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The White Lady

18 Commerce St, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 27 706 8782
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“burgers” (38 reviews)
“egg burger” (2 reviews)
“pineapple” (2 reviews)
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Street Food, Fast food, New Zealand
18 Commerce St, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good old fashioned burgers and toasted sandwich's make this a popular, iconic late night feed favorite. I had a cheese burger which was nice. Nothing fancy or modern here but worth a try.

Thank Ant W
Reviewed 3 October 2017

New Zealand seems to have a thing for burgers, which I more than appreciate. Somehow, they're never quite as good as good ole' American burgers. This was another case of almost-as-good-but-not-quite. There's nothing wrong with this burger whatsoever. It's a good size. None of the...More

Thank wanderlove303
Reviewed 27 September 2017

The White Lady - so-called - is an Auckland institution. This is where the drunks flock to feed in order to induce sobriety. It doesn't often work, but it's fun to watch, and to be part of a real Auckland kulturfest. This has been part...More

Thank peterkar
Reviewed 12 September 2017

After a great music concert, headed off to the White Lady for a bite to eat and something to drink before driving home. Two excellent burgers (succulent) and good milkshakes and the wait time was less than 10 minutes even though there was a decent...More

Thank Warwick H
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

When I first visited Auckland in 2012, I had no idea of what or where "The White Lady" was, or what it had in store. This time around (2017) I finally discovered "The White Lady" by chance for lunch (during one of its 24-hour trading...More

Thank BrendanR85
MWasher, Owner at The White Lady, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for the amazing review. Beautifully written.

Reviewed 3 September 2017

I was in Auckland for work for a few weeks and kept promising myself that at least once before I headed home I would visit this famous Auckland nightstop that I had heard so much about. On the last night before I headed home I...More

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 19 August 2017

The White Lady was always the way to end a great night out in town. I fondly remember my teenage years going out drinking/clubbing then heading to The White Lady for a burger in the early hours before heading home. We came across The White...More

Thank angelC3476SL
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

What a novelty and such great speedy service, this van has been around 69 years and is a must stop if you are in Auckland any evening. It's

Thank Marlaina C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We went to get a meal late night. I've heard so much about this food truck. My burger was ok but nothing special. Wouldn't go back. I'd rather go to a proper burger restaurant, Prices are simillar.

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 25 July 2017

The White Lady is an Auckland icon - open every day for the last 69 years. They offer a standrad range of burgers, toasted sandwiches and shakes. The food was gteat and the service friendly and efficient.

Thank Lee S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 20
Street Food, Fast food, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
6:00 PM - 4:00 AM
6:00 PM - 4:00 AM
6:00 PM - 4:00 AM
6:00 PM - 4:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Commerce St, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 27 706 8782
  • E-mail
The White Lady has been running since 1948 and operated by the same kiwi family.

You will find The White Lady from 6pm till 4am every night in downtown Auckland.

Icon, institution or just damn good burgers! You decide.

Please visit us and take in a truly unique experience in Auckland City.

Thank you
The Washer Family
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