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Five Guys

Certificate of Excellence
Downtown / Chinatown
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1400 I Street, McPherson Square, Washington DC, DC 20005
+1 202-450-3412
08:00 - 04:00
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Sun - Thu 08:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 04:00
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South Korea
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Five Guys is my all the time favorite. It is always happy to choose vegetables and sauces, especially I love their grilled union!!!!!!! And they only use fresh ground beef, peanut oil, and there are no freezers in Five Guys locations! They said they only have coolers. I think that's the reason why their burger and fries are so fresh... More 

Thank 주현 김
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119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed across the street and came here a time or two. Really good 5 guys. Better than most. Stays open late and stayed fresh.

Thank bnatigcomman
palm beach gardens,florida
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148 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Cheeseburger cooked exactly the way I like it. All toppings were free. The meat was a better quality and was very juicy. French fries were a bit oily but they were very fresh and delicious.

Thank andrea
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Five Guys simply beats any other fastfood option for burgers but often also most other burger places. The meat is juicy and delicious, the buns are perfectly fresh as are all other ingredients. My favorite burger.

Thank John02084
Hawthorne, California
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78 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

This was the most convenient place to eat in the mall area of DC. The location is so great because it's located next to a train station and a nearby hostel for anyone who wants to travel on a budget. I liked so much that I had lunch at this location every day that I was here.

1 Thank acearcher8
Brussels, Belgium
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84 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Five guys business is about simplicity and it woks. Amazing burgers ( I took the bacon cheese burger ) and Cajun fres !!!! I ate burgers and fries every day !!!!!

Thank David D
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19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Five guys is a national chain and the local DC franchisees do not disappoint. If you're into visiting chain restaurants while out of town, then come to Five Guy's for the familiar burgers and sweet potato fries!

Thank Ammy M
New York City, New York
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120 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

The Prez and Veep eat here, so what could go wrong? Unfortunately Five Guys burgers just aren't what they're hyped up to be. Shake Shack has far superior beef, and their patties have the tasty crust that Five Guys burger patties tragically lack--and Shake Shack doesn't even have the world 'burgers' in their name! Was surprised by how the regular... More 

Thank Ealgian
Bury, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

I have to admit this is a guilty pleasure. the service here is good and the burgers are tasty. they accommodate children and have high chairs available. try the various soft drinks from the machine as there are lots to choose from.

Thank MikesTrips01
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Very handy to our hotel and near the Metro entrance/exit. The burgers were excellent and service too! Yeah for the free peanuts.

Thank Barbara C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 04:00
08:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 I Street, McPherson Square, Washington DC, DC 20005
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-450-3412

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?