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About Five Restaurant

Five is an exquisite blend of contemporary italian and californian cuisine. Join us for a romantic dinner or a night out drinking wine with your friends. Come and experience the engaging atmosphere and energetic ambiance of five.

1110 E. Champlain Ave, Suite 101
Fresno, CA 93720
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Italian, Californian

Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Sunday - Wednesday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm, Thursday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm

Cross Street:
E Perrin Avenue

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(559) 434-5553

Website:
http://www.5restaurant.com/

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access

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Five Restaurant Ratings and Reviews

5
4
3
2
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4.5

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.6

service

4.6

ambience

4.2

value

4.2

Noise

Moderate

93% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (17)
Good for a Date (16)
Good for Birthdays (15)
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Creative Cuisine (13)
Neighborhood Gem (12)
Good for Anniversaries (12)
Bar Seating (10)
Vibrant Bar Scene (10)
Notable Wine List (9)
People Watching (9)
Casual (9)
Worth the Drive (9)
Business Meals (8)
Fit for Foodies (7)
Authentic (6)
Good for Groups (6)
Hot Spot (6)
Happy Hour (5)
Cozy (4)
Fun (4)
Handcrafted Cocktails (4)
Great for Outdoor Dining (4)
Romantic (4)
Tasting Menu (4)
Comfort Food (3)
Great for Lunch (3)
Pre/post Theatre (3)
Sunday Lunch (3)
Late-night Find (3)
Great Beer (2)
Healthy (2)
Quick Bite (2)
Great for Brunch (1)
Kid-friendly (1)
Local Ingredients (1)
Quiet Conversation (1)
Good Vegetarian Options (1)
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 (Central Coast)·Dined 6 days ago

Another successful business dinner at Five. Food was excellent and service stellar.

Tags: Casual, People Watching, Comfort Food, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Hawaii)·Dined 7 days ago

Both food and service were about as good as could be desired. Decor and general ambiance was very pleasing. If forced to cite something to complain about, I would say that the noise level was slightly excessive. Even taking the noise level into consideration, the overall dining experience was very pleasurable. I would recommend The Five to anyone for any occasion.

Tags: Business Meals, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion, Kid-friendly, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries, Great for Lunch, Good for a Date
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·Dined on November 12, 2017

We had a very nice dinner. I enjoyed the swordfish with butternut squash risotto. Everyone in our group of 4 commented on how good the food. Ryan was an excellent waiter, friendly and efficient , always seems to be there when we needed him. The atmosphere is fun and lively.

Tags: People Watching, Fun, Fit for Foodies, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Made the reservation on open table and when we got to the restaurant the hostess checked us in and then tried to not honor our reservation and then was going to seat us outside instead of indoors. There were a lot of empty tables so all her excuses made no sense. Then she finally said she worked a miracle and got us a table inside.. so it started off rocky and ruined my mood. The waiter was very nice. We ordered the steak special, very tough steak..The pasta was delicious and our salad was delicious. The atmosphere is very nice, just to bad it started Rocky and the steak was too tough to chew!

Tags: Happy Hour
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 11, 2017

The food and service were great. As my husband said “ our new favorite”

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 3, 2017

Had the chopped salad. Not as good as it typically is but still decent. Overall still good. Great service.

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Good Vegetarian Options, Sunday Lunch, Hot Spot, Great for Brunch, Casual, Great for Outdoor Dining, Handcrafted Cocktails
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·Dined on October 22, 2017

The service at Five was excellent and the food delicious! We will be back!

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·Dined on October 18, 2017

We were there for the first time, it was our 3 year anniversary, and I made a reservation. They sat us in a room toward the back where it seemed like they had set up for a large group of people to soon be attending. My wife and I were so caught up in the nice restaurant and new foods to try we didn’t pay much more attention to it. We ordered all the specials for the night and everything was great except I would say the filet mignon was very bland and a tad over cooked for medium rare. Service, salads, swordfish, wine, and desert were all on point! Kudos to Jason who was amazing. The only main gripe I had was that the group of 24 (12 adults + 12 children) all came in toward desert time of the evening and ruined the whole vibe! Kids running back and forth like a chucky cheese it was a nightmare! I do plan to go back again everything else was that great, but maybe the restaurant could better seat a nicely dressed couple where you can obviously tell they are on a date with other seats for 2-4 people instead of the party room area!

