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288 S Main St, Rutland, VT 05701-4907
(802) 773-6293
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6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Fri 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Long time diner here

I visit the Rutland, Vermont Friendly's every time I get my Honda Accord serviced at Shearer Honda right next door. I have many, many fond memories visiting the Rutland Friendly's with my daughters. The Friendly's menu is not what it once was, but it meets my needs, and at a reasonable... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
MGBguy72
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West Rutland, Vermont
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West Rutland, Vermont
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

I visit the Rutland, Vermont Friendly's every time I get my Honda Accord serviced at Shearer Honda right next door. I have many, many fond memories visiting the Rutland Friendly's with my daughters. The Friendly's menu is not what it once was, but it meets my needs, and at a reasonable price. Server Marla ALWAYS asks about my daughters (now... More 

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Albany NY
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Myself, my teenage daughter and her friend stopped when we were in the area as we don't have many Friendly's restaurants still open in our hometown and the girls wanted to have dinner at Friendly's!! When we arrived, there were some patrons but not many. We were seated after a few moments wait. Before we could even sit in our... More 

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Brandon, Vermont
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Love the Service and the friendliness of the staff. Food is always hot. Ice cream is amazing. reasonably priced for families

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Rutland, Vermont
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68 reviews 68 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Food was average for Friendly's, although it took quite some time to get to the table. Noise level was quite high.

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Seattle, WA
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41 reviews 41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Went here for lunch, good food. Had the burger, very good. The shakes are hand made and wonderful. Service was very friendly, but then everyone in Vermont is friendly. Prices were reasonable. Restaurant was clean and well kept. The manager does a good job of keeping this a well run establishment.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The food was quite good for this type of establishment but the food took forever to get to the table (though was hot when it arrived). The bathrooms smelled.

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Humble, Texas
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

My family loves to go to Friendly's Restaurant for ice cream whenever we are in an area that has a location and we will try to search them out. This location was right down the street from our hotel and all I can say is stay clear of this particular location. BAD SERVICE! We were seated and no one waited... More 

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New Hampshire
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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We are not usually fans of friendlys as the service is usually slow in all of the locations we have been to. In addition to slow usually servers do not seemed interested in their jobs and usually stores are on the grungy side. Our server did a nice job here she was friendly and polite. I ordered a salad and... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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179 reviews 179 reviews
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593 helpful votes 593 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Arrived around dinner and promptly seated.....and then waited about 25 minutes before anyone came to start waiting on us even though it was less than half full. After that, things proceeded reasonably normal. However, other tables waited longer than us and complained. Other tables had multiple wrong orders that were sent back. They were out of bananas (key ingredient in... More 

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Madison, New Hampshire
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

its ok for a meal, there famous for ice cream, there breakfast was always good, and there homefries are amazing,

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 288 S Main St, Rutland, VT 05701-4907
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Rutland
  • Phone Number: (802) 773-6293
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm

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