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347 W. Main St., Avon, CT 06001
+1 860-674-0702
07:00 - 23:00
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hartford CT
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102 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Monday-Friday breakfasts are 1/2 off which makes this place about the cheapest around. The food is good. I got the steak and cheese omelet which came out very greasy but was still good. The service is hit or miss...I have gone where the service is great (like today) then I have gone where the service is terrible. I wouldn't go... More 

Thank brando16a
Atlanta, Georgia
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48 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

I stopped in for lunch, not very crowded, but seating and service seemed a bit unorganized. The hostess seemed more concerned for her McDonald's and break then the guests. I had the Honey BBQ super melt. I love this sandwich and have it often when at Friendly's. I was rather disappointed on this visit as the presentation of the dish... More 

Thank Weeklycorptraveler
Avon, Connecticut
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31 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

Newly renovated and cleaned up. Looks good. Same old Friendly's though. Fresh paint booths and lighting. Same old service that we're all familiar with.

Thank LocalFoodFellow
Avon, Connecticut
Level Contributor
34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

I had stopped eating Friendly's because the food no longer tastes food, but in the last year I have bought half gallons of ice cream to go. A couple of weeks ago, they finished a full renovation, so I thought I would try again. Big mistake! I ordered the fried clam meal with fries and cole slaw. The clams were... More 

Thank wildhorses2015
East Dennis, Massachusetts
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2015

I grew up always going to Friendly's . Over the years, it has changed hands several times. Now, as a senior citizen, I miss their senior menu. It has undergone many changes, some positive, others not. When traveling, my husband and I still like to frequent the restaurant if there is one near buy. With smaller appetites, the senior menu... More 

1 Thank Joanie765
Simsbury, Connecticut
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

My wife and I recently visited this Friendly's after seeing a movie across the street. We really like the people that work here, everyone is so nice. Our waitress was very accommodating. The food is standard but the ice cream sundaes are great. Reese's Pieces sundaes are the best!

Thank John Q
Avon, Connecticut
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113 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2014

We went there to have some ice-cream and coffee and tea. The ice-cream was very good at a decent value for price. So far so good, now getting to the issues which made this only a mediocre visit. My wife ordered a coffee, which tasted awful. It was very weak, it tasted more liked water with a hint of coffee... More 

Thank Ump22
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54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2014 via mobile

Went there this morning and the place and food have gone down hill. Not clean. Took 20 minutes to get our coffee and 30 for our food and they were not busy. Couldn't cut my egg and when I turned it over , it was because there was a piece if cellophane stuck to it. Staff did not seem to... More 

Thank suecanton_ct
Avon, Connecticut
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107 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2014

It is a chain (in case you didn't know), which has operated since 1935. I love their ice cream (but you can buy that in the supermarket now). I like the big two do breakfast. You can get eggs any style (they will do omelet style for 85 cents extra), meat (choice of bacon, sausage or ham) and french toast/pancakes.... More 

Thank HPLowry
Trier, Germany
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98 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is a typical Friendly's. Grand kids like the ice cream. The food is acceptable and the service is usually fast and courteous. Price is typical of he average no-frills sit down restaurant.

Thank Stan N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    2 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    2 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 347 W. Main St., Avon, CT 06001
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Avon
  • Phone Number: +1 860-674-0702

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?