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Brickyard Cafe

€€ - €€€Italian, American,
205 W Cedar St, Franklin, KY 42134-2125
+1 270-586-9080
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“jambalaya” (7 reviews)
“pasta” (7 reviews)
“bread pudding” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, American, Bar, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
205 W Cedar St, Franklin, KY 42134-2125
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I found this little place on the square and we thought it looked like a great place to try. We were both very impressed! The staff was so friendly and informative. The food was absolutely delicious!

Thank Melony P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An old building with a variety of artwork on the brick walls. Food was excellent (jambalaya and rattlesnake pasta) and the waitress was friendly and attentive. You can sit in the large bar area at a window looking out on the street or in a...More

Thank LAP08
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Can’t go wrong with TripAdvisor. Just finished a great cheeseburger and one of the best bread puddings I have ever had. You could actually taste the bourbon in the sauce. Had an IPA from a Louisville craft brewery and since it was Kentucky Derby weekend...More

Thank Donald W
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped at this cafe after finding it on google maps on where to eat. We stopped late morning around 11ish and found the place not busy, however, they were short staffed and only 1 waitress working between the bar and cafe. So service was...More

Thank FtMacTompkins
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

The food here was really good but the service was not all that it should be. There were a couple of events going on that same evening so I think they just over extended themselves and perhaps didn’t plan well. But our waiter was slow...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Great food and ambience. Dined on St Patrick's Day and had their Shepherd's Pie special and wasn't disappointed. This was our second time there, and my wife got her "usual" mac & cheese with shrimp, and she didn't have to twist my arm to help...More

Thank V_B_Z
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

This place become a staple for me. I love the food, and the service is always on point. Christina is one of the best servers there in my opinion because she is always so friendly in a classy and professional way.

Thank t3315
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Loved the inside decor of this cafe. Food was great at a good price. Service was excellent. I’ll definitely be going back.

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Had a great time here. Service & food were excellent! We had shrimp and andouille sausage appetizers and a tasty pasta dish. I had a salad with their basil pesto vinaigrette. Delicious! I love pesto and that was incredible. Our server, Christina was so incredibly...More

Thank DSalFuel
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Went to Franklin, KY for a little antiquing and afterward headed to Trip Advisor for suggestions for an early dinner/late lunch. The Brick Yard Cafe looked to be a nice choice. The restaurant is in an older building just kitty-corner to the town square. Inside,...More

Thank BONGO56
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 W Cedar St, Franklin, KY 42134-2125
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 270-586-9080
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Brickyard Cafe Franklin has been the local favorite for more than 10 years. We are proud of our house made bread and dessert,gourmet pizzas, hand carved steaks, and fresh seafood dishes. On Friday evenings Brickyard offers live music. Mixologist is on duty and ready for a challenge!!
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