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Service was great, love the employees behind the scene.
Sandra Hollis via google.com - Jun 1, 2020
Bsst poboy youll ever have!!
Courtney Dunn via google.com - Jun 1, 2020
Definitely worth trying, especially on a Friday when they have their seafood gumbo! Poboys were amazing! Friendly service! If ever back in the area will most likely go again ... read more
Heather Richardson via google.com - May 30, 2020
This place has always had some of the best poboys around.
Phillip Geraci via google.com - May 30, 2020
Nice and hot roast beef loved it ... read more
Samantha Smith via google.com - May 28, 2020
Always great food ... read more
donna kelley via google.com - May 27, 2020
Excellent Poboys ... read more
Lawrence Mirgaux via google.com - May 21, 2020
The soft shell crab and the fried oyster or too salty ... read more
Clifton h Lore via google.com - May 14, 2020
The best roast beef po boys I have ever tasted !!!
reba tullier via google.com - May 5, 2020
Never had a bad po boy or anything there until last Friday. Mushy bread, terrible onion rings. I am chalking it up to the pandemic going on and will give them another chance after this is over. That's why I am giving them 3 stars. They were 5 before this.
Aaron Savoie via google.com - May 4, 2020
Soft Shell Crab Poboy was delicious!
Soft Shell Crab Poboy was delicious!
David R Pacetti via facebook.com - May 2, 2020
This might be an unpopular opinion but I have eaten at shortstop for years since I was a little kid. Excellent food but when they get busy the just hang the phone up on you. And for some reason they dont have call waiting or atleast they dont have multiple lines. You will get continuously hung up on over and over until you just go so ... read more
Murdaklez via google.com - Apr 23, 2020
They have the best roast beef in town. Hands down.
Maria Thomas via google.com - Apr 12, 2020
If you're reading this post-COVID ...
If you're reading this post-COVID, then please ignore the first paragraph of this review.

At the time I am writing this, Short Stop is doing take aways only via phone - their online service is also down. If you want your food fast, I advise avoiding lunch hours. You can only pick up by car, and the line is at least ten cars a
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Carl K. via yelp.com - Apr 8, 2020
got poboys for the fam today...we ordered roast beef and Shrimp through their website and they were
got poboys for the fam today...we ordered roast beef and Shrimp through their website and they were ready when I got there...Delicious! this place never disappoints!!!
Lucia Cabezon via facebook.com - Mar 31, 2020
First time, ordered over the phone ...
First time, ordered over the phone early in the morning. Ordered the roast beef poboy. Haven't had a poboy ever since I moved to New Orleans 4 years ago. It was juicy and flavorful. Will be back ... read more
Thanh N. via yelp.com - Mar 28, 2020
Been here for years....and there is a reason why. One of the best roast beef poboys around. Get a lot of napkins. Good old style NOLA poboy shop.
Tim Kilbride via google.com - Mar 23, 2020
Try the roast beef PO boy there. It's delicious and just sloppy Enough. You can also get a good gumbo.
Mo Kuehne via google.com - Mar 19, 2020
Always great ... read more
Don Alexander via google.com - Mar 17, 2020
Best po boy in town, no questions asked ... read more
Futral via google.com - Mar 17, 2020
Nothing more can really be said about this place that hasn’t already been said. • great bread • friendly crew • pretty quick service • enough space to dine in • haven’t tried a bad poboy yet!
Jeremiah Morales via google.com - Mar 15, 2020
Always one of my favorite stops ...
Always one of my favorite stops while visiting the New Orleans area.  Often I'll pick up a couple poboys before my flight to bring home.  

Bread is perfect, staff super friendly, quick (even with long lines), put it all together and you have a great poboy experience.
Jeremiah M. via yelp.com - Mar 15, 2020
Clean friendly atmosphere and old style New Orleans po-boys....
Kevin Carroll via google.com - Mar 13, 2020
Awesome roast beef poboys
Awesome roast beef poboys ... read more
Brandon Sadowsky via facebook.com - Mar 10, 2020
Great poor boys ... read more
Ashley Barahona via google.com - Mar 10, 2020
Tasty. Stuffed poboys. Reasonable prices.
Terrence Butler,Sr. via google.com - Mar 9, 2020
the jambalaya they best, thank you ... read more
Maria Smith via google.com - Mar 8, 2020
This is the place that all New ...
This is the place that all New Orleans roast beef PoBoys should be judged by. I've been eating here for over 40 years so their time in business is no accident.
Dan D. via yelp.com - Mar 7, 2020
Best bang for your buck!!!!!
Andree TwoDat via google.com - Mar 6, 2020
It was off the chain ... read more
Bonnie Gilchrist via google.com - Mar 6, 2020
Service was good for what it was. It was really busy at 630pm. The shrimp poboy should have more shrimp. It was lumped on the one side of the sandwich. The sausage and chicken gumbo was 95% sausage. The flavor was not good as far as gumbo goes. The potato salad was good. The new zapps flavor of chips "evil eye" is so bad! I wish I ha ... read more
Jak Hghar via google.com - Mar 6, 2020
Seafood gumbo pretty good at a fair price!
