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The Counter

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner


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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Fried Dill Pickles
Apricot sauce. (540 cal)
Loaded Tots
Pimento cheese, applewood smoked bacon, scallions, buttermilk ranch. (1500 cal)
All-Natural Beef Chili
Cheddar, red onion, sour cream. Available in Cup (290 cal) or Bowl (650 cal)
Turkey Chili
Corn, dried cranberries, scallions. Available in Cup (150 cal) or Bowl (290 cal)
Sweet Potato Fries
Horseradish aioli. (1170 cal)
Shoestring Fries
(850 cal)
Fried Onion Strings
Hickory bbq, buttermilk ranch. (1650 cal)
The Fifty-Fifty
Can't decide? Pick 2 of the above. (1080-1560 cal)
Hot Wings
10 wings finished on the grill sweet sriracha or buffalo. (1030/1140 cal)
Chili Cheese Fries
Beef chili, cheddar, red onion, sour cream. (1450 cal)
Antibiotic-free. No added hormones. Made with 100% all-natural, responsibly raised and handled angus beef, cooked to order and true to weight, give or take. Add a side to your signature burger (adds 80-600 cal): shoestring fries, sweet potato fries, fried onion strings, coleslaw, side salad, quinoa salad, beef chili, turkey chili, grilled veggie skewers. Make it 1/2lb (240-340 cal)
The Counter® Burger
All-natural beef*, provolone, tomatoes, lettuce blend, fried onion strings, sautéed mushrooms, garlic aioli, brioche bun. (1110 cal)
The Impossible™ Burger
Impossible™ burger*, herbed goat cheese, organic mixed greens, tomatoes, grilled red onion, avocado, garlic aioli, brioche bun. (1020 cal)
The Purist
All-natural beef*, brioche bun. (630 cal)
Chipotle Turkey
All-natural ground turkey, jalapeño jack, lettuce blend, dried cranberries, scallions, chipotle aioli, brioche bun. (870 cal)
Sprouted Veggie
Vegan veggie, organic mixed greens, red onions, roasted red peppers, alfalfa sprouts, dijon balsamic, multigrain bun. (590 cal)
Beef & Blue
All-natural beef*, danish blue cheese, organic mixed greens, tomatoes, bacon onion jam, garlic aioli, brioche bun. (910 cal)
Old School
All-natural beef*, tillamook® cheddar, lettuce blend, tomatoes, red onions, pickles, the counter relish, brioche bun. (770 cal)
Bacon BBQ
All-natural beef*, tillamook cheddar, applewood smoked bacon, tomatoes, fried onion strings, hickory bbq, brioche bun. (1060 cal)
Bison is Gouda
Organic bison*, smoked gouda, bacon onion jam, sunny side up egg*, baby spinach, scallions, house-made thousand island, brioche bun. (960 cal)
Honey Dijon Chicken
Grilled chicken breast, swiss, organic mixed greens, tomatoes, scallions, honey dijon, brioche bun. (710 cal)
Sonoma Bowl
All-natural beef*, herbed goat cheese, quinoa, roasted grape tomatoes, grilled red onions, organic mixed greens, basil pesto. (710 cal)
All-natural ground turkey, feta, cucumbers, pepperoncinis, tomatoes, mixed olives, lettuce blend, lemon vinaigrette. (820 cal)
Classic Cobb
Grilled chicken breast, danish bleu cheese, applewood smoked bacon, chopped egg, tomatoes, red onions, lettuce blend, dijon balsamic. (1060 cal)
Grilled Mahi Mahi
Quinoa, green cabbage, cucumbers, marinated artichokes, mixed olives, tomatoes, tossed with lemon vinaigrette. (810 cal)
Asian Veggie
Vegan veggie, carrot strings, red onions, grilled pineapple, roasted red peppers, scallions, organic mixed greens, sesame ginger vinaigrette. (450 cal)
Bison & Goat
Organic bison*, herbed goat cheese, dried cranberries, fresh jalapeños, carrot strings, kale, lemon vinaigrette. (570 cal)
Add a side to your salad (adds 80-600 cal): shoestring fries, sweet potato fries, fried onion strings, coleslaw, side salad, quinoa salad, beef chili, turkey chili, grilled veggie skewers. Add grilled chicken to any Salad (adds 240 cal)
Simple Salad
Organic mixed greens, cucumbers, carrot strings, red onion, tomatoes. (30 cal); choice of dressing adds (90-600 cal)
The Kale Salad
Kale, feta, dried cranberries, carrot strings, tossed with lemon vinaigrette. (400 cal)
Hippie Salad
Organic mixed greens, lettuce blend, herbed goat cheese, alfalfa sprouts, roasted grape tomatoes, quinoa, garlic croutons, tossed with dijon balsamic. (370 cal)
Caesar Salad
Lettuce blend, aged parmesan, garlic croutons tossed with caesar. (660 cal)
Add a side to your sandwich (adds 80-600 cal): shoestring fries, sweet potato fries, fried onion strings, coleslaw, side salad, quinoa salad, beef chili, turkey chili, grilled veggie skewers
The Meltdown
Grilled chicken breast, provolone, sautéed mushrooms, grilled red onions, basil pesto or house-made thousand island, griddled sourdough. (1010/1100 cal)
Southern Fried Chicken
Buttermilk brined, jalapeño jack, tomatoes, coleslaw, fresh jalapeños, honey dijon, brioche bun. (820 cal)
Applewood smoked bacon, lettuce blend, tomatoes, avocado, garlic aioli, griddled sourdough. (870 cal)
Veggie Club
Grilled zucchini, red peppers, carrots, avocado, tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, basil pesto, griddled sourdough. (610 cal)
Grilled Cheese Trifecta
Tillamook cheddar, provolone, american griddled sourdough. (670 cal); Add Applewood Smoked Bacon (100 cal)
Store selection may vary
Draft Beer
Available in 16 oz | 20 oz
Bottles & Cans
Red Wine
Available in 6 oz Glass | Bottle
White Wine
Available in 6 oz Glass | Bottle
Pom Berry Lemonade
House-made with fresh sparkling lemonade, pomegranate, blueberry. (170 cal)
Peach Mint Fresca
Fresh mint, peach, lime, agave, soda. (250 cal)
Blackberry Iced Tea Fizz
Blackberry, fresh lemon, sparkling iced tea. (60 cal)
Skinny Soda
all-natural lemon elixir and soda; available in: cucumber (100 cal) or blueberry (110 cal)
All-Natural Lemonade
Available in: regular (180 cal), arnold palmer (90 cal), strawberry (225 cal)
(0-170 cal)
Diet Coke®
(0-170 cal)
(0-170 cal)
Fanta Orange®
(0-170 cal)
Barq's Root Beer®
(0-170 cal)
Pibb® Extra
(0-170 cal)
Sprite Zero™
(0-170 cal)
Coke Zero™
(0-170 cal)
Fresh-Brewed Iced Tea
(0-170 cal)
Acqua Panna®
(0 cal)
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Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

