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    Five Guys Burgers and Fries- West Des Moines

    Found this link to job openings at a new Five Guys in West Des Moines. Curious if anyone knows where it will be located. Always wanted one in Iowa.

    FIVE GUYS BURGERS & FRIES (WEST DES MOINES): Jobs in desmoines, Iowa : Mainstreetmoments.com - Working and living in Iowa



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    Re: Five Guys Burgers and Fries- West Des Moines

    It also says fall 2011. Maybe it isnt coming at all.



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    Re: Five Guys Burgers and Fries- West Des Moines

    Says Fall 2011. Maybe a failed start? I've always wanted to try that place.

    *edit: What Jay said



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    Re: Five Guys Burgers and Fries- West Des Moines

    It was going to be in clive, near valley west mall.. was supposed to open last fall but it might be postponed\cancelled..



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    Re: Five Guys Burgers and Fries- West Des Moines

    Quote Originally Posted by Haverhill View Post
    Found this link to job openings at a new Five Guys in West Des Moines. Curious if anyone knows where it will be located.

    FIVE GUYS BURGERS & FRIES (WEST DES MOINES): Jobs in desmoines, Iowa : Mainstreetmoments.com - Working and living in Iowa
    Five Guys makes a good burger and they're spreading like wildfire. Good burgers, best fries of any burger joint, and free peanuts.

    I hope this doesn't cannibalize Zombie Burger (pun intended); that place is amazing.



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    Re: Five Guys Burgers and Fries- West Des Moines

    https://www.facebook.com/fiveguys/po...50763199774441

    also has more info, five guys saying it was postponed.



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    Re: Five Guys Burgers and Fries- West Des Moines

    Would be great to have them in the area.



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    Re: Five Guys Burgers and Fries- West Des Moines

    No more Sonics in the Cedar Rapids area (both closed)...wish we could get a joint like 5 Guys! A complete fantasy world would include an In-N-Out coming to CR...although it might shorten my lifespan! I have read that In-N-Out is thinking of Texas!



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    Re: Five Guys Burgers and Fries- West Des Moines

    I'm an outlier on this one. Been to 5 Guys more than a handful of times and just not impressed. The bun always falls apart and the meat tastes like a home cooked job. Fries are average. There are far better choices out there.



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    Re: Five Guys Burgers and Fries- West Des Moines

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfanatic View Post
    No more Sonics in the Cedar Rapids area (both closed)...wish we could get a joint like 5 Guys! A complete fantasy world would include an In-N-Out coming to CR...although it might shorten my lifespan! I have read that In-N-Out is thinking of Texas!
    Having In-N-Out in Iowa would be awesome but I don't see it happening in a long while.

    I have had 5 guys once while in Chicago and really enjoyed it. Having more options in the Des Moines are will be a great thing.



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    Re: Five Guys Burgers and Fries- West Des Moines

    B@B smokes them all.


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    Re: Five Guys Burgers and Fries- West Des Moines

    Quote Originally Posted by KnappShack View Post
    I'm an outlier on this one. Been to 5 Guys more than a handful of times and just not impressed. The bun always falls apart and the meat tastes like a home cooked job. Fries are average. There are far better choices out there.
    For a basis of comparison, what do you consider a good burger place?



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    Re: Five Guys Burgers and Fries- West Des Moines

    I would love this! I used to eat 5 guys all the time when I was in DC and would go over to some friends place in Georgetown. Last time I had it was after the Pinstripe somewhere in NJ. And now because of this gosh darn thread I am now craving 5 guys... Thanks, thanks alot....


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    Re: Five Guys Burgers and Fries- West Des Moines

    I just ate there for lunch today in Omaha. I eat there at least once every couple weeks.



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