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White Spot

1407 University Ave, Charlottesville, VA 22903-2606
+1 434-295-9899
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“cheeseburger” (5 reviews)
“country ham” (3 reviews)
“burgers” (9 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
1407 University Ave, Charlottesville, VA 22903-2606
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 25 September 2017

This is fast food at its better, if not best. Burgers, et al, grilled right in front of you. Get it done your way. Reasonable prices. Breakfast, lunch or dinner. Nothing fancy. No pretense. This is the sort of place where every UVA student and...More

Thank Big-Deeee
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We wanted a quick breakfast. This hole in the wall diner was a perfect place for breakfast. Good quality food at cheap prices.

Thank floridajan2014
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I got country ham, eggs, and potatoes. Absolutely delicious. Apparently Gus Burgers are the fan favorite, but I just couldn't eat it for breakfast. This place is very rich in history and old-time looking.

Thank Tabby B
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We were in town for reunions and did not want to miss the Spot. We stopped in for breakfast and each got the Helluva Mess but thought about Gus Burgers. The cook was friendly as always. Breakfast is rarely crowded so we seem to end...More

Thank oldstocks
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We had received an outstanding recommendation from a Wahoo that we had to go eat a Gus burger at The Corner in Charlottesville, so we drove an hour to get there from Massanutten, VA. We got a great parking spot, took a selfie of us...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I love a good old hole in the wall type of diner and I look for them when traveling. On a recent visit to Charlottesville a friend and I stopped in to the White Spot for a late breakfast or early lunch. The greeting was...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Yummy classic "hole-in-the-wall" counter service diner. The gal who recommended it at the hotel we stayed said she was headed there for a cheeseburger when she got off work:)...The guys that work this place are great. Super friendly and welcoming. Good, quick breakfast.

Thank rbsla
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Great service and good food. Counter seating. Walked from hotel for a breakfast after walking dog. Nothing fancy, but good!

Thank teresa k
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

This is a landmark greasy spoon on "the corner" across from the university. It is always a stop for us when we visit c'ville. Gus is no more, but the one eyed cheeseburger that carries his name is still #1 in our hearts and on...More

1  Thank afrdurham
Reviewed 16 January 2017

This place is a hole in the wall, but fun to watch the college kids coming in and out. Very quick service and he makes to order right in front of you.

Thank 1happykat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1407 University Ave, Charlottesville, VA 22903-2606
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-295-9899
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