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Friendly's Ice Cream Shop

1000 Reese Ave, Hershey, PA 17033-2272
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Ranked #48 of 68 restaurants in Hershey
Cuisines: Dessert
Most recent review
- Jun 17, 2014
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45% Recommend
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Stafford, Virginia
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116 reviews 116 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We enjoyed our breakfast here the service was good and the price was right. I will say the omlet I ordered was the smallest omlet I have ever seen.

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lancaster, pa
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Well, food is good, as it always has been. Not great. Service very slow, intermittent. Which is strange. Late afternoon with wait staff of 3 and a manager.

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Corry, Pennsylvania
20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Had an good meal here the last day we were in Hershey. Quick, efficient service and hot, tasty food. The place was clean and even though it was very busy [it was a Sunday and there was a huge after-church crowd there] we had excellent and very friendly service. I would eat there again if I was ever in Hershey.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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102 reviews 102 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

While the ice cream is ALWAYS fabulous, it ALWAYS takes them forever to make it. Seriously, it's ice cream. Scoop and serve, right? We were there close to an hour for something we could have gone to McD's drivethu and spent a lot less. Might do that next time. Restaurant was clean, server was ok, but really no reason to... More

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Temple, Pa
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

We stopped for lunch on our first day visiting Hershey. We have been to a Friendly's before in our town. The place was not very busy. We ordered our drinks and food since we knew what we wanted. The drinks and appetizer came out at the same time. Within a few minutes our entrees were out. We had to push... More

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Palmyra, PA
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96 reviews 96 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

I have never been so disappointed at a Friendly's restaurant... EVER! Hershey Friendly's has always been the best and our favorite of them all. This time it was the worst! I hope it was a fluke, but not sure. Understaffed and the staff that were there were running around looking very frazzled. Everything was chaotic. Waited at the hostess station... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

I love friendly's. The ice cream and food is great. It's affordable and my only regret is that there is none in my city

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Yonkers, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

The food was typical Friendly's food but with nice taste and flavors. It has been quite some time since I went to one but the menu is not like the one near my house. This one was much better. All in all an enjoyable meal.

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Hershey, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013 via mobile

If u have about 2 hours for a meal, then this is a good choice!! Waited for hostess for 20 minutes! Left. And not going back. And I live in Hershey. Get it together Friendlys!

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Byron Center, Michigan, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013 via mobile

We went for beakfast, it came out cold. The french toast was soggy and rubbery. The place was decorated really cute, wish it would have tasted good.

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