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Rathskeller Coffee Haus & Pub

58 Stewart St, Franklin, NC 28734-3000
+1 828-369-6796
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“quiche” (4 reviews)
“cheese bread” (2 reviews)
“scones” (2 reviews)
American, Bar, Pub
58 Stewart St, Franklin, NC 28734-3000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fine gathering place and they serve great coffee at a reasonable price. If you want to chat and be downtown, listen to music at select times then this is a great place. If you are looking for a substantial meal not just...More

Thank dkpruitt
Reviewed 5 October 2018

The atmosphere is low key and relaxing. Natasha and Adam are very friendly and will create a drink you will be happy with. They have great snacks such as muffins, scones, cheese bread.

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Natasha and Adam make everyone feel like family. Great baked goods, coffee drinks and entertainment on the weekends, Play foosball, cards, Wifi

Thank Dabrielle W
Reviewed 25 June 2018

I went to this place again with my sister and it always has the kind of vibe that brings out memories. There is a uniqueness about this location which is very attractive. They have yummy root beer floats. :) I highly recommend this little coffee...More

Thank kseam6259
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped in Franklin after a day trip and we wanted something to drink at a local pub. We trusted TripAdvisor and we entered the Rathskeller. It was well worth it! The ambience is very cozy, mellow, relaxing and well-designed, with huge flags on the...More

Thank Erik8519
Reviewed 27 August 2017

The coffee drinks are ok, but very similar to almost eery other college town coffee house I have been to. Staff is friendly and seems skilled. There was a dog on premises, so be aware if you have allergies this may not be the place...More

Thank Travelin_T-Man
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We had heard great reviews and finally took the opportunity to stop in at the Rathskeller Coffee Haus. What a find! We had the broccoli and cheddar quiche. It was exceptional -- very light and flaky crust, fresh ingredients and a BIG piece for each...More

Thank Brenda T
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Good coffee spot with evening music. Nice place to relax, get out of the heat and play some board or card games.

Thank davidloew
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here for a quick glass of wine & got to listen to some great folk music. She was getting ready to stop but played several more songs for us. Very friendly...great place to wind down after a long day!

Thank lchelsea
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I love Rathskeller. I can always go in there and find a friendly face, an amazing homemade cookie, and my very own cup on the shelf.

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Dale F
15 July 2017|
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22 October 2016|
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Response from XelaGringa | Reviewed this property |
Bagels and cream cheese, not sure what else
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 Stewart St, Franklin, NC 28734-3000
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 828-369-6796
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