Friendly’s Restaurants News

Founded: 1935

Friendly’s Restaurants Co, LLC is a restaurant company that operates under the iconic brand name “Friendly’s Restaurants,” serving signature sandwiches, burgers and ice cream desserts

Friendly’s is launching its SummerFest menu, introducing new and returning favorites for guests to enjoy all season long.
June 6th, 2024
Friendly’s Restaurants Franchising Co, LLC hosted the official grand opening of its newest location in Orlando, Florida last weekend.
June 5th, 2024
Friendly’s Restaurants announced today the grand opening of the brand’s newest location in the theme park capital of the world, Orlando, near Disney Springs.
May 29th, 2024
Friendly’s guests can now enjoy their favorite treats late at night and at a lower price with the brand’s new cravings menu.  
April 29th, 2024
Friendly’s Restaurants announced the soft opening of the brand’s newest location in Orlando in a prime area near Disney Springs.
April 26th, 2024
Spring and Summer Conehead menu is here to welcome the warm weather with frosty creations and cool classic favorites everyone can enjoy.
April 4th, 2024
Springtime means new beginnings – a new season, new flowers, and new delicious items on the Friendly’s menu.
March 11th, 2024
With a new menu and the return of fan-favorite Mini Mozz Sticks, Friendly’s is listening to diners and delivering the delicious food they crave.
February 7th, 2024
Kids of all ages have loved the Conehead™ sundaes at Friendly’s for years - and in 2024, they’ll discover a whole new generation of their favorite treats.
January 4th, 2024
As the leaves change and the air turns crisp, Friendly’s is unveiling enticing new fall and winter limited-time offerings.
October 3rd, 2023
Everyone scream for ice cream, because Friendly’s Restaurants is launching improved creations with fruity cereal toppings galore, just in time to cool things off this summer.
July 14th, 2023
Spring just got a whole lot sweeter at Friendly’s Restaurant with the launch of delicious ice cream sundaes, available from April through June.
March 30th, 2023
If the hot weather has you wilting, Friendly’s Restaurant has a Happy Ending ready to turn that frown upside down.
August 3rd, 2022
Get ready to dig your claws into summer! Friendly’s Restaurants are rolling out a new Lobster Festival menu fitting for a day on the coast.
May 25th, 2022
Friendly’s Restaurants is encouraging customers to “Save Room for Ice Cream” in a new advertising campaign rolling out this month.
April 26th, 2022
Calling all those with a big appetite and a sweet tooth, Friendly’s Restaurants welcomes guests to indulge in 12 new menu items that bring a mouthwatering twist to salads, burgers, pasta and more.
April 4th, 2022
Friendly’s Restaurants announces the launch of Friendly’s Cafe, a fast-casual concept, in Westfield, Massachusetts (291 East Main St.) which opened on Feb. 26.
March 1st, 2022
Friendly's Restaurants, known for menu items such as the Fribble Milkshake, the Jim Dandy Sundae, and delectable burgers and melts, closes out the year on a sweet note.
January 4th, 2022
Move over chicken fingers and fries, Friendly’s Restaurants are giving their pint-sized patrons some tasty new entrees to feast on.
November 8th, 2021
Friendly's Restaurants announced it has selected Erich & Kallman as its new agency of record following a strategic competitive review.
October 26th, 2021
With the weather cooling down and kids returning to school, Friendly’s Restaurants are bringing families together around the table, by adding hearty comfort food entrees and festive ice cream sundaes to the menu for a limited time.
September 27th, 2021
Mark your calendars, because Friendly’s ‘Cones for Kids’ campaign is back! After a several year hiatus, Cones for Kids is returning from September 20 through October 31 to raise money to benefit Easterseals.
September 15th, 2021
Amici Partners Group, owner of the restaurant chain Friendly’s Restaurants and its affiliate, BRIX Holdings, a multi-brand franchising company, have jointly announced the hiring of Roberto De Angelis.
July 28th, 2021
Friendly’s Restaurants, known for the beloved ultra-creamy, extra-thick milkshake, will celebrate National Ice Cream Day by giving away free Fribbles to its Sweet Rewards members.
July 13th, 2021
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Friendly’s Restaurants and BRIX Holdings are raising the marketing bar for the road ahead with the addition of David Ellis as chief marketing officer for all brands.
June 21st, 2021
June 9th, 2021
Salt in the air and sand between the toes… it’s summertime! Friendly’s Restaurants are rolling out a classic New England summer menu fitting for a day at the shore.
June 7th, 2021
Free Fribbles for all. That’s one way Friendly’s Restaurants, known for the beloved ultra-creamy, extra-thick milkshake, is celebrating the life and legacy of its founder Pres Blake, who passed away earlier this year at the age of 106 years old
May 26th, 2021
From March 15th to June 6th, the iconic chain is bringing back six Fan Favorite meals and offering a special bundle of one Fan Favorite meal paired with an ice cream sundae.
March 10th, 2021
Amici Partners Group, LLC (“Amici”) has completed the acquisition of Friendly’s Restaurants.
January 19th, 2021

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