Franklin, IN 46131-2335
+1 317-738-9991
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri 11:00 - 00:00
Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Findlay, Ohio
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a group of about 10 people. The place wasn't super busy when we arrived but our food took quite a lot time to arrive. Food was just okay, nothing that really stood out.

Thank DaxelF
Level Contributor
18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Good food good atmosphere and service was fair. Shared some "bar food" with my love and watched the football game. Even has local beer on tap. With the go.

Thank Jessica G
Franklin, Indiana
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Service is very poor went through a weekday not remain people the pizza was OK not as good as it used to be not sure what's going on there

Thank Stephanie R
Valparaiso, Indiana
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

As Hoosiers, we have felt it our responsibility to track down some of the best breaded tenderloin sandwiches in the state. We have tried restaurants and bars all over the state and none can compare with the sandwich provided at The Willard. We thought it was well worth going out of our way to try it. The atmosphere in the... More 

Thank Stu S
Glasgow, Kentucky
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Our quest to find the best Hoosier breaded tenderloin sandwich has been satisfied at the Willard. Great atmosphere, relaxed, great food.

Thank ppqlily
Granger, Indiana
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This is a converted home that has good bones. The staff were nice, the food was decent. The atmosphere is the best thing about the establishment.

Thank bill767
Greenwood, Indiana
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The only reason I gave this place a one is because it wouldn't let me rank it with a zero. Such a lousy experience. Our family was in town and decided to stop by for lunch. It was not busy at all. Both the inside and the patio were dirty. The high chair brought out for my daughter was filthy,... More 

Thank mattali716
Portage, Wisconsin
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141 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

We had Lunch here and it was very good, the staff was a lot of fun. The Cocktails were made just right We enjoyed all the interesting facts about this place that the staff shared and we strolled around looking at the Original Staircase and other interesting artifacts. After we walked down to the Downtown area and found some really... More 

Thank Bob J
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

It's a neat old building with a lot of outdoor seating. The inside is a bit confusing. When you walk in there are signs to seat yourself but it's a very small dining room. There are stairs leading up but not sure if guests are allowed upstairs or not. Not sure if there is more seating up there. There is... More 

Thank Indylulu2
Indianapolis, Indiana
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

3 of us stopped at Willard Restaurant today (Sunday, Sept 11) for lunch, about 130pm. We sat outside since it is a beautiful day and most tables were occupied on the patio. After a long time (10-12 minutes), the server finally came to our table, apologizing for the wait. Unfortunately, that was the shortest wait. It took over 45 minutes... More 

Thank lrknez

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 N Main St, Franklin, IN 46131-2335
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 317-738-9991

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