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“an institution worth trying” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of The White Lady

The White Lady
Ranked #238 of 3,508 Restaurants in Auckland Region
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $4 - $20
Cuisines: Street Food, Fast Food, New Zealand
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Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: 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
New Zealand
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74 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“an institution worth trying”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2012

if you want a late night burger, try the white lady - no plastic meat, its the real deal. Big fat juicy burgers, delicious

Visited December 2012
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Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
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116 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
“always good”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2012

you can't beat leaving a concert and rolling by the the white lady for a tasty quick bite to eat. Fast fresh and finger lickin good.

  • Visited November 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Thanks Goodness for the White Lady”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2012

I have always wondered what keeps the staff at the White Lady going. It must be the entertainment factor of watching all the drunken louts and lasses trying to read and order food from them.
The White Lady has saved many a clubber from a hangover and provides a good solid lining for the thrifty night owls stomach. Even though the staples such as burgers, hotdogs, chips, toasted sandwiches are pretty much the extent of the menu, they are well made, quick and value for money. It also helps that they are open throughout the night!

Visited March 2012
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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67 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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“Best Greasy Spoon ever”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2012

This street car reminds me of a 50's diner. It's not the decor that you go to the White Lady for. It's that hunger after a night of drinking just before you go to bed. The signature White Lady burger was delicious and put me into a coma.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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69 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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“a classic with giant fresh burgers”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2012

and other treats to enjoy all night every night. especially recommended to refuel and sober up after a good night out in town

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