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Parkway Bakery & Tavern

538 Hagan Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119-4911
+1 504-482-3047
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Ranked #58 of 1,578 restaurants in New Orleans
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Family Fare, Sandwiches
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night
Description: Parkway Bakery & Tavern is a New Orleans restaurant and family dining tradition located at the corner of Hagan and Toulouse overlooking Bayou St. John in Louisiana.
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Memphis, Tennessee
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50 reviews 50 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW

Charming little place a bit off the tourist path. I had a shrimp poboy. The bread was good. The breading on the shrimp was really great. Light and not too greasy. You really must must get the bread pudding too. Definitely some of the best I have ever had. The employees were nice, the parking was easy.

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La Fargeville
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 NEW

A+ po-boys, however, I have not gone the last 2 times I have made the trip back home. Prices have inched up over the past few years. We locals know where else to go to get the same quality w/o the trendy price tag.

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Gadsden, Alabama
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 NEW

Not within walking distance but if you have a car and don't mind waiting in a long line, you will be rewarded with an awesome poboy sandwich!!! We had the Roast Beef Poboy and a Shrimp Poboy and they were both outstanding!!!! Location is not great and seating could be better, but the food makes up for the negatives!!!!

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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Huge poboys ! Tons of selection. Expect a wait, this place is always busy! Fried shrimp poboy is my fav with a barqs in a bottle!

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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I was determined to eat at parkway based on reviews and it being my first visit to NO. Great food with local, down home earthiness. My only issue was how to get there from the French quarter. We walked to canal street and started waiting for a street car. We changed our minds and took a $9.50 cab ride. Next... More

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Ellisville, Mississippi
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52 reviews 52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Street parking was fine. We've been there twice and have always found a spot right in front of the restaurant. We arrived at 2 on a Saturday with maybe only ten people in front of us in line, all holding menus. As always, there were customers who arrived at the order window to then take minutes deciding what they wanted.... More

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Snellville, Georgia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Surf and Turf was very good and feeling, but the bread pudding almost made bite my fingers off. Will be back this summer :).

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Jersey Shore - Ocean County
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Took the Canal Streetcar the Parkway Bakery at the recommendation of a few fellow travelers on Tripadvisor. What a great place. It's completely casual an was PACKED at 3 pm on a Thursday...that alone is an indication that it's pretty darn good. Really nice staff and absolutely delicious po boys. We had a sausage one (which at the advice of... More

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Miami, Florida
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99 reviews 99 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Yep, Parkway Bakery and Tavern is a po-boy institution in New Orleans. You won't go wrong with any po boy that you order. In fact, as their sign says, "Keep Calm and Eat Po-Boys". I had the roast beef. That's it, no garnish. I topped it off with some hot sauce and dug in....tender, juicy, and full of flavor. Parkway... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Parkway Tavern is one of my first stops when I arrive to NO. If you're looking for a fancy place this is not the place, however if you are looking for having an AMAZING po´boy, this is the place. I always get their classic with shrimp and roast beef which tastes like heaven!

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