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1160 Union Ave, Laconia, NH 03246-2127
+1 603-524-5824
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Gilford, New Hampshire
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Always busy. Watch the soup, however, because it will be placed into the microwave and be delivered scorching for the mere mention it was cold at the start. Meals are prepared per order.

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Thank Peter D
Lakeville, Minnesota
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605 reviews
392 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

we stopped in late at night for a quick bite. we do not have them in MN so didn't know seniors get a free sundae and then were surprised that we also got a % off the bill!! we saw that seniors get buy one get one free Breakfasts during the week so we came back the next morning. burger... More 

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Thank MinnScooter
Laconia, New Hampshire
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

Took my daughter's there for breakfast and from the moment we walked in to the moment we left the service was horrible. There were only two tables when we arrived and we stood waiting to be seated for over five minutes even though they were not busy. Server looked elderly and sat us saying she'd be back for our drink... More 

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Levittown PA
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62 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016

You can count on Friendly's for an inexpensive meal. The menu is the same throughout the chain so you always know what you are getting.

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Thank jburd4444
Minneapolis, United States
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

We do not have Friendly's in our area, it is an inexpensive hit for both my children and the grand parents. Who doesn't love a sit down restaurant priced like fast food and top it off with ice cream.

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Thank Jessica K
Ipswich, Massachusetts
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101 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016

Friendly's is pretty consistent wherever they are located. We had breakfast here and (for the time being) they have a half-price promotion that made the trip a bargain.

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Thank srh7009
Laconia, New Hampshire
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2016

The food is good, wholesome, and filling. Due to the fact that we are "seniors" the added bonus of 10% off of our bill and a free happy ending sundae are a very nice perk! Thanks, Friendly's!

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Thank Kathy v
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

The place is empty, waitress got our order completely wrong. Then realized they didn't have what I wanted. Manager didn't bother to apologize. Family next to us had the same issue and waited over 45 minutes for their order. Waitress blamed it on the new computer system. We will never return.

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Thank Mary M
Williamsburg, Iowa
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2015

Usually Friendly's is pretty good for us. But I ended up with a bad stomach ache. Also my husband didn't feel great either. We had hamburger dishes. It will be a while until we eat there again, not the best experience.

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Thank lynda .
Lewiston, Maine
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2015

Food was awesome.prices excellent.we ate breakfast and also had lunch the day before.staff very friendly.restaurant very clean

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Thank Wendy G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1160 Union Ave, Laconia, NH 03246-2127
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Laconia
  • Phone Number: +1 603-524-5824

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?