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5 Napkin Burger- Boston

#219 of 2,426 Restaurants in Boston}
€€ - €€€American, ,
105 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02199-7602
+1 617-375-2277
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good44%
  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“burgers” (232 reviews)
“fries” (109 reviews)
“lamb burger” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
105 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02199-7602
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Felt like a burger and were staying in Back Bay. This place really filled the bill: a good sized burger (not too huge) on a good bun. Other options like tuna and veggie burger were ordered by friends who said they were also good. Fries...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were at a conference at the conference center and had a two hour lunch break, so we felt we could grab a burger and have a break before the afternoon kicked in. We got here just a few minutes after it opened, so we...More

Thank PinkFloydActuary
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place and good food ,service friendly. We had good time together. Plates well done. Price ok Location perfect in Back Bay, close to Prudencial Mall

Thank 56giulio
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 8 October 2017 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 5 October 2017 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 1 October 2017 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 1 October 2017

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 26 September 2017 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 21 September 2017 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
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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
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
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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