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McCreary's Irish Pub & Eatery

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$$ - $$$
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414 Main St, Ste A, Franklin, TN 37064-2761
+1 615-591-3197
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 15:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 00:00
Sat 09:00 - 00:00
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Franklin, Tennessee
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Went their with family and was very pleased. Relaxing and enjoyable dining experience. Reminiscent of an old English Pub.

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Thank mbervoets
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288 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

McCreary's Irish Pub & Eatery in downtown Franklin is a great stop if you are in the area. It's located in a small, cute little building on Main Street. It is truly a gem. The bangers and mash are heavenly and I highly recommend them. They have a great drink menu, as well. This is an awesome, unique eatery to... More 

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Thank AlabamaAngel
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We visited here for breakfast one Sunday morning. Our decision to dine here was mostly made by the fact we couldn't find anywhere else open but we were very pleased with everything about our visit. Our server was nice and efficient. I can't remember what my wife had but I got the bread pudding French toast and it was amazing!!... More 

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Thank Sarah L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

This was a great atmosphere with great beers and lunch. My boyfriend loved the Sheppard's pie, and I loved my roast beef sandwich. Our server was great and attentive. He told us about many things to do in the area. Loved this place!

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1 Thank missbreebree
Mobile, Alabama
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

The corned beef and cabbage eggrolls are the best I've ever had. The atmosphere and friendliness of the staff is just as though you are in Ireland. Great eats and family friendly.

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1 Thank Kathleen A
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

Only one server and were very busy. Didn't stay because we weren't greeted or even acknowledged. Took it as to the caliber of the food and service

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2 Thank Nancy M
Cookeville, Tennessee
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

This little restaurant is excellent in every way. My wife and I were out shopping on a hot and humid Saturday afternoon when we strolled across this unexpected gem in the heart of Franklin. We were seated promptly by the maitre d' who made sure we received prompt service. The waitress was informative, professional and attentive. I had an excellent... More 

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1 Thank Matt J
Brentwood, Tennessee
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

Always our stop when we go to the Franklin Theater (right across the street). Can't go wrong with Shepherds Pie or Fish & Chips. They also have my favorite Irish beer on tap - Smithwick's.

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Thank daveallen02
Madison, Tennessee
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Well I hate to say it but if I was asked if I would come back? My answer would be: "I will yea..." (actually meaning I will not). I usually try to write good reviews, and this won't will not be mean, just honest. So upon entering we were greeted with stares, and this was including the 2 staff members... More 

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Thank diamondblu2015
Minden, NV
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511 reviews
336 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 276 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

You can often tell how good a pub is by how they pour a Guinness. Theis place did it right! Great atmosphere, tasty food and great beer. What more does one need?

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Irish, Bar, Pub, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 15:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 414 Main St, Ste A, Franklin, TN 37064-2761
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 615-591-3197

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