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The Counter Burger

2981 Michelson Dr, Irvine, CA 92612-0659
+1 949-596-7227
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bison burger” (3 reviews)
“fries” (10 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
££ - £££
2981 Michelson Dr, Irvine, CA 92612-0659
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Counter fills a need. We visit several times a year and seize the opportunity to construct the exact combinations of toppings we want. Can't ask for more. I've come to appreciate their beer selection with each visit. They seem to pay attention and look...More

Thank too_few_trips_1
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We went to the Counter Burger for dinner while in the area to go to Disneyland. It was someplace my son really wanted to try. No disappointment there. The food was delicious. Service was excellent. Seems very kid friendly. We took my 2 1/2 year...More

Thank Tamilyn1
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Me and the family had a variety orders and we split and shared. Was very nice quality and we tried the hippies salad and I recommend to try.

Thank Nidal S
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We were very, very tired after driving from Cambria and fighting LA traffic; we wanted something close to our hotel without a wait for a sit down menu; chose The Counter Burger based on reviews and location. We were seated promptly with our request for...More

Thank tyspritey
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

My Dad and I were traveling down to El Centro by way of The SB 405/5 to E 78 across Northern San Diego county to The Salton Sea - we stopped here as I had an online coupon BYOB (Buy A Burger, Get One Free)...More

Thank goriajk
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Great burgers with lots of options. It was all day happy hour on Monday when we went. We had the loaded tots - very good!

Thank Ch0mper
Reviewed 22 September 2016

The have the best way to serve burgers: you can choose between salad and bun. Next you have option to select everything you can imagine. Best of all, they have the rich and organic bison burger at an extra charge. The also have a nice...More

Thank maziarrostamian
Reviewed 20 September 2016

This is our go to when I crave for hamburger. They have build your own burger with a large selection of fixings, the sweet potatoe fries are excellent and of course, the milk shakes are to die for.

Thank JEAN G
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Went here the first time with our son and daughter-in-law. You can start with a basic burger, then pretty much add what ever you want. Place has a young vib and a great outdoor seating area.

Thank Gina M
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

My Niece recommended we try this. She had warned the reviews know the service weren't great but the food super. Surprisingly the chap who greeted us was very warm and seated us quickly. Tables aren't flash in anyway. The experience is with creating your own...More

Thank dianaandco
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2981 Michelson Dr, Irvine, CA 92612-0659
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: +1 949-596-7227
  • E-mail
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