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5 Napkin Burger- Boston

#226 of 2,450 Restaurants in Boston}
$$ - $$$American, ,
105 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02199-7602
+1 617-375-2277
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  • Very good44%
  • Average24%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“burgers” (222 reviews)
“fries” (107 reviews)
“lamb burger” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
105 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02199-7602
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Reviewed 5 days 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 1 week 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 1 week 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 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I were desperately looking for lunch one afternoon and we decided to try the 5 Napkin Burger, especially since there was a very long table wait for the Cheesecake Factory. We were seated pretty much straight away and our server came to...More

Thank Ela J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very average place with overpriced burgers. Underdone burgers asked for a medium well got a medium and one burger ordered medium was too rare for a burger. Spotty but friendly service.

Thank fasanakc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I were in the mood for a really nice burger so we popped in here for dinner as we had the impression from the outside this was a really great burger place. We ordered the Korean BBQ ribs to start (these were...More

Thank Lyndsey B
Reviewed 21 August 2017

After a beautiful visit to the Prudential Tower above (Reviewed by me separately) I wandered through the mall looking for something to eat. 5 Napkins seemed attractive, so in I went. The place was packed, which is usually a good sign. Apparently the staff wasn't...More

Thank Shaked007
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Great burgers and the Korean ribs were great. Service was outstanding. My son had the pizza and it was just okay but why order pizza at a burger joint!

Thank GaryH1724
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Don't really have much to say about this place. it was extremely expensive . I ordered a non alcoholic lemonade(blueberry and mint) waiter said it was everyones favorite. he never even asked if I liked it even though I left it there. the food was...More

Thank Canresident
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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, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
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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