The place is packed - SRO - on Saturday mornings. Regulars wait patiently behind their papers for seats at a table-or-better-at the counter, which are the equivalent of box seats at the ballet. Because a busy breakfast at Over the Counter requires an intricately choreographed dance on the part of the short-order cooks, backed by the corps de counter, while the waitresses move in and out of the hot grease zone.

2343 E. 3300 South, SLC, 801-487-8725. Click here for ABC-4's review of Over the Counter.