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4786 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey, CA 90292-6905
310-827-8600
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Seating, Takeout

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Best Burger Place!

Order the variety of pre-planned burgers or make your own. First night we tried "build it yourself" approach was we were delighted. Excellent beef.

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 23, 2015
Bill H
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Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin
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Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

Order the variety of pre-planned burgers or make your own. First night we tried "build it yourself" approach was we were delighted. Excellent beef.

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Thank Bill H
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015 via mobile

Burgers anyway you want them. I'm picky. You write your own order, and they serve it exactly as ordered. These are healthy burgers with antibiotic and hormone free meat. Great bun, beer, and wine selection. No fast food here.

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Detroit area, United States
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

any burger, many toppings, many choices, unbelievable quality. sit at the bar for the ultimate experience. you will not be disappointed or go home hungry.

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Thank Susan L
Calgary
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

The devices was fast and friendly and the burger was great - tasty and cooked to order. Crispy fries. Convenient location off of Lincoln and easy parking.

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Thank tslane888
Farmers Branch, Texas
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47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

The Counter is great place to get a "designer" burger with some interesting twists. You can also build your own burger from a wide variety of different items on the menu. Fun place to go for a fun, casual meal!

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Thank MavsFan125
McKinney, Texas
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156 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

We had the pleasure of visiting the counter for both lunch and dinner over a three week period recently. The Counter offers not only burgers but also chicken and non-meat options. They also offer a "build your burger" with many delicious options. The burgers are delicious

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Thank dcalianno
Los Angeles, California
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100 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

I discovered The Counter when it opened in Dubai last year. So I wanted to compare. The setting and ambiance is the same. The food is excellent, especially the meat and that is why you are getting there in the first place. THE place to have a healthy "Burger type" of meal in town. The best for me the Build... More 

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Thank Gaetan2013
Chicago, Illinois
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 via mobile

Stumbled onto this place on accident on a trip out west, what a great surprise, the atmosphere is very California and trendy, service was solid, and the food was excellent. We tried the fried pickles and parm fries both were delicious. The burgers, well what can I say, they are amazing. I ordered mine medium and to my delight I... More 

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Thank mz03
SoCal
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61 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Our party of 8 all enjoyed our burgers and drinks. The fork and knife burger was wonderful though the tomatoes didn't have a lot of flavor. The kids cheeseburgers were "delicious," and others another person really liked the Redeye. The service was friendly and attentive. Several people enjoyed their shake including the Graceland with peanut butter, bananas and bacon.

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Thank CindyZach
Ramat Hasharon, Israel
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52 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

Nice place, at the corner of a wide spread shopping mall in the entrance to Marina Del Ray. Specializes in burgers offering a wide verity. Also lets you be creative by enabling you to "build your own burger". We chose one from the menu. The burger was one of the best we've had - meat, cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion rings... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4786 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey, CA 90292-6905
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marina del Rey
  • Phone Number: 310-827-8600

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: American, Vegetarian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?