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Friday Friends

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315 Sanford Dr, Morganton, NC 28655-2573
+1 828-430-3024
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good39%
  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Opens in 18 min
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
315 Sanford Dr, Morganton, NC 28655-2573
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Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

Stoped here for lunch on our vacation. I had sweet potato fries and chicken tenders. The food was excellent and the portions were great. The sweet potato fries came with a dipping sauce that had cinnamon in it which was awesome. The wait staff was...More

Thank Nancy T
Reviewed July 11, 2017

This restaurant has always had everything it needed to be a very popular restaurant in Morganton, NC. It sits right above the (almost cliff like) Catawba River with a lovely two level outside patio dining area with huge beautiful trees to cool the breezes. Much...More

Thank Ann S
Reviewed June 18, 2017

Our family visited this restaurant by the Catawba River in early June. With two small children we chose the plentiful outdoor tables so the kids could be a bit more free to roam and not bother other patrons. It was a Sunday evening and the...More

Thank MillerHolman
Reviewed June 11, 2017

My husband and I stopped and dined here after a day trip to Asheville. I had dined one time previously and thought it was good then. This trip, not so impressed. It wasn't at the lunch hour, the wait staff was pleasant and ensured we...More

Thank vhash77
Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

I have been here 3 separate times. The first time I had beef tips and I was like uh no. 2nd time I was like meh to the wings I had, but this time I tried the 3D sandwich. I must say this is what...More

Thank Mitch C
Reviewed June 2, 2017

I went to Friday Friends with a group of friends for th first time about a year ago. I had fish & chips and was so impressed t was like fish & chips tht I have had in the caribbean. Was so pleased to find...More

Thank pelicanhouse
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is by the river so you have an exceptional view and the food is very good. I highly recommend this restaurant

Thank Zx6girl
Reviewed April 28, 2017

Love this place! Twisted Spinach Salad is the best! Love sitting by the windows to look out over the river!

Thank uncgirl67
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

Went there for lunch. Was excited to try out Friday Friends because of the outside seating by the river. We go in, the host was an older gentleman, he acted like he did not want to be there at all. We get seated outside and...More

1  Thank yeticooler04
Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

They don't have a varied menu-very few options for vegetarians. Lasagna special made my mom's & my stomach hurt. Service & my Caesar salad were both very good, though.

Thank B_Honey
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 Sanford Dr, Morganton, NC 28655-2573
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Morganton
  • Phone Number: +1 828-430-3024
Pleasant atmosphere, scenic setting with windows and terrace overlooking Catawba river
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