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Friendly's

778 Kidder St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6911
+1 570-824-6929
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good33%
  • Average23%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible7%
20 Jun 2017
“Unimpressive”
16 Feb 2017
“Not as good as it used to be”
Open Now
08:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
American
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LOCATION
778 Kidder St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6911
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Any time we travel through NY or PA we like to stop at a Friendly's as I've been doing it all my life. This Friendly's location was fine and delivered the food and experience we have come to know from the chain. I would recommend...More

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We slept in and missed our comp motel breakfast but this was right across the street (actually within walking distance!). Upon entering, saw sign on door - ALL breakfasts 50% off Mon-Fri (this was Friday!). We ordered eggs, sausage, bacon, toast breakfast and coffee. Served...More

Thank mrslemon
Reviewed 21 June 2017

On a Tuesday night, after the traditional dinner hour, it appeared the place was short-staffed. Two servers approached when I entered, and I said I would be doing take-out, and they said "okay" and walked away without offering to take the order or instructing me...More

Thank Write-MindedWoman
Reviewed 17 February 2017

I've been coming to this particular Friendly's location with family for almost my whole life. It's still passable, but nothing special these days. The servers are always nice, but the place just seems understaffed even when it's not busy. The portions seem quite a bit...More

Thank Brian A
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

This place was close to our hotel so we decided to eat there. Place was pretty clean but very cold which I wasn't happy about but the food was delicious.

Thank Cinsational
Reviewed 3 November 2016

I enjoyed a terrific breakfast served promptly and with warmth and friendliness....I would definitely return to this location when I am next visiting town.

Thank Sue F
Reviewed 24 October 2016

The service and the food was very good, but the portions was very very small for the price. Very convenient to the hotel

Thank Rozena Y
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Went to this Friendly's last night about 5pm. The good point is the wait staff were very sweet and professional, also timely. The rest well..... As soon as you walk in you can smell the carpet, it's old and smelly. You can look into part...More

Thank Crabby59
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Stopped here for a late lunch, the food and service was good. The waitress gave us the senior discount without even asking.

Thank Gene B
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Very nice atmosphere. Good food and great service. Price was right. Seniors always get a discount. That worked out well for my mom. Lots on the menu to choose from. Of course the best is the ice cream.

Thank Wendy1974
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 778 Kidder St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6911
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Wilkes-Barre
  • Phone Number: +1 570-824-6929
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