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Friendly Farms

17434 Foreston Rd, Upperco, MD 21155-9414
+1 410-239-7400
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“cottage cheese” (42 reviews)
“apple butter” (47 reviews)
“fried chicken” (51 reviews)
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17434 Foreston Rd, Upperco, MD 21155-9414
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate Thanksgiving dinner here and although most of the food was good, it was a bit disappointing. For $38 the shrimp was more breading than anything and the potatoes were boxed. The serving bowls were again very small (a very small bowl for 3...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank travelinmama1731
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located not really near anything else in Maryland it is definitely a destination restaurant. It must be beloved because they've been in business since 1959. While located on a farm - it doesn't appear to be a working farm anymore - it is not a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kelly Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I have been coming here at least 3 times a year for 25 years, and have made memories together. The food and value has always been consistent, nice view of the farm country, and reasonable price. Our last visit in October wasn't...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Crabtownguy
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nobody goes away hungry. Always a crowd on sunny Saturdays and Sundays. Beautiful country setting. Always pleasant staff.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank L3682PEstevenr
Reviewed 5 November 2018

My wife and I had a very nice dinner. No wait to be seated and the service was excellent. I think the young lady who took care of us couldn't have done any more to make our visit enjoyable.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank schumacherseiler
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Very friendly, kind to the handicapped, the meals were excellent, the place was packed, yet we were seated immediately, and the wait staff were very nice...what more could you ask for?

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank George S
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Went for late lunch with friends. Crab cake special, then as much as you want of sugared biscuits, cole slaw, peaches, beets, fries, green beans, etc. Finished off wit a scoop of delicious ice cream...I got peach, which was awesome. You can't go away hungry.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank MostHappyTraveler
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Going to Friendly Farm is like a step back in time to family-style and traditional farm and rural dining. Traditional American food including steaks, chops, chicken - plus crab cakes! - and other traditional favorites and great vegetable sides, all in a farm and family...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank 854bobf
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Family style, home style cooking, nice little family restaurant in a beautiful setting, great fried chicken similar Amish style food and service

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Denise B
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

My family loves coming here as we get “old fashioned “ comfort foods that are fresh and delicious. Just like sitting down to Sunday dinner on the farm! But this time was a real treat-soft shell crabs were available! They were a good full size...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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11 August 2018|
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Response from Charlie S | Reviewed this property |
Noon to 8pm everyday.
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, 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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