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Willard Restaurant

) #4 of 61 Restaurants in Franklin €€ - €€€ American, , Pizza
99 N Main St, Franklin, IN 46131-2335
+1 317-738-9991
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“wings” (17 reviews)
“pizza” (49 reviews)
“tenderloin” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
€€ - €€€
99 N Main St, Franklin, IN 46131-2335
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The best food, drinks and atmosphere around! If you have to wait for a table (likely on a Friday/Saturday night) it will be WELL worth the wait. Our favorites are ANY pizza or their traditional bone-in wings. No one else can ever compare. Check out...More

Thank katejs17
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the restaurant at noon on Friday. First time in Franklin and the outside seating looked attractive. Nice atmosphere. But then the trouble started. When the waitress came to ask for our drink orders, I made the big mistake of asking about a microbrew that...More

Thank indykat
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This used to be our favorite place to go for a date night or family meal. The last two times have been the worst. Two months ago we swore we wouldn't be back after they threw our raw teriyaki wings back in the fryer instead...More

Thank AJ S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We love going to The Willard but we mostly do it in warmer months so we can eat out on patio. They have good food and friendly service. My husband really likes their tenderloin sandwiches!

Thank Nora D
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Very good food nice atmosphere. Ate out on the sidewalk on a gorgeous May Day. The steak salad looked very tempting so I tried that. Very good salad was filling but light enough to make the ride home. Place was a little busy and service...More

Thank Walter G
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Wife and I had dinner there and it was mostly a nice experience. Our table was wobbly, but the server fixed it on the spot after we pointed it out to him (twice). We each had a beer, but had to request water twice from...More

Thank F1195DQalank
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Heard a lot about The Willard so we gave it a try. Word is they have a very good breaded tenderloin and that their pizza is great. Well...I'll agree on the tenderloin. Pizza no so much. Tenderloin was very tender, crisp and flavorful with lots...More

Thank sdstyer33
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Ordered pizza and it was good but I was not overwhelmed. Someday I am going to order a pizza and I will be overjoyed with the food. The crust was thin and lots of cheese as it was a special. Just a good pizza not...More

Thank ParTcake
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I called a couple of weeks in advance to set up a group reservation for 15-20 people. I even called them that afternoon to confirm that we had 20 people coming. We got there and we had only one server who was also working other...More

Thank Heidi M
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Our organizer called ahead to make sure they could handle a group of 20 and calls a day or 2 in advance to confirm the size of the group..we all arrived at just before 7..we began getting our food at 8:23...waay too long...we had to...More

Thank charles m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
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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