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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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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“sandwich” (332 reviews)
“bread” (295 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Fast food, Cajun & Creole
511 Saint Louis St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2117
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Johnny's Po Boy is on a side street in the French Quarter. If you are not a local, it is very easy to pass it by. It is far from fancy but the food rivals many famous restaurants in the Quarter. I ordered the Judge...More

Thank Greg S
Reviewed 5 days ago

all I can say is " Delishes " there is usually a line going out the door but it is well worth the wait...

Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped in for a po-boy before boarding the cruise ship. Got a surf and turf and it was amazing! Didn't think roast beef would be any different than I could make at home but boy was I wrong...best roast beef I've ever had! And the...More

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place had amazing reviews so I figured I’d try it out. I have never been more disappointed with food in my life. The bread was very stale and the fried chicken was dry. For what I paid for my friends and myself to eat...More

1  Thank mochalatte251
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a tasty sample type plate but was disappointed with portion size. Next time maybe I will try a "Poboy" which they are famous for. Very busy place so be patient to get your order.

Thank DMBT195
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been going to Johnny's for years. Have gone to others, but Johnny's still favorite for po- boy sandwiches. Roast beef is my favorite.....prepare to get messy! :-) They do have daily lunch specials. Small seating area, but feel free to share a table, you...More

Thank gatorsharon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing po boys. Had the fried chicken po boy and it was amazing. Shared 1 between 2 people with no sides - plenty food! Well worth a visit.

Thank Mel T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good and fast food, worth standing in line for a while... Simple restaurant but great food. We were eight persons who all enjoyed different food. Perfect lunch!

Thank tomasfamily
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently enjoyed an excellent Ham and Cheese Po Boy at Johnny’s. I went back a second time with friends and we had the house muffuletta sandwich which was outstanding I DO NOT recommend the French Fries as they are not Fresh cut and extremely...More

Thank ddmullis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of our favorite places to have a poboy in the French Quarter. They are known for so many delicious poboys but one of our favorites is their hamburger - I know, it sounds unusual, but you won’t be disappointed- it is a must try....More

Thank NolaNanni504
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
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Questions & Answers
31 October 2017|
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Response from Jackie K | Reviewed this property |
I don't know for sure. i don't think so, but I know you could add the gravies/drippings if you wanted.
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.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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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