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Lucky's Famous Burgers

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370 W 52nd St, New York City, NY 10019-6274
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11:00 am - 12:30 am
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Thu 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Delivery, Takeout

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
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    3.5 of 5 stars
Simple burger cool place

This place reminds me of 5 guys burgers which is a good thing! I enjoy their burgers and I enjoyed Lucky's as well. That should give you a pretty good sense of what kind of burger you'll get, pretty traditional but juicy and well priced. If you're looking for a good burger at a good price, drop... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 19, 2015
Charles T
Daytona Beach, Florida
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Jersey City, New Jersey
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

Lucky's on 23rd in Manhattan, next to Chelsea Cinemas, is one of my all time favorite burger joints. On offer are 100% Angus burgers, veggie and turkey burgers as well as grilled chicken and hot dogs, plus a few salad choices. Six different cheeses are offered as well as a half dozen or so unique sauces. One has the option... More 

Thank Randeman
Daytona Beach, Florida
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

This place reminds me of 5 guys burgers which is a good thing! I enjoy their burgers and I enjoyed Lucky's as well. That should give you a pretty good sense of what kind of burger you'll get, pretty traditional but juicy and well priced. If you're looking for a good burger at a good price, drop by this place!

Thank Charles T
Tallahassee, Florida
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

We were craving a hamburger after a week of eating New York style. The employees were the nicest this Southern Girl found in all of New York City. Friendly and talkative. Most helpful. Seemed to really enjoy their work and being around people. Such a rarity these days. Ordered a Lucky Cheddarburger and onion rings with a soda. The Meal... More 

Thank FLSunshineTraveler
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015 via mobile

Ended up having the chicken sandwich and the cheese burger. Both were incredible. Staff were friendly, no complaints at all.

Thank Mike A
Kingston, Ontario
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Great burgers at a great price and late at night hours. They also offer delivery. Custom order your burger. Hard working and cheerful staff.

1 Thank srcn2015
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64 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Choice of beef, turkey, grilled chicken or turkey burger. $6 Add any of six different cheeses for $1. Free lettuce, tomato, onions, pickles & jalapenos. Nice soda selection reasonably priced. Only negatives are the limited seating & the fact that all burgers are cooked medium but they are never anything but good.

Thank kernelbozo
Carrollton, Texas
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Wow, the best burger that I enjoyed in New York City! I had the Lucky famous burger special. It was cooked to the right level of moistness. The flavor was out of this world! Just tangy and spicey enough to make my nose run. The strawberry shake was delicious. A definite must go to when you visit.

Thank aherpin
Basking Ridge, New Jersey
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86 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Great messy burger with lots of options of toppings. Their famous lucky sauce is amazing. Great to dip fries in. Overall easy place with kids that's not fancy and a good place to sit and rest while eating a good burger.

1 Thank traingos
New York City, New York
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Yummy! They have so many options for the burgers to be customized, from the bun type to the interesting toppings you don't find at many fast-food joints (like mushrooms, fried egg, grilled onions, etc...), and the staff is cool. Cheap and great...perfect local spot.

Thank TheDuchessofNewYork
Sydney, Australia
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33 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

After a long day of travelling from Sydney to New York, we were looking for dinner somewhere close by, and with a Vegan option. The guy serving us confirmed that the veggie burger was vegan, and we were hooked. We asked for the guys favourites, and we're given options. All 3 burgers and chips were delicious and fresh. Also they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 370 W 52nd St, New York City, NY 10019-6274
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: 212-247-6717

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 3 - 15
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:30 am
11:00 am - 12:30 am
11:00 am - 12:30 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am

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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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