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Short Stop Po-Boys

119 Transcontinental Dr, Metairie, LA 70001-4471
+1 504-885-4572
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“roast beef” (39 reviews)
“po boy” (38 reviews)
“french bread” (10 reviews)
8:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
119 Transcontinental Dr, Metairie, LA 70001-4471
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 2 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 2 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 29 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
Reviewed 13 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 2 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
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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
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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