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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%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“roast beef” (35 reviews)
“sandwiches” (12 reviews)
“po boy” (59 reviews)
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119 Transcontinental Dr, Metairie, LA 70001-4471
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 14 August 2017

If you have a car, and want to find a real locals place - this is it ! You order and pick up at a counter and leave full and with money left over ! Two can have small roast beef po'boys, a little cup...More

Thank romans67
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We go there all the time. We have the Customer card u get punched every purchase. Jambalaya, Tortilla soup, Gumbo are all my Favs. Really enjoy Shrimp, Catfish, Roast Beef and Soft Shell Crab Poboys. Been going there since I was a Kid and now...More

Thank WhiteTigress11
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The points are delicious, as are the different soups. We like the onion rings, sweet potato fries and potato salad instead of French fries, and we always bring home some gumbo. The desserts are great, as well.

Thank SassySue612
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Great fried shrimp Po-boy.. plenty of shrimp ... did I mention plenty Shrimp...Daughter had the Roast beef which they are known for... it was a hard choice for me to get shrimp or beef.. either are Excellent

Thank donmc1950
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We had the shrimp po-boys. Staff was friendly. I would go back if I happened to be in the area but would not make a special trip. The shrimp were bland and needed more seasoning. The bread crust was chewy and lacked the crispy outside...More

Thank km5179
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Short stop is a must do staple for the average Joe working man on his lunch hour. I remember going here with my dad 20 years ago, and it hasn't changed. Great food, quick service and good prices.

Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Shrimp poboy. The bread was EXTREMELY hard to the point where I couldn't even eat half of my 9 inch....so we left hungry and disappointed

Thank Alexis D
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Okay - I'm not a native but I do eat a LOT of po-boys. My favorite by far is Short Stop. The staff is always super friendly, the line moves fast (there is always a line), the tables are comfortable and the food is awesome....More

Thank TravelGalBT
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Definitely THE place for a poboy. Watch them "dress" your sandwich and wrap it up in white butcher paper the old fashioned way. This is where the blue collar and white collar and grandma and the kiddies come for comfort food. My favorite is the...More

Thank Nolafan2164
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:30
08:00 - 19:30
08:00 - 19:30
08:00 - 19:30
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
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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