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Friendly Farms

17434 Foreston Rd, Upperco, MD 21155-9414
+1 410-239-7400
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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17434 Foreston Rd, Upperco, MD 21155-9414
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My daughter (the birthday girl), her boyfriend, her oldest brother, and my wife and I enjoyed an awesome dinner at Friendly Farms! The server great food in a 'family style' setting. You order your entree before you are even seated. Nonce your seated, the appetizers...More

Thank Charlie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Friendly Farms on Mother's Day was a beautiful view. Driving onto the property, you'll see the main house with barns and others buildings, 3 ponds with many geese to see. Ample parking for everyone. If you've never been here, ordering and seating can be...More

Thank scoop35311
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff is very friendly. My family had the fried chicken, which everyone loved. I had the crab cake. It was good, all meat. Sides were fine, nothing special. Everyone loved the sugar dinner roles. Very good!

Thank ladyarsenalsoccermom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't believe this place gets any good reviews! Went there for lunch this past week, $46.00 for two people! Everything other than the main dish was from a can. I felt like I was eating at a nursing home! They may as well build...More

1  Thank Daniel F
Larry W, Owner at Friendly Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, Daniel, for taking the time to share your experience at Friendly Farms. We are very disappointed to hear that the price of your meal did not meet your expectations. We strive to provide a consistent and high quality dining experience. We take your...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018

The staff is very friendly and efficient. My wife had the crab cake and I had the roast beef this time. It was very tasty, we also enjoyed the view out the window of the pond with the geese swimming around. It is a very...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 19 March 2018

This is a family-style restaurant that serves delicious food. When you enter, you choose your dinner from the menu and pay the cashier who gives you a number. You wait in an ante-room or outside, if the weather is good, for your number to be...More

Thank RobCnYork
Larry W, Owner at Friendly Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

We appreciate the time you took to write such an outstanding review. We love hearing from happy, satisfied guests and will make sure to pass your great feedback along to our staff. We hope to have the pleasure of serving you once again soon!

Reviewed 12 March 2018

Our bus trip stops here on the way back from the Baltimore Pops. We use the banquet room downstairs. The food is very good. They serve family style, They have excellent fried donuts,They had fried chicken, mashed potatoes, corn , green beans and fried shrimp....More

Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

I go to Friendly Farms with family about 4 times a year. It is hard to get us all to agree on a place, yet somehow all enjoy the place. Today they were off. It was not unusually busy yet we had an inattentive waitress...More

Thank Lewis M
Reviewed 4 March 2018

First of all the view is beautiful. The food is so good that you just know it’s homemade. The entrees are so hard to pick cause everything is good. The sides were just so delicious! Our waitress was great and replaced are food when we...More

Thank Toudie W
Larry W, Owner at Friendly Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Thank you so much for taking time out of your day to write such a fantastic review! We are so grateful of not only your feedback, but patronage as well. Our staff works hard to ensure all of our guests have the truly wonderful dining...More

Reviewed 2 March 2018

We decided to take a long drive out to Upperco and enjoy a nice lunch. It was a perfect day. The location is gorgeous. Not much changes here. The crab cakes are outrageous and unique. i think they are possibly some of the best in...More

Thank neuronell
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4 March 2017|
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Response from Mark T | Reviewed this property |
The carry out menu does include sides, which you pay for because the CO prices are cheaper. If you compare the Carry Out menu with the Eat In menu you will see there is a noticeable difference (i.e: 8 oz Filet Mignon CO... More
26 August 2015|
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Response from Mike S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we usually pay with our credit card but that's just for my wife and me. I would imagine that with a large party like you have that you'll be able to charge it. Do you have reservations for your large group? If not I... More
9 August 2015|
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Response from Hubbell B | Reviewed this property |
Of course...boxes available for leftovers...even the rolls.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17434 Foreston Rd, Upperco, MD 21155-9414
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Upperco
  • Phone Number: +1 410-239-7400
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