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1115 S College Ave, Newark, DE 19713
+1 302-369-8911
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Newark
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

I went for breakfast. Good Food. Nice location. Extremely slow service in the mornings. I have not gone for lunch or dinner.

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Thank RobertDouglasHomes
Seaford, Delaware
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

I have used Red Roof Inn. It is right beside Friendly's. If I want a good or need to meet with a business associate, I have used this restaurant. It has always been clean, good service, in a timely manner. Even when they have a lot of people they are serving, they have always found a place for me.

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Thank oconnellroc
Burlington, Vermont
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

We had a great meal and a wonderful waiter. He did over and beyond !!! Food was good and as seniors we qualified for VIP treatment!

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Thank barbmike678
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Food was great just the burger was a little big for me but good. Portions are good for the money. Ice cream is great as always. Walking distance from the hotel was nice so we didn't have to drive.

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Thank Chris C
Willow Street
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98 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Standard Friendly's menu. Must always have some ice cream. On DE 896 just north of I-95 Newark Exit. Ample parking. Close to University of Delaware. Attractively decorated.

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Thank Rock1774
huddersfield
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Good portions , good service Seemed to busy and bustly Lots of deal combos Good old us favourites available

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Thank clokHuddersfield
Christiana, Delaware
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109 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

My brother-in-law loves Friendly's, so we had lunch (Middletown, DE) and dinner (here in Newark, DE). So we are comparing "APPLES to APPLES". Wished we had returned to Middletown location. The ordering was okay, not fast. The delivery of food, another story. We waited as did everybody around us. Then, the food started to be delivered one table right after... More 

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Thank bob z
Newark, Delaware
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

Friendly's is a very nice place to dine. It has a versatile menu, is price competitive, has wonderful ice cream products and very convenient location and hours. A VERY pleasant experience.

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Thank susanlerner2
Pottstown, Pennsylvania
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72 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped in with my wife and daughter (2 yrs old) tonight for a quick meal before heading back to PA. Nice place and was seated quickly. Unfortunately, that's where it ended and we were quickly reminded of why we stopped going to Friendly's years ago even though there is one a few miles from our house. Our waitress stated she... More 

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tampa
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247 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

First time at a Friendly's, loved that they had 50% off breakfast Mon-Fri, so we ate there Wed-Fri! Service was very "friendly" and food was good and cooked to order!

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Thank tiagayepfa

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 12
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1115 S College Ave, Newark, DE 19713
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Newark
  • Phone Number: +1 302-369-8911

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