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Johnny's Po-Boys

French Quarter
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511 Saint Louis St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2117
+1 504-524-8129
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sun 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Rogers, Arkansas
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great po-boys for lunch. A really large sandwich, my wife and I split one and it was plenty of food.

Thank Eric C
Simi Valley
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Not sure how old this super tiny establishment is, but it feels like it has been around for decades in the heart of the French Quarter. To me, they make the classic po boy, and believe me and others who have commented similarly, they offer just about every type of po boy under the sun. We ate here several times,... More 

Thank simiseeu
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The long line was a sign that this place might be good. It was. I had the shrimp Po'Boy and it was good. My friend had the seafood Gumbo and suggested I try it. So a couple of hours later I went back got the Gumbo and the soft-shelled crab Po'Boy and it was good. I went back the next... More 

Thank Siddeeqah H
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Amazing little place with HUGE portions and fantastic food. The service was wonderful and friendly. Definitely consider sharing because it is totally more than one person can eat, unless you have them wrap your leftovers.

Thank Rhonda S
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wait was really long, service was terrible, and food was okay.. was not very impressed with the setting or the staff what so ever.

Thank Abbie H
Perryville, Missouri
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Any kind of po boy you can think of. Breakfast even porkchops! Crawfish is the best!! The line was not so long on a Sunday but Friday and Saturday you will have to wait!

Thank Bizteach01
Los Angeles, California
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35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I always come here when I visit. This place has some of the best po-boys in the city. You must go. I alwyas get the roastbeef po-boys.

1 Thank Yadira C
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143 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for a Po-Boy in New Orleans (and who doesn't love those?) - this place should be on your list. There is nothing fancy here - plastic table cloths, order at the counter - but they have a list of every Po-Boy you could desire! Make sure to order the fries as well. Bonus, this place is... More 

1 Thank David W
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44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They do not give you a fork to eat the Po-Boy but YOU NEED IT!!!! The meat comes so much you need a fork.

Thank Nece R
Austin, Texas
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49 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had shrimp grits that were wonderfully cheesy and a melt in your mouth homemade biscuit. The prices were very resonable and the food was made to order.

Thank Katrina K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Seafood, Fast Food, Cajun & Creole
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 Saint Louis St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2117
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighborhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-524-8129

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in French Quarter

Neighborhood Profile
French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port of call for folks in search of a good time and a great story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the Quarter, brightly colored Victorian homes and businesses, famously done up with wrought-iron features, provide a distinct and immediately recognizable backdrop for all varieties of fun. At any given moment in this historic riverside setting, some of America’s finest meals are being cooked, most potent cocktails are being mixed, and most engaging music is being performed.
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