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Five Guys

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252 W 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036-7202
+1 212-398-2600
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (205 reviews)
“fries” (121 reviews)
“patties” (8 reviews)
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American, Fast Food
252 W 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036-7202
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Quick service, good burger, delicious and copious serving of fries. You should correct the address on the Trip Advisor listing from 252 to 253.

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there due to a recommendation of a friend in Guatemala. The place was nice. The burger and the hot dog were amazing. The price fair. The problem was that we were there late and the guy cleaning ask us for leaving the place....More

Thank Ricardo G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordering was a little slow but serving of food was quite quick. Just what we needed on the way to a show. Restaurant was packed but constantly changing. Burger was prepared exactly as requested and quite tasty. Love their fries.

Thank Susaneac
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I know lots of people rave about Five Guys but I find it a bit of an odd place in the "burger market". The burgers are nice, and easily customisable, the chips are nice too. But it's about the same (for me) as Burger King...More

Thank strongmum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tried the cheeseburger at the branch near Times Square. The beef is juicy and ingredients are fresh. They allow quite a lot of toppings without additional cost. The restaurant is very crowded and the staff takes great pride in their jobs. The fries are fantastically...More

Thank Conjurer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty burgers & friendly and efficiet staff. Beats the big chain restaurants by a mile. Can recommend for anyone in need of a fast meal.

Thank Saku S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its crowded, but pick your time to go and its worth it ; a great burger, great chips and not too expensive. We ate here twice while we were in NYC for a week!

Thank yazBoston
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service was exceptional given it is a block from Times Sq. My bacon cheese burger was moist and hot. I love all the toppings are free you feel like you are getting away with something but being so happy to receive your order exactly...More

Thank RLF724
Reviewed May 14, 2017

Great burgers, and fries ( wow were those some great fries! ) right in heart of Times Square. Very good, economical!

Thank Winstoniscute
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

It's tasty, it's no-nonsense, it's a lot - just go there and enjoy the honest food, you will not regret

Thank happy139
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Do you need to book?
April 26, 2016|
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Response from at62 | Reviewed this property |
No, you just place your order and grab a seat if you can. Gets busy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 4:00 am
10:00 am - 4:00 am
10:00 am - 4:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 252 W 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036-7202
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-398-2600
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