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Blue's Bayou Cafe

899 Marchant Rd., Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1B5, Canada
+1 250-544-1194
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“jambalaya” (44 reviews)
“cornbread” (9 reviews)
“crab cakes” (10 reviews)
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Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
899 Marchant Rd., Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1B5, Canada
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Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

The outside looks a bit iffy..... But once you step inside the front door it is like stepping into the New Orleans culture, food was excellent

Thank topher6970
Reviewed May 18, 2016

Good food and a lovely location and view in a great little community. Worth the trip to Brentwood Bay.

Thank Colleen j
Reviewed May 8, 2016

Love the fried green tomatoes. I have to admit that although I try to order something else for a change I can't NOT have them. My friends give me a taste of their meals but I am reluctant to share mine!

Thank webbyj
Reviewed April 13, 2016

They have an interesting menu and the food usually comes up to expectations - with the odd disappointment...... However, the location and ambience are wonderful as this little restaurant is situated right on the water overlooking the bay and the distant Malahat mountains - lots...More

Thank PenelopeW
Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

Came here for some beers and appy's. Had great service and food. Lovely views sitting out on over water patio. Make sure to use the washroom and check out the interior, lots of interesting stuff posted on the walls!

Thank jpetrisor
Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

Always a treat, great food, cool atmosphere and spectacular location adds up to a wonderful experience.

1  Thank Robert T
Reviewed February 19, 2016

If you like jambalaya, this is the place to go. The atmosphere is very New Orleans and just a fun place for dinner. The view is superb, the food tasty and the service is fabulous! A bit off the beaten track but so much fun,...More

Thank J T
Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

After years of visiting Brentwood Bay, and seeing this place, I was finally talked into stopping by by my seven year old. Boy, am I glad we did! Funky, small, wicked good. In the words of my son: "what's with this crazy-good sauce?!?" We shared...More

Thank Donna H
Reviewed December 13, 2015

This restaurant is a definite favourite. The menu is small but everything is great. The restaurant sits on pilings over scenic Brentwood Bay and nothing beats that on a sunny evening. The service is professional and I cannot think of anything negative to say about...More

Thank Dendroctonus
Reviewed November 6, 2015

Lovely waterfront view, funky little place, great food. We were thrilled to find cajun food locally.

Thank Carly B
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July 16, 2016|
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Response from Gina G | Reviewed this property |
There was plenty of selection on the menu. I believe you could view their menu online.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Scenic view, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 899 Marchant Rd., Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1B5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Central Saanich
  • Phone Number: +1 250-544-1194
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