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Willie Mae's Scotch House

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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LUNCH SPECIALS
Sides: red beans, butter beans, french fries, potato salad, and salad
10
America's Best Fried Chicken
8
Pork Chop (Breaded or Fried)
8.5
Country Fried Pork Chop
9.5
Chicken Fried Pork Chop
10
Smothered Veal
ENTREES
Sides Choices of Below Entrees: Red Beans, Macaroni & Cheese, Mashed Potatoes, Butter Beans, French Fries, Sweet Potatoes Fries, Seasoned Green Beans, House Salad, Potato Salad and Sweet Peas
10
America's Best Fried Chicken
three (3), pieces of chicken, served with your choice of a side (additional charge for white meat orders)
9
Pork Chop (breaded or fried)
one 6 oz pork chop served with your choice of a side
9.5
Country Fried Pork Chop
one 6 oz battered and fried pork chop served with your choice of a side
9.5
Chicken Fried Pork Chop
one 6 oz pork chop dipped in our secret recipe, then golden brown and served with your choice of a side
11.5
Smothered Veal
prime cut veal chop smothered to tenderness in a brown gravy and served with your choice of a side
12
Fried Catfish or Shrimp
catfish filets or Gulf shrimp fried to perfection and served with your choice of a side
15
Fried shrimp & Catfish Combo Platter
Gulf shrimp and catfish filet fried to perfection and served French fries & salad
10
Baked Chicken
2 pieces of delicious baked chicken (white or dark) served with your choice of a side
10
Fried or Grilled Chicken Tenders
3 chicken tenders fried or grilled to perfection and served with your choice of a side
10
Chicken Nuggets
10 fried Willie Mac's chicken nuggets served with your choice of a side
SALADS
Dressings: Blue Cheese, French, Italian, Honey Mustard, Ranch, 1000 Islands, Vinegar & Oil, or Raspberry Vinaigrette
7
House Salad
romaine lettuce, spring mix, tomatoes cucumbers, sweet peppers, red onions, topped with cheese and croutons
8.5
Grilled Chicken Salad
Grilled chicken tenders, romaine lettuce, tomatoes and croutons
7.5
Fried Chicken Salad
Our fried chicken nuggets, romaine lettuce, tomatoes and croutons
About
New Orleans Style Casual Dining. We take reservation after 5pm weekdays only. Weekends first come first served. We accept all major credit cards. We take phone orders on weekdays only. You also can find us on Uber Eats and Postmates app services.
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Its a ways out. Rough area. Have an armed security officer at the door. Chicken was good. But...15 bucks for 2 little wings and a medium size breast is a little pricey. Been there....done that...not sure i would go again.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Poke D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food was good if you just want 2 go and grab a bite of ya grandma's home cooking. At least close to it! Nothing fancy just good food.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Uslowublow
Reviewed 4 days ago

So often people proclaim that a restaurant is the best. Willie Mae's is the rare occasion where that's actually true. I thought that I knew what fried chicken was until I ate at Willie Mae's the other day. Quite simply, the BEST fried chicken that...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank JMR1965
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place was recommended by our Lyft driver so we had to check it out. We knew it would be busy based on the rope set up outside for a line but we got in after 10 minutes (we went at about 2:30 or so...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank CincyCandace
Reviewed 5 days ago

Do not miss this one when in New Orleans. You will thank me for sure. :) Fried chicken, cajun catfish, mashed potatoes, peas, mac and cheese.....everything is so great!! Another joyful place where the servers and clientele are always happy. I will go back as...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Vacation740232
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Oh my gosh!! This home cooked food was so delicious from the chicken to the muffins!! The peas were fire and I’m not a pea eater!! I’ve never tasted food with the right amount of seasoning every damn time!! I forgot the name of our...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Ragina M
Reviewed 6 days ago

This place is AMAZING. We timed our arrival perfect and did not have wait, however people were waiting when we left. My husband and I went for a late lunch and both had fried chicken veggies and cornbread. I talked him into trying the bread...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank KATRINA W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sitting there watching my fiancé eat fried chicken, rice and beans and Mac and cheese made me want to cry. The look on his face as he took each bite was priceless. "It tastes like home." He has not had food like that since his...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank mariacMcy249
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Without a doubt, the best fried chicken we’d ever had! Unfortunately I can’t comment on the restaurant as we ordered through Uber Eats to our hotel but the food was delicious. Highly recommend and want more before we have to leave NOLA.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank TomG20415
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a Tuesday at 11am arrived to try this famous chicken and it did not disappoint! Ok! My girls and I were pleasantly surprise at the light crispy outside and deliciously tender inside of each piece, we had both dark and light portions, almost burned...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Andrea201260795
April 12, 2019|
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Response from beezle2017 | Reviewed this property |
I believe the only seafood on the menu is fish, no shellfish so depending on the type of seafood allergy you may be okay. Most likely the fish is fried in the same oil as the chicken. Sorry I wish I could help you more but... More
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wanderinbug
March 26, 2019|
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Response from chettrostle | Reviewed this property |
Table service . A bit slow at busy times but well worth the wait.
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kelpez
March 13, 2019|
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Response from InsertYourNameHere | Reviewed this property |
I’d agree that the area could be a bit sketchy. But there are always people in line, and it seems safe right at the restaurant. If there is a line, it’s kind of a fun vibe. I wouldn’t walk there from the Quarter, but it’s... More
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