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Five Guys Burgers to open in Ireland (but just in Belfast so far)

No locations south of the border have been confirmed as yet.

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WE’VE KNOWN FOR quite some time that the legendary US burger chain Five Guys will be setting up in Ireland.

Now we know exactly where their first restaurant on the island of Ireland will be - Belfast’s Victoria Square shopping centre.

The distinctive signage has been spotted has contacted Five Guys to confirm the details of the other restaurants planned for the Republic.

While no locations south of the border have been revealed yet, Five Guys did say that the Belfast location will be the only one open before Christmas.

Victoria Square in Belfast says that it is likely that it will be opening in mid-December – so just over a month away

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*heavy breathing*

Everyone is very EXCITED

Five Guys joo0ey joo0ey

We’re all planning road trips now

Just try and stop us.

Written by David Elkin and posted on

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