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Friendly Farms

17434 Foreston Rd, Upperco, MD 21155-9414
+1 410-239-7400
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“fried chicken” (42 reviews)
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17434 Foreston Rd, Upperco, MD 21155-9414
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a family style service restaurant. They have about a dozen main courses to choose from, then the sides are all served in large bowls. The include fries, homemade slaw, pickles, peaches and homemade sugar drop donuts. Just homey and just yummy. Always hits...More

Thank Kristi B
Larry W, Owner at Friendly Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review and sharing what you loved most about your visit! We are very proud to be able to serve you our 5 star dining experience. Thank you for the feedback and we can't wait to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were here tonight for a Family Christmas dinner. The place was packed, but we were seated very quickly! The service is tremendous indeed and the food is always GREAT! The five of us adults in our party all had fried oysters and they were...More

Thank Barry1948714
Larry W, Owner at Friendly Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review! We are very proud to be able to serve you our 5 star experience. Thank you for the feedback and we can't wait to serve you again!

Reviewed 25 November 2017

I don't eat here often but have always been satisfied with the food and service. Our family was here for my Mother-in-laws birthday and she liked it so well that we made reservations for Thanksgiving. There were 6 of us in our party and the...More

Thank PITTparent
Reviewed 17 November 2017

We visit this restaurant often and most times it is enjoyable and the food is good etc. The prices seem to continue to creep up more and more each time we go and the servings are getting smaller. We always get the crabcakes, which really...More

Thank travelinmama1731
Larry W, Owner at Friendly Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write your review and share this experience. We are so happy that you enjoy your meals here regularly and we truly appreciate your comment about the crab cakes! That being said, we are very disappointed to read the...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

The food was awesome ! I got the crab cake. My family got friend chicken and fried oysters. We loved the appetizers and the sides . Our server was attentive and friendly . I give it a 10 star review! Laid back atmosphere and excellent...More

Thank Jill G
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This place is a family favorite for special occasions. My all time favorite is their fried oysters!! Their crab cake, fried shrimp and fried chicken are all fine choices. I can barely move after a meal here. The homemade coleslaw, cottage cheese and beets are...More

Thank stv8r
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

If you like over priced food out of a can this is the place for you. They only offer one vegetarian (eggplant parmesan) and they were out of it at 4:50pm. So the lady offered me something called shared dish; 7 plates of sides. Beetroot,...More

Thank annbsj
Larry W, Manager at Friendly Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We are very sorry that you feel that your visit was not up to your standards. We take your comments very seriously and will use them in our future meetings. Thank you for your feedback....More

Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

My husband surprised me with a beautiful scenic ride. My next surprise included a good meal at Friendly Farms Restaurant. The Restaurant has a quaint down home vibe and everything is served family style. The Restaurant specialty is crab cakes and fried chicken. My husband...More

Thank 5265wanda
Reviewed 28 August 2017

But, I am not a fan. I think it is overpriced and I was shocked to get canned green beans with the meal. I am also hard pressed to understand why french fries are considered a side dish for ham, fish, pork. Really, mashed potatoes...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2017

We had a group of sixteen and it seemed we had individual service. Upon entering you select your food and pay accordingly. It is clever and smart system. Once you are seated, servers bring several 'family style' dishes and your desired drink. We had several...More

Thank IslandSunAMI
Larry W, Manager at Friendly Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review! We are very proud to be able to serve you and your large group our 5 star experience. Our staff will be very pleased to hear your comments. Thank you for the feedback and...More

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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
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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