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Five Guys

8650 Genesee Ave, San Diego, CA 92122-1134
+1 858-658-0778
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good54%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“french fries” (4 reviews)
“burger” (13 reviews)
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Fast food, American
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8650 Genesee Ave, San Diego, CA 92122-1134
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 24 May 2017

We always enjoy a quick burger at Five Guys in the evening when I don't want to cook. We call in our order and by the time we walk there (6 -10 minutes), our order is ready. I like the veggie sandwich, because I watch...More

Thank Cheri W
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Being a creature of habit, I do like my Five guys burger a certain way but there's not a whole lot of ways you can change things up. I typically get the Little Bacon Cheeseburger with all the trimmings and a side of Cajun fries....More

Thank Seeprats
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Visited the place after a night out in San Diego. The burger and chips was pretty good. Did also like the peanuts. Not the most charming place but good enough

Thank lars_ostgaard
Reviewed 9 July 2016

When you want a big juicy burger fix, this is your place. Dripping, cheesy (if you get cheese), and loaded "your way." Have as much on it as you want or as little...they even offer mushrooms. Yummy! Fries are perfect. Service is okay, but I...More

Thank 70elizabethy
Reviewed 23 February 2016

An excellent experience. My partner is celiac and cannot have any food contact with wheat, barley or rye. I went in to investigate and by chance talked to Joey who happened to be the shift manager. Boy, did he know how to handle celiac allergy...More

Thank alexandermayk
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Start off, the burger was great. Best one I've had in America from these fast food places and I'm trying a fair few. I'm thinking they gave me like the giant portion of fries, which may have been why it cost a lot. Basically I...More

Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 5 September 2015

If you are looking for an affordable, calorie filled, delicious meal, this is the place for you. There is a wide selection of burgers and hot dogs with an even wider variety of and drinks. Even waiting in line tastes good, as there are stacked...More

Thank jerocarnav
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

We had dinner at five guys, the burgers are always good and fresh and the French fries are delicious. It is most if you are in la Jolla or at Encinitas.

Thank Adriana S
Reviewed 20 January 2015 via mobile

My son knew this burger chain from Seattle, WA and we decided to give it a try. The ambiance is really simple, but the service is friendly and welcoming. The burgers are reaaaallly good, the best I tried in SD! The prices are beyond fair...More

Thank Robby2012
Reviewed 19 September 2014

Tastes good! Like to choose ingredient! But french fries are too salty for me.

Thank K2hoG
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8650 Genesee Ave, San Diego, CA 92122-1134
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 858-658-0778
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