Shake Shack

Row 1

Details
860 Old Country Road (at the Gallery at Westbury Plaza)
Westbury, NY 11530
(516) 620-2880
Burgers
Ice Cream
Hot Dogs
2
8.80
Hours
Mon–Sun: 11:00 AM–11:00 PM

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 Westbury Shake Shack include Westberry, Malt Whitman, and Old Country Rocky Road concretes. — Arthur Bovino, 11/20/2012

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Finally one on Long Island
Rob
Sun, 11/11/2012 - 10:29
Your taste buds will orgasm.
Carl
Sun, 12/02/2012 - 08:53
Black and white with malt
Matty
Fri, 11/23/2012 - 13:37
Be prepared to wait in line.
Hector
Fri, 11/23/2012 - 13:35
Whatever you are in the mood for. Want a hot dog. They rock. Want a burger. Even better. Ice cream drinks. They even got your dog covered.
Brad
Sun, 11/25/2012 - 13:19
This place was packed! Expect a line, a wait & a buzzer. The burgers are a bit greasy, but in a good way, the fries are like Nathans (which are great), & the custards are tasty and unique. Worth It!
Rodger
Fri, 02/21/2014 - 06:37
The Shroom Burger is delicious! The fries are amazing too. Employees are super friendly...if I don't feel like cooking this is the 1st place I think of.to go!
Christina
Fri, 08/09/2013 - 17:01
Want and excellent burger and old fashion milkshake!! OMG!! Delicious!!
Big SmooV
Fri, 05/10/2013 - 09:59
The smokeshack is awesome!!
Tracy
Sun, 03/24/2013 - 13:15
The burgers and shakes are as good as advertised. Some say the food is a bit salty but still great
Tom
Fri, 10/10/2014 - 12:44
The Shackburger is amazing. You have to try this burger!!
John
Thu, 09/11/2014 - 09:21
Line can obviously be a deterrent, but the Shack burger is well worth it. The cheese fries are good, too.
Jessica G.
Fri, 09/05/2014 - 20:04
The past couple of times I've been there there was no line, but that's really rare. Definitely try the 'Shroom burger. It's out of this world. They have the best fries too!
Katie
Wed, 08/06/2014 - 22:11
Very good burger joint!!!
DEEBO
Sat, 08/17/2013 - 12:11
Shack burger is kinda nice, but shroom burger seems weird to me.
christopher
Thu, 07/18/2013 - 10:46
Get here before noon and still wait in line, no changes from Madison park, which is like a tradition
Kat
Fri, 11/30/2012 - 06:47
Super awesome staff...went outta way to help me out n make me feel grt...a big ty to sundays manager!
Mary
Thu, 06/05/2014 - 17:56
The burgers really are good here. A bit pricy though.
Jamal
Sat, 02/08/2014 - 13:53
Nice burger but the cheese fries so bad (not a proper melted cheese and the fries were kind of old)
Pao
Fri, 01/17/2014 - 17:37
The employees here are awesome !!! Shout out to Robert !!
Andy H.
Sun, 11/03/2013 - 14:26
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