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Friends Bar & Grille

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2825 S Eagle Rd, Newtown, PA 18940-1546
+1 215-504-7005
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11:00 - 02:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 00:00
Mon - Tue 16:00 - 00:00
Wed - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Hatboro, Pennsylvania
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126 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Visit this bar about once or twice a year to enjoy reliable American cuisine. Penne Pasta with Sweet sausage was very good and wife had Eggplant Parm Platter, also enjoyable. Remodeled since our last visit and pleased with new ambiance. Wish was a little closer to home or we would go more often to this "Good Stop".

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Thank GaryjW2014
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We eat here frequently and food is good. The renovations look updated and are nice. My only problem was the other evening a young lady was wiping down the table next to us. I noticed she wiped the many crumbs and pieces of food onto the seated bench. I figured she would then pick it up somehow. Instead she pushed... More 

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Thank debcoh
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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75 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

A good place to have lunch or dinner and see a game The food is pretty good and there is a wide selection of beers from the bar. Can be loud at times.

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Thank Jim M
King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

We would go here once every couple of weeks. Their burgers are best I have ever had. Always fresh and cooked as requested. The cole slaw is great and the iced tea is always fresh. We moved in April and so wish their was a Friends near us. We miss the great food!

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Thank lwinton59
Newtown, PA
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353 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 475 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Friends was already our favorite spot in Newtown and the renovations just make it that much better. The food is always consistently good and the beer selection is extensive. Their happy hour is still the best in town. Half price draught beers, wines and appetizers Monday through Friday from 4 to 6. The bartenders help make the atmosphere, they are... More 

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Thank relayer
Newtown, Pennsylvania
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281 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We came here for lunch. We have been here before so it was nice to see the renovations going on. The food was great as always but the service was a bit slow today. I'm guessing it was because there were very few customers. My guess is the server was relatively new. Anyway the food will keep bringing us back.... More 

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Thank MrandMrsBookman
Newtown, Pennsylvania
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63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

On Monday nights, they have a burger special for $5 (+ $0.50 to make it a cheeseburger). Great burger with fries.

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Thank TPop-Traveler
Evansville, Indiana
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

The service was very good. The server was pleasant and helpful. I had Terrapin Recreation Ale, very good. I had a delicious Turkey Burger and my husband had tasty fish tacos. We would go again.

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Thank TroutEVV
Southampton, Pennsylvania
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130 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Went here on a Saturday night as a group of 6. We have been here before, but are not "regulars", so we went around 530 for dinner. The hostess was very nice and showed us a corner booth with a really small table, there was no way 6 people could eat dinner on it. There was an available table for... More 

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Newtown
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016

This is our go to in Newtown. If you go early you can beat the crowd; wish they took reservations.Service is good and consistent. Enjoy their salads and anything Italian.

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Thank Deb K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, International, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Television
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
16:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2825 S Eagle Rd, Newtown, PA 18940-1546
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Bucks County  >  Newtown
  • Phone Number: +1 215-504-7005
Description
The more casual side starts at Friends...Looking for somewhere to go with the team after a game or practice? Or maybe just somewhere to have a drink and watch ALL of your Phavorite Philly teams? Join Us for HAPPY HOUR with 9 HD TV's, over 30 beers in the bottle & 20 on tap (including the latest craft specialties). Add to that an extensive menu with THE BEST FOOD IN TOWN...Friends has everything you want.

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