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Friendly's Ice Cream Shop

748 Frederick Rd, Catonsville, MD 21228-4504
+1 410-869-3620
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good12%
  • Average8%
  • Poor24%
  • Terrible48%
4 Jul 2016
“Terrible Service”
10 Oct 2016
“Can't lose with half-price breakfasts”
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
748 Frederick Rd, Catonsville, MD 21228-4504
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11 - 20 of 25 reviews

Reviewed 11 June 2015

We went here to celebrate my granddaughter's perfect report card and each picked our flavors and toppings, including nut free varieties as needed. Staff was exceptionally helpful and courteous and prices really reasonable.

Thank gust64
Reviewed 13 May 2015

Inexpensive dining - great food - free ice cream sundaes included in kids meals...........what more can you say! :)

Thank Dianne B
Reviewed 25 November 2014 via mobile

My wife and I went to this restaurant for dinner. It was about 6pm and there were maybe 10 customers in the restaurant. We started off the experience with our server asking how many and we said there were 2 of us and asked for...More

3  Thank Brian Y
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Our last visit was a Sunday after church. The place was not crowded and we were quickly seated. We enjoyed a strawberry lemonade while we waited for our orders. A family at a near by table had an infant who smiled and giggled at me....More

Thank Dixie21228
Reviewed 13 May 2014

My husband and I decided to give it another try as it has been months since we have eaten here, perhaps even more than a year. However, it continually gets worse. the place is dirty - period. The help isn't managed. Where is the manager?...More

1  Thank VintageCruiser
Reviewed 18 March 2014

Unfortunately there aren't many places in Catonsville to take a couple kids ages 2-4 so we sometimes end up here for sundaes. Have to agree with most posters. Service is sporadic at best. Sometimes it's pretty clean, other times it's best to just leave. Obviously...More

1  Thank CarolMaryland
Reviewed 7 January 2014

Not a very good place. They have the regular fatty, high cholesterol, and high cal. The service is terrible. Many better places in town to eat than this place.

Thank CatonsvFam
Reviewed 14 May 2013

We tried this place when we first moved to the area a couple of times, and haven't been back since. The service always looks a little sketchy, and they usually aren't very good or attentive. Everytime we went in, we would wait FOREVER for an...More

Thank Cheffoodie08
Reviewed 25 March 2013

The food is always great, but most of the time I am left with a stomach ache. This is a great place to come for ice cream, but the service is so-so, and the resturant is very dated. Better for families than couples.

Thank Miranda P
Reviewed 18 December 2012

My family and I have TRIED to like Friendly's. We KNOW it's part of a chain, but it is locally (Crofton) owned, and we WANT to support it. But, without reservation, we can say it has THEE WORST SERVICE we have EVER HAD in ANY...More

Thank rrdude
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 748 Frederick Rd, Catonsville, MD 21228-4504
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Catonsville
  • Phone Number: +1 410-869-3620
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