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Franklin, TN: Where to Celebrate Valentine’s Day 

Franklin, TN: Where to Celebrate Valentine’s Day 

This Valentine’s Day, celebrate with your loved one somewhere special. In and around Franklin, Tennessee you’ll find a variety of dining options perfect for the occasion. From a cozy, relaxed vibe to a more luxurious setting, you’re bound to find a place both you and your partner will enjoy!

Here are some of best places to celebrate Valentine’s Day in Franklin:

  1. Arrington Vineyards
  2. The Honeysuckle
  3. Cork & Cow
  4. GRAY’s on Main
  5. Sambuca
  6. Red Pony Restaurant
  7. The Mockingbird
  8. Leiper’s Fork Distillery
  9. Puckett’s
  10. Scout’s Pub
  11. Bourbon Steak

Arrington Vineyards

Are you looking for an indoor outdoor Valentine’s Day date with a view? If so, look no further than Arrington Vineyards! A wine tasting lodge, adorned with picnic tables, Arrington overlooks rolling, vineyard-covered hills that provide complementary spaces to have a picnic and drink wine purchased from the vineyard. This local Vineyard is the perfect spot to enjoy a little bit of magic with your partner this Valentine’s. Be sure to bundle up so you can soak up all the Vineyard has to offer.

The Honeysuckle 

Located on Galleria Boulevard, Franklin, Tennessee, The Honeysuckle is a locally owned, local favorite. Offering a special Valentine’s Day menu, The Honeysuckle is another perfect spot to enjoy the day of love. Choose between choices of Surf and Turf, Prime Rib, and Praline ice cream with chocolate dipped strawberries. Be sure to schedule a reservation to ensure you get the luxurious dining experience you’ve been looking for.

Cork & Cow

In the heart of downtown Franklin, Tennessee, Cork & Cow first opened their doors in 2011. Offering a high-end steakhouse experience with an approachable, adventurous menu, this local restaurant emphasizes both great steaks and wine. Features over 100 bottles of wine, an exceptional cocktail program, extensive cuts of steak and exceptional seafood, this hotspot is the perfect place for a romantic dinner. For a luxurious but rustic, steakhouse vibe, enjoy the delicious menu of Cork & Cow this Valentine’s Day!

GRAY’s on Main

Set in an 1876 Victorian building in Historic Downtown Franklin, GRAY’s on Main once stood as Gray Drug Co. pharmacy. Serving as a Main Street landmark here for nearly a century, this historical gem is now known for it’s fresh spirits, sounds and flavors. Experience the eclectic vibe with delicious savory southern culinary traditions this Valentine’s Day at GRAY’s on Main.


At Sambuca, you’ll find dark décor, dim lighting, and great live music — making it a popular spot for Valentine’s Day! This year, be sure to make a reservation online! Offering events all weekend, February 11-14, 2022, you and your date can enjoy three-course and four-course chef-prepared dinner, dancing, and live music. Pricing is $65-$95 per person. If you’re looking to go all out this year, Sambuca is the place to be. Enjoy performances from Erik Blue, Joey Richie, Carl Stewart, and Jamiee Paul.

Red Pony Restaurant

Locally owned, Red Pony Restaurant first opened their doors in 2006. Reopening their doors on Main Street in downtown Franklin this February, you and your date can get some first hand experience of Red Pony Restaurant’s new location! Offering an eclectic approach to Southern cuisine and fine dining, this local favorite delivers innovative and flavorful dishes in an inviting, upscale environment. Celebrate both food and love this Valentine’s Day at the Red Pony Restaurant, 408 Main St, Franklin..

The Mockingbird 

The Mockingbird, a classy restaurant located in the Spring Hill area, is another great spot to enjoy dinner and drinks on Valentine’s Day. Enjoy a set menu with four courses, for $44.95 per person. Choose between short rib or fried grit cake as your first course.

As a second course, you can choose from a Valentine salad featuring candied pecans, fresh strawberries with champagne vinaigrette or heirloom tomato bisque. Afterwards, the main course will consist of grilled swordfish, lamb chops, or organic stuffed chicken, followed by several dessert options. Reservations are recommended, so be sure to call or visit them online before the day of love arrives!

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Leiper’s Fork Distillery

If you’re looking for a more relaxed, rural vibe this Valentine’s Day, Leiper’s Fork Distillery is the best spot. An idyllic village in rural Williamstown County, Leiper’s Fork has a population of just 650 people. For a quaint, romantic evening, this local distillery can allow you and your partner to enjoy some small batch whiskey drinks after you’ve cooked dinner at home! Crafted with premium spirits using local ingredients and limestone filtered water, the Leiper’s Fork Distillery can offer you the nightcap you’re looking for this Valentine’s Day.

Puckett’s Downtown Franklin 

Puckett’s, a local historic Franklin grocery and restaurant, will offer dinner and show. You can learn more by visiting their website. Enjoy southern classics from their original menu while you enjoy a Valentine’s Day show. Be sure to make a reservation online for a delicious night of food and song.

Scout’s Pub

Another local hub, Scout’s Pub is the perfect place to enjoy your Valentine’s Day! Serving modern southern styled food, with hand-crafted cocktails, you and your loved one can dine in or order out. If you’ve saved room, opt for Scout’s special Nutella cheesecake featuring cacao nibs and a strawberry, chocolate chip cookie crust. Scout’s Pub has the high-end look and feel you’ve been looking for this Valentine’s Day, all with delicious foods and a relaxed vibe.

Bourbon Steak

Are you looking to celebrate Valentine’s Day with a view this year? You and your partner should make reservations online with Bourbon Steak in downtown Nashville! Offering spectacular views of downtown from the top of the JW Marriott, you and your date can experience top-notch dining while overlooking the Cumberland. This new modern American steakhouse can make for the perfect romantic evening.

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