Our family always looks for the best burgers in the Bay Area. The Counter always ends up at the top of our list! The meat is flavorful and the toppings choice is almost endless. Best to eat them fresh right there! The service is fast...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Sally M
Reviewed February 21, 2016

Awesome burgers, and don't forget the Chocolate Milkshake! Yum. Service is great. I have been here several times and always go back when in town.

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Barbara H
Angenee T, Manager at The Counter, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2016

Thank you for the kind words!

Reviewed January 17, 2016 via mobile

Definitely the best burgers I got in California! Fresh ingredients and a wide range of choices, starting from bread, ending with a lot of sauces. I love the idea you can make your own burger! Nice spot, too! I highly recommend it!

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank Irene E
Angenee T, Manager at The Counter, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2016

Wow! Awesome review. Thank you, Irene.

Reviewed October 30, 2015

Fancy burgers are popping up everywhere, and regardless of the theme or flash, most places forget their whole purpose is the burger. Here at the Counter, the have kept that fully in their mind. The place was neat and clean, and looks like what you...More

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank wdlander
Reviewed October 29, 2015

I have eaten their many times. It is by far my favorite burger place food wise. The burgers, fries, shakes etc are amazing, however the service is not the best. They take forever to get your food delivered and frequently mess up your order. Hopefully...More

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank Zander L
Reviewed September 29, 2015

Note: Marin County is not famous for an abundance of restaurants. Hence there are lines at the mall - frequently. The young woman at the Front Door was over-whelmed and ill-prepared. In all fairness, a 2 for 1 coupon was mailed that week - of...More

Date of visit: September 2015
1  Thank Kerry D
Reviewed September 28, 2015

Walk on in, sit right down, grab a pencil and burger construction form, stick your tongue out and slightly to the left side of your mouth and start burger composition! All sorts of breads, burgers (beef, turkey, veggie), freebie toppings, sauces and premium toppings! Don't...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank Anthony W
Reviewed August 24, 2015

The hamburgers are good and the place is popular with local families with smaller children. Note that the place is both noisy and smells of hamburger grease. Also, ordering requires an explanation, never a plus in my book

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank martin66
Reviewed August 18, 2015

This restaurant is always packed and now I can see why. I ate here for dinner at the bar and had a really fantastic hamburger and fries. The menu is a little strange in that you must fill out a sheet and order the hamburgers...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank Jerry G
Reviewed July 19, 2015

This burger joint is perfect for people with varied tastes as they allow customers A LOT of options on burgers, salads, etc.

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank Jen C
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