Traveling south for one half mile from historic downtown Franklin nestled in a two story brick building on a lush, tree laden lot you will find a local favorite The Bunganut Pig Pub & Eatery. ‘The Pig’ as it is affectionately called by patrons, proudly offers what the Owners and staff refer to as ‘great service, food, music & cheer.”
The Pig is also a hidden treasure. However, once found diners quickly become known by name and favored menu choices are remembered and suggested upon greeting. Management and staff are friendly and attentive. After a visit or two they slip easily into pleasant chats with you about the details of everyday life. The Pig offers something for everyone in terms of ambiance and menu and it’s a great place for families, couples on first dates, lovers of live music and sports fans.
‘The Pig’ consists of a non-smoking main dining room and bar, in the basement, which is styled after a classical English Pub and an open-air billiards room and sports bar comprise the main floor. Most evenings bands play downstairs starting at 9 p.m.
The patio, which is canopied by trees, seats 70 and when the weather permits this park-like area features live acoustic music from 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. Bean bag toss games are available in the adjacent pit for kids of all ages. On Sunday afternoons boisterous and enthusiastic fans gather around the massive big screens and cheer on their favorite football teams. Dogs are welcome outside and at peak times you should plan on waiting for a table outdoors.
The Pig's menu is varied and includes a wide range of dishes from fried bologna to seared Ahi tuna. Other popular dishes included; cheeseburgers, fresh salads, Shepard’s pie and Monte Cristo sandwiches. Daily specials are offered at $5.95 and dinner specials start at $7.95 Sunday-Thursday. Entrée specials on Friday and Saturday evenings begin at $19.95. Happy Hour is daily from 2-6 p.m.
It is true what they say ‘good service, music and cheer’ is available to all at this charming eatery. The Bunganut Pig Pub & Eatery is located at 1143 Columbia Avenue in Franklin, Tennessee. For reservations call 615-794-4777 or to learn more log onto www.bunganutpig.com