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Willie Mae's Scotch House


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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Sides: red beans, butter beans, french fries, potato salad, and salad
America's Best Fried Chicken
Pork Chop (Breaded or Fried)
Country Fried Pork Chop
Chicken Fried Pork Chop
Smothered Veal
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
America's Best Fried Chicken
three (3), pieces of chicken, served with your choice of a side (additional charge for white meat orders)
Pork Chop (breaded or fried)
one 6 oz pork chop served with your choice of a side
Country Fried Pork Chop
one 6 oz battered and fried pork chop served with your choice of a side
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
Smothered Veal
prime cut veal chop smothered to tenderness in a brown gravy and served with your choice of a side
Fried Catfish or Shrimp
catfish filets or Gulf shrimp fried to perfection and served with your choice of a side
Fried shrimp & Catfish Combo Platter
Gulf shrimp and catfish filet fried to perfection and served French fries & salad
Baked Chicken
2 pieces of delicious baked chicken (white or dark) served with your choice of a side
Fried or Grilled Chicken Tenders
3 chicken tenders fried or grilled to perfection and served with your choice of a side
Chicken Nuggets
10 fried Willie Mac's chicken nuggets served with your choice of a side
Dressings: Blue Cheese, French, Italian, Honey Mustard, Ranch, 1000 Islands, Vinegar & Oil, or Raspberry Vinaigrette
House Salad
romaine lettuce, spring mix, tomatoes cucumbers, sweet peppers, red onions, topped with cheese and croutons
Grilled Chicken Salad
Grilled chicken tenders, romaine lettuce, tomatoes and croutons
Fried Chicken Salad
Our fried chicken nuggets, romaine lettuce, tomatoes and croutons
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.
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We love fried chicken and given my grandmother was from the South...we had to give Willie Mae's fried chicken a try. It does not disappoint...moist and juicy on the inside with crunchy and flavorful crust. Just a little bit of a bite, but nothing anyone...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We read reviews warning of long waits at WIllie Mae's, but told ourselves maybe it wouldn't be that bad. It was. We waited in line to get in abpout 45 minutes to an hour (they evenhave an ice chest with water bottles outside for people...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Steven C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate lunch around 130, no waiting. Best chicken ever with sides that don’t disappoint. Parking is unusual due to the location so it’s basically find something nearby. Will be going back

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank mandelw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We lunches here at the recommendation of our Uber driver. The fried chicken and fried catfish were delicious as was the butter beans and sweet potatoes. Service was good, but a little slow. Overall, we enjoyed ourselves.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank trinks1104
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I had an early dinner here soon after flying in for our honeymoon. The reviews are well-deserved. We cleaned our plates and the server we had was friendly and efficient. I’d happily go back again.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank laurannmick
Reviewed 1 week ago

We scrambled to find a place near our hotel because some of out party were STARVING. The food was great and the service was amazing even though we walked in between rushes and sat the place get packed. Amazing.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rikard p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place will ruin you for any other fried chicken. It is the best ever and will leave you with a smile on your face that will return anytime you think or speak about it. The corn bread was also amazing. Bread pudding was meh....More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Jen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was out first stop upon arriving for the first time in NOLA and it didn't disappoint. We luck into a late lunch short line and with only 2 of us it wasn't really a wait. Service was ok, we had to wait for our...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SharieRice
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I saw this place on Food network channel about 5 yrs ago, and looked for it my 1st 2 visits and landed on it, this time...Out of the 10 of us, I'm the only one wanted to go, we ubered there in 2 vans and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank carla482015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went because of the hype... wasn’t worth it sadly. Waited out in the baking sun for an hour. When we did get in it took about 45 to get our food. The chicken was ok, but very salty and very oily. The mash potato and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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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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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
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.
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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