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  1. Distance: 3.31mi
  2. Distance: 7.29mi
  3. Distance: 8.66mi
  4. Distance: 9.27mi

About Franklinville Inn

The Franklinville Inn continues to delight patrons with innovative cuisine & exceptional service. With the emphasis on presenting only the freshest seasonal ingredients, skillfully prepared & inventively presented, The Franklinville Inn is the destination of choice for exceptional dining. The elegant design & warm interior create an inviting & intimate atmosphere for you & your guests. Whether you're part of a large group seeking a great place to enjoy an evening of superior cuisine or looking forward to an intimate dinner for two, The Franklinville Inn is certain to please.

2526 Delsea Drive
Franklinville, NJ 08322
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Steak, Seafood, American

Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Tuesday - Thursday: 4:30pm - 9:00pm, Friday 4:30pm - 10:00pm, Sat 4:00 - 10:00pm

Cross Street:
Route 538

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(856) 694-1577

Website:
http://www.franklinvilleinn.com/

Private Party Facilities:
Please call the restaurant for more information.

Private Party Contact:
Manager: (856) 694-1577

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Fireplace, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Franklinville Inn Ratings and Reviews

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4.8

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.8

service

4.8

ambience

4.7

value

4.6

Noise

Quiet

99% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (111)
Good for a Date (103)
Good for Anniversaries (100)
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Romantic (86)
Worth the Drive (72)
Good for Birthdays (71)
Cozy (53)
Neighborhood Gem (52)
Quiet Conversation (46)
Fit for Foodies (30)
Handcrafted Cocktails (28)
Bar Seating (27)
Creative Cuisine (26)
Good for Groups (24)
Authentic (22)
Casual (18)
Business Meals (16)
Notable Wine List (14)
Fun (12)
Disabled Access (11)
Comfort Food (9)
Tasting Menu (8)
Vibrant Bar Scene (8)
Pre/post Theatre (8)
Hot Spot (7)
Happy Hour (6)
Healthy (6)
Seasonal (6)
Gluten Free Options (3)
Great Beer (3)
Late-night Find (3)
People Watching (3)
Sunday Lunch (2)
Great for Brunch (1)
Local Ingredients (1)
Great for Lunch (1)
Great for Outdoor Dining (1)
Paleo Friendly (1)
Scenic View (1)
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined 3 days ago

Had a wonderful meal with great service. The place was nicely decorated for the holiday. We be going back soon.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Romantic, Casual, Cozy
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined 4 days ago

In a word......Excellent in everything. Try it for a great enjoyment.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Romantic
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Hands down our favorite restaurant. It is consistently exceptional in food quality and service. Their crab bisque would be my choice if I could only eat one food for the rest of my life.

Tags: Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Cozy, Fit for Foodies, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on December 2, 2017

The atmosphere is delightful here. The servers are professional and exemplary at pleasing guests. Very well versed on the menu and they made delicious suggestions for our entrees.

Tags: People Watching, Notable Wine List, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Authentic, Romantic, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation, Cozy, Worth the Drive
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 (Atlantic City)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Excellent food, excellent service , excellent atmosphere perfect evening!

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·Dined on November 16, 2017

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our dinner. The service is top notch and the meal was delish! Portions could be a little bigger but taste was great!

Tags: Healthy, Cozy, Quiet Conversation, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Comfort Food, Good for a Date
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 15, 2017

Fabulous food, great service, and beautiful atmosphere!

Tags: Good for a Date, Bar Seating, Authentic, Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on November 15, 2017

It was delicious and just a nice relaxing time. Crab au Gratin ....... amazing

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Great place

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Food is unbeatable, and I'm comparing it to great restaurants in Philly, not just the area. It's reasonably priced for what you're getting, wait staff is fantastic and all employees take great pride in their efforts. Can't recommend enough, I look forward to every dinner we eat here.

