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Domilise's Po-Boys

5240 Annunciation Street, New Orleans, LA 70115
504-899-9126
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Ranked #122 of 1,606 restaurants in New Orleans
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Cajun & Creole, Sandwiches
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch
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English first
Franklin, Louisiana
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54 reviews 54 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW

My wife and I had this place on our "gotta try" list for quite a while. We finally got there last weekend. She had a small Ham and Cheese Poor boy, I had a Roast Beef and Swiss, "Dressed". MEH x 2. Flavor was not bad, For the price, there should have been 2->3 times the meat, These sandwiches were... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW

I found out about Domilise's from Anthony Bourdain ... and I knew he'd steer us to the right place. Domilise's has been around for 70 years and they have it down to a science. The place is tiny and there's often a line, but it is worth the wait. The ladies making the sandwiches are so nice - they knew... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 NEW

We ate some amazing Po Boys all over NOLA but place is the crown jewel! The place is old and worn but the staff is warm and welcoming. The dressed shrimp Po Boy was The Bomb! Very pleasant experience♥

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Trumbull, Connecticut
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56 reviews 56 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Step back in time, get your tummy ready for the best po boy or other type of sandwich in NOLA. Don't bother with the touristy spots, make the trip to this gem of a spot.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Delicious, large portions and not a long wait even on a busy afternoon. Local draft beer too, so grab a seat at the bar and chow down.

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USA
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Asking where the best Po Boy shop in New Orleans is akin to asking where the best bar is. However, Domilise's should be on your list to visit. Out of the way, but well worth the trip should you want a truly authentic Po Boy!! Service was great and the meal was even better!

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San Antonio
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79 reviews 79 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Have always read about this place, located in a neighborhood away from most everything. It has been around for over 70 years and looks its age, but what a pleasant experience. You walk in the front door and you are basically in the kitchen and approximately 10 table dining area. We lucked out, arriving late in the afternoon, and there... More

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Fredericksburg, VA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

We stopped here for a quick lunch during a driving tour of NO. Place looks like it hadn't changed in years and appeared to be well known among the locals. Great sandwiches!

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Virginia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

No joke, I have been eating at Domilise's for over 40 years. It is a must for a delicious po-boy and a cold draft. The lines out the door and ringing phone with call in orders attest to the dependability of this Nola tradition. Everyone had favorite. Mine Is a large shrimp dressed. Love it!!!!

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Orlando, Florida
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54 reviews 54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I've reviewed Domilise's before, but on a recent trip to New Orleans I went back and started thinking that Domilise's deserved six stars from TripAdvisor. It was better than ever before, in spite of the ever-climbing prices. What you need to know about Domilise's is that they make the best po-boys in the city. Here's the basics. Domilise's is waaaaaay... More

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