Five Guys Burgers and Fries

July 17th, 2009 by Richard Chudy

I have heard a lot recently about the franchise Five Guys Burgers and Fries, originally started in the Virgina area in 1986. I knew it was fast-food going in, and I really knew it was fast-food coming out (that sounds way more graphic than I intended). We had quite a time finding the Marlboro location (there’s also a Dedham, Swampscott, and Randolph location) and unless you live nearby, getting there is no picnic. I would gladly travel great lengths for a quality burger, hell, almost my entire vacation to Chicago a couple weeks ago was based on food destinations, so that’s not really an issue for me. But after eating at Five Guys, there’s no real reason to eat there regularly unless you happen to live nearby, or if you happen to be coming from a bar (perfect drunk food I’d imagine, but then again, so are circus peanuts). continue reading »