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5 Star Burgers

1032 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571-6149
+1 575-758-8484
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1032 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571-6149
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A restaurant that has one primary menu item, hamburgers, ought to be able to excel. However,year after year they can't seem to cook anything beyond rare, seared or raw. I stopped coming here for a long time because I'd order my burger medium and it...More

Thank Tom H
Five S, Manager at 5 Star Burgers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Tom, we're sorry we've failed you on several occasions. We cook hundreds of burgers everyday and most are to the temp requested.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch on the way to Santa Fe was a very good choice. He had the 5 Star and I had the chicken pepper sandwich. We also had some tasty fries. The burger was huge and the grilled chicken was tender and covered with cheese and...More

Thank sandyandskip
Five S, Manager at 5 Star Burgers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for stopping in. We're happy to hear that you two enjoyed your visit with us!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived in Taos alittle later than anticipated due to road construction and we were very hungry! Saw this place and decided to venture in. The wait staff was friendly and helpful. My husband ordered the BOM ( burger of the month). It was huge! Along...More

Thank Foodie53_11
Five S, Manager at 5 Star Burgers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Yeah, you can work up quite the appetite navigating all that road construction, lol! Thanks for giving us a try.

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

The burgers are excellent and huge! Add the bacon...it is small crumbles all over the top of the burger. The onion rings were good and so were the fries. Love the dipping sauces they give you. Our waitress also did a good job. Would definitely...More

Thank Lori B
Five S, Manager at 5 Star Burgers, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

We appreciate the nice review and are happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us.

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Good and tasty. Had the special and it was cooked perfectly. Food came out relatively fast and service was attentive. Fries were nothing special. Loved the real scoop of ice cream for a buck! My 10 yr old thought the Mac and cheese was to...More

Thank Simone T
Five S, Manager at 5 Star Burgers, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

"Good and tasty" works for us! Thanks so much for coming in.

Reviewed 8 August 2018

We ate there twice. I ordered a regular burger the first time and a lamb burger the second. They offered a gluten free, keto bun that was so close to regular bread I questioned it! They have a bakery source that's local and provides all...More

Thank Robin W
Five S, Manager at 5 Star Burgers, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Glad you mentioned the gluten-free option. Thanks for letting people know!

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

1 Speed of service 0 Quality of service 1 Quality of food 1 Menu 1 Atmosphere The bad: server was not polite, spilled liquid on the floor which wasn’t cleaned up for about 10 minutes, and i was initially brought the wrong burger The good:...More

Thank Caden R
Five S, Manager at 5 Star Burgers, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

We have no excuse for a sloppy and grumpy server. Thanks for letting us know so that we can address this.

Reviewed 5 August 2018

I've been a customer since they opened and have always thought the food is good. Fairly priced, convenient and consistent. My kids love it. But, and this is a big but, I created this Tripadvisor account just to vent my frustrations with one of the...More

Thank vikidelasrosas
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

We had a burger and fish and chips. Both were very good. Restaurant was clean and server was attentive. We will go again.

Thank Robin M
Five S, Manager at 5 Star Burgers, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

And we'd love to see you again! Thanks for the nice review.

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Truly great Burgers, here. I had the bison burger, and it was so delicious! Their green-chile mayo is amazing. Will definitely stop here again when we're coming through Taos!

Thank BCasey37
Five S, Manager at 5 Star Burgers, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

We're glad you mentioned the bison burger. People who have never had one should really know how wonderful they are! We'll look for you again sometime down the road. Thanks for coming in.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1032 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571-6149
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Taos
  • Phone Number: +1 575-758-8484
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"Best Burger in New Mexico" - USA Today. 5 Star serves hormone and antibiotic free Angus beef from Creekstone Farms, fresh ground daily and char grilled to desired temperature. We also offer specialty salads and sandwiches complimented by a great selection of beer and wine. Vegetarian and gluten-free options are available. Happy Hour food and drink specials 4-6 pm daily. Locally sourced produce and environmentally friendly packaging. Children's Menu.
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