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“only place open at night” 4 of 5 stars
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Rathskeller Coffee Haus & Pub
58 Stewart Street, Franklin, NC 28734
(828) 369-6796
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Ranked #13 of 72 Restaurants in Franklin
Cuisines: American, Bar, Bakery
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Miami, Florida
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11 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
“only place open at night”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

We came across this bar while walking around Downtown Franklin. Every other place in town was closed, so finding this bar that was open another hour was great.

Visited October 2012
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Franklin, North Carolina
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44 reviews 44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
“Quaint, colorful, cozy”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

I love being in the Rathskeller. The owners are warm, friendly and witty. They take care to serve great coffees and wines. I highly recommend the Rathskeller to anyone wanting a great coffee, a light meal or something refreshing from the bar. I visit on a weekly basis.

  • Visited September 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Sylva, North Carolina
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25 restaurant reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Funky eclectic bar”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2012

We visited for beverages, and had a great time. They carry interesting and different beers, and have a fun and welcoming waitstaff and atmosphere. We will be back!

Visited August 2012
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31 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 23 cities Reviews in 23 cities
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
“A Real Rathskeller”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

A great place to visit any time of day and even in the evenings. Live music on weekend nites - the friendliest staff anywhere - the food is delicious and fresh. A real fun time can be had by all.

Visited October 2011
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College Station, Texas
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“Great late night burger”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

I passed through Franklin a couple times on my most recent Appalachian Trail adventure. The last time was late at night, on my way from Fontana Dam back to Atlanta. Rathskeller was the only place around to get food...

I was VERY pleasently surprised. The burger was more well-done than I prefer, but I understand this is required by North Carolina rules... The place was packed on a Thursday night, there was a live band, and everybody seemed to be having a great time. We had our burgers and beer and headed out, but I think the party lasted a lot longer.

Visited June 2012
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