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1463 Raritan Rd, Clark, NJ 07066-1230
+1 908-276-2752
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17:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 17:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 12:00
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Westfield, New Jersey
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26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Disappointing after giving it a second change. Ordered eggs over easy, 1 egg was over cooked. Had a slice of french toast with the meal. It was like rubber, obviously reheated. Given 2 slices of bacon and toast that was so cold the butter wouldn't even melt on it. Last time, no more chances. The guys will have to dine... More 

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Thank Lea F
Scotch Plains, New Jersey
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 July 2016

When I was a little kid, my parents use to take my siblings and I to Friendly's all the time. It was one of our favorite places to eat. Many years later I still go to Friendly's, but unfortunately I don't know how much longer I can say that. Over the past couple of years Friendly's just went downhill. And... More 

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Thank Katee02
Linden, New Jersey, United States
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63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Our kids would give Friendly's 10 stars. Whenever we go out to eat, they want to go here. This location is smaller than other ones that I have seen and it's a little outdated. The staff is always friendly and service is good. The size of the restaurant makes it impossible to come here with a big group or team.... More 

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Thank Linda L
Buffalo, New York
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80 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Very good service and the food was great!!! Breakfast ended and we missed it by a few minutes. Personally, I don't like this policy, as we went there for the breakfast and not lunch or dinner. The world is trending toward breakfast all the time - follow! A strong loving atmosphere just minutes away from the Big Apple!!!

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Thank Pacviajante
Cranford, New Jersey
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84 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015

The seating area is quite small, but the food is decent. They have regular specials to stay competitive with the restaurants in the area.

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Thank Linda O
Jonesboro, Georgia
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39 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2014

Royal Banana Split was to die for....Loved it. It was a bit pricey but worth the weight gain. Great Friendly environment. If you are looking for a restaurant that is quiet don't go to Friendly's lot and lot of kids which equals = Noise. LOL!

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Thank arney121
New Brunswick, New Jersey
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55 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2014

Friendly's has always held some of my most fond childhood memories. I can remember our neighbor saying to my mom, "lets take the kids to Friendly's" and we'd all pile in the car, or walk if the weather was really nice, and go to Friendly's for some ice cream. They make some of the best sundaes and banana splits, and... More 

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Thank Richard W
Pontiac, Illinois
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2013

The best burger and ice cream place that I have ever eaten at. The ice cream sundaes are very good and the food is very hot.

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Thank chewy662013

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Dinner
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 23:00
Monday
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
17:30 - 12:00
Saturday
17:30 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1463 Raritan Rd, Clark, NJ 07066-1230
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Clark
  • Phone Number: +1 908-276-2752

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