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Guy's Po-Boys

5259 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-1851
+1 504-891-5025
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“poboy” (17 reviews)
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5259 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-1851
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We highly recommend this place. The food is delicious and portions are very generous. The chicken po boy with Canadian bacon was excellent! Prices are very reasonable and the place is immaculate. Servers very friendly. Be advised - cash only.

Thank karen b
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Guy's was great - good food, fast, and a neighborhood spot. I only wish they took credit cards and it wasn't cash only!

Thank andrewcarey14
Reviewed 13 July 2017

If you are looking for a great sandwich and takeout place I strongly recommend Verti Marte on Royal street. But, if you want the best PoBoy in New Orleans you need to travel out to Magazine street for Guy's Poboys. The bread is Leidenmeister of...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Been to more than a few po-boy places and this one takes the lead! The bread and mixture of spices makes for a fantastic party of flavor which is only made better by the welcoming customer service provided by the very friendly staff! Thanks Guy,...More

1  Thank Brodykeith
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

I live next door and probably eat Guys @ least 1x/week. Food is delicious and kitchen staff are genuine as it gets. Obviously famous for Po boys but it's the pralines that get me every time! Cash only spot but there is an ATM inside.

Thank w0302854
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

My family all met in New Orleans from different parts of the US and found this place through online search as driving through garden district. This place makes your heart hurt when you live out of state and can't eat here often. They give you...More

Thank Glenn F
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Guy's is a 5 table with superior food. Roast Beef or Shrimp po-boy or maybe a sausage and crawfish po-boy which was the special the day my family ate. Service was quick and the half or whole po-boy was generous portions. This is a very...More

Thank CES122
Reviewed 6 June 2017

There is nothing pretentious about Guy's. It is what it is. A poboy dive with a menu dedicated to the usual offerings. Even though it looks a bit fancier since the remodel after a car crashed through the front it still has that neighborhood charm....More

Thank IkoIkoIko
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is a go to place to get a great New Orleans Po-Boy. When craving a true New Orleans po-boy go to Guys!!

Thank LizzieB504
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I'm no expert on po-boys but this was a great, tasty sandwich. Guy's is a smaller shop, the owner in the middle orchestrating the sandwich making. We got there around 11:30, went right up to counter to order. Local bread, yummy, yummy food. With all...More

Thank HeidiAnneSnow
Uptown / Carrollton
Very much their own self sufficient unit within the
greater metro area, Uptown and Carrollton tone down
the urban edge with a friendly attitude and collegiate
feel. Home to Tulane and Loyola Universities, all the
students living in the area ensure that Uptown and
Carrollton stay youthful, cosmopolitan and vibrantly
fun. Two of the liveliest thoroughfares for nightlife
and socializing (and yes of course more of the city’s
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5259 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-1851
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Uptown / Carrollton
  • Neighbourhood: Uptown / Carrollton
  • Phone Number: +1 504-891-5025
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