The Habit Burger also known as The Habit Burger Grill or simply The Habit is an American fast casual restaurant chain specialized in preparing and serving hamburgers and sandwiches (including Veggie). Besides burgers, their menu includes also a wide variety of salads and sides.
This restaurant is famous for its Charburger as in 2014 it was named the best burger in America by Consumer Reports. Also, most clients say that this is a healthy option to eat here.
As for the prices, these are a little higher than average fast-food prices, though, you can still get different types of meals for less than $12 each. But you can get a better idea about it by taking a look at the table below where you will find the latest The Habit Burger menu prices.
Meals Includes Fries and a Drink
|#1 The Original – Meal||$8.49|
|#2 The Original – Meal||$9.49|
|BBQ Bacon Charburger||$5.79|
|BBQ Bacon Charburger – Meal||$9.79|
|BBQ Bacon Charburger with Cheese||$6.39|
|Charburger with Cheese||$5.09|
|Dbl Charburger with Cheese||$6.09|
|Mushroom Swiss Charburger||$5.99|
|Mushroom Swiss Charburger – Meal||$9.99|
|Santa Barbara Style Charburger||$6.99|
|Santa Barbara Style Charburger – Meal||$10.99|
|Teriyaki Charburger – Meal||$8.79|
|Teriyaki Charburger with Cheese||$5.39|
Meals Includes Fries and a Drink
|Albacore Sandwich – Meal||$13.29|
|Chicken Club Sandwich||$7.99|
|Chicken Club Sandwich – Meal||$12.99|
|Chicken Sandwich – Meal||$10.99|
|Grilled Cheese Sandwich||$4.99|
|Grilled Cheese Sandwich – Meal||$8.99|
|Tri-Tip Sandwich – Meal||$13.29|
|Veggie Burger – Meal||$9.99|
|Fries/Rings (Half & Half)||$2.99|
|Side Caesar Salad||$2.99|
|Sweet Potato Fries||$3.89|
|Sweet Potato Fries/French Fries (Half & Half)||$3.89|
|Sweet Potato Fries/Onion Rings (Half & Half)||$3.89|
|Tempura Fried Green Beans||$3.99|
|BBQ Chicken Salad||$7.99|
|Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad||$7.99|
|Grilled Chicken Salad||$7.99|
|Santa Barbara Cobb Salad||$8.99|
Meals Include Fries, Apple Slices or Applesauce and a Drink
|Kid Grilled Cheese – Meal||$4.99|
|Kids Charburger – Meal||$4.99|
|Kids Chicken Nugget||1 Pc.||$0.99|
|Kids Chicken Nuggets – Meal||5 Pc.||$4.99|
|Malt (Chocolate, Vanilla, Strawberry, Coffee or Mocha)||16 oz.||$4.69|
|Shake (Chocolate, Vanilla, Strawberry, Coffee or Mocha)||16 oz.||$4.69|
|Dasani Water||Bottle – 17 oz.||$2.49|
The history of The Habit Burger starts back in the 1960s. This restaurant was founded as a family-owned business and the first location was opened on November 15, 1969, in Santa Barbara County, California.
In 1980, the original location in Goleta was purchased by Bruce and Brent Reichard. In 1996 a second location was opened in Ventura, and the chain gradually grew to 24 locations in Southern California.
In 2007, The Habit Burger was bought by the private equity firm Karp Reilly, which started to quickly expand the chain, also franchising. Though, this sale didn’t include eight locations from Santa Barbara County, California, that remained under the ownership and management of Bruce and Brent Reichard.
By the year 2014, there more than one hundred The Habit Burger locations were opened. In that period The Habit Burger was one of the fastest-growing fast-food chains in the United States of America.
In 2017, the company announced that it plans to open thirty restaurants in the United Kingdom and expand internationally.
In March 2020, The Habit Burger was purchased by Yum! Brands, the parent company of KFC and Taco Bell. Nowadays there are more than 300 Habit Burger Grill locations in various states from the United States of America, including California, Arizona, Florida, Idaho, Maryland, Massachusetts, Washington State, Nevada, New Jersey, Virginia, North Carolina, Utah, Pennsylvania, and South Carolina. Also, you can find The Habit Burger in China and Cambodia.
The Habit Burger restaurants are well-organized and simple, with a casual and friendly atmosphere ideal for any age. Their menu includes a wide range of food options so anyone can find something to eat. However, their burgers are clearly the best, meaty, and most delicious. Even the children, who are picky eaters, will love every meal in this restaurant.
It is recommended to try their Santa Barbara Cobb Salad, which is a combination of bacon, egg, and fresh vegetables. And the Charburger with cheese will complete your dining experience at The Habit Burger.
Be prepared to pay around $7 for a simple charburger, while the price of a burger meal, which includes fries and a drink, is almost $13. The simple sandwiches are priced at $6 to $11 and the sandwich meals cost around $14 each. Also, a salad costs anywhere between $6 and $10.
The staff is friendly, welcoming, and always ready to assist their customers. Moreover, the servers never complain about the request of the guests. They do their best to get your order to your table in a timely manner.
The Habit Burger FAQs
At what time does The Habit Burger open?
The Habit Burger opens every day at 10:30 a.m. However, it may vary from one location to another. So, you should check the restaurant’s official website to see which are the opening hours of your nearest location.
At what time does The Habit Burger close?
The Habit Burger closes Monday through Sunday at 10:00 p.m. But again, it depends on the location and the day of the week. It is recommended to verify this information on the restaurant’s official website.
What is The Habit Burger famous for?
The Habit Burger is well-known for its original Charburger. It was even voted the best-tasting burger in the United States of America in 2014 by Consumer Reports.
What type of oil does The Habit Burger use?
The Habit Burger uses soybean oil to cook their sweet potato fries, onion rings, and French fries.
Are The Habit Burger onion rings vegan?
Unfortunately, The Habit Burger onion rings are not vegan as they contain dairy.