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1119 Emmet St N, Charlottesville, VA 22903-4837
434-975-GUYS
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Everything that I've ordered from hot cakes has been good, the deserts are excellent, I recommend this restaurant for all your sweet needs!😀

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1 Thank L3043ZQkathyw
Charlottesville, Virginia
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60 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Typical Five Guys experience - yummy food and friendly staff. Clean dining area and restrooms. Sit outside if you can - the birds will come right up to you for a Five Guys french fry (smart birds!)

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Thank TamBamVA
Norwich, Vermont
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

Stopped at Five Guys and ordered a hamburger, cheeseburger, and 2 fries… total was $21. Then, the clerk says, "forgot to charge you for 2 fries — it;s another $6." Then, waited for ~10 minutes, even though I was the only customer in the store. The burgers sat, unwrapped, in the prep area for about 5 minutes while they cooked... More 

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1 Thank Dave_in_VT
Staunton, Virginia
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57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

The hamburgers are excellent with as many topping as you want to put on since as fried unions, cooked mushrooms,etc. Dop not order the large fry as the medium order is more then enough for two people. They almost fill a bag to the top with fries. While you wait for your order grab a tray of peanuts to eat.

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Thank Putbrese
Charlottesville, Virginia
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178 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015

Ate there the other day. The signs on the wall tell everyone they serve the best burger in town. Well, it was good. And they give you ample fries. But you pay through the nose. Over $14, and I didn't even order a drink. The system may be called controlled chaos. The girl was taking orders while making the burgers.... More 

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1 Thank Juan R
Crestwood, Kentucky
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234 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

Yesterday was the first time I ate at Five Guys. The burger and fries tasted excellent. The interior dining area is kind of small. I would eat here again when next in town.

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Thank Robert K
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

The outdoor sitting area is very peaceful and a great place to sit and relax. Though the food is not that great and therefore, it was bit of a disappointment to me.

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Thank S_Sharma_22
Las Cruces, New Mexico
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015

Awesome burgers, excellent fries (portions are enormous). Easy access off the highway, and always a dependable good, fast meal

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Thank K S
ramstein-miesenbach, germany
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157 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

I was really impressed with this place. The burgers were very good. The service was wonderful. Really good experience!

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Thank beargoad
San Diego
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53 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2014

Whenever I crave a burger, only one thought comes to my mind: Five Guys. The burgers are very tasty, and there are plenty of toppings to choose from. The fries receive the same amount of praise, if not more than the burgers themselves. Free peanuts while you wait. Can't beat a Five Guys burger for the price.

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Thank jimbonium97

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1119 Emmet St N, Charlottesville, VA 22903-4837
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: 434-975-GUYS

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