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Red Pony Restaurant

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408 Main St, Franklin, TN 37064-2720 (Fourth Avenue)
+1 615-595-7669
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food and service. The wine recommendation was excellent. We had a reservation and had to wait about 10 minutes for table which was a slight annoyance.

Thank Margaret S
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I understand that special holidays like Valentine's may not be the most honest assessment of a food establishment, but I'll say this - you should absolutely visit this restaurant. I very rarely give out 5 ratings but this place deserves it. Our 4-course meal was cooked perfectly, the service was attentive yet not overbearing, and the atmosphere was top notch.... More 

Thank TennesseeTraveler615
Spring Hill, Tennessee
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Checking off from a menu list at our table was a little different. The atmosphere was very low key, music a bit too loud for our taste, the food was ok but nothing to write home about,

Thank KarenLynnRS
Signal Mountain, United States
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Luckily I went here with someone whom I really enjoyed talking to, because our waiter spent the balance of his time talking to the very loud table behind us. Of course, they were buying lots of expensive shots and food. There were times I couldn't hear what my guest was saying because the waiter and the guests were having a... More 

Thank Michelle M
Nashville, Tennessee
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688 reviews
353 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Although the food was very good and exceptionally prepared the service was SO lacking that we almost left. They continued to try and "make up" for the poor service throughout the meal but there was already a "bad taste" in my mouth. I would give this restaurant another chance because of the food. The duck was sublime. The fish was... More 

Thank fizzy1991
Nashville, Tennessee
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an excellent dinner with superb service. I ordered the filet which was cooked as I requested. My spouse had the tuna which was spicy the way he likes it. Enjoyed the evening:)

Thank dianec624
Madison, Tennessee
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68 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oh gosh, this restaurant is over the top, in service, food quality, atmosphere and it was just FUN TOO. Yea, it was pricey but it is worth every dime I spent. The menu overs a big variety one can choose from. Red Pony is located in old historic downtown Franklin, Tn. It is unique and it is awesome.

Thank Larry D
Franklin, Tennessee
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1,750 reviews
1,212 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The menu i feel gets stale sometimes and needs to be changed up a little.. the appertizers are always on point and the steaks are great. I beleive they are using McConells farm steaks. I don't want steak when I go here because they also own Cork and Cow.. I try to get something different. Service was on point this... More 

Thank Anthony C
Stanley, Idaho
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207 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kale can be tasty if you use the curly, fragmented, very green, almost-in-a-ball leaves and add macadamia, mandarins (the oranges, not the bureaucrats) and feta. The duck was well cooked and with excellent accompaniments (the mushrooms and sauce, the mashed potatoes, and so on) but the pieces were some good, some not as good. The carrot cake cheesecake was very... More 

Thank KeithHruza
Franklin, Tennessee
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have dined at Red Pony several times and always have come away with quality Okay comfort in restaurant poor so feel like overpriced for atmosphere and quality of food. Just me maybe!

Thank judypr

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 408 Main St, Franklin, TN 37064-2720
    (Fourth Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Fourth Ave. and Main Street Franklin TN
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 615-595-7669

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