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J.R. Feb 6, 2010 05:26 AM

With the Saints in the Super Bowl and watching some pre games stuff from the French Quarter, it got me salivating for a good ole N.O. style Po Boys ala. Frankie and Johnny's, Acme, ect.. there anything remotely close in Dallas? I've tried, Dodies, Pappadeaux, S&D, Aw Shucks to no avail. Is there a place I've missed?

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  1. LewisvilleHounder RE: J.R. Feb 6, 2010 06:23 AM

    Big Easy in Plano and perhaps Bayou Market in Lewisville

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      CocoaNut RE: J.R. Feb 6, 2010 07:55 AM

      Have had the shrimp po-boy at Bayou Market - would not recommend. Lots of bread and lettuce, shrimp batter heavy and garlicy - would imagine the oysters would be the same. Not very true to roots. But they do sell Gambino's french loaves and other NOLA goods in their small market. Central Market has Texas oysters for .49 or .59/ea, so you could easily make your own......

      1. irodguy RE: J.R. Feb 6, 2010 09:11 AM

        Big easy in Plano

        1. shannydiva RE: J.R. Feb 6, 2010 09:47 AM

          I gotaa agree with the "Big Easy" in Plano-best Cajun/Creole food in the DFW area hands down. All of their Po-Boys are great-try the "Special" and the "Italian Special". We are actually getting catering there for our Super Bowl Party-GEAUX SAINTS :)

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            CocoaNut RE: shannydiva Feb 6, 2010 10:24 AM

            Who dat?

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              shannydiva RE: CocoaNut Feb 6, 2010 12:48 PM

              Dat The Saints !!!! GO SAINTS !!!!

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                CocoaNut RE: shannydiva Feb 6, 2010 03:13 PM

                Believe Dat!!!!! Woot!!

          2. Cascokat RE: J.R. Feb 6, 2010 01:57 PM

            Yep, have to agree with everybody else here. Big Easy in Plano. (I wonder if they realize how popular they are on this board?)

            GO SAINTS!
            :)

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              luniz RE: J.R. Feb 8, 2010 08:08 AM

              hey why not..

              Big Easy in Plano.

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                CocoaNut RE: J.R. Aug 19, 2010 01:14 PM

                Bayou Market now has seating with about 4 or 5 small tables.

                http://www.thebayoumarket.com/

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                  Dallassooner RE: CocoaNut Aug 20, 2010 08:26 AM

                  This is where we buy our crawfish to boil and their shrimp po boy is unreal. Kitchen is open you can stand there and watch them cook it fresh after you order it. highly recommended

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