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216 Metairie Hammond Hwy, Metairie, LA 70005-1309
+1 504-831-1248
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I eat dinner there usually every Sunday evening. Their roast beef po-boys are authentic and very good. Pizzas are wonderful. Will remind you of a traditional New Orleans neighborhood restaurant. People from all over dine there. Their bread is over the top.

Thank Steven K
Saint Joseph, Missouri
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397 reviews
250 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Some local's told us that this is the place where the locals all eat. That's a good recommendation in my book! Stopped in here for lunch. Do not let the outside appearance turn you away. It looks old and run down a bit, but hey, this is a very longstanding restaurant with a great reputation! There is some parking in... More 

Thank Ge0rgetravels
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for so many reasons. Seafood is fresh and fantastic! Boiled and fried shrimp really good! As a bit of non sequitur the pizza is also really good. My wife and I will split a shrimp plate and a small pizza to get the best of both worlds. Great homemade onion rings, cheese fries with gravy and the Italian... More 

Thank Mark G
New Orleans, United States
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75 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This venerable establishment has served generations of New Orleans diners fresh seafood and beer they so richly yearn and enjoy. This establishment is considered a legend. Don't under any circumstances overlook it. Yes, it's noisy and the tables are close together, but it's uniquely reflective of old-time New Orleans neighborhood restaurant charm. The food is extremely fresh and prepared just... More 

Thank Randall S
New Orleans, Louisiana
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51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At dinner hour, this place is packed with the locals, so go during off hours. All the food is great. Best gumbo in town. Also great R&O special po-boy (roast beef & Ham combo).

Thank Cyn S
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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74 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Dined here with friends and shared food. Everything was really good. The fried shrimp and oysters were perfectly prepared: tender with a delicate batter. Great pre-dressed salad, melt-in-your-mouth roast beef and I highly recommend the crawfish pie. Definitely worth a visit!

Thank Terry C
Covington, Louisiana
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Traditional neighborhood restaurant, that's been a staple in Bucktown for decades. Their sandwiches are fresh and hot. Great Po-Boys. Great Pizza. Great place to watch it game.

Thank nancadd
Pepperell, Massachusetts
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71 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Great roast beef po boy sandwiches and gumbo, good fried seafood of all types and amazingly delicious desserts for a small restaurant.

Thank Sherry M
Lenexa, Kansas
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

They did a great job accommodating 11 of us with zero notice. The fried crab claws were delicious! I also ordered the Stuffed Artichoke and Gumbo. My cousin and I both sent back the Artichoke. It wasn't that good but the fried crab claws I got as a replacement made up for it. The gumbo was really good as well!... More 

Thank Kim D
San Sebastian
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176 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Great casual lunch. Started w stuffed artichoke then gumbo then shrimp poboy. All excellent. Others in my party had fried oysters, salad, boiled shrimp. Everyone very pleased. Will return soon.

Thank David S

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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
Italian, American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Metairie Hammond Hwy, Metairie, LA 70005-1309
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-831-1248

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