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“Good Food & Casual Atmosphere”
Review of The Counter

The Counter
Ranked #28 of 154 Restaurants in Reston
Cuisines: American
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Reviewed October 10, 2013 via mobile

Had lunch and enjoyed the food and atmosphere. The burgers are great and the toppings are varied and fun. The side salad is quite large and a good option if you want to limit carbs. The sweet potato fries are also tasty. With so many options, you can make it exactly your way.

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Thank Andy C
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Reviewed September 30, 2013

After the Alzheimer's Memory Walk, we had an appetite for burgers and beer. Although the two most interesting options were sold out, we chose seasonal beers and set to work selecting all the options for craft burgers. Boggling, really, but fun. Caitlin, the charming hosess, was most helpful.
Can now recommend both the shoestring fries and the sweet potato fries. Note that medium compares to medium rare most places. Loved the pretzel bun. Waiter excellent, music at low volume, bathroom clean. Will return.

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Thank eileen645
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Reviewed September 17, 2013

If you want to enjoy a truly excellent burger made to your like look no further then The Counter. The Counter s the quintessence of high quality hamburger made to your specific selection. Order them with the specially made fries and you will remember this meal for a very long time. The service is very attentive and friendly, always with the smile even when very busy. The place is clean and well maintained. An enjoyable place to go for an easy but rewarding dining experience.

Thank Alan C
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Reviewed July 3, 2013

What a miserable experience!
* Took 1 hour to get ordered burgers
*Servers did not know who had what burger - even brought one to our table that no one had ordered
* My turkey burger was dry, salty and well over cooked - the worst one I have ever had
* Waitress spilled two glasses of iced tea and one glass of water on me - pants, socks and shoes were soaked. The manager never appeared although he witnessed what occurred. Credit was issued for my meal only after we complained and insisted on a credit. Abysmal customer service.

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Thank T_KL74_06
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Reviewed May 28, 2013

If you cannot make up your mind what to have, this is NOT the place for you. They have everything you can imagine in the way of "burgers," and it is all delicious. Their fries are excellent, tried the sweet potato fries and they are as good as their regular fries. They have a great selection of beer on tap and in bottles. Next visit I plan to try the fried pickles and maybe a milkshake!
My only complaint is that it is a bit too noisy (the music) and as a result it was a bit difficult to talk even seated right next to each other.

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Thank Susan P
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