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English first
Franklin, TN
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We live within walking distance to downtown Franklin, and nearly each and every Saturday morning, our go-to place is the Merc. The staff is friendly, the food is great, they music is enjoyable, and the clientele are familiar. We also enjoy our lunches and dinners there, too.

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Franklin, Tennessee
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18 reviews 18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We love the BLT's on Farmhouse White and some type of "chocolate disaster" dessert. Wow! Very neat little spot.

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Franklin, Tennessee
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Nice restaurant with unique atmosphere. The tuna melt was great and the service, which is just ordering at a counter and you go up to get your food, was nice. Just off Main Street in franklin

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Panama City, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We just grabbed a cupcake from next door and some fruit tea from here - it was delish and refreshing. The atmosphere is great, service was friendly. Very clean.

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Franklin, Tennessee
Top Contributor
380 reviews 380 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I have only eaten there once. Was not impressed. Had to wait in line and then wait for table. Food average. Soup not bad. Better places around.

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Tennessee
Top Contributor
137 reviews 137 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Franklin seems to have so many of these restaurant places. Mismatched chairs and tables, shabby chic decor, and miscellaneous items strew on the the walls. This is just another one of those places. The food is better than averages and the portions are generous---you could easily share. It's off Main Street so it probably gets more local customers than tourists.... More 

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Springfield, Illinois
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67 reviews 67 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

While shopping in historic downtown Franklin, a shopkeeper suggested the Franklin Merchantile Deli as a good place for lunch. She mentioned their BLT as particularly good, and since this is a favorite of my mom's, we decided to give it a try. It was fairly busy, being the noon hour, but there were tables both inside and outside, as well... More 

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Franklin, Tennessee
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44 reviews 44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

You will get an average meal here, that's all. The atmosphere is cute and I did once see Johnny Cash eating a sandwich here, but that is not enough for me. I opt for Merridee's instead.

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Franklin, Tennessee
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

They have a ton of options for sandwiches, wraps, salads and soups. The chicken salad is my favorite. They make everything in house and have a pimento cheese sandwich that's actually good. I've never like pimento cheese!

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hartford, ct
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Liked it so much that we had breakfast 2 mornings in a row AFTER attending a rehearsal dinner there! Everything is made to order with 3 kinds of fresh coffee, delicious sides to accompany wonderful morning offerings southern style. Sat outside with the locals (always a good sign) and enjoyed the scene. Also great lunch and dinner offerings. Would definitely... More 

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Additional Information about The Franklin Mercantile Co.

Address: 100 4th Ave N, Franklin, TN 37064
Phone Number: (615) 790-9730
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Franklin
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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