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The Counter

6416 Irvine Blvd. (Sand Canyon Ave.) Send to Phone
949-336-7272 | Menu
Build-your-own gourmet burger concept works well for foodies with a burger craving.

Lunch & Dinner daily

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The Counter Restaurant Review

: A checklist on a clipboard stands in for a regular menu at this build-your-own burger place. Here’s where the fun begins: check off your choice of patty (beef, turkey, chicken, vegan or special market selection), size, toppings, sauce and bun to create your bespoke burger. Want soft ripened Brie or pimento cheese on your one-pound creation? What about marinated artichokes or fresh jalapeños? But even before you wrap your mouth around your juicy burger, start off with the fried dill pickle chips, onion strings or sweet potato fries. For vegetarians, there’s an alfalfa sprout and quinoa-laden "hippie salad" and a vegan burger topped with Dijon balsamic. The Counter, with its refreshing industrial décor, mod music, cold beer, cocktails, wines and booze-infused adult milkshakes, also offers sandwiches, fountain drinks, ice cream shakes and desserts, such as apple crumble, Key lime pie and brownies. Also located at 1104 Irvine Ave., Westcliff Plaza, Newport Beach, 949-642-0700.


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