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Five Guys

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Neighborhood:
Midtown
American, Hamburgers
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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, Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Late Night

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  • 376
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  • 270
    Very good
  • 48
    Average
  • 19
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
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
Ememgood

My first time in here, and I had a delicious veggie burger with cheese, soo yummy that I had to order another one

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 30, 2015
Meek E
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015 NEW

My first time in here, and I had a delicious veggie burger with cheese, soo yummy that I had to order another one

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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107 reviews 107 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW via mobile

This so-called hamburguers place was a total dissapointment for us, the place was not even clean as well as the toilettes where a total mess. I don't recommend anyone looking for a healthy place (not only b-cause the food, the unhealthly tidyness was even worse) to visit this store. Stay away

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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62 reviews 62 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

i heard about this place from many friends and now i know why they insisted on me to try it. burgers made to perfection , that is the only thing i can say.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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64 reviews 64 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

It was out of the way but close to 5th and Central Park so convenient that way...The food was fine, nothing amazing, I don't get the hype...I would not go again...It is not a bad place to eat, but it certainly does not warrant a trip especially for it...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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69 reviews 69 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Get in the queue, it's worth it, simple double or single burger all the way (means all the general toppings) generous servings of fries. So order the small portion, get yourself a drink and its a perfect low cost American meal

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Rome, Italy
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85 reviews 85 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Unfortunately we don't have Five Guys in Italy. When I came to NY it was a great discover ! I loved their hamburgers with fresh lettuce and tomatoes. The french fries were simply great. Hope to eat there soon.

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Geelong, Australia
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72 reviews 72 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Whilst in the USA I ate at Five Guys various times and at this establishment twice! Five Guys burgers are fantastic; it is hard to believe this is a chain resturant If you don't know burgers don't eat here; however if your a burger fan you need to check it out!

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Riga, Michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

My kids wanted to go here so bad. My daughter has been at one of these restaurants in Michigan, so she wanted the rest of us to try it out. It was really good service and delicious food.

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Sydney, Australia
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129 reviews 129 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

A mate told me about these guys so we gave them a go. The cheese and bacon burger with 'all in' was nothing short of awesome! Meaty, cheesy, smoky bacony, juicy and filling, what more could you ask for. I loved it. The fact the potatoes are stacked up in the store with a sign that states who grew the... More 

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Five Guys was one our first food experiences in New York, and we were not disappointed. The service was very fast but friendly, and we were guided through each step of creating the best bespoke burger any of us had tasted. Excellent value, would certainly recommend to anyone wanting a great NY style burger.

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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, Hamburgers

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children
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
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