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The Counter

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4211 Waialae Ave # E-1, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816-5319
+1 808-739-5100
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (86 reviews)
“beef” (10 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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4211 Waialae Ave # E-1, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816-5319
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Reviewed October 27, 2014

Lots of choices to build your own burger. Can be busy on the weekend but usually no wait on week nights. They also have a few beers on tap.

Thank JoelleDantin
Reviewed October 26, 2014

We enjoyed dinner here twice within two weeks since we liked it so much. The choices are truly never-ending between bread, burger, toppings, sauces, in-bowl or not, etc. We found the food to be high quality, fresh (including the vegetable toppings) and very tasty. Even...More

Thank pigwrestler
Reviewed October 20, 2014

Enjoyed both the fixed menu as well as the experience of customizing your experience. Well worth a visit if you're in the Kahala Mall area

Thank Joe K
Reviewed October 3, 2014

Just happen to run into this place at the Kahata Mall. Hamburgers are their speciality, but they have a lot of other items to offer. Had a great chocolate shake and had a tuna sandwich. I just filled out a card and selected my meat...More

1  Thank Carl D
Reviewed September 22, 2014

you want Beef burgers, chicken burgers, turkey burgers, or vegan Burger this is the place you want to be at. you can make your sandwich the most healthy one or you can make it the most crazy one. i love the idea that you choose...More

Thank RuRu25
Reviewed September 7, 2014

Walked from Waikiki to Kahala Mall for this sucker! Big walk worth the wait. Lots of options for the burger masters to enjoy. My top pick though was the adult shakes, I had a choc malt with vodka, omg, delicious, also melt in your mouth...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed August 23, 2014

They have a menu with many choices. You can customize your hamburger including the size of the patty, chicken and fish. Many choices of toppings. We all enjoyed the meal.

Thank Gordon K
Reviewed August 5, 2014

There were 9 in our group, holidaying in Hawaii over 3 weeks we had enjoyed quite a few burgers before finding the Counter at Kahala. Some of us are fussy eaters, and ALL enjoyed the concept, the fun and most especially the fantastic flavour of...More

Thank SashaOZ
Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

I just wanted to say that the service here has gone down hill. The staff member who sat us brought us to our table, dropped the menu on the table and left. She didn't explain anything to us or told us who our server would...More

Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed June 30, 2014

My sister lives in Kahala so we went to the Counter when I was visiting in April. It is a rather unassuming restaurant down a ways in the mall near whole foods. I wasn't expecting much but man was I blown away. You MUST order...More

Thank DallasFlysolofemme
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Nearby Attractions
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.06 miles away
Kahala Beach
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.81 miles away
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.79 miles away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
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
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4211 Waialae Ave # E-1, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816-5319
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-739-5100
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