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99 N Main St, Franklin, IN 46131-2335
317-738-9668
Today
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Good for:
Bar scene
Dining on a budget

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  • 13
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food friendly service

Wonderful food and great service. Even though they were extremely busy, we were well taken care of. The history of the establishment printed on the menu was an interesting read.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
Edie H
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Logansport, Indiana
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Dining on a budget
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45 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Normal, Illinois, United States
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Just stopped in here with my family for pizza and wings. Driving thru IN and needed a detour from an accident on 65. No wait, waitress was nice enough. Neat history to the building. We ordered a large half cheese/half deluxe and teriyaki/sweet chili boneless wings. Everyone who came in after us received their food before us, but they were... More 

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Logansport, Indiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Wonderful food and great service. Even though they were extremely busy, we were well taken care of. The history of the establishment printed on the menu was an interesting read.

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Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015 via mobile

i have never been disappointed here. The hospitality, food and atmosphere make this a great place to spend time with friends.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

The fried fish with fritters was very good, not greasy. Pizza was excellent. Half priced wine on Tuesday! Can't go wrong eating there.

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Crestwood, Kentucky
Top Contributor
96 reviews 96 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I enjoyed my lunch here today. The waitstaff proved pleasant and the food better than expected. I will eat here again when next in Franklin.

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Franklin
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36 reviews 36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The restaurant/bar is in a historic building in downtown Franklin, IN. The staff is very friendly and they have great pizza. The other menu items are very good as well. A one of a kind destination well worth a visit.

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Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We opted to take out of town guests to the Willard on a Saturday evening just prior to a movie at the wonderful Artcraft Theater directly next door. This was our third trip to the Willard; on the first we enjoyed the pub food and decent prices. On the second we awkwardly waited in the hall until a hurried waitress... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Burrito platter was great, personal pizza had tomatoes that seemed mushy and old but all in all the food was good and priced right. Was a busy Friday night and the noise in there was extreme due to the building structure type and lack of soft goods mostly a design fault in order to keep the old time atmosphere but... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We always get the oysters and they are perfect. You get a lot for your money. You can sit outside and it makes you feel like your on vacation.

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Lawrenceburg, Kentucky
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60 reviews 60 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We stopped by only to have a snack and ended up "full". The food here is great and the service couldn't' be better. A great place to sit outside and watch the "world go by". No rush. We were there about 1:00 in the afternoon and had enough lunch that we didn't need dinner. A sure stop when in Franklin.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 99 N Main St, Franklin, IN 46131-2335
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: 317-738-9668

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
  • Cuisine: Italian, American, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

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