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Friendly's Ice Cream Shop

1000 Reese Ave, Hershey, PA 17033-2272
+1 717-533-4190
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good27%
  • Average21%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible15%
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“hershey lodge” (10 reviews)
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1000 Reese Ave, Hershey, PA 17033-2272
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

Went to meet some people from church. Yes it is friendly. Ice cream looked great but I don't eat ice cream. Lunch was not good. Food took seemingly forever and was not hot when it arrived. Mostly tasteless, so I added salt, pepper, and catsup....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Richard D
Reviewed 12 September 2018

All the Friendly’s have closed in our area, so when we came upon this one we were thrilled! Food was good, resturant was clean and the waitress was great!

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank lhstever2018
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Friendly's is a sure-thing for a grilled cheese sandwich and french fries, right? Not this location. We ordered three separate items that were supposed to have melted cheese: a grilled cheese sandwich, a tuna melt, and cheese fries. Not one of these items actually had...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank TAFBos
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

What a shame. This location proves why Friendly's are slowly disappearing. Staff could care less that we were standing at the door waiting to be seated. We finally just left and spent our money elsewhere. Other patrons warned us that we wouldn't get seated because...More

Date of visit: July 2018
3  Thank staceyg105
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Typical Friendly's menu, except Hershey's chocolate is used exclusively, like everything else in town. The walk up service is fine, but the sit down in painfully slow, which I have found to be typical of this chain. Don't waste your time. Get better food elsewhere.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Katilurn
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

The food was great the waitress was great. But waiting to be seated took longer than it needed to be. My family and I came in when it wasn’t that busy and we had to wait for about 15 minutes before someone seated us at...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank horseloverajm
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

I cannot comment on the ice cream because we did not get desserts this time. Our sandwiches were disappointing. The cheese and lettuce weren’t placed correctly and only some of the cheese actually was even on the sandwich. My side of cooked broccoli was cold....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank vacationhappy4
Reviewed 15 June 2018

We were in the area Thursday and stopped for breakfast at this Friendly's. We were pleasantly surprised to see breakfast during breakfast hours was half price. Our server greeted us quickly and brought our beverages. Our food was delivered and I put pepper on my...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank pitt_twins
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Went here with family for lunch and I had the Apple Harvest Salad and a small sundae - they have a combo deal with certain items. Food and service was good, would come back in the future.

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank businessgirl24
Reviewed 4 May 2018

been here several times, Their ice creams, sundae's splits, etc, are delicious. To die for. Not much time spent on restaurants though.. No paper twice now..

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Karen W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 Reese Ave, Hershey, PA 17033-2272
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Hershey
  • Phone Number: +1 717-533-4190
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