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Cool Cafe

1110 Hillsboro Rd, Franklin, TN 37064
(615) 599-0338
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English first
Franklin, Tennessee
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96 reviews 96 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

You can't beat their fried chicken and the best banana pudding you've ever eaten! Large portions and very reasonably prices. Excellent after church lunch on Sunday's!

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Franklin, Tennessee
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99 reviews 99 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Great place to so for after Church on Sunday or any day of the week for Lunch. Love the fried chicken and veggies... cozy casual spot that I have introduced many friends too. great spot for the young and old.

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Darien, Illinois, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

This Meat and Three has some of the best home cooking I have ever eaten. They are known for their fried chicken, but they don't serve it on Friday or Sunday, opting for catfish instead on those days. But they also have outstanding pork chops, meat loaf, Italian noodles, hot chicken, and other main dishes that you should try if... More

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Spring Hill, Tennessee
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

Great place for lunch or dinner. This is a Meat and Three that uses fresh ingredients and made from scratch dishes. Multiple main dishes daily with side choices galore. Fried chicken is the bomb. The staff is friendly and helpful. Large portions, and great value.

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Good fried chicken, good fried okra, bad: potatoes, canned green beans, flat greasy corn bread, paper plates, plastic utensils, horrid mushed up banana pudding. And the hot chicken sauce( thank goodness we only got a sample) gave us an Allergic reaction and tasted very odd. I don't commonly write bad reviews but have to warn you.

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Lebanon, Ohio, USA
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146 reviews 146 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I saw the reviews on Trip Advisor and went to try Cool Cafe. It's in a strip shopping center. Their menu is what's known in TN as "meat and three" where you stand in a line and pick out what you want. I got the salad instead. The food was very good....very fresh. I thought for about $10 the salad... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Good fried chicken & veggies; great banana pudding! Good cornbread; not full of sugar which is wonderful. Save room for dessert! Fast service; you will leave full so wear comfortable clothes.

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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We decided to go to the cool cafe in search of good fried chicken and were definitely not disappointed. However, the highlight of the meal was the wonderful banana pudding.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

This will hurt u in the stomache 'cause u will leave full. This is by far the BEST meat & 3 in min TN & is a must try if you've not yet done so. You should reallu splurge & get the meringue bannana pudding :)

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Nashville, Tennessee
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

The food is so flavorful and huge portions! Pick a serving of fried chicken or meatloaf then add a couple of your favorite hot veggies and a salad and for under 10.00 you have an amazing lunch! Much better than fast food, any day!!! Don't forget the peach cobbler. Yum!!!

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