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Friendly Farms

17434 Foreston Rd, Upperco, MD 21155-9414
+1 410-239-7400
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cottage cheese” (38 reviews)
“apple butter” (40 reviews)
“fried chicken” (45 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
17434 Foreston Rd, Upperco, MD 21155-9414
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1 - 10 of 155 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff is very friendly and efficient. My wife had the crab cake and I had the roast beef this time. It was very tasty, we also enjoyed the view out the window of the pond with the geese swimming around. It is a very...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 19 March 2018

This is a family-style restaurant that serves delicious food. When you enter, you choose your dinner from the menu and pay the cashier who gives you a number. You wait in an ante-room or outside, if the weather is good, for your number to be...More

Thank RobCnYork
Larry W, Owner at Friendly Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We appreciate the time you took to write such an outstanding review. We love hearing from happy, satisfied guests and will make sure to pass your great feedback along to our staff. We hope to have the pleasure of serving you once again soon!

Reviewed 13 March 2018

Our bus trip stops here on the way back from the Baltimore Pops. We use the banquet room downstairs. The food is very good. They serve family style, They have excellent fried donuts,They had fried chicken, mashed potatoes, corn , green beans and fried shrimp....More

Thank MARILU_HO
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

I go to Friendly Farms with family about 4 times a year. It is hard to get us all to agree on a place, yet somehow all enjoy the place. Today they were off. It was not unusually busy yet we had an inattentive waitress...More

Thank Lewis M
Reviewed 5 March 2018

First of all the view is beautiful. The food is so good that you just know it’s homemade. The entrees are so hard to pick cause everything is good. The sides were just so delicious! Our waitress was great and replaced are food when we...More

Thank Toudie W
Larry W, Owner at Friendly Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Thank you so much for taking time out of your day to write such a fantastic review! We are so grateful of not only your feedback, but patronage as well. Our staff works hard to ensure all of our guests have the truly wonderful dining...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018

We decided to take a long drive out to Upperco and enjoy a nice lunch. It was a perfect day. The location is gorgeous. Not much changes here. The crab cakes are outrageous and unique. i think they are possibly some of the best in...More

Thank neuronell
Reviewed 29 January 2018

The large draw for this place is that the sides are all you can eat. However, they're all frozen/canned/prepackaged food with the exception of the fries and sugar biscuits. Some of the sides are served as "appetizers," but I have no idea why cottage cheese...More

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 27 January 2018

The basic concept of the dining room is ordering an entree and eating ALL the various sides and condiments. I was there for an Hereford Optimists Cub dinner meeting with a 8-10 members, and we ate at a long cafeteria style table. It's restaurant week,...More

Thank thimotyR
Larry W, Owner at Friendly Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review! We are very proud to be able to serve you our 5 star experience. Thank you for the feedback and we can't wait to serve you again!

Reviewed 9 January 2018

This is a family style service restaurant. They have about a dozen main courses to choose from, then the sides are all served in large bowls. The include fries, homemade slaw, pickles, peaches and homemade sugar drop donuts. Just homey and just yummy. Always hits...More

Thank Kristi B
Larry W, Owner at Friendly Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review and sharing what you loved most about your visit! We are very proud to be able to serve you our 5 star dining experience. Thank you for the feedback and we can't wait to...More

Reviewed 17 December 2017

We were here tonight for a Family Christmas dinner. The place was packed, but we were seated very quickly! The service is tremendous indeed and the food is always GREAT! The five of us adults in our party all had fried oysters and they were...More

Thank Barry1948714
Larry W, Owner at Friendly Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review! We are very proud to be able to serve you our 5 star experience. Thank you for the feedback and we can't wait to serve you again!

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diane3414
5 March 2017|
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Response from Mark T | Reviewed this property |
The carry out menu does include sides, which you pay for because the CO prices are cheaper. If you compare the Carry Out menu with the Eat In menu you will see there is a noticeable difference (i.e: 8 oz Filet Mignon CO... More
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dhennigan
26 August 2015|
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Response from Mike S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we usually pay with our credit card but that's just for my wife and me. I would imagine that with a large party like you have that you'll be able to charge it. Do you have reservations for your large group? If not I... More
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Walnut84
9 August 2015|
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Response from Hubbell B | Reviewed this property |
Of course...boxes available for leftovers...even the rolls.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17434 Foreston Rd, Upperco, MD 21155-9414
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Upperco
  • Phone Number: +1 410-239-7400
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