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Cork & Cow

403 Main St, Franklin, TN 37064-2719
+1 615-538-6021
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“gnocchi” (20 reviews)
“steak” (69 reviews)
“ny strip” (8 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
403 Main St, Franklin, TN 37064-2719
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dropped in without a reservation and were greeted with warm smiles and great service. The food was excellent. The filet was tough but the taste was good. The servers were super friendly and knowledgeable about all of the menu and were great to make...More

Thank melissajv
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We meet up with a friend in town and we’re able to have an amazing meal along with a perfect atmosphere for catching up. The cocktails as always were the best.

Thank rdonner2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Top notch ... the Wagu beef was amazing as is the filet and home cooked bread as well. They also have an excellent cocktail menu, I had the mule ... we booked a reservation through open table, fast and easy. The staff were very friendly...More

Thank Brian L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed visiting this fantastic spot with two clients for dinner. The ginger lemon old fashion may be the best old fashion I have had... simple and well prepared. The gnocchi was absolutely delicious. We also shared the peach cobbler - highly recommend. Lastly, the service...More

Thank Liz S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wilder was amazing server. It was our first visit to Franklin and he made it very special Food was very good and the hostess out us on a wait list and made it happen for the time that worked best for us

Thank Jtothe9
Reviewed 16 September 2018

I live in Franklin and I thought it might be useful to have a brief local perspective and ranking on the best restaurants. The Cork and Cow is the best local restaurant and the most expensive. If you love steak then this is the place...More

1  Thank Greg B
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Cork & Cow has great food, and the best bar in Franklin. The bartenders are superb, remember your name, and locals gather there and always see friends. Check out the daily specials and the great steaks.

Thank David G
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Extensive wine and cocktail menu. High end service and presentation. Excellent Seasonal Specials. Expensive, but well worth the money.

Thank 672jefferya
Reviewed 20 May 2018

I LOVE the food here. In my opinion, its the West Coast response to Grays on Main. This restaurant seems mainly to be a bar WITH a restaurant attached because you have to pass the bar (which can get pretty crowded) to get to your...More

Thank Robbie G
Reviewed 19 May 2018

We visited with family and friends over the weekend of Steeplechase while staying in Franklin. It was an excellent choice, with great choices for everyone's palate, excellent cocktail menu, and wine list, and extremely attentive serving staff. The steaks according to family members were excellent....More

Thank Elizabeth F
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16 August 2018|
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Response from Conductor40 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they permit you to bring your own wine and they charge a $15 corkage fee providing it is not a wine that is on their wine list. You would need to call ahead and ask them what you want to bring to see if they sell it... More
25 December 2016|
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Response from Jo4166 | Reviewed this property |
We didnt have one the night we went. There were 3 of us and it was a Tuesday Evening. We were seated right away.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 403 Main St, Franklin, TN 37064-2719
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 615-538-6021
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