Local Chef Expands Franklin Favorite to City Park

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55 South, the downtown Franklin restaurant known for its oysters and Nashville Hot Chicken sandwich, is expanding to Brentwood and will soon open a location in the City Park Center.

On the Franklin 55 South Facebook page, they recently posted a job fair.

55 South Brentwood job Fair

While we don’t have any further information regarding the opening date of the Brentwood location, we do know 55 South has applied for a Beer permit which the Brentwood Beer Board will review at its next meeting on June 13th. 55 South will be located at 7031 Executive Center Drive in the Hill Center next to The Exercise Coach Brentwood.

About 55 South
Local Chef and owner of 55 South, Jason McConnell, strives to bring the flavors of Highway 55, the highway that connects New Orleans and Memphis, to his restaurant. Hence, the name.

McConnell is the owner of three restaurants on Main Street in downtown Franklin- 55 South, Red Pony, and Cork & Cow. McConnell opened his first restaurant, Red Pony, back in 2006, eventually expanding to include 55 South, Cork & Cow and an event space called McConnell House, which sits next door to the Old, Old Jail now the home of the Heritage Foundation.

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