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Parkway Bakery & Tavern

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538 Hagan Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119-4911
+1 504-482-3047
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I usually get the shrimp (hey imma true NOLA girl) and yes, I enjoy it plenty... Go try it ... AND, they are quick. Remember, they are closed on Tuesdays...

Thank Natalya R
Marietta, Georgia
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This great bakery and tavern is off the beaten path, but is well worth the visit. Great hole-in-the-wall atmosphere with a great history. Staff is very friendly and the bar has an ol neighborhood charm.

Thank NolaNanni504
New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The BEST po boys in town. I frequent regularly and live right down the street. So for people visiting from out of town or coming for the first time- here is my advise: 1. Arrive 15 minutes before opening. This way you can sit at the bar or a bar table and get service from bartenders. If you don't, you... More 

Thank Pat F
Richmond, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We hiked all the way from the French Quarter to check this place out. You should know that it is located about 3 miles away, and the walk is anything but interesting. As you get closer to the destination you might start wondering how important the mission is to see just how good #8 on Tripadvior is. We did! I... More 

Thank AESRichmond
Ankeny, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When several local Uber drivers recommend this place when you ask what to try, then this place is a must. Sat down at a table near the bar but we did walk around the back and there is a ton of seating that you wouldn't think would be there. Our server/bartender was very- friendly and we came about an hour... More 

Thank ajchandra
Cedar Park, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are a surprising amount of vegetarian options for a traditional style restaurant. Nothing fancy, but it's nice that they had vegetarian customers in mind. I got a golden sweet potato poboy without the gravy that was quite tasty. Although it was made out of french fries, they did at least make an effort to kind of mash them together... More 

Thank darthgrim
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A MUST place to visit if you like po boys!! The place was recommended to my husband and I by a friend and it met all of our po boy expectations! I had the alligator sausage & my husband had the BBQ surf & turf , both were full of flavor and delicious. Chili cheese fries were okay, could be... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Without a doubt, the BEST Poboys I have eaten in The Big Easy. Kinda out of the way but is easy to get to. You know you are in a NOLA neighborhood restaurant as soon as you see the building. Do not expect fancy, just M-M Good.

1 Thank cakjane
New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Since 1911 this place has been here. I only started coming here 10 years ago. The line is long but it goes fast: don't let it send you away. Honesty, a roast beef and swiss from here is going to be nearly impossible to beat. It is my all time favorite place for it. Most prefer the Surf and Turf,... More 

Thank InflatableSumo
Huntsville, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Longtime (since 1911) neighborhood hangout with a patio known for classic-style po' boys. You can eat in the bar or restaurant portion. My wife had a shrimp and I had the classic roast beef po'boys, along with an order of fries. The food was great. Total was $26.50 including tax plus tip. Street parking and a free lot one building... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
American, Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 538 Hagan Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119-4911
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans
  • Phone Number: +1 504-482-3047
Parkway Bakery & Tavern is a New Orleans restaurant and family dining tradition located at the corner of Hagan and Toulouse overlooking Bayou St. John in Louisiana.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?