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5240 Annunciation Street, New Orleans, LA 70115
504-899-9126
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United States
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44 reviews 44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

Love, love, love Domilise's. Been coming here for decades. May not live there anymore but always a must on any trip to Nola. Great fried shrimp, oyster, and roast beef po-boys. Atmosphere screams local. Big time local joint but also heavily populated by Tulanians. Time it just right or the wait can be a while. Nonetheless worth the wait once... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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51 reviews 51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

My last visit was when I was a student at Tulane. It is still the same in decor. The only thing that has changed are the prices and the staff. Still the best Shrimp Po-boy dressed in the city.

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Birmingham, AL
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3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

This is my standard go to for Po Boys in New Orleans. I have had them all: Shrimp, Debris, Oyster, etc. You can not go wrong with this hole in the wall joint. From the ultra friendly cook staff to the ever grouchy bartender, I could not love this place more. Hint: get there as soon as it opens. Small... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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65 reviews 65 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Perfect. Authentic. Grimey and divey. Highlife served happily. Goddam this is why I woke up at 4 am and flew to New Orleans for 2 days in March - such a needed escape from hellish nyc neverending winter!!! I rode a bike straight to Domilise's and thanked the sweet lord that it existed. The shrimp poboy, with beef gravy, sounded... More 

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Channel Islands National Park, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Perfect dive bar, which serves expensive, but filling po' boys. Got the large shrimp po 'boy and the bread, the shrimp, everything was perfect. Yeah, I get that the place is expensive, but you're in New Orleans, to eat a po' boy. Live a little. Ray tending bar was also neat. Luckily we got there right when they were about... More 

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I'm so glad we finally got a chance to go to Domilise's, the poboys were definitely fantastic, as is the ambiance. However, for a fried oyster & fried shrimp poboy (6 in.), we paid $29. No regrets, just shocked at the price. Get there early, the line goes out the door and seating is quite limited!

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Jacksonville, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I was in New Orleans for a week and ate at every Po Boy place I could. Johnny's, Parkway, Mother's, etc. and I must say I went to Domilise's twice in that week. There is just something about their Po Boy. A complex flavor in a shrimp Po Boy I haven't experienced elsewhere. It's a nice, quaint little place. not... More 

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Dubuque, Iowa
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56 reviews 56 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Perfect dive bar with astounding Po-Boys. A little difficult to find parking nearby. The bread was perfect, the shrimp was freshly fried, the po-boy was wonderful. We will definitely go again the next time we are in NOLA.

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San Antonio, Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

What can I say...the BEST fried shrimp po-boy I've ever had. It's out of the way and a total hole in the wall place, but I would eat there daily if I could!! As a Verti Marte devotee, this was amazing in comparison. The wait can be long at lunchtime, but completely worth it!! Each sandwich is made up fresh... More 

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Lombard, Illinois
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83 reviews 83 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

It's a way from downtown or French Quarter, but definitely worth it for a great po boy of fried seafood but also for their roast beef and a bottle of Barqs root beer. The parking is pretty limited in the neighborhood right next to the building. When you go through the front door, the menu is on the wall opposite... More 

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Additional Information about Domilise's Po-Boys

Address: 5240 Annunciation Street, New Orleans, LA 70115
Phone Number: 504-899-9126
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans
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
Cuisine: Cajun & Creole, Sandwiches

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