All The Restaurants That Are Closing Locations This Year


The popular chain known for family dining and delicious desserts closed a reported 23 locations in 2019, giving it one of the highest totals of any restaurant brand for the year. In the early weeks of 2020, another Friendly’s location has already been shuttered. That now-defunct restaurant was in New Hampshire, and it was the last one in the state’s seacoast region. A look at the company’s location map shows dozens of restaurants running on the East Coast, with most of them situated in the northeast.