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Late-night Find, Pre/post Theatre, Tasting Menu, Healthy, Good for Anniversaries, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date, Notable Wine List, Good for Groups, Special Occasion
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 (Greensboro)·Dined on October 11, 2017

Great food. Terrific service. Tuesday night wine specials were a plus!

Tags: Notable Wine List
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Nothing about Five is a 5, unless you're scoring out of 10. It's very loud (which I appreciated to drown out my screaming 2yr old) with the bar noise, the food is meh, and the wait staff is barely average. We started with the fried calamari app (too salty). Entrees: lasagne (not much flavor) and pork chop special (the only decent part of the meal). For the price, there's no value.

Tags: Hot Spot, People Watching, Vibrant Bar Scene
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·Dined on September 30, 2017

I’ve only been here twice and both times the servers were wonderful, and the food was delicious!

Tags: Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Cozy, Good for Groups, Good for Anniversaries, Great for Outdoor Dining, Notable Wine List, Business Meals, Great Beer, Late-night Find, Hot Spot, Romantic, Fun, Worth the Drive, Vibrant Bar Scene, Bar Seating, Handcrafted Cocktails
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food5
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on September 29, 2017

Food and service are always great! Really love the Eggplant Parm.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
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·Dined on September 28, 2017

Fun place with delicious food! Took my little sister out for her birthday. They put our cake in the fridge for us and then brought it out with all the candles lit! So nice!

Tags: People Watching, Bar Seating, Hot Spot, Happy Hour, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (San Joaquin)·Dined on September 25, 2017

I had a panko crusted petrale sole over sautéed arugula and kale. Then topped with the avocado salsa. It was absolutely delicious and pretty healthy. FIVE customized our request.
They know how to accommodate their guests.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Creative Cuisine
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 (San Joaquin)·Dined on September 23, 2017

Food is always good!! Love that we can get Chilean Sea Bass even when its not on special!!

Tags: Good for Groups, Special Occasion, Business Meals
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on September 22, 2017

Great service-attentive, humorous, responsive, engaged
Great ambiance - dim but not dark
Great food- sea bass and linguine with clams were hot and Delish

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 (Dallas)·Dined on September 18, 2017

Had a wonderful date night on a Sunday. Sat on the patio to enjoy the terrific weather.
Ordered a nice bottle of J Lohr Cabernet. We each had a pasta dish so we could share. Very tasty. We also shared the 5 salad and a cup of clam chowder. Both spot on. Took pasta home for lunch.
Stuart was a great server.
Great meal and experience. The only downside is it was fairly noisy inside and out.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on September 17, 2017

This was a special occasion, my wife and I were celebrating our 55th wedding anniversary with our immediate, local family. Reservations were made through Open Table at 5:30 for 7 people. We were given a semi-circular booth in which the seven of us could barely fit. Fortunately, two of our group were younger children, 11 and 8 years old, which enabled us crowd together. All of us have eaten at Five in the past, multiple times, and had looked forward to this visit and were extremely disappointed in the over-all experience. The noise level was incredibly loud, the Tuscan Nachos were an anemic reproduction of past experiences. Bruscetta was very good. A special was beef short-ribs....If this is your best effort, I would recommend that you ask my wife for her recipe and technique. My wife ordered a steak which was over-seasoned with a side of potatoes which were over-cooked. Desserts were ordered by several of our group and were enthusiastically enjoyed by everyone...Best part of the meal. One bad experience does not eliminate a restaurant from our list, however, we hope that this is not a indication of future performance.

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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on September 16, 2017

Service was slow at runes.

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 (New England)·Dined on September 16, 2017

Quality food. Go for the salmon and mackerel served on top of a chili relleno

Tags: Authentic, Fit for Foodies
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 (San Joaquin)·Dined on August 28, 2017

Food was very good. Service outstanding. It was a a bit loud in the room we were in until a large party left, then it was much better. We enjoyed the evening and will definitely return. Prices are very reasonable considering the quality of the food and service.

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Creative Cuisine
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 (Orlando)·Dined on August 26, 2017

Hands down the worst tasting and most disappointing table bread ever. Awful and stale.

Otherwise the food was solid. The server was wonderful and attentive.

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 (London)·Dined on August 26, 2017

Delicious meals and great service. One of our 'go to' places.

