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10/10/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

See What All The Fuss Is About: The Counter Burger In Lincoln Park

Today is the grand opening of Counter Burger, a create-your-own burger joint (part of a California-based chain) on Diversey Parkway in Lincoln Park. Diners get to choose their protein (beef, turkey, chicken and veggie patties), then pile on toppings, cheese, sauce and a bun--or for carbophobes, no bun. Company lore says these choices add up to 312,120+ different options. And, unlike lots of other casual-dining chains, Counter Burger has a full bar.

Counter Burger, 666 W. Diversey Pkwy

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