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Bayou Delight Restaurant

4038 Bayou Black Drive, Houma, LA
985-876-4879
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Ranked #25 of 160 restaurants in Houma
Most recent review
- Jun 1, 2014
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English first
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Right next to the swamp tour. Large portions, excellent southern cooking, and reasonable prices. Fast and freindly service.

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Houma, Louisiana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

They need restaurant rescue. Only thing good is the fried chicken. The place is too old and smells like fried food. No one wants to eat fried food everyday. It takes forever to get waited on. The only reason they stay busy is because there I'd no competition in the area.

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Chicago
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Unlike most reviewers, we found service to be slow and the food over-fried and dry. When asked for a vegetarian recommendation, the seemingly unhappy waitress replied to my teenage daughter that she should just look at the menu. Menu offerings seemed to be different types of fried seafood, but once we compared our choices, they all tasted quite similar, due... More

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Houma, Louisiana
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This is one of Houma's best kept secrets for sure. You have to order the fried chicken (you won't be disappointed)! It's crispy without being dry and is seasoned perfectly...the waitresses are very attentive and have that southern charm often missed. Overall, this is definitely a place to visit. You can even go around to the back of the restaurant... More

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Alabama
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We were fortunate to be able to enjoy the Sunday dinner here after taking the Annie Miller's Son's Swamp Tour. The restaurant has the best Sunday dinner around. The staff is so nice and friendly and the Swamp Tour boat docks on the bayou in back. The fried chicken, rice dressing and potato salad are weekly favorites. Try it -... More

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Sandusky
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116 reviews 116 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

After a disaster on Friday, knew Saturday would be the same so wanted to be away from town. The atmosphere is comfortable and inviting, food is so-so. Had the pick three which came with a salad and your choice of potato. Had grilled oysters, stuffed shrimp and the crawfish. Oysters were tender, tails were tender and the stuffed shrimp was... More

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toody703
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78 reviews 78 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This is the quintessential Cajun Resturant. The food is very good & reasonably priced, but if u r looking for a true Cajun experience u need to visit on a Friday or Saturday night. They have a live band on those nights & is when u will experience the most realistic sample of true Cajun life. Many locals attend on... More

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5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Fried chicken like your grandma use to make! Laid back environment.Very good prices..The rice dressing was really good also.

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Staunton VA
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

We pulled into this restaurant late, hungry, and coincident with a huge crowd of assisted living seniors who were obviously having one of their favorite outings. The two hostesses graciously allowed us to order ahead of these folks and the food came out plentiful and fast. The gumbo was extraordinary and everything was really tasty. An authentic Cajun country experience... More

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Houston, Texas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

A local (can be crowded) seafood restaurant. Most of the seafood items are fried. Service is OK. I heard the burgers were delicious!

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