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Short Stop Po-Boys

119 Transcontinental Dr, Metairie, LA 70001-4471
+1 504-885-4572
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“roast beef” (40 reviews)
“po boy” (40 reviews)
“french bread” (10 reviews)
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American, Fast food
119 Transcontinental Dr, Metairie, LA 70001-4471
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited for po-boys based upon reviews. Upon walking in we had to “assume” that you go to counter to order as there are no signs. Based upon the line waiting down through middle of tables, we got in line. After waiting...More

Thank David_2013834
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Traditional New Orleans Po-boys. Convenient, line service. Reasonably priced with good service. Adequate parking Great for take out.

Thank Echier1
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Stopped at a retail outlet for a last chance at getting a souvenir, I told the clerk I wanted to stop somewhere for a sandwich and she sent me to the Short Stop. Nice size place that seems available for workers in the area or...More

Thank Sunshine M
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

What a find! Small place within a neighborhood... I got a small hot roast beef poboy on French bread, "dressed" and is bigger than most "smalls", with a bowl of chicken & andouille gumbo and a 16oz local draft for $12! Everything was good! I'll...More

Thank wmld3
Reviewed 3 November 2017

This is one of my neighborhood restaurants, but they have a strong following from around the metropolitan New Orleans area, as well as from visitors, being that it's a block off of Airline Highway (U.S. 61). Their poor boys are quite the quintessential example of...More

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 26 October 2017

These may not be the absolute best poboys in town but they are darn good and a great value. I picked up several 14"-ers on the way home the other night to share with the family. All (meatball, roast beef, ham & swiss) were great,...More

Thank Xenon M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Local favorite. Lots of menu options - all reasonably priced. Roast beef on French w cheese is a consistent winner. I get a po boy, chips and drink for same price as Subway. Gets busy around lunch, but never chaotic.

Thank jgEats
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

I grew up a couple of streets away, used to ride my bike over to pick up poboys for dinner. Real poboys with the crusty bread. Every time I come to Metairie I try to stop by and pick up a roast beef and some...More

Thank R1607KDmarys
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Running late. Didn't want to cook dinner. What a great idea to stop by and get our roast beef poboys fix. Delicious as ever.

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 15 September 2017

I love that this establishment uses real poboy bread. the prices a reasonable the service is quick if you are on lunch break this is important because you don't spend your whole lunch break waiting on food and the have to rush to eat your...More

Thank angelinalafrance
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Transcontinental Dr, Metairie, LA 70001-4471
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-885-4572
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