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1504 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wed - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 am
Dining options: Lunch

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  • 7
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 7
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  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
A drop in quality

It used to be my preferred burger place in town but after last visit it appears that the quality is dropping a bit - the idea is still great, with possibility to make its own burger from scratch, with tens of ingredients to choose from. But while previously it was perfectly prepared and served... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 4, 2014
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Frankfurt, Germany
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Very friendly staff and the most delicious, mouth-watering combination of ingredients between two pieces of a bun ever! Me and a friend were just walking down the street when we stumbled upon 500 degrees and since we were craving burgers decided to try it out. Best decision of a our few days in Philly! The meat was perfectly done (medium... More 

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Haverford, Pennsylvania
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740 reviews 740 reviews
507 restaurant reviews
460 helpful votes 460 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

I walked into 500 Degrees at 10:30pm on a Thursday night. The sign on the door clearly stated it was open until 11:00pm. (So does the hours posted on Tripadvisor) The young kid at the register was busy chatting with a group of his friends who were talking about where to go drinking. He looked at me with as much... More 

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Paris, France
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1,066 reviews 1,066 reviews
857 restaurant reviews
534 helpful votes 534 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

It used to be my preferred burger place in town but after last visit it appears that the quality is dropping a bit - the idea is still great, with possibility to make its own burger from scratch, with tens of ingredients to choose from. But while previously it was perfectly prepared and served, most recent experience was rather the... More 

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Beirut, Lebanon
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42 reviews 42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

During my visit to philly, someone advised me to try it! I took the classic 500 degrees' burger. It was a fair burger not as I was expected... The fries were not crispy...I didn't like! It wasn't a great experience unfortunately...

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Seoul, South Korea
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

This place quite possibly made the best burger I've had in Philadelphia. I love the build your own burger options. Mine goes something like this: Two burger patties American cheese Bacon Fried Egg Raw onion Jalapenos Arugula (optional) Mayo Not your style? Weren't you paying attention? I said it's build your own! Make your own damn burger, but don't expect... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Really I'd give this 3.5 stars because it is a little better than average. I went for lunch during the work day and it was not crowded at all which is nice because it is tiny inside. My burger was good. I wouldn't rave about it. The fries were good too (garlic parmesan). I know I'm using the word good... More 

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Lake Charles, Louisiana
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72 reviews 72 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

It has a lot of hype and a lot of choices. I didn't really like the $12 burger choices but it was good. I wouldn't stop out of my way here again. Their fries didn't taste like much and seating is limited. The staff really wasn't too friendly when we asked questions. They have a large selection so there are... More 

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Albany, New York
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Nice choices here for burgers and topping alike. Burgers were great as were the regular and sweet potato fries. It is small and you are likely to share a table but yum yum!

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Barrington, New Jersey
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42 reviews 42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Wish they still had the 3 Little Pigs special which was so good but the regular bacon, egg, and cheese burger on a brioche bun is solid. Fries are very good too and you can make your own cherry coke. Worth the $ in my opinion. Service is hit or miss though.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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72 reviews 72 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

The place leaves a bit to be desired but it's a pretty tasty burger. Definitely beats Shake Shack in my opinion. Truffle fries are awesome also.

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Additional Information about 500 Degrees

Address: 1504 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 3:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 3:00 am
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1504 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 am

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