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Five Guys

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43 W 55th Street, (55th St, betw. 5th & 6th Ave), New York City, NY 10019
+1 (212) 459-9600
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11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Delivery, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Dining on a budget

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  • 324
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    Very good
  • 39
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  • 18
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  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
the real thing

Do not expect something fancy or gourmet, but here you can find the real thing!! A small selection of burghers, chips, fast service, tasty food. Nothing is missing! and it's cheap! If you are foreigner like us, you will feel like .... really in new york!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 4, 2015
Annalisa P
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 NEW

Do not expect something fancy or gourmet, but here you can find the real thing!! A small selection of burghers, chips, fast service, tasty food. Nothing is missing! and it's cheap! If you are foreigner like us, you will feel like .... really in new york!

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Sao Paulo, SP
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18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW via mobile

Five guys is a must go for burger lovers and enthusiasts. Hand made burgers cooked to perfection! The fries have a special touch to them. Fair price!

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Sao Paulo, SP
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Great burger and great price! You can add accompaniments for free. They have to many soda options. Certainly, I will be back!

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Best burger ever!!! The french fries are awesome too. This is a MUST when visiting New York, specially if you are short of time.

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London, United Kingdom
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78 reviews 78 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

good value... love the quality. A must do on the NY strip... good value and awesome toppings. great for a late night snack or on the run meal.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

simply delicious, me and my wife family went there and they loved it. I've been in the one in London many times. but for a strange reason the NYC branch tasted much better. Wished it had a bigger seating area like the branch in London. It was raining that night and it was packed we had to wait for people... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Simple, tasty, real meat, real potatos. Best fast food in the world, period.....................................

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26 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Delicious, tastefull, burgers and hot dogs with great fries. The specific store is not so busy since it's on a not so famous street so I definitely recommend it!!

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Muscat, Oman
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

These burgers are so much better than shake shack burgers. Very tasty and less greasy . They r so generous with the fries . I had five guys first time in London but I think the one in NYC is so much better.

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Fernie, Canada
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11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Man these burgers were substantial, tasty and juicy and their fries are to die for. Fast service and very organised in the shop. Will be back for another before i leave.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 43 W 55th Street, (55th St, betw. 5th & 6th Ave), New York City, NY 10019
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 (212) 459-9600

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 11 - 16
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm

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

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Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors imagine before they visit - spectacular skyscrapers like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building, iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is a shopper's paradise where you can find every kind of store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the affordable to the ultra-fancy. Visit Rockefeller Center to experience towering Art Deco grandeur, and foodies will love the busy restaurants that stay open late in Koreatown. After dark, Midtown calms down a bit, but at any time of day or night it still feels 100% New York.
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