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All 69 Laconia Restaurants

Friendly's

1160 Union Ave, Laconia, NH 03246-2127
603-524-5824
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English first
New Bedford, Massachusetts, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Girls always love to stop at Friendly/s - a familiar sight at home. Ice cream for all after dinner - they had no problem finishing it all!

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

first got there there were four tables being used the rest of the restaurant was empty it took us 10 minutes to just get a table not friendly at all. No acknowledgment at all. No smiles. Like we were doing them a favor. The waitress was okay, and the food was regular Friendly's fair. I think they need to put... More

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South Alexandria, New Hampshire, United States
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I use to go here for long time and had the traditional friendly service however because of today I will never ever go to a friendly's and will tell my friends, family and followers not to do so. My family and I went to friendly's for lunch. When we ordered our drinks I asked for water (nothing special). When our... More

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I am from the hometown of Friendly's and hardly ever eat there. Look for a place to eat in Laconia did not find much so I went to Friendly's. Same lousy service with average food and I waited 5 minutes at the register too pay my bill. I think I finally learned my lesson. No more Friendly's

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Senoia, Georgia, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We don't normally eat at chain restaurants while we are traveling, but because it was a Sunday evening and was getting late, we decided to eat at the Laconia Friendly's because it was open and didn't look to be crowded. We weren't expecting much, to be honest. What a surprise! My former experience with Friendly's was that it was no... More

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Kilgore, Texas, USA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

My husband & I are on an 8 day vacation through New England. This was by far the worst restaurant we stopped at. We were looking for an inexpensive meal but after our experience, I would've paid triple the price for better food & service. The restaurant wasn't clean (floor, tables or chairs), the waitress we had was so incredibly... More

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Johnstown, New York
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

My husband and I live Friendly's supermelts but in our home town the restaurant is so slow and disorganized we rarely go. We were apprehensive about stopping here but we thought we would give it a try. We were professionally seated and served and finished within 40 minutes. The food was good and hot and made exactly as we requested.... More

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Bedford, New Hampshire
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

I've noticed that several local Friendly's franchises have gone downhill. Our family stopped going do to cleanliness, service, and quality issues (in that order). I brought my family to this place reluctantly - but we were HUNGRY! What a very pleasant surprise! GREAT food! Excellent service! Very clean and good value. The manager made a point of stopping by every... More

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Californai/New Hampshire
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46 reviews 46 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Decided to have lunch here on a whim. Ordered the hamburger you create yourself. It was delicious! The waitresses here are nice and seasoned professionals, not the summer kid help we are subjected to in other restaurants. My server, Cindi, was excellent. She was prompt, attentive, helpful & very nice. While I waited for my food to arrive the manager... More

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Somersworth, New Hampshire
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15 reviews 15 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

The food is good, but not for the price, the location is good. It used to be that friendly's was a good place to go for a sit down experience without the high prices of other chains. The prices aren't that good any more. And the service is always slow, very very slow. Waiters are always pleasant, but it takes... More

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