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Friendly's

105 W Town St, Norwich, CT 06360-2263
(860) 886-1083
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Ranked #34 of 95 restaurants in Norwich
Most recent review
- Dec 19, 2013
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Jewett City, Connecticut
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

I have been going to various Friendly's restaurants since I was a kid. My experiences are mostly positive and this particular Restaraunt visit was no different. My kids love this place. They are very family friendly. Kids get crayons and a paper to color on. They also have a kids menu with pictures of each meal to go with it... More

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Preston, Connecticut, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The restaurant lives up to its name when it comes to service. The food is what you'd expect; we go because Mom enjoys getting out.

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Norwich, Connecticut
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Cooks were texting while making the entrees . Waiters had bad attitudes & gay waiter had dirty nails Young worker was rolling the silver wear next to our table making clamping noises The area smelled like wet dog 2013

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Oakdale, Connecticut, United States
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123 reviews 123 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

This is a typical quick service sit down restaurant. Staff is usually very friendly, Food is usually good. Price is relative inexpensive. They offer kids meals that are priced good with kids sized portions. This is a step up from the fast-food chains, but dont expect top culinary choices. Kids always leave with an ice cream balloon and a smile.

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Meriden, CT
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55 reviews 55 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

Looking for fast alternative dining to eating at the casino prior to a WNBA basketball game, Friendly's hot the spot when we wanted a quality meal with limited time.

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Stamford, Connecticut
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44 reviews 44 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

Plus a free baloon! Choclate Chip Pancakes were some of the best I've had. We both devoured a delicious breakfast worth all the calories. Just what you want after a late night up at a concert and casino! Great value too! Better than most diners!

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Paris, KY
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

Restaurant smelled like a musty rug. Our table was sticky. The food (we had breakfast) was not very good, in fact the breakfast potatoes made me sick (I only ate about 2 bites of them). The waitress was friendly and service was good.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2012

Had great service and really enjoyed our dinner. Wait staff Was very nice and helpful. 1st time I had eat there.

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Ringgold, Georgia
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145 reviews 145 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2011

We are on a trip to New England, and my niece's husband is from up here. He told us to try a Friendly's ice cream. We did at the 1st one we saw, then went again yesterday. My wife had their famous Frapple, and it was a good milkshake, but not the best ever. I had a Lava Cake Sundae,... More

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25 reviews 25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2011 via mobile

Called in take out order. Arrived. Not very busy. Stood around for 15 minutes. 5 waitresses stood around and chatted. All looked at me but never asked to help. Employees and customers they knew screamed toeach other from the kitchen to the waiting area. When he finished helping another customer, BRANDON at the ice cream counter helped me. He was... More

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