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5 Napkin Burger- Boston

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) #212 of 2,405 Restaurants in Boston $$ - $$$ American, ,
105 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02199-7602
+1 617-375-2277
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good43%
  • Average25%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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11:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
105 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02199-7602
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1 - 10 of 537 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Got the lamb burger - forgot the name but begins with M. Oh so tasty and spicy! Just a great meal and wonderful menu. Enjoyed it immensely and will go back for more!

Thank Leonard O
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very good, great burgers and salads. Aye there 2 times, very happy with service and quality of good. The staff are very helpful and food service was prompt

Thank Jayne B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Hubby had the truffle burger with the fried egg. I was nervous to try it because I'm not a fan of runny yolk. However, it was AWESOME!!! I'd definitely get it again. I had the veggie burger, which is made in house, and it did...More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Winding down our stay in "Back Bay" Boston, we needed to kill a few hours prior to heading to the airport. We wondered around the Prudential Center, when it appeared on a sign. 5 Napkin Burger was right down the stairs on the left. We...More

Thank hogcatch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The name is what drew us to the place. Perhaps it was because I pictured juices flowing from the burger that it didn't live up to expectations or perhaps I should have ordered medium rare instead of medium. The taste of the meal was very...More

Thank moabmeadow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband had lunch here while I was working. He felt it was very over priced and not the best burger he had ever eaten.

1  Thank 769vickij
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We wanted to go for a rather quick dinner, and stumbled upon this place. Our server was okay to us but argued about with the guy assigning the seats right next to us. My burger was very dry. I only ate half of it and...More

Thank David K
Reviewed May 17, 2017

We parked at the Pru and went upstairs to eat with a 3 year old grandson who only wanted a hot dog. Fortunately the burger place had it. The menu was mostly burgers but everything was spicy hot. Nothing was simple for a guy like...More

Thank MrAllan54
Reviewed May 10, 2017

The name of this restaurant is aptly named. So gooey and yummy that you will need five napkins. The service was great.

Thank idahosunrise
Reviewed May 9, 2017

If you want a great burger, this is a great place. Full bar, limited wine menu (the Chardonnay was tasty, tho), had 6 wings, and we both had burgers--mine was beef with onions and my husband had an ahi tuna burger. We were happy with...More

Thank annehassel
Back Bay
Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the
heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and
the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable
skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock
Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit
Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques
– as well as every other kind of store imaginable –
all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice
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What is in vinegar slaw?
December 12, 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02199-7602
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighborhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-375-2277
  • E-mail
5 Napkin Burger is an upscale restaurant devoted to the art of the hamburger. The signature is 10 oz of fresh ground chuck topped with rosemary aioli, caramelized onions and melted gruyere on a soft white roll. The full burger lineup includes the all-American Bacon Cheddar, Italian Turkey, Avocado Ranch, Mushroom Bleu, Veggie, Lamb, Tuna, Inside Out, even a Burger Salad. While the burgers may be the headliners, the diverse menu of expertly prepared American classics entice foodies to come back nightly. 5 Napkin is the rare burger restaurant where vegetarians and carnivores are equally at home. Additional temptations include expertly prepared sushi maki rolls, Matzo Ball Soup, Steak Frites and Fish & Chips. The 5 Napkin beverage programs showcases a global selection of 60 wines and 80 beers, 10 signature cocktails, 40 bourbons and a host of decadent milk shakes and floats – all a perfect complement to the cuisine.
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