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Cork & Cow

403 Main St, Franklin, TN 37064-2719
+1 615-538-6021
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (65 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (6 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

The menu is short but diverse. The quality is very special with each dish prepared with care like a piece of art. Service is top notch attentive. The waiter and support team all are involved to make your meal special. Caring is the one best...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 24 December 2017

This is a really neat restaurant in historic downtown Franklin. The service is very good and food is good. The steaks are however not up to par with the cost. For the same or less money you can get a better steak at Morton's or...More

Thank Travel4fun9
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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Heard about this restaurant many times and tried it out with my family for a traditional pre Christmas dinner. It’s located in the historic part of Franklin on a quiet side street. The dining room was too small and crowded for me. The staff did...More

Thank Globetrotter1955
Reviewed 28 October 2017

My wife and I joined another couple to celebrate our 34th wedding anniversary and decided to try this restaurant. One of the best decisions we have ever made. This place is top notch all the way, from the ambience to the absolutely delicious food. We...More

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We went for drinks and to get the smoked oysters - incredible! A must try for oyster lovers! The restaurant is very busy so I would highly recommend reservations. The bar staff is top of the line!

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Cork and Cow is an upscale steak house that serves some eclectic offerings and standards. Service was professional, courteous and prompt. Fresh bread with a whipped butter topping was a starter and surprisingly good! We had the special (some part of the cow between the...More

Thank nashvillepaul
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

It's a more of "celebration" type place. The room is extremely small, which I actually like. Decor is Modern and totally what you expect with $11 drinks and $25 apps! Classic Steak atmosphere. Which, again I am liking! Presentation is spot on, even down to...More

Thank PorchSong615
Reviewed 13 September 2017

In all fairness, I only went one time, but the experience was SO BAD we never went back. Perhaps it was just an off night... The hostess semed as if we were "bothering her" by stopping in wihtout a reservation. The fact that it was...More

Thank Troy H
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Cork and cow is a small but charming restaurant with fare that is not only pleasing to the palette but the eye as well. Service is outstanding. The style of the restaurant combines formal (white table cloths) with casual( bull horns on the wall and...More

Thank SusieMac1995
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Cork and Cow is a very nice restaurant just off the Franklin square that offers great food and service. I'm one that likes to try everything that intrigues me on the menu. We ordered the Grilled Lamb Chops and Crab Claws for our appetizer which...More

Thank Durell C
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26 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.
Jeremy B
21 November 2016|
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Response from dsd37064 | Reviewed this property |
There is no dress code. In the greater Nashville area, jeans are always appropriate!
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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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