In honour of National Burger Day on May 28, we asked our followers to tell us their favourite burgers and fries places in Auckland. Luckily, you didn’t disappoint us with some of the most irresistible burgers in the city. Here are nine of your favourite burger places in Auckland.
1. RE Burger
Expect next-level and oversized juicy burgers from this New Zealand chain. Think a variety of Smash Burgers and crowd-pleasers like Famous Castle consisting of 150g of pure beef, cheese, streaky bacon, a special RE sauce and other toppings. Be sure to pair your burger with drooling loaded fries.
📍123/21 Whitaker Place, Grafton, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
2. Fat Puku’s
This funky smashed burger bar brings authentic American classic burgers to Auckland. Known for their own inventions such as Cindy Crawford with hot sauce, double smashed patties, creamy Havarti cheese and more traditional like cheeseburgers and veggie burgers…you’ll be spoilt for options. Wash it all down with a thick milkshake.
📍1/492 Queen Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Wolf into one of the most instagrammable food dishes in Auckland – gigantic gourmet burgers courtesy of the folks here. With plenty of options, your only issue will be picking. Our favourites are the Biggest Marco (pictured), Damn Danny and The Bogan, to name a few.
📍 Various Locations
This American-style diner is no stranger to Aucklanders. Devour a selection of unique burgers served on salty pretzel buns for something different. Think Nacho Libre with a double smash, creamy cheese sauce, corn chips, fresh salsa and guac, as well as The Honey Mustard Hoedown topped with bacon and onion rings, to name a few.
📍252 A Ponsonby Road, Ponsonby, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
Fill your belly with award-winning smash organic burgers from this joint. With a variety of traditional and exclusive burgers, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Highlights include Fresh NZ Brisket Burger, The Utah Saint Smoked Pastrami and Death By Chicken Burger. Indeed, one of the best burgers places in Auckland.
📍354 West Coast Road, Glen Eden, Auckland 0602, New Zealand
Head to Mt Eden to discover some scrumptious OTT burgers hidden at this gastropub. Particularly, the burger pictured is a BBQ Stacker with plant-based meat, lettuce, tomato, pickles, American cheddar cheese, onion rings and BBQ sauce. Excitingly, there’s plenty more masterpieces with chicken and beef like this one!
📍37 Normanby Road, Mount Eden, Auckland 1024, New Zealand
This chain just so happens to be one of the cheapest eats in Auckland. Eat the finest cheeseburgers in Auckland for just $8. Make it a meal by pair it with a large portion of top-quality fries for just $5. Certainly, you’ll satisfy the hunger while avoiding burning holes in your pocket.
📍 Various Locations
Gluten intolerant people know the trouble when it comes to finding scrumptious gluten-free food. Wonderfully, these guys don’t disappoint with a variety of gluten-free burgers made from scratch. Send your tastebuds to heaven with burgers stuffed with fillings and cooked to perfection. Certainly, one of the best burgers places in Auckland.
📍3/40 Stonefields Avenue, Stonefields, Auckland 1072, New Zealand
This 1950s-inspired American diner is one of the best American eateries in Auckland. Indulge on soul-satisfying gourmet burgers such as Pulled Pork or Southern Fried Chicken. Additionally, slurp on sinful freakshakes and order the best chicken and waffles in town.
📍 89 Tamaki Drive, Mission Bay, Auckland 1071, New Zealand