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Shake Shack

154 E 86th St, New York City, NY 10028
+1 646-237-5035
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“burgers” (83 reviews)
“fries” (67 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (10 reviews)
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American, Fast food
154 E 86th St, New York City, NY 10028
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Are the prices for a fast food restaurant burgers a little steep? Yes. but not overly expensive, a dollar or two more then other places. However, its well worth that extra dollar or two. The burgers are good; juicy and tasty. Also had the hotdog,...More

Thank Axel K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a coupon for a free hamburger at Shake Shack and decided I wanted to use it after visiting a museum uptown. The meal could not have been better. I had the Shake Burger, fries and a Salted Caramel Shake and everything was cooked...More

Thank Justin W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I wanted to have a burger and fries dinner, no fuss at home. Although it was a very busy dinner time, the staff deals with the ordering line in a fairly rapid and courteous manner. The wait for the custom order is...More

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very solid burger. Nice sear on the outside with a slight crisp. Beef was just on the oily side, but very flavorful and hot. I like how the meat was not overshadowed by the toppings. I still prefer In 'n Out, but this is...More

Thank gelman
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This Shake Shack is within walking distance from the Met. It serves the usual Shake Shack burgers which are reasonably good, but somewhat overpriced considering the size. I have never been a fan of their fries. This place has an indoor seating area as well...More

Thank TorontoMusicman
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

What else can i say that other people didn't? Burgers are very good! Shake and fries are also good. Price wont hurt your budget only your diet 😂😂😂

Thank nanami26
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

What can I say that hasn't been said? Best cheeseburgers, buns, fries. Fast-food that allows choice of how you want your burgers cooked. Ridiculously cheap. Nice outdoor courtyard.

Thank Doby47
Reviewed 29 August 2017

NIce burger place with vegetarian options available (that's what we had). Very busy and you may need to wait for a table to become avaialbIe, but it doesn't take too long. will be back.

Thank Chyna_Le
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

The first thing that I noticed was that the bun was different than most of other hamburgers. I didn't expect them to be hand-made but they looked like your average buns from a grocery store, despite of the look, (I ordered 2 shake shack+lemonade and...More

Thank DiegoMMA
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I didn't care for it. The burger was well done and dried out and I didn't like the fries either. I want fresh fries not frozen. But I did like the shake.

Thank Billy G
Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have
easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 154 E 86th St, New York City, NY 10028
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 646-237-5035
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Shake Shack is a modern day "roadside" burger stand serving the most delicious burgers, fries, hot dogs, frozen custard, beer, wine and more.
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