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247 Greenmanville Ave, Mystic, CT 06355-1962
+1 860-536-3909
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07:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 07:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 23:00
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41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A short walk from Howard Johnson's. Got a small discount because we stayed at HJ. Food was good and the service was excellent.

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Thank George D
London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went here for a quick lunch but it wasn't so quick. Server was quite pleasant but service was really bad. We ordered and 3 tables came in after us. two with different servers. All of them got served before us that was 12 people. We asked he said he had checked and it was coming. About 5 minutes later it... More 

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Thank Birdie980
CT
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134 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We stopped by for an ice cream as the Sea Swirl was closed. The floor was covered in leaves and the service wasn't great. Very limited flavors of ice cream available and it wasn't good. We didn't finish our one scoop. Wouldn't go back.

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Thank lisanap
Teaneck, New Jersey, United States
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137 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Arrived here at 9:30 on a Sunday morning for breakfast. When we were seated we were told the coffee was brewing. It seemed like 15 minutes before we got the coffee. Our waitress, Kathleen, was very nice and apologized for the delay. It just seems that on a Sunday morning at that time coffee would already have been brewed. We... More 

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Thank Jim R
Meriden, Connecticut
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338 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We went here for breakfast and the service was very slow (only 4 tables occupied) The server was very pleasant It was just a so so breakfast but my eggs were cooked as I like them

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Thank JohnBCt
PA
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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Your normal Friendly restaurant. Service was slow, they were busy. Food was good hadthe apple harvest salad and the ice cream was excellent.

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Thank PAGoldwing
Cortland, New York
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50 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

We had supper there one evening when we were visiting Mystic - we were made to wait about 20 minutes just to be seated even though there were plenty of seats. My sister has problems with her legs/hips so this was not a happy moment for us. The food was adequate and so was the service.

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Thank Linda S
Colonia, New Jersey
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43 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We pay a visit to Mystic Seaport... Friendly's was right there... we knew the menu so no surprises there... food is always decent... we walked inside the restaurant and ... we went back in time - we got stuck in 50's. Kind of quirky and cool. Plenty of booths and old time decor... service was nice and fast... and the... More 

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Thank Agnieszka K
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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53 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

The food was just average but we Loved the Friend-Z, milkshakes and Sundae's. I wish we had one in NC.

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Thank Ruth B
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74 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Friendly's is one of our goto places. We went here with another family. The service was about as bad as you can get. The food we wrong and cold. The ice cream was melted. Corporate should clean out the employees from this one.

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Thank Chris R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 247 Greenmanville Ave, Mystic, CT 06355-1962
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic
  • Phone Number: +1 860-536-3909

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