Dawn Meteye via google.com - Mar 6, 2020
What's not love? ... read more
Chey luddeke via google.com - Mar 3, 2020
Love the roast beef poorboys ... read more
Joe Trevino via google.com - Feb 29, 2020
Best poboys in Nola. Great friendly service.
Best poboys in Nola. Great friendly service.
Richard Kertz via facebook.com - Feb 29, 2020
Good when you're in a hurry can't cook.
Walter Shickel via google.com - Feb 28, 2020
Right of the plane the family always wants to go to (Short Stop) First. The Catfish, Shrimp, Crawfi
Right of the plane the family always wants to go to (Short Stop) First. The Catfish, Shrimp, Crawfish, and Seafood Gumbo is my families favorite meals. The customer service is outstanding and friendly and just overall a great place to have Brunch or lunch and/or dinner. I highly recommend this place as I’ve been going to short stop s ... read more
James Higgins via facebook.com - Feb 27, 2020
Loved the food.
Charles Maggio via google.com - Feb 26, 2020
Great poboys ... read more
Rod Height via google.com - Feb 26, 2020
Best po boy sammich in the Crescent City.
Best po boy sammich in the Crescent City.
Jim Hasley via facebook.com - Feb 24, 2020
Poboys are always made correctly and items in the poboys are always full & usually overflowing. The quality of all their food is great!
Leroy Lind via google.com - Feb 24, 2020
Food is good. Service is quick. They are able to handle a long line efficiently.
Dianne via google.com - Feb 23, 2020
Food is good. Service is quick. They are able to handle a long line efficiently.
Dianne Puig via google.com - Feb 23, 2020
Historical joint - their shredded roast beef poboy is definitely a classic. Then throw in their cheese burger on French... it's an original.
Rocco via google.com - Feb 22, 2020
Best in Metairie.
candice mcmichael via google.com - Feb 22, 2020
Just had shrimp poboy. They were fantastic. Very quick service.
Just had shrimp poboy. They were fantastic. Very quick service.
Robbie Fuller via facebook.com - Feb 21, 2020
Awesome ... read more
Dawn Ross Chandler via google.com - Feb 21, 2020
Good price better food ... read more
Mike Slawson via google.com - Feb 18, 2020
Great love there gombo .
Neal Gautreaux via google.com - Feb 18, 2020
Loved it. Always good!😎 ... read more
Pat Robert via google.com - Feb 18, 2020
Average po-boy ... read more
Lance Vigne via google.com - Feb 18, 2020
Always good. Roast beef is good here.
David Jiles via google.com - Feb 17, 2020
I enjoyed getting poboys here growing up. Now that I live out of state, this is a must go to place anytime I'm back home. Anytime I'm asked for food recommendations by friends heading to New Orleans this is one of the top places I send them to. It is the definition of hole-in-the-wall, mom-and-pop. If you want a place to get a ge ... read more
Christopher Duensing via google.com - Feb 17, 2020
Good po boy sandwiches,fast service ... read more
Robert Riggins via google.com - Feb 15, 2020
Good service, alot of sandwich for the price. Good food.
Dean Hery via google.com - Feb 15, 2020
Great food and fast, friendly service.
Trey Arnold via google.com - Feb 15, 2020
Excellent food as always even if you have to pay extra for tomatoes. Worth the 2.5 hour drive for us to visit them.
Clarence Yeager via google.com - Feb 14, 2020
I have been to shortstop twice in the last week. Although my sandwich yesterday was delicious and hit the spot, I have got to tell you why I really love short stop. On Saturday, I hosted a parade party at my apartment. I was able to get a half gallon roast beef and it perfectly filled up my medium-size crock pot. With some slider bun ... read more
Alberto Oliver, PFLAG VP, Newsletter Editor via google.com - Feb 14, 2020
OMGOODNESS I CAN'T WAIT TO GO BACK! As busy as they were, the woman taking our order was so kind and gave us a warm smile! The food..... Omgoodness that po boy blessed my family and I! The taste was AMAZING! The wait for food wasn't terrible but it was hard to get a table! WE WILL DEFINITELY RETURN!
Ronisha Kelly-Johnson via google.com - Feb 12, 2020
The Roast Beef PoBoy was Delicious.They Pile on the Meat and on French Bread its Sooo o Good Dressed.
Sharon Chimento via google.com - Feb 12, 2020
Got a shrimp and a roast beef poboy because both are legendary and I couldn't make up my mind. Keep up the great food and legacy Jerry.
Jeffrey Jennings via google.com - Feb 11, 2020
Great poboys ... read more
Frank via google.com - Feb 11, 2020
Good food at a fair price.
Joseph Chauffe via google.com - Feb 10, 2020
Okay...here is a great one! It's a little tucked away for the locals. Lol. The sandwiches there are made to order, overstuffed and on great French bread. Always have a line but move fast and efficient. They have been there for years and know how to make great sandwiches! If you want real Poboys, you have to try it. Don't forget your ... read more
Cydney Nodier via google.com - Feb 8, 2020
I love this place for so many reasons. The fresh bought french bread each morning. The roastbeef is amazing! All the sandwiches have stayed consistant thru the years. Customer serevice was good. And the man who started to this shop is an incredible person, and my Pawpaw💕 ... read more
Rebecca Baxley via google.com - Feb 8, 2020
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