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·Dined on November 11, 2017

Excellent service and food. Great appetizers. Nice reading setting

Tags: Special Occasion, Handcrafted Cocktails, Notable Wine List
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Excellent food and service as always. One of my favorite places.

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Neighborhood Gem, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date, Cozy, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Bar Seating, Quiet Conversation, Good for Birthdays
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 10, 2017

The food was excellent and the service was perfect. The ambiance was wonderful.

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 7, 2017

Amanda and Marianne were great as usual .Food is always great

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Healthy, Good for a Date, Good for Groups, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 5, 2017

We went to the Franklinville Inn based on many positive reviews of the restaurant from friends and family. We had a 7:00 reservation but did not get seated until 7:45. The service at both the bar and at our table was slow and it took a while for us to get our food, but the food was delicious and we left very full and satisfied. I think they just need to be better staffed on the weekends.

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·Dined on November 4, 2017

Simply put wonderful restaurant for an evening of dining.

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 4, 2017

Love it. My favorite restaurant❤️ We enjoy it every time we go. Cannot wait to go again.

Tags: Happy Hour, Special Occasion
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·Dined on November 4, 2017

Food was delicious. Our waitress was very knowledgeable. I got the crab cakes which were very delicious. I just thought they werw a bit small for the price of them. I also has the filet which was cooked perfectly. The place is a bit pricey but they food was very tasty. I also think they could "update" the place. It's very outdated looking inside.

Tags: Good for Birthdays
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 4, 2017

We celebrated our mother’s birthday and everything was outstanding. From the service to the food and atmosphere- no complaints at all. It was very busy but our server, Jeffrey, was friendly and attentive.
This is our favorite restaurant for any type of celebration.

Tags: Romantic, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Groups, Fun, Hot Spot, Good for Birthdays, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Business Meals, Cozy, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on November 4, 2017

Had a gift card. Dinning for two on our anniversary. Meals were outstanding. Drinks from the bar were outstanding. Upon paying with our gift card, we had about $9.00 balance. Waitress placed gift card close to the end of the table. Before my wife and I got up to leave, someone helped themselves and took our gift card. .? ! Kind of a disappointing end to a good night..

Tags: Casual, Seasonal, Handcrafted Cocktails, Notable Wine List, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Cozy, Vibrant Bar Scene, Neighborhood Gem, Business Meals
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·Dined on November 3, 2017

We love comming here....best food ever. Best service.. overall best restaurant I have ever been to.

Tags: Great Beer, Quiet Conversation, Neighborhood Gem, Authentic, Handcrafted Cocktails, Seasonal, Cozy, Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Romantic, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries, Creative Cuisine
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·Dined on November 3, 2017

Great place to get a nice steak or seafood dish and impress a date a little. The staff is trained to talk a certain way and create an atmosphere that is uppity for what you pay. Always a nice treat, would recommend filet and crab cakes. only one draw back is they are difficult to get reservation same day and almost can never be a walk in, and don't take Visa gift cards.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Cozy, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Good for a Date
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 (Atlantic City)·Dined on November 3, 2017

The Franklinville Inn has ruined other steak houses. They have then best steak around paired with a great ambiance, great drinks and excellent service. One of the best spots around.

Tags: Scenic View, Quiet Conversation, Bar Seating, Good for Anniversaries, Cozy, Creative Cuisine, Romantic, Notable Wine List, Worth the Drive
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 2, 2017

Franklinville is our favorite restaurant. The food is excellent. Staff are very efficient and professional .Marianne is an excellent hostess . Top notch place.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Business Meals, Good for Birthdays, Disabled Access, Neighborhood Gem, Comfort Food, Good for a Date, Romantic, Worth the Drive, Pre/post Theatre, Quiet Conversation, Handcrafted Cocktails, Special Occasion, Cozy
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 1, 2017

We have been there many times and its always GREAT!

