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9 Troy Rd, East Greenbush, NY 12061-1607
07:00 - 23:00
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Syracuse, New York
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46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Horribly understaffed today. We like to stop on road trips along I-90 as it's "off the beaten path" but not too far out of the way. Today they had one waitress for the entire place, struggling to keep up with customers. One party after us was seated but left after waiting 10+ minutes without even getting asked for drink orders.... More 

Thank pnaw10
East Greenbush, New York
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Went today with a 5 year old who only eats chicken nuggets/fingers. This place is worse then I remember. I have not been here in years and now I remember why. The restaurant is gross, outdated with an overworked staff. My little buddy got his chicken fingers and fries and loved them. I could only stomach a 1/2 a hamburger... More 

Thank 6Leef6
Nassau, New York
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

For years we used to stop at Friendly's for ice cream to go. I always had a Reese's Pieces sundae. They were delicious! It was a wonderful memory My great memory was ruined by the worst sundae I have ever had there. It really was terrible. Very little peanut butter sauce or chocolate FRIENDLY 's NEEDS TO IMPROVE OR I... More 

Thank Melzbelles
Elmsford, New York
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Service was impeccable from the staff. The quality of the food was excellent. We had no complaints, and the staff made no excuses (nor was there a need for any).

Thank patrickjf2001
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153 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2015

We have gone to this location a couple of times and have good service and good food every time. I will return.

Thank beemanWinchester
Albany, New York
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257 reviews
250 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2015

Most of the Friendly's in our area have been closed due to the restaurant chain’s restructuring. Friendly's started as an ice cream shoppe in Springfield, Massachusetts. In addition to their ice cream, they're also known for their Big Beef Burgers (supposedly never frozen) & SuperMelt Sandwiches. This restaurant had been remodeled. They offer 2 meals for $20: a choice of... More 

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East Greenbush, New York
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107 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2015

We go for breakfast on the weekends and the food is always good and the coffee is hot, The staff is always pleasant,even early in the morning when I usually am not.

Thank P E
Middletown, New York
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81 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Who could not like a Peanut Butter Parfait? Somebody/Someone allergic to PEANUTS, that is who? If you are not allergic to PEANUTS, make sure you head on down and try the Peanut Butter Parfait with hot fudge, whipped cream and your favorite ice cream and everything else that you could possible think of. It is GREAT! Enjoy!

Thank erikm313
Albany, New York
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91 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Limited menu and seating. Servers are pleasant. Ice cream is better than most. Nice place to stop for simple lunch.

Thank Sparkle D
Rensselaer, New York
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

The food was very good. The food came very quickly and the service was excellent. The waitress we had was very friendly. The ice cream was also delicious.

Thank speedrunner_11

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Troy Rd, East Greenbush, NY 12061-1607
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  East Greenbush

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