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The Counter Santana Row

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
3055 Olin Ave Ste 1035, San Jose, CA 95128-2069
+1 408-423-9200
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (99 reviews)
“fries” (23 reviews)
“salad” (13 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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3055 Olin Ave Ste 1035, San Jose, CA 95128-2069
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The choice in this place is amazing. Create your own from what seems like hundred of choices The burger was amazing as well. Very highly recommended

Thank aussierater2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a failed attempt at getting a vegan meal in a restaurant nearby, it was a treat to get a quick and delicious meal with good service. I ordered the Impossible Burger and had it cooked medium well. It was my first time having the...More

Thank Raul C
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Oh man, I've been coming here dozens upon dozens of times. There's literally hundreds of hamburger places within ten square miles of this place, along with many upscale hamburger places. This place is the king in terms of delicious burgers. You order exactly what you...More

Thank Jason D
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

You can mix and match your burger and sides with wide variety. Meat is very tasty with different sizes. You can enjoy your beer with the meal. Price is very good compared to taste. Mid day easier to find table.

Thank Gurkan G
Reviewed 6 March 2018

The counter is a build-your own burger restaurant. It is very trendy and attracts a wide variety of clientele. It also serves numerous beverages and alcohol. Our food was delicious and the service was good.

Thank photograher
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Just left there after a delicious lunch. Burgers are made to order which is nice. There is a set menu option or you can simply check off what you want off of a paper option list. You can choose the weight of the burger along...More

Thank RjessMMM
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

I stopped by early (1130 AM or so) before the crowds started coming in and ordered a pound bison burger with sautéed mushrooms, Swiss cheese and fresh jalapeño cooked medium. Excellent flavor. Not too many topping really brought out the meat. The burger was lean...More

Thank Bacinac
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

If you are in the mood for a really good burger definitely check out the Counter in Santana Row. The Counter allows you to highly customize your burger with an assortment of meat ( beef, bison, turkey, veggie), buns, toppings (grilled or fresh veggies), sauces...More

Thank Bacinac
Reviewed 3 January 2018

I have multiple food allergies, and the staff dealt with them easily and efficiently. I especially enjoyed being able to have fries, which rarely happens. They also use an excellent gluten-free bun for their burgers. We were a group of 6 sitting at the bar,...More

Thank Andyshoes
Reviewed 8 November 2017

The food at the Counter is great and the variety of choices you get for the money is excellent. I love sitting at the counter with my son and both of us get to have what we like!

Thank Jennifer R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 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 - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3055 Olin Ave Ste 1035, San Jose, CA 95128-2069
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-423-9200
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Quality meats, inventive sauces, toasted buns, melted cheeses and blended shakes that shout flavor.We’re on a mission to challenge the way people think about burgers. We’re about creative construction. We think life is about experiences. Trying stuff. Learning. Being Inventive. Show us what you’ve got.
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