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5 Napkin Burger- Boston

) #217 of 2,392 Restaurants in Boston ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Bar, Contemporary
105 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02199-7602
+1 617-375-2277
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  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“fries” (107 reviews)
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American, Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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105 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02199-7602
Neighbourhood: Back Bay
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We parked at the Pru and went upstairs to eat with a 3 year old grandson who only wanted a hot dog. Fortunately the burger place had it. The menu was mostly burgers but everything was spicy hot. Nothing was simple for a guy like...More

Thank MrAllan54
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The name of this restaurant is aptly named. So gooey and yummy that you will need five napkins. The service was great.

Thank idahosunrise
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want a great burger, this is a great place. Full bar, limited wine menu (the Chardonnay was tasty, tho), had 6 wings, and we both had burgers--mine was beef with onions and my husband had an ahi tuna burger. We were happy with...More

Thank annehassel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service. Fast for a business lunch. Bacon cheese burger was good, however I like 5 guys better. Good steamed broccoli on the side.

Thank Nucifer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The burgers here are outta this world! The fries were good. It was definitely worth the wait at lunch and I would go back if I had the chance.

Thank Txpr
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Just stopped in for a quick lunch. My husband ordered a burger and I had the turkey burger with salad. My turkey burger was quite dry but the avocado and wheat berry salad was yummy. Unfortunately the meal was tainted by slow and robot like...More

Thank 5gophers
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I ate here in April 2017 on a business trip. A little pricey for a burger meal, but nice location, nice ambience, and delicious, juicy burgers. Second time I've eaten here. I really went thru 5 napkins this time. The burger was very juicy --...More

Thank bcumm701
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Walked over from the Sheraton Boston Hotel. Very good burger and fries. Tried the Merguez burger: lamb and beef with Moroccan spices. Very well flavored. Good fries. Would recommend for variety of burgers.

Thank Maiglesias
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a good burger in Boston and we came across this restaurant. A few of us had the 5 Napkin burger. OMG!!! I went to cut it in half and a molten of gruyere cheese flowed out the sides! The burger had...More

Thank Melissa0204
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Love their happy hour special. Sliders, tuna to stones and wings, so yummy!!!! Lunch & dinner might be a bit pricey, but it's Back Bay, I would recommend come here for happy hour special only.

Thank snow201011
Back Bay
Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the
heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and
the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable
skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock
Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit
Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques
– as well as every other kind of store imaginable –
all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice
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What is in vinegar slaw?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 18
American, Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, 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, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
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.