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Saucy's BBQ

Certificate of Excellence
Garden District
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4200 Magazine St, Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2735
+1 504-301-2755
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best Carolina (pulled pork) PoBoy shop. Magazine street is crowded with eateries but this corner spot is not to be missed. Keeps me coming back every time I'm in town.

Thank MiamiDeco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

I must say when you think of new orleans food you don't think bbq, but I have found a hidden gem. As far as customer service and southern hospitality 5 stars all the way. With my job I only get 30 minutes for lunch, I call ahead and the waitress always has my food sitting at a table nice and... More 

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New Orleans
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

This establishment seem to be aware of only two seasonings - salt and pepper. Except for those two ingredients the ribs were without flavor. The sauce served with the ribs was underwhelming in its tastelessness. The slaw was noteworthy only in that it was the only thing with seasoning and I should add that I have never eaten an overwhelmingly... More 

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Commerce, Georgia
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

Looking for a change from seafood and stumbled onto this little joint on Magazine Street and we are so glad we did. The food was delicious, the atmosphere was welcoming, relaxing and quiet which is definitely hard to find. The pulled pork was very good as was the brisket. The smoked hamburger was one of the best and the homemade... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

Curious to try a Po boy (had no idea what it was) we stumbled upon what looked like a cafe where time had stood still since the 1950s. We ordered an alligator Po boy and another typically local poboy. Both absolutely delicious. Waitress oozed that southern hospitality that I heard so much about.

Thank ad0rna
Hemet, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

You will die unfulfilled if you pass up this gem! The brisket melts in your mouth, portions are big, help is friendly. If they served pie, I'd never leave.

Thank emilyqmcdonough
Hammond, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

My fiancé and I will drive an hour just to get a plate from here. they have the most tender ad delicious brisket, huge grilled chicken breasts, creamy gooey cheesy baked macaroni, different bbq sauces to choose from. and its BYOB!! it has a familiar feel and great service. I make sure to visit here once a month!

Thank NolaJAE L
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

We happened to be passing this little spot on Magazine Street. It was only a cook and waitress but they were perfect together. The burger was great and the grilled chicken salad was excellent. I dd not expect much from this little place at all but the food really was good and staff very friendly.

Thank summer2012
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

If you're in the area, this place is great!! I had the brisket (which was the BEST brisket ive ever had), and my girlfriend had the rib plate. For sides we tried the gouda Mac and spicy coleslaw. Both were good, I thought the slaw needed more flavor. The service was great, the staff was extremely friendly. Parking was a... More 

Thank LisaAnn1091
Cowley, Wyoming
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

We go to New Orleans at least once each year and no trip would be complete without a visit to Saucy's!!! We always have the big, gynormous "Family Meal" that includes a rack of ribs, a large brisket, 8 sides (the smoked beans are the best I have ever eaten!) a lb of smoked sausages (your choice from three). They... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $13
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4200 Magazine St, Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2735
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Garden District
  • Neighborhood: Garden District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-301-2755
BBQ Restaurant on Historic Magazine Street in Uptown New Orleans, set in a cozy atmosphere. We specialize in large tender dry rub St. Louis cut Ribs, juicy Pulled Pork & tender Brisket, as well as, Our Signature Brisket QUEsadillas & Cochon Bleu sandwich featuring pulled pork topped with crumbled blue cheese & melted pepper jack cheese served on a toasted sesame seed egg bun. Smoked Hot Boudin, Chaurice & Alligator Sausages. Smoked & Grilled Chicken Breast, Quesadillas, along with our Signature Baked Mac & Smoked Beans, Spicy Cole Slaw, Deviled Egg Potato Salad and Grilled Asparagus Sides. We offer Lunch Specials Monday - Friday. BYOB...We'll keep it cold for ya'. Outdoor seating too. Open for Lunch & Dinner Monday-Saturday & Sunday 11AM - 5PM. We also specialize in Catering for Business Meetings, Company Picnics & Family Reunions, and Special Events. *Now offering Delivery thru NOLA Food Delivery* Mon/5-8:30pm,Tue/5-8:30pm,Wed-Sat/Noon-8:30pm,Sun/Noon-6pm

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Staying in Garden District

Neighborhood Profile
Garden District
Head to the Garden District for the full-on New Orleans experience replete with quaintly clanking streetcars, proudly grandiose antebellum mansions, picture perfect avenues lined with live oaks loaded down with Spanish moss, and a wealth of beautiful churches and many more architectural marvels. Even a brief excursion here makes plain why it’s called the Garden District. So, when you visit be sure to give yourself ample time for admiration at a languidly slow pace befitting such gentile strand of riverside living and to allow you to maximize each opportunity to stop and smell the roses – and whichever other blooms you might come across. While taking it all in, you’d do well to dine at one of the city’s most beloved destinations for regional cuisine. Gourmands from far and wide (and right round the corner) swear the age-old Commander’s Palace is the best restaurant in town – and have been doing so since it opened back in 1880.