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All 40 Madison Restaurants

Friends & Company Inc.

11 Boston Post Road, Madison, CT 06443
(203) 245-0462
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Ranked #7 of 40 Restaurants in Madison
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 7:30 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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  • English first
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English first
Hudson, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This was our first visit and was chosen based on the recommendation of the innkeeper where we were staying. Menu prices were on the high end of moderate, but if you're there before 6:00 pm, there are early menu specials. These include the choice of soup or salad plus the entree for $14.95. My wife had a Caesar salad with... More 

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Guilford, Connecticut
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We have been here several times over the last year or two and it always feels so friendly. So many of the patrons appear to be regulars and are always greeted as such. We have never been disappointed in the food or the service. If you are from the area and haven't been to Friends & Company you are missing... More 

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Killingworth, Connecticut
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48 reviews 48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We've been going here for years off and on, but had family visiting from Washington state. After a busy day sightseeing in New York, this was the obvious choice for dinner after we got off the train. The atmosphere is pleasant. The staff is friendly and attentive without being intrusive. And the food has only gotten better. We love the... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

On Friday, September 26, 2014, my husband and I enjoyed a wonderful dinner at Friends & Company. It was dark and later in the evening when we accidently stumbled upon this restaurant in Madison. When we arrived at the restaurant and explained that we needed to be seated right away, the two hostesses immediately went to the manager and communicated... More 

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Connecticut
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

I have dined at Friends & Co consistenly for several years. The food and service are always top notch. Several times I have dined there with large parties and each time they gave us separate checks without being asked. The food came out in a timely manner regardless of how crowded it is. The servers are real pros. When a... More 

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Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We enjoyed dinner on the deck in August. The bread is the best! The portions were generous and the service was friendly. Nice restaurant!

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New Haven, Connecticut
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Though overlooking the parking lot, it is near the East River and not as on top of Rt. 1 as some shoreline options. Chocolate bread pudding was excellent.

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Tempe
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85 reviews 85 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

My Mom and I went here and we had missed the lunch specials by 5 minutes. They let us have the specials! The bread that they bring you is fresh and very good. The whole atmosphere is very nice (except for the loud idiot at the table next to ours; he and I had a nice staredown)

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Aurora, Illinois
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60 reviews 60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

So I went here in a group of 4 from work. We walked in and was told the dining area was closed as it was being used by the rotary club. The only open area was the bar. The bar area is very small, and 2 of us had to sit at the bar and 2 of us sat along... More 

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Connecticut
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Consistent food, service, and ambiance. The staff are always welcoming and never pretentious. Owners are almost always on-site and are friendly. Their bread is reason enough alone to come here, as well as their soups. Food is well-prepared and quite tasty, especially the summertime specials. A bit removed from downtown Madison, but worth the extra five minute drive.

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Additional Information about Friends & Company Inc.

Address: 11 Boston Post Road, Madison, CT 06443
Phone Number: (203) 245-0462
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Madison
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Steakhouse

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