Tags: Special Occasion, Romantic, Worth the Drive, Cozy
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·Dined on October 28, 2017

Our Server Alexandria was excellent, very knowledgeable, The food was excellent. The prices were fair for the Great quality you received

Tags: Special Occasion, Romantic, Casual, Good for a Date
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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on October 28, 2017

We came here for my birthday dinner! It's our favorite place to eat! The service is always great and the food is top notch! We have never left disappointed!!!! We continue to frequent here because we feel like we belong here!

Tags: Special Occasion
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·Dined on October 28, 2017

We drive up from Rio Grande at least once a year for our Anniversary dinner. This year I was given a gift certificate for my Birthday. The Franklinville Inn is my favorite All Time restaurant. The food is always exquisite the service is impeccable and the atmosphere is quaint.

Tags: Romantic, Quiet Conversation, Authentic, Creative Cuisine
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 (Miami)·Dined on October 28, 2017

Food was good and prices are very reasonable. Our server was attentive and knowledgeable of menu!

Tags: Good for a Date
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·Dined on October 27, 2017

Was a great dining experience with amazing food and great service.The prime rib was great and the price was good for the queen cut.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Creative Cuisine, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Special Occasion
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 26, 2017

Very enjoyable relaxing meal. Would recommend . Excellent service

Tags: Business Meals, Quiet Conversation
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·Dined on October 24, 2017

Always a gem. Would highly recommend. Classy but casual

Tags: Romantic, Authentic, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Always great food and atmosphere. However, we had a reservation for 7:30 and did not get seated til well after 8... that was a little disappointing but we will still be back.

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 21, 2017

A "GOLDEN" DNING EXPERIENCE...WHAT DID YOU SAY?

My observation is that most people eating at The Franklinville Inn are there for a special occasion, as were we. The place has class, even if many patrons are dressed, to put it nicely, casually. The food was as one would expect, given the $$$$ pricing. Colossal crab appetizer was mouth-wateringly delicious. Cajun Chicken Corn Chowder had just the right touch of spice. Twin lobster tails seemed larger than last visit, were done perfectly, and not a morsel was left behind. Filet Tips Oscar was thinly-sliced, perfectly medium rare filet, covered with lump crab, topped with Hollandaise Sauce, and served over asparagus spears. Delightful. Desserts were the Inn's famous rice pudding (not on the menu), which has never disappointed this diner, and the bountiful apple pie, accompanied by four hefty scoops of vanilla ice cream. This dessert is enough for two or three. Service by Jeffery was impeccable. One caveat; if you want quiet dining, make a special request along with your reservation. We were seated in a room with two tables of six and one of seven, so quiet conversation was out of the question. Still, the experience was memorable, in a good way.

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies, Authentic, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date, Bar Seating, Handcrafted Cocktails, People Watching, Good for Birthdays
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Food always fantastic. The crab bisque is to die for, haven't found a restaurant yet that could even come close to this recipe DELICIOUS.

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·Dined on October 21, 2017

The food was excellent. The waiter was wonderful. I would highly recommend The Franklinville Inn for dinner, special occasions and dinner out with friends.

Tags: Fun, Tasting Menu, Good for a Date, Good for Groups
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Very pleasantly surprised at how nice the Inn was and how good the food was too. My husband and I were very pleased with how good the service was, although it occurred to me that maybe it was that good because we let them know that it was our first time there, and perhaps, they wanted to be sure to impress us. We do hope to go there again, so time will tell. It was definitely worth our time and money for a first time.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Cozy, Bar Seating, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on October 21, 2017

It was my first dinner at the Franklinville Inn and the food and service were amazing.

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Worth the Drive, Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Good for Groups
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·Dined on October 21, 2017

The quality of the food and service is above average. We have never been disappointed. We highly recommend dining here.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Romantic
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·Dined on October 21, 2017

As usual this restaurant is always perfect: the ambiance, the service and the food never disappoint. From the time you enter the restaurant with the hostess at the front desk until when you leave they are always attentive. Look forward to dining here again.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Cozy
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