Po Boy Jim
Po Boy Jim

Po Boy Jim

  • Dining Style: Home Style
  • Website: http://www.poboyjimdc.com/
  • Phone: 2026217071
  • Hours of Operation:
    Sunday - Friday: 11:00am - 10:00pm, Saturday: 11:00am - 12:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Creole / Cajun / Southern, Comfort Food
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wine

Getting there

  • Cross Street: 8th street
  • Public Transit: Union Station
  • Parking: Street Parking
  • Parking Details: Street Parking with meters
A word from Po Boy Jim
At PoBoy Jim, the ambiance is rustic and casual, yet our food, drinks, and service are of the highest quality! We ultimately pride ourselves on making great food and drinks, and offering superior service, in a welcoming and comfortable environment. Our restaurant offers the best Po Boy’s and Southern-style food in the District and our Po Boy’s are inspired by what surrounds us-- diversity! Therefore, we've managed to create deliciously unique Po Boy’s that range from traditional favorites to unexpected combinations that are sure to get your taste buds interested. Some of our traditional Po Boy’s include our Fried Catfish Po Boy and our Fried Oyster Po boy, we also offer Po Boys with a twist, such as our Rasta Vegan Po boy, and our Yardie Boy made from Jerk Chicken served with our home made tropical slaw. Come try the PoBoy Jim experience for yourself! We are sure that you'll be impressed!
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Po Boy Jim reviews from OpenTable diners
3 reviews since May 21, 2014
Overall Rating4.7
  • Food5
    Service4
  • Ambiance4.3
    Noise LevelModerate
100% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
great for lunch (2)neighborhood gem (2)kid-friendly (1)great for outdoor dining (1)good for groups (1)special occasion (1)Show More
  • Delicious food, slow service
    SaraVIP
    Dined on 8/15/2014
    The food was very delicious and for a really good value. The main issue is that they do not seem to have enough people working in the kitchen. They just couldn't get food out fast enough (we were seated right by the line so could see everything happening). We waited a long time for our meal, but they gave us some free drinks to compensate us and the servers were super attentive about it. We will definitely go back and hope they can improve the wait times. Great addition to the neighborhood.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • good easts
    FoodieVIP
    Dined on 8/15/2014
    I had lunch recently at Po Boy Jims and really enjoyed myself. Service at eh bar was on point. Catfish Po Boy was excellent. The flavors are mouth watering.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Loved this place
    dcJJVIP
    Dined on 8/12/2014
    I have been waiting for Po Boy Jims for a while now. They had the sign up during the construction phase so I have been waiting for them to open. They did not disappoint. Everyone at table (including a couple of picky teenagers) enjoyed their food. You have to get the wings! The service was prompt and extremely pleasant. We will definitely be back again. They also have some really cool artwork on the walls that is for sale.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, great for outdoor dining, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.