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Gazebo Creekside Cafe

44 Heritage Hollow Dr, Franklin, NC 28734-2761
+1 828-524-8783
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (72 reviews)
“soups” (25 reviews)
“muffaletta” (12 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
44 Heritage Hollow Dr, Franklin, NC 28734-2761
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Reviewed yesterday

Meals are basic and the prices are good. Staff are very friendly and the atmosphere is always enjoyable.

Thank SharaPost151
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have driven by this place numerous times, but finally stopped in for lunch... can't believe we hadn't tried it sooner! Great food, great service. The weather was perfect-- a beautiful late October day, so we sat outside on the deck overlooking the creek. The muffaletta...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very very average food. Sad competition if this is the #2 best restaurant in Franklin. Disappointing muffaletta. Nope. Not amazing.Will not go back because food is nothing special plus it is served in a clear to go plastic box with plastic utensils with soup and...More

Thank Apalacheagriculture
Reviewed 10 October 2018

I've been going to Gazebo Creekside Cafe for many years, located in downtown Franklin just off the beaten path. My favorite item is their Greek salad. They give you a good portion and the veggies are always fresh. They also deliver to my business which...More

Thank Wynette W
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Amazing sandwiches and more. Fresh food served creekside. Family friendly.Indoor heated seating during colder months.

Thank Erica T
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We waited a long time for a parking spot and for table. Unfortunately, the food was nothing short of average. I had a sandwich and soup, and my husband had the french dip. Neither were spectacular. Service was "meh".

Thank Elaina C
Reviewed 13 September 2018

My Muffaletta was good, but I thought the water tasted odd. It was a familiar water taste and my husband thought the tea a bit off as well. Probably from the water. I've lived in places with odd-tasting water, so it's no big deal. It...More

1  Thank marfita
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Popular place for repeat-visiting locals which is always a good recommendation. I had 1/2 sandwich and soup and husband had French dip. Both were very good but not exceptional. Ambiance is unique. Great place for lunch on a beautiful day.

1  Thank Judy P
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Lovely relaxed setting by the river and excellent food. The restaurant was very busy, but the service was very good.

Thank Carol D
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely creek side setting. Ultra fresh salads. Generous portions. Friendly service. Highly recommend.

1  Thank hac30188
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Questions & Answers
18 July 2017|
Response from Dale F | Reviewed this property |
I did not use the wifi, but I am pretty sure they have it.
15 January 2017|
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Response from kseam6259 | Reviewed this property |
No, they do not serve alcohol
17 December 2016|
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Response from kseam6259 | Reviewed this property |
I have never seen that as an option but you could call them to find out or go eat there and ask during then.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Heritage Hollow Dr, Franklin, NC 28734-2761
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 828-524-8783
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