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Po'Boys Campus Cafe

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1944 W Pensacola St, Tallahassee, FL 32304-3225
+1 850-574-4144
11:00 - 02:00
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Sun 11:00 - 02:00
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Wed - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Alligator Point, Florida
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201 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

went early 11-12...not busy. Gin was great and very attentive... informed them we had a groupon NO PROBLEM.....no deals discounts can be used with a groupon though... had shrimp poboy,oyster poboy and the Signature sandwich along wth gator bites and jalapeno and onion straws... appetizers came quickly... 8 small gator bites with remoulade. They were tasty Not to tough, jalapenos... More 

Thank floridamama69
Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Went there with my daughter and granddaughters. The service was excellent and the food was very well done I had the King Crawdaddy Chowder which was very tasty but a little too much rice. Tha sandwiches were good, served with Cajun fries which weren't too spicy. Our waitress, Flo was efficient and attentive. I will return when I'm back in... More 

Thank Vince W
Tallahassee, Florida
2 reviews
Reviewed 31 July 2015

This was a most disappointing place to eat. My husband and I had a groupon with no expiration date for Po'Boys Café. The waitress said that was fine when we showed her. Then, after ordering and eating, she said that they could not accept the groupon - which was for Po'Boys café because the original Po'Boys had gone bankrupt and... More 

Thank Emily T
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43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2015

I eat everything and i like everything pretty much. But a recent visit to this restaurant was very very disappointing. The fried pickles we ordered also made me sick. There portion size was huge but the quality was poor. The Po dip was downright below average quality. The margaritas seemed to be missing tequila. Prices are cheap but i would... More 

Thank Puja U
Trebic, Czech Republic
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38 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2014

This is not a top-notch place, but a genuine pub the locals go to. From the outside it looks weird, but inside - a pub with an atmosphere can be found. Pitchers of beer, alligator bites and fried pickles. Both the gumbo and jambalaya were ok. For a tourist - a nice authentic getaway from touristic restaurants or fast food... More 

Thank Beersheva
Deltona, Florida
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275 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2014 via mobile

We came here on a Tuesday night and it was worth it. The restaurant is blocks away from the Florida State football stadium. Everyone at the table got the buffalo chicken po'boy because my brother recommended it and it was very good. Maybe a tad on the spicy side. I got the french fries seasoned and the were just ok.... More 

1 Thank Ricky J
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74 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2014 via mobile

Years ago Po Boys was delicious. It went down hill but since ownership changed we decided to try it out. The service was good, except we had to get silverware from a wait station. Management checked in on us. The chicken on the po boy was dry and lacked season, the peppers and onions made the bread soggy from grease.... More 

Thank reviews-r-4
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 February 2014

I'm not sure why this restaurant is so popular in Tallahassee. If you want to get your fried food fix then maybe you would enjoy it. However, the service is so slow (just like everyone else who reviewed said). It took us over an hour to get our food! Also, the bathroom is so gross, its worse than a port-o-potty.... More 

Thank Lauren C
Tallahassee, Florida
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2013

I love and hate this place all at the same time. I truly enjoy it during football games because there are enough tvs that there are usually plenty of different games on. The food at Po'Boys is very good. Everything I have ever tried I have liked. Their fried pickle appetizer is great, I love their po'boys, and their chicken... More 

Thank le0412
Boynton Beach, Florida
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68 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2012

I've spent many an afternoon at Po Boys enjoying one of Tallahassee's finest traditions. The food is pretty good, the location is amazing, and you can't get more of an authentic college ambiance. The problem with this place is that it has the worst, most god-awful service that I have ever experienced at a restaurant. Ask any employee on a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cajun & Creole, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1944 W Pensacola St, Tallahassee, FL 32304-3225
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Tallahassee
  • Phone Number: +1 850-574-4144

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?