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Friendly's Family Restaurant

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81 Newtown Rd, Danbury, CT 06810-4118
+1 203-748-2476
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Ontario, Canada
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is a dated location, but pretty standard selection as far as this type of place. We went for breakfast. Karen was our Waitress. She was very friendly, and the service was fast. The food was good, and the price was on par for what I would pay anywhere else. I would go back if in the area again needing... More 

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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

This is a typical Friendlys restaurant. They have the devices for pay at the table. Takeout is relatively quick. You just have to expect that it will not be a quick experience.

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New Haven, Connecticut, United States
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

went to have a quick lunch with my daughter, walked in and the place smelled like sepic. we sat and after about a minute I said to my daughter there is no way I can eat in here, we got up to leave and the waitress came up to us and asked if there was a problem, I explained that... More 

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Buford, Georgia
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

Friendly's is always on our list of must stops in Danbury! We enjoyed the breakfast and lunch, but our favorites are the sundaes!

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Peabody, MA
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95 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Friendly's restaurants have been going down hill for sometime. It appears that at the several locations that I've tried over the past few months, they're pretty much just phoning it in and waiting for that final axe to fall. I stopped in at this location on a late Saturday afternoon. The restaurant was mildly busy but not overwhelmingly so. I... More 

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National Park, New Jersey
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331 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

My wife and I ate here for diner. The service was good. Food was served quickly and it was hot. Very good ice cream and good Senior Citizen rates.

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Thank JoeSchwartz
Saco, United States
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

The place was empty. We were there for breakfast on a Saturday morning. There was a musty odor, like you were in the closet with the old mop. We wouldn't go back.

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Thank Sharon W
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016

This place could really use a run through with a mop. The floors were gross & it had an overall dirty feel. The food was cold & took forever to come out. I won't eat here agian.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016

It was 0 degrees when we first visited. Nice, warm place, good service, and happy to accommodate even though they were very busy from Valentines Day diners. Went back the next day for a great lunch and got a special discount as grandparents.

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Thank manctil2016
Hagerstown, Maryland
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

Went to Friendlys this evening , got there at 6 25 and was waited on by 6 40. Very easy order . How long can it take to make a burger and a chicken sandwich with fries. 7 15 we left and went home. This isn't the first time this happened at Friendlys. My wife and I will not ever... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 Newtown Rd, Danbury, CT 06810-4118
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Danbury
  • Phone Number: +1 203-748-2476

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