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Johnny's Po-Boys

511 Saint Louis St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2117
+1 504-524-8129
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“po boy” (934 reviews)
“sandwich” (327 reviews)
“poboy” (169 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Fast food, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly
511 Saint Louis St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2117
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a must to eat at Johnny's. If you want a po boy that is not just adequate but is quite possibly the best po boy you have ever had in your entire life... this... and for around $8 I had a half a...More

Thank Tessa B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Right off of Jackson square this little hole in the wall is a must try. It stays packed and there's barely any tables but it's totally worth the wait. There is also a room in the back of the building where you can eat that...More

Thank Saydee09
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Last week, when visiting New Orleans, we asked the concierge to recommend a local restaurant for lunch. We told her we were looking for a sandwich type place and she said her absolute favorite was Johny's Po-Boy. She said you can get a half or...More

Thank Robin T
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Get ya Po Boy Here, Very good and friendly service, quality food and for N'orleans inexpensive. We enjoyed ourselves.

Thank Jerry W
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

very simple sandwiches, overpriced and overrated. not again. and not worth the price and hype. had shrimp combo poboy

Thank PegReis
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant gives you your money's worth! I ordered a muffaletta and had I known I would have only ordered half. The bread was wonderful and it was packed with me they don't skimp on anything. If you are dining on a budget this is...More

1  Thank 101adnas
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Came here for shrimp po-boy, very good and back next morning for a delicious breakfast. There is seating in tn e back of restaurant if u can not find table in front. If I was a local this would a favorite, just very disappointed we...More

Thank Georgette C
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We were lucky to get a table since there was 6 of us and it's not that big of a place. The sandwiches were pretty big and the prices were average for the area. I ordered the muffaletta which at first bite wasn't bad but...More

Thank patjay00
Reviewed 10 September 2017

My wife was here back in the 70s with her Dad and she wanted to go back to enjoy the world class po boys. After doing some google searches we found the place and it was all she said it was. I had an oyster...More

Thank wrigleyrick
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Went to Johnny's on 9/2/2017 for lunch. The place was packed and had to wait in line for 10 minutes to order , but well worth the wait. The alligator Po Boy was excellent! Please note that if you get your sandwich fully "dressed" (lettuce,...More

Thank zoltan243
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Rochelle G
12 March 2017|
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Response from Rochelle G |
Ugg. They need to get rid of the styrofoam in their restaurant. Not environmentally friendly. 😟
6 December 2016|
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Response from cjcksn302 | Reviewed this property |
I've only known it as Johnny's PO Boys.
Jennifer K
3 March 2016|
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Response from Sydneycruiser | Reviewed this property |
Never seen any discounts, yes there is always a line out the door, but worth the wait
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
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
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-524-8129
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