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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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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“butter beans” (175 reviews)
“chicken” (725 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (158 reviews)
2401 Saint Ann St, New Orleans, LA 70119-3405
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A local joint a bit off the beaten path but totally worth it. Every morsel was delicious. Perfectly battered and fried, excellent sides, and good desserts. This should be on your list anytime you have the pleasure of visiting NOLA!

Thank Rehcleb
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We ubered our way to Willie Mae’s for lunch. Yes there was a line. It rained for little bit. It was hot and muggy and they were offering free water outside while we waited. We waited for about an hour. It’s a small restaurant. Was...More

Thank lovely622
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our first time visiting this little gem was in March of 2012. We saw it on the travel channel must visit restaurant, and all I can say is it’s a MUST VISIT during your time in NOLA. There will be a wait so recommend you...More

Thank Denise B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Yes it’s worth all of the hype and worth the wait. Fried chicken is delicious & the green beans are delightful! Small location, quaint & very southern. Prices not bad moderately priced / oh and the Mac & Cheese was amazing! Call ahead of time...More

Thank tml8882
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to a lot of soul food restaurants and this one was over-priced and over-rated. Three pieces of chicken and one side. No bread. No second side. $15.00??? Please. Then, $2.50 for lemonade which was fresh and good. But we were seated at the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was 7 of us in my party. We had to wait 2hrs to get in and get our food. The wait to get inside alone was at least 1hr. One man passed out in line cause it was so hot. When we finally got...More

Thank stacey259259
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Chicken was the best I've ever had. I'm so glad we decide to visit this place! Very friendly staff

Thank clizanoa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Run, do not walk, to Willie Mae's to have their wet batter, spicy fried chicken! There's nothing like it. Now they've extended their hours into the evenings, which makes it easier for the rest of us to go! So, so, so good.

Thank mamahahn98
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a bucket list type of thing that lives up to the hype. Best Chicken I have ever had and I am from the south. Very friendly staff.

Thank I7424TBscottp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A friend invited me on a NOLA food trip with her and I’m so glad I did. The line wasn’t too terrible and it was hot but it was soooooo worth the wait. I had the fried chicken, white, with macaroni and cheese. I also...More

Thank Sirvirther C
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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August 13, 2018|
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Response from tml8882 | Reviewed this property |
Yes - 3 piece & you don’t get to choose dark or white.
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
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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