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5 Napkin Burger- Boston

#225 of 2,415 Restaurants in Boston}
$$ - $$$American, ,
105 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02199-7602
+1 617-375-2277
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good43%
  • Average24%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“burgers” (232 reviews)
“fries” (106 reviews)
“lamb burger” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
105 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02199-7602
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a fun, yet comfortable, restaurant that offers a huge range of burgers including items for pescatarians and vegetarians. My tuna steak burger with wasabi sauce and onion ring on top was incredibly good. I complemented that with their fantastic brussels sprouts. My husband...More

Thank DZ7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

That was I wanted and that what they delivered. A great 10 oz cheese burger. Reluctantly I had to cut it in half as was too big to hold and eat. My wife had the veggie burger which,from memory, was described as having lots of...More

Thank cltboy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As newbies to Boston and 20 years since last in the states we have found prices a shock. The state of the pound doesn’t help! This was the only place we found where we could get a reasonable evening meal at an affordable price. Had...More

Thank WandererPreston
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very Nice! Enjoyed our burgers and fries. Good service and food. Nice break from seafood. Very convenient - Should try.

Thank Lloyd M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You definitely need more than one napkin. The hamburgers were excellent and many different choices for the way your could get them. Their specialty lemonades were very good.

Thank Loui51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well for me it's a fact this was the best burger I've ever had.. however I am from England! ! Although I have also eaten at Shakeshack 😂 5 napkins certainly served up perfection on a bun 👍

Thank Jackthered
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I loveee burgers and a frend of mine told my about this place and we have to goo and it was pleasure to eating there.Burgers wass so nice staff also and overall nice Monday lunchtime in this place

Thank senadba
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I saw a few poor service remarks in the review, but I was treated exceptionally well from the bartender to the host to my waitress. Cool decor and cool vibe make for a good ambience. I would imagine it very loud if earlier than 9pm....More

Thank Louis H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We called in here for a quick burger due to it's proximity to our hotel. We had the obligatory discussion with the staff who advised we would have to wait 15 mins. (It literally was less than 40% full & remained that way) So we...More

Thank zag01
Reviewed 10 September 2017

I was in the area and looking for a place that I hadn't eaten at before - I didn't want to go to the Cheesecake Factory (been there too many times). I popped in for dinner, and liked it so much that I came back...More

Thank CCRussell
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
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
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
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
  • Neighbourhood: 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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