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Lucky's Famous Burgers

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370 W 52nd St, New York City, NY 10019-6274
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Closed now
All hours
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
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New York City, New York
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

This is probably my favorite restaurant in New York. It's fast food, but it's really good fast food and their specialty burgers are surprisingly unique and well-prepared. The workers are super friendly, even when they're completely swamped, and the vaguely 50's nostalgia decor is super cute to sit in while waiting for your food. Sometimes gets a little crowded late... More 

Thank samuelgellis
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49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Small place but both times I have been there has not been busy. Don't know why because the burgers are great. Hand shaped patties and my favorite crinkle fries. Also had the onion rings and they appeared to be homemade and were good and crispy. Like their Lucky sauce as well. Bathroom for diners. Not super clean but I have... More 

Thank Ticketchick
Cary, North Carolina
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54 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016

My son and I was looking for a local burger place. We dropped in and each ordered a cheeseburger. After finishing it we both decided to order another cause it was so awesome. Good prices and great burgers!

2 Thank NCTraveler1999
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

A friend of ours recommended this restaurant for good food. We are glad we make the walk. Had the chicken sandwich with fries. All I can say is delicious. The service was fast. The place is clean and well kept. Will get back.

Thank Linda H
Indianapolis, Indiana
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42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016

I've heard that this is the place to go in Hell's Kitchen for a late night burger, and that the Turkey Burger is one of the best around. I was in the area on a Sunday afternoon and ended up here at the suggestion of a couple of friends. A pretty small place with only a couple of seats, this... More 

Thank Jon C
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I needed to have an early dinner and did not want to spend an arm and a leg. Did a bit of research and it seems that Lucky's was a good option. Well the burgers are very good for a fast food joint and the onion rings van better!

Thank André N
Niagara Falls
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Not sure what happened but it took 25 minutes to get a burger and a wrap. Both were really yummy but we had to eat fast to get to an appointment. The fries looked good too but apparently when I ordered them I wasn't clear about wanting them. I would go again and hope the staff is either different or... More 

Thank Lisa C
Monroe, New Jersey
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53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 12, 2016

All I eat is hamburgers and pizza. I know a good burger when I have one. Lucky's is one of my favorite places to eat at. The burgers are fresh and so tasty by themselves. The fries are great and so are the milkshakes!

Thank Rangersmjs
Miami Beach, Florida
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101 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2016

AHHHHMAZING. Wow. Im madly in love with this place. Everyone's raving about Shake Shack but their burger patties are dry. Lucky's are succulent. The toppings are more plentiful also including fried eggs. Double cheddar burgers with 3 fried eggs. Soooo good. And open late. This is the best burger chain I've yet to find.

Thank arikkatzenberg2014
Baltimore, Maryland
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760 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 276 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 22, 2016

Right next door to the Bow Tie Cinema, great place to stop in and grab a bite before or after a movie, nice menu choices, really enjoyed the juicy and tasty hamburger.

Thank tammyBaltimore_Md

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$3 - $15
American, Fast Food
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
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
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

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

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