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Domilise's Po-Boys

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5240 Annunciation Street, New Orleans, LA 70115
504-899-9126
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10:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 107
    Excellent
  • 45
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
OMG Best Po'boy ever!

Finally visited this local restaurant after hearing about it for years. So much character in serving a local sandwich that I promise you, you'll never forget it. Ordered the off menu special shrimp Po'boy that consisted of fried shrimp, mayo, hot sauce, Swiss cheese and lettuce and gravy... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 23, 2015
Brad H
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Spanish Fort, Alabama
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  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
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Spanish Fort, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Finally visited this local restaurant after hearing about it for years. So much character in serving a local sandwich that I promise you, you'll never forget it. Ordered the off menu special shrimp Po'boy that consisted of fried shrimp, mayo, hot sauce, Swiss cheese and lettuce and gravy. Unbelievable! Add Zapp's chips and a cold Dixie beer, you'll be set.... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

As a life long resident of New Orl. and have eaten at the best and worst restaurant in this city I can say without question this DIRTY, FILTHY, BELOW AVERAGE FOOD establishment is the bottom of the rung. Standing on being 'old New Orleans' does not serve it past a local place to get terrible food. How could anyone place... More 

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corona del mar, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Great po-boys and great neighborhood location. Problem for out of towners, who did not grow up in NO, is that many restaurants are so old and so seemingly dirty, that it is off-putting. If you can get past the exterior (and interior) you will enjoy a fantastic po-boy.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Small little cozy spot with the friendliest staff! Po Boy was amazingly fantastic!!! This was a little whole in the wall but the food tasted absolutely awesome!!!!

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Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

I've been trying to get uptown to Domilise's for the last few visits to New Orleans, but somehow always got sidetracked. I mean, you have to drive by Mahony's to get here. When you first pull up to Domalise's, your immediate thought is "HUH?" To say the joint is unprepossessing is an understatement. There is no ambience. None. Nada. But... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

4 stars because it's good but not amazing. I find it harder than I expected to rank and critique the city’s po’boys. I love the sandwich as an art form and I love the sandwiches in New Orleans. Each one has something that sets it apart, and something that keeps it from being truly sublime whether it’s stale bread, or... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

This place is a little off the beaten path but well worth the effort if you're looking to fill out your bucket list of best places to eat in NOLA. It could easily be passed if you weren't looking for it on a corner in a residential district near Audubon Park. We first noticed it by the line of people... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

When in NOLA, you need to have a Po' Boy. This is the place. Our friends, the locals, brought us here and it was amazing. The sandwiches are big enough to share, but maybe you want the whole thing. You be you, nothing wrong with that. I had the Shrimp and our friend had the oyster. My children are difficult... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Great po boys. I was taken there by a friend who lives in NOLA, He said all local po boys are measured by the roast beef not the shrimp or oyster's. I wanted shrimp and he want roast beef so we each got a large. They were both fantastic. The bread was soft and fresh with a tough crust. They... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

I have always wanted to taste a PoBoy and I finally have. I had a small oyster po boy that was full dressed with sauce, tomato and lettuce. It was very good. The place is small, old and real NOLA. The tables are old. I really enjoyed the small non pretentious atmosphere. Service was quick and given with a smile.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5240 Annunciation Street, New Orleans, LA 70115
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans
  • Phone Number: 504-899-9126

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cajun & Creole, Sandwiches, Delicatessen

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm

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