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Willie Mae's Scotch House

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2401 Saint Ann St, New Orleans, LA 70119-3405
+1 504-822-9503
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“butter beans” (179 reviews)
“chicken” (722 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (156 reviews)
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2401 Saint Ann St, New Orleans, LA 70119-3405
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I took an Uber from downtown New Orleans to visit Willie Mae’s. We were expecting a line out the door and to our surprise, we were able to be seated right away. We ordered a house salad, chicken tenders with Mac and...More

Thank Maudlin32
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ordered the dark meat chicken plate with sweet potato fries and was in complete heaven! The batter is the perfect thickness and is crunchy with a bit of spice. The meat falls off the bone and melts in your mouth. Get there early because a...More

Thank bnroop
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place has been on my list for years. Did not disappoint. WOW ! Chicken was perfectly cooked, piping hot and the service was friendly ,quick and with a smile. If ever in New Orleans you gotta go!

Thank Cowgirlsdream
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Delicious meal! We had the 3 piece chicken with sweet potato fries and was absolutely delicious - chicken was juicy and delicious, batter was salty, crispy with a mild spice - beautiful! The service was attentive, quick and friendly! It’s an easy flat 30min walk...More

Thank Lejla8
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went to Willie Maes off of a recommendation. We Uber’d there, no problem. There was no wait but if there had been it would have been worth it. The chicken was cooked to perfection. Juicy with a tiny hint of spice. So good! Would...More

Thank Katrina K
Reviewed 6 days ago

Go early for dinner, 4:30- 5 PM. Old time Fried chicken with a little New Orleans attitude. The Chicken is great, but the sides make the meal, Fried Okra, Sweet Peas, Mac N Cheese is baked style, not from a box. Peach Tea is not...More

Thank Cassandra S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fried chicken is hands down the best in Nola. All the sides are amazing ...service is fast and friendly...there's always a line but it moves quickly. Its a hike from the quarter so uber or lyft is your best option.

Thank FisherRich
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived 15 minutes before opening and had to get in line! They opened promptly at 10 and we were seated. Very basic and sparce interior. The fried chicken plate comes "all white" or "all dark." No mixing. I added corn bread. PERFECTLY COOKED CHICKEN...More

Thank GuyA473
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We heard about this restaurant from our Uber driver upon arriving in NOLA and made a point to have a meal there during our trip. It did not disappoint...never have I eaten such perfect fried chicken and bread pudding! The service was wonderful and I...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is awesome. It had been a few years since I was here and I could not wait to go back. There was a longer line this time, but they have a tablet to takes names and text your your wait time eta and...More

Thank DisneyCA2012
That sound? That flavor? That certain je ne sais quoi
that lets you known you’re in “Nawlins” and nowhere
else? It’s all good and in broad abundance on the
streets of Tremé, where so much of what’s considered
to be the very best of New Orleans culture and
tradition is, put simply, just how people go about
their daily lives in this historic part of town. As
one of America’s oldest African-American neighborhoods
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Tanya W
November 20, 2017|
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Response from Reggie J | Reviewed this property |
What everyone else else is saying..... Give them a call.
Dorothy R
May 23, 2017|
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Response from Sherry M | Reviewed this property |
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April 6, 2017|
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Response from suesteve252 | Reviewed this property |
There was no line when we ate there but, it would have been worth the wait.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2401 Saint Ann St, New Orleans, LA 70119-3405
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Treme
  • Neighborhood: Treme
  • Phone Number: +1 504-822-9503
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