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Saffire

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230 Franklin Rd, Franklin, TN 37064-2256 (Liberty Pike)
+1 615-599-4995
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Spring Hill, Tennessee
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115 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I really enjoyed Saffire. The atmorsphere, calm and inviting. The service, excellent! The food and drinks were delicious. I would definitely come again!

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Thank natalieh2006
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My co-worker and I were headed to one of our anual networking events and decided to have dinner at the Saffire first. For the appetizer we ordered the bang bang shrimp, and it was delicious. For dinner I had the creole shrimp and grits which were good, however, the sauce did overpower the shrimp and grits making it somewhat soupy.... More 

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Thank Keeley G
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Located inside the factory, this restaurant has always had great food. They also have some very interest adult beverages . The atmosphere is rustic/industrial and prices are within the normal range for upscale eateries.

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1 Thank David and there... M
Spring Hill, Tennessee
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36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you for treating our group of nine like family. Great bang bang shrimp. The food was not only beautiful but delicious too. Great live music for a Saturday night. Loved the shrimp and grits.

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Thank AuntV
Brentwood, Tennessee
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to dinner at Saffire last evening for the first time in several years. Our waiter (Richard) was great and very friendly. We both started off with oysters which were very tasty. My wife had the pork chop and I had the ribeye....... Both were very good. Portions were ample and we ended up taking some of both meals... More 

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Thank aece6393
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

My family loves this restaurant. The children's menu is very inexpensive. The food is always wonderful and the staff is very friendly and always provides excellent service. Scott was our server last time we went and he was awesome!

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3 Thank coco0210
Thompsons Station, TN
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

Had dinner there, tonight, with some friends. A miserable serving of house wine $11.00. Two of us had " the chicken fried chicken", supposedly with macaroni and cheese and greens. A very large, semi tough chicken breast fried (touted as the best chicken) penne with a goopy sauce and greens that were horrible. Orleans pasta, okay and shrimp and grits,... More 

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2 Thank brookse220
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Safire seems to appeal to folks who like poor acoustics and poor food and poor service. I guess it fits with the "new" franklin hipsters but this place is seriously over rated. Fried food is greasy and the staff is pretty indifferent to making things better

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2 Thank Mexner1
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67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Followed the wife to the Factory antique stores where this restaurant is located. Away from hot, crowded downtown Franklin and delicious.

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4 Thank YELLOWJASMINE
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

We went with friends as two couples and had some awesome service and the food was pretty spectacular too - sat out in the patio area the staff catered for every need - they knew shut the menu dishes inside out and gave full descriptions to what we may or may not choose. The old factory surroundings gave the restaurant... More 

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9 Thank Dave V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $40
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 230 Franklin Rd, Franklin, TN 37064-2256
    (Liberty Pike)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 615-599-4995

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