Tags: Tasting Menu, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Groups
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·Dined on August 25, 2017

First time disappointed in seating with reservation. Main dining room had booth and table open, but put us in small room wth large noisy parties. Told main dining tables we asked to move to were reserved, only offered seats on the wall in main dining room. Booth and table we asked to move to were still open when we left. This was a Thursday evening. Must need to call ahead and reserve exactly where you would like to be seated. Waiter was great, food was good.

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 (Central Coast)·Dined on August 20, 2017

This place is consistent. We have our favorite dishes and they are always wonderful.

Tags: Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Good for Birthdays, Creative Cuisine, Cozy, Casual
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·Dined on August 19, 2017

My wife and I enjoyed our date night, amazing food with great service.

Tags: Bar Seating, Vibrant Bar Scene, Local Ingredients, Tasting Menu, Authentic
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 (San Joaquin)·Dined on August 17, 2017

Good Fresno restaurant with very good food and service, but a little expensive and very noisy in dining room

Tags: Happy Hour, Good for Birthdays
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 (Sacramento)·Dined on August 17, 2017

Thanks , we had guests from Seattle here & for the "leaving" dinner we chose 5. We have been here several times & 5 didn't disappoint ! Good food, service & value. Noise still a bit loud! Maybe install some sound absorbing material on the ceiling might help.

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 (San Diego)·Dined on August 13, 2017

Always an amazing service and food whenever we go to Five. Love it!

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·Dined on August 12, 2017

Five restaurant is one of the best restaurants in Fresno. The food is delicious and the wait staff is willing to listen to your needs and accommodate them. Best of all Pat the owner drops by your table to thank you for your patronage.

Tags: Comfort Food, Bar Seating, Good for a Date, Notable Wine List
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 (San Joaquin)·Dined on August 12, 2017

Excellent food and service. We were seated away from the bar and it was still very loud. It can be hard to have a conversation.

Tags: Happy Hour, Bar Seating, Pre/post Theatre, Special Occasion, People Watching, Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Creative Cuisine, Fit for Foodies
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·Dined on August 10, 2017

We had an awesome waitress (Sam), who took care of us and we all had a great experience ( there were 4 of us to start and a 5th joined later). This was my second time here (both experiences were great). We're new to the area and Sam told us fun things to do around town and was super pleasant (as were all the wait staff who helped us). She said it was her 5th/6th shift and she was awesome. Thank you so much for the great experience. We will be back again soon!

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on August 10, 2017

I have been going to Five since it first opened.. The food is always delicious and there is a great variety of wines and adult beverages... the only down thing I have to say is that it is extremely loud... I specifically requested the back rooms since I'm aware of the noise and they did not pay attention to that request on open table. They seated us in the middle dining area at the opening to the packed bar.. I literally could not hear my husband talking to me. I requested a move and they were able to accommodate us. The have a young staff that needs to pay attention to requests..

Tags: Notable Wine List, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Fit for Foodies
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·Dined on July 26, 2017

Best food for the price in Fresno...without a doubt. I've been to Five several times and I've never been disappointed. I highly recommend both the food and the service.

Tags: Bar Seating, Special Occasion, Authentic, Good for Anniversaries
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 (San Joaquin)·Dined on July 16, 2017

Our late night dinner was overshadowed by too much noise coming from the bar area as well as from a large group of young women seated in the main dining area. My wife and I purposely dine late (8:30 PM to closing) in order to avoid as much noise as possible to enjoy good food and dinner conversation. After dining at the restaurant several times, the noise level has not improved. It definitely impacts our overall dining experience.

Tags: Casual
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 (San Joaquin)·Dined on July 15, 2017

The food is delicious. Great steaks, seafood and chicken dishes. Drinks were also good.

Tags: Good for Groups, Happy Hour, Special Occasion
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 (Seattle)·Dined on July 14, 2017

Wonderful food with an energetic vibe! Service was fantastic!

Tags: Special Occasion, Vibrant Bar Scene, Notable Wine List
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 (Central Coast)·Dined on July 14, 2017

As usual, 5 Restaurant does not disappoint.
Food was delicious. Service is fantastic. Tiramisu was amazingly good!

Tags: Special Occasion, Fun, Comfort Food
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on July 9, 2017

Everything was excellent! Great Italian cuisine, large portions and great service! This will be a place to return to many times when in Fresno!!

Tags: Romantic, Authentic
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 (San Joaquin)·Dined on July 7, 2017

The food was good but it was way too noisy! Too many drunks at the bar- couldn't enjoy a nice dinner at a nice restaurant.

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