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Friends & Company Inc.

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11 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT 06443-2131
12032450462
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4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sun - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Frederick, Maryland
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Not as good as it was in the 1980's but still a convenient and palatable choice. Nice people and pretty good food

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Thank wanderlust82016
Guilford
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My mother and I went to friends and company for lunch last year, and I remember a wonderful large, not too expensive dessert. We went again for lunch and I had a wonderful chicken waldorf like salad with cranberries. We sat outside which was nice. Then we had a great dessert. Prices are decent, atmosphere good, service good.

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Thank Ellen C
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here for the first time. Had lunch in the bar. Food was very good, prices very good also. Kyle the bartender was excellent!! Will definitely be back!

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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72 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for dinner with business colleagues for dinner and I was not disappointed. We hadn't heard of the restaurant but we're staying fairly close and happened upon it when leaving the hotel. We tried a bit of everything- mussels, calamari, caprese salad, wedge salad, seafood salad- everything was great. Our server, Joe, was incredibly friendly and we all thoroughly... More 

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Thank BWRN
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

Found this place while googling restaurants from I-95. It was delicious and reasonably priced. Such a great break from a long road trip. Wonderful outdoor seating. Thank you!

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Thank Nicol O
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

My new favorite, Lamb salad. Fresh veggies like a Greek salad, with marinated lamb lollipops cooked to perfection. Toasted pita and the tangy mint dressing top the salad perfectly. Never a disappointing meal here. Last time was the short ribs dinner, melt in your mouth beef with garlic mashed potatoes and haricot verts. The all american meal, better than Mom's,... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

Came here on a business trip to the area... constantly visiting the Shoreline of CT and I have heard about Friends & Company and see the consistent business going in & out... Why? High prices, small portions, and the food is so-so. Did I miss something? Honestly, everything should be scaled back $4-6 or the portion sizes should increase. Until... More 

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Madison, Connecticut
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125 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

Have not been to Friends and Company for at least 15 years and probably will not go back for at least another 15! It was a cold, rainy night and decided we wanted something local. Staff is pleasant enough but food is not great, portion-size small and prices high. Very disappointed with all of our meals 😩

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Ronkonkoma
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58 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

My wife snd I travel from Long Island to Friends & Company in Madison, CT a couple of times each year to have lunch with relatives who live in Mass. The food is great, they have different menus depending on the time of day and they all have a nice selection of choices. I have never had a bad mesl... More 

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Guilford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016

We just had the very best lunch we have eaten in a long time. Fried oysters to start; they were absolutely delicious, sweet and juicy covered in Panko crumbs, but it didnt take anything away from the juicy critters. The accompanying tartar sauce was housemade, not a bottled imitation. There are many choices for lunch; we both had cream of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT 06443-2131
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: 12032450462

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?