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The Counter

2901 Ocean Park Blvd, Ste 102, Santa Monica, CA 90405-2919
+1 310-399-8383
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (68 reviews)
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
2901 Ocean Park Blvd, Ste 102, Santa Monica, CA 90405-2919
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Burgers are great with good selection of topping and options for bunkers burgers. My husband loves their sweet potato fries. I was surprised at the number of small children on a Saturday afternoon vs the Marina del Rey location. But the service was good and...More

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 20 February 2018

We went to try the Impossible Burger here ... it did not disappoint! This was my second Impossible Burger and I will from now on only eat Impossible Burgers or no burgers! The Counter has a great selection of ways to have the burger and...More

Thank Robin R
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We go there frequently. Sometimes I have a burger and sometimes I have a burger in a bowl. It's very nice to be able to decide what you want to put on your burger and what size burger you wanting what kind of bun. Sometimes...More

Thank lillywillis
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Much like other Counter locations, the burgers and shakes are reliably good quality compared to other places that serve artisan buns, grass-fed beef and Belgian fries. One of the few places I would say is better is Pono Burger.

Thank THX1138A
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

I am starting this review as I am waiting for our order. The place is packed, the number of waiters is very small. The chicken burger on vegetables was very good.

Thank Aviram M
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We did the "build your own burger" thing, and found all the components to be fresh, carefully prepared, and tasty. The fried onion straws were good, and their beer selection is decent. A nice choice for we Midwesterners who don't have access to this particular...More

Thank Elspode
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Great little place on Ocean Park Blvd. in S.M. Great burgers, great service, good beer choices. Try the fries both Potato and Sweet Potato. Done perfectly, salted like I like 'em. You can custom build (order) your burger, so thousands of combinations from which to...More

Thank SledMan
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

If your looking for something to eat which keeps you in line with your diet or your a healthy eater The Counter offers you a choice to build your own burger. Personally I had crab cake and spinach in a multigrain bun ( you go...More

Thank silatglen
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We were craving hamburgers and the The Counter was recommended and we are glad we listened. The Counter 's focus is the letting you build a custom hamburger just the way you like it. They have a superb selection of meats (turkey, beef, bison) and...More

Thank geckobvi
Reviewed 13 September 2016

There's been a lot of hype about the Counter, a place that I've eaten at a number of times for a number of years. Believe the hype. I pretty much eat a burger when I'm there. You can build your own burger or you can...More

Thank BJBrew
Santa Monica
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balance as a tourist destination and as an area with a
thriving local culture. On the beach, bikers,
roller-bladers, runners and walkers move along the
famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles
weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa
Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2901 Ocean Park Blvd, Ste 102, Santa Monica, CA 90405-2919
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-399-8383
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