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McCreary's Irish Pub & Eatery


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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Ulster Fry (Pictured Above)
A traditional northern ireland fare. This breakfast is guaranteed to satisfy the biggest of appetites!! 3 zesty banger sausages, 3 slices of bacon, helping of thinly sliced corned beef, 2 eggs cooked your way, grilled tomato slice, helping of mccreary's potatoes, & black & tan bread:
Egg +75.00
Bangers & Taters
Mccreary's favorite w/ a twist!! 3 banger sausages, mccreary's potatoes & a slice of black & tan bread
Big Catch Breakfast
Yeah, it's a bit welsh but our fish is good any time of day!!!! One golden fried cod filet, 2 eggs, mccreary's potatoes or a fruit cup & a slice of black & tan bread:
Irish Omelette
This delicious twist on an old favorite features a mixture of eggs, mccreary's potatoes & cheddar cheese, bacon & chives, grilled to perfection & topped w/ sour cream. Served w/ black & tan bread.
Steel Cut Oats W/ Brown Sugar or Honey
A steaming bowl of irish steel cut oats w/ brown sugar, honey, or cream on request:
Bread Pudding French Toast
Our own homemade cinnamon raisin bread pudding toasted & topped w/ berries, powdered sugar, & maple syrup w/ your choice of either bacon or sausage:
Breakfast Sandwich
A fried egg served on wheat toast w/ your choice of cheese
The Big Breakfast
2​ eggs, choice of bacon, sausage, or grilled honey ham w/ a fruit cup or mccreary's potatoes & a side of black & tan bread:
Veggie Scramble
Sauteed veggies mixed w/ 2 scrambled eggs & your choice of mccreary's potatoes or a fruit cup & black & tan bread.
Omelette: Build Your Own
Pick 1 meat: bacon, sausage, ham, or corned beef pick 2 veggies: tomato, mushrooms, mixed veggies, onion pick 1 cheese: cheddar, swiss, provolone
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Takeout
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All reviews fish and chips shepherds pie corned beef and cabbage irish soda bread eggrolls egg rolls burger potatoes the bread pudding tartar sauce downtown franklin main street small place great beer on tap cold beer love this place
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Went to McCreary's for breakfast, It was an excellent decision. We had several different entrees and all were thoroughly enjoyed. The bread pudding I had was wonderful. It came with a bit of fruit on top. I believe breakfast is only served on the weekends.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Right on main with great windows for people watching. Food was excellent. I didn’t feel rushed at all. Great lunch with my young kids on Spring Break!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank KOAABA123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we visit family in Franklin, our favorite eatery is right downtown at McCreary's. We first ate there while awaiting a show across the street at the Franklin Theater. Their menu includes lots of enticing dishes, however, I got hooked first time on their fish...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank montereyjack2015
Reviewed May 24, 2019

Stopped in for lunch when visiting Franklin when the place was not very busy. I ordered the Corned Beef and Cabbage and my wife ordered the Pot Pie. While edible, neither were as good as traditional Irish fare. The cabbage was under cooked, the Corned...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Tndist
Natasha H, Owner at McCreary's Irish Pub & Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded May 25, 2019

Very sorry you weren't impressed with your meal. All of what you ordered is made from scratch here in our kitchen. Our corned beef is slowed cooked all day for tenderness and our cabbage is intentionally cooked slightly al dente since cabbage tends to turn...More

Reviewed May 23, 2019

We were on a business trip and stopped in to see this Irish pub. Cool, nice, and Irishy! Staff was very pleasant and welcoming. Didn't get to stay for very long so on our next visit, we plan to go all out and try more.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 304kathrynt
Reviewed May 9, 2019 via mobile

The wings and chips were good but were about standard. Not really an Irish "Pub". 4 seats at a small bar. Table service in this small place. Small outdoor patio. Service decent. Virtually empty aylt 8pm on Thursday night.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Stephanie R
Reviewed May 8, 2019

We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner. Sat outside and did not have to rush. Food and drinks were excellent.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank tsellmer1414
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

I took my husband and baby here for lunch after our adventure at SOAR adventure tower. I would go again. I had the Irish Hot Toddy and it was well-made and comforting to my soul. I tried their new Shepherds pie recipe and I was...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Lkline_Adventurista
Reviewed April 1, 2019

Perhaps my standard is different because I don't drink and judge the establishment only by its food. I will say that the service is friendly and atmosphere is mostly pubish...but my bangers & mash, my husband's shepherds pie left much to be desired.More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Annie G
Natasha H, Owner at McCreary's Irish Pub & Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded April 2, 2019

Sorry you weren't impressed with your meal. We actually have changed our sheperd's pie recipe and the new pie will be on the menu starting this weekend and is more of a traditional sheperd's pie that your probably more used to in terms of "Irish"....More

Reviewed March 19, 2019

If you are looking for traditional Irish food, McCreary's Irish Pub and Eatery is the place. Our group stopped in on St. Patrick's Day and enjoyed Shephard's Pie, Corned Beef and Cabbage, and Fish and Chips. All were delicious. They also have a breakfast menu...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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