Shake Shack

Row 1

Details
Citi Field (126th St and Roosevelt Ave)
Flushing, NY 11368

Slowly, Danny Meyer's Shake Shack is changing the landscape of the burger world. It started in Madison Square Park in 2001, with a hot dog cart created by Meyer's Union Square Hospitality Group to support the Madison Square Park Conservancy's first art installation. Fans of the cart lined up for three summers until USHG won the bid to open a permanent park kiosk. Then the real fun (and lines) started. The "roadside burger joint" started serving incredibly juicy burgers on potato rolls and rich, thick, creamy custards with mix-ins (concretes), and the best Chicago-style hot dog outside the Windy City. It took until 2007 for the Shack to stay open through winter, but it's since become a New York institution — and spread beyond its borders, immediately ranking among those locales best burgers. Menu additions, mash-ups, and location-specific items have followed at newly launched Shacks in New York, Connecticut, Florida, D.C., Philadelphia, the Middle East, and now London. Location specific items at the CitiField Shake Shack include the Shortstop concrete and Frisky Fries. — Arthur Bovino, 11/20/2012

Map: Surroundings & Nearby
Around the Web
Foursquare Tips
Not to be missed: French fries dipped in salted caramel, a.k.a. the stuff stoner dreams are made of.
Time Out New York
2010-09-13 15:24:43
REALLY Long lines (get there early!!!) But the best food @ the Stadium.
Dave
2010-04-11 15:02:44
grab a beer or 2 at Big Apple Brews for the wait in line @shakeshack
Christina
2009-07-27 18:34:39
Nothing goes better together than baseball and burgers. While the line is always long at this location, it's well worth it. We usually get the Shack Burger and a black and white milkshake.
The Corcoran Group
2013-07-15 14:52:07
Shackburger. Double only if you're crazy.
Greg
2012-04-24 09:52:23
Great fries
mike
2009-12-26 21:13:51
The fries are surprisingly great
Vincent
2010-06-27 14:32:31
don't get dissappointed with the mets play
Tom
2009-12-15 14:24:02
Shack Burger, fries and a Shackmeister Ale. It's hard to do much better in the ballpark eats department. Helps to dull the pain of having to watch the Mets.
Blogs with Balls
2011-08-04 20:40:42
Simply the best food in Citi Field. :)
Angela
2011-05-29 00:28:13
Burger and black and white milkshake!
Tommy
2010-09-22 15:06:22
Agreed. Choc/vanilla shake is crack. Small but worth every calorie and penny
Emily
2010-06-27 15:17:24
if it's super hot out, please get the black 'n' white aka chocolate milkshake. CREAMY COLD DELICIOUSNESS.
Danyel
2010-04-12 13:26:20
Black and white milkshake and hot pepper fries are both awesome. Oh yeah, GO PHILLIES
Joseph
2013-04-28 16:35:07
the one thing the Mets don't have to be embarrassed about. Go Yankees
Katharine
2012-09-27 12:56:13
You will easily wait 1 hour here to order. You have to special request pickles and onions. Crazy.
Paige
2012-06-24 22:21:42
Shack burger n beer R best combination.
Gil Han
2011-09-24 16:30:34
Best Burgers in NYC!
Evelyn
2011-09-12 11:52:57
Not just shakes! Best burgers in the stadium.
Nick
2011-06-05 22:00:54
Go in the late innings when the line is reasonable and have the custard. Excellent dessert! High calories, but totally worth it.
Nick
2010-04-10 15:08:08