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226 W College Ave, State College, PA 16801
(814) 238-3066
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Ranked #39 of 213 Restaurants in State College
Price range: $10 - $15
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
State College
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81 reviews 81 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

Reader beware, the food here is addictive. I was once in a dark place for a period of about a month last summer. I would sit through lectures, mouth watering, unable to focus on professors because I needed my Five Guys fix. The atmosphere is welcoming. The fries are the best in town. But those burgers.... I'm not proud of... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

If you are looking for a decent meal, Five Guys is a good stop. This restaurant sits just a few minutes from campus. You should expect to pay over ten dollars for your meal at this restaurant. While the burgers are good, they are nothing special. On the other hand, the fries (cajun) are definitely something to try.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Yeah, yeah, there are 700+ calories in a burger......walk it off and don't feel guilty. Great service from fun employees.

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Harleysville, PA
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47 reviews 47 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We stopped at the Five Guys in State College PA during the 2014 Parent and Family Weekend at Penn State University Park. The proximity to campus is great, but frankly we were disappointed in the quality and the price of the food on this visit. The rest of my family ordered burgers which they liked, but I'd recently had a... More 

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East Bay, California
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189 reviews 189 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Very good food. The hamburger was so big it could have been my entire meal. Good prices. Lots of seating.

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Tyrone, Pennsylvania
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251 reviews 251 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I don't get caught up in the hype of Five guys. They have a basic menu. The burgers are OK..they are just burgers! Yeah they do hot dogs too.

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Beavercreek, Ohio
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65 reviews 65 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Typical Five Guys food. Good burger and fries. Not the cleanest restaurant, but not the dirtiest. These type of places never seem to have anyone assigned to wipe down tables and the condiment areas on a regular basis. Go figure.

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Los Angeles, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Really delicious hamburgers and fries, served super quick. This is a great place to eat in any town we're visiting. You can always count on Five Guys for a great product.

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Cairo, Egypt
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76 reviews 76 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

I had 2 meals while staying in state college. I had cheeseburger with a lot of varieties to build my sandwich. The fires was freshly cooked. The service was quick.

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Woodward, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews 40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

You know, you can go to one of those fast food joints for a burger, and guess what, it'll taste like a fast food burger. While you pay a bit more at five guys for your beef, the burgers just plain taste better. And the fries come up hot and greasy like they are supposed to be. Want a good... More 

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Additional Information about Five Guys

Address: 226 W College Ave, State College, PA 16801
Phone Number: (814) 238-3066
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  State College
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: American

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