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Five Guys Famous Burgers and Fries

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418 Balltown Rd, Schenectady, NY 12304-2245
518-346-5728
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Watertown, New York
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

Went at wrong time of evening 7pm, it was crowded, waiting line, NOISY! The music was so loud I could not hear the person sitting across from me, he got up and stood next to me and talked loudly so I could carry a conversation on with him. If they only could turn the speakers down some. The burgers are... More 

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Thank Rosanne F
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59 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

We all know Five Guys' burgers are great. But I want to compliment the staff. They really work hard at this location and they are friendly, too.

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Thank Claudia12309
Schenectady, New York
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

The name ought to be "Fries and Burgers" as that is the order of quality. The burgers are not bad, but they certainly are nothing to rave about. The fries, cooked to order, are hot and crispy. You also get a lot of them. Cajuns fries are worth trying if you like some heat. While better than the major national... More 

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Thank Sean W
Ballston Lake, New York
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112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

As usual at Five Guys I enjoyed a great burger - well cooked and juicy with loads of toppings. Service was very good because the store was empty, but just after I ordered a large crowd came in and although I received my food relatively quick, the others were waiting some time.

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Thank TK345
Albany, New York
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

This was my first time going to this five guys. It's not hard to imagine being to one Five Guys is like being at any Five Guys but that's not true. There was something about the food at this particular Five Guys on this particular day that was extra good.

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Thank JKBey
Potsdam, New York
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273 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

My wife and I were babysitting our grandsons while my son and his wife went out for a nice, relaxing dinner. We told the boys that we would take them to dinner, and asked where they would like to go. They both yelled in unison "Five Guys!" I have been meaning to stop in one of their locations during our... More 

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Albany, New York
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70 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I stop in this store occasionally cause I love their burgers and fries. The peanut oil they use don't repeat on me like other cooking oils do. BUT I learned a long time ago--I can't eat a large burger and small fries here--the burger is too big! When you ask for fries you not only get the size you requested... More 

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Thank Noonie F
Schenectady
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Bring yourself or family and have one of the best burgers around:) My son goes crazy for their burgers with bacon!

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Thank MadeTheCut
Sebastian, Florida
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65 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

I really like 5 guys. I like the juicy burgers, and the fries are whole potatoes freshly fried. But this one was exceptional. First it was clean clean clean. They were wiping down tables and sweeping the floors constantly! The garbage cans were emptied and the place was busy at lunch on a Saturday. The staff was pleasant and efficient.... More 

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Schenectady, New York
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125 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Forget the fast food chains. If you want a tasty burger made to order with what ever you want on it to top it off then head to Five Guys. Delicious burgers, tasty fresh fries (I like them with Malt Vinegar) and salted peanuts you can shell, you are in for a treat. If you like spicy fries try the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 418 Balltown Rd, Schenectady, NY 12304-2245
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Schenectady
  • Phone Number: 518-346-5728

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