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2823 Jerusalem Ave, Bellmore, NY 11710-1833
+1 516-785-9263
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible14%
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American, Steakhouse, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
2823 Jerusalem Ave, Bellmore, NY 11710-1833
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Reviewed April 30, 2017

the bayou has always been one of our favorite places to try new dishes with the hot and spicy range testing our tastebud limits. the staff is always friendly & the cosy feel is always great for a first date or anniversary celebration.

Thank tourguidemomof3
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

SO glad we decided to pop in for another try after quite a few years. Bayou did not disappoint. While the pricing was a bit higher than expected, the food was better than expected. We started with the gumbo - incredible with just the right...More

Thank Ladylore
Reviewed December 28, 2016

We bought a Groupon to try The Bayou. We were pleasantly surprised! Great atmosphere and music! We all ordered something different. The Blackened Voodoo Catfish was very tasty and had a real kick! My husband had the Jambalaya which was really good, my son had...More

Thank Jeanne L
Reviewed December 7, 2016

After much debate, my husband bought another groupon for the Bayou. I was extremely hesitant to go back after our previous experience there, but he convinced me that since we had purchased the groupon for 50% off the already good deal, that we didn't have...More

Thank Samantha R
Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

If your looking for some Southern Cajun food this small restaurant is the place. They serve all your favorite New Orleans entrees and great hurricanes.

Thank lollygal
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Very authentic and spicy Cajun food. Great selection of beers to wash down the blackened voodoo catfish. Appropriate music adds to the ambience. Fun place!

Thank jamesbro49
Reviewed August 2, 2016

Great atmosphere great drinks great food but the portions are very small but worth every bite the atmosphere is festive and transports you to the Bayou good time good food close by Town <3

Thank maryellenwasik5
Reviewed July 31, 2016

The Bayou restaurant used to be a great cajun restaurant under the original owners. The website touted a new chef over the previous succession of chefs after the original chef left. Each has gotten worse and worse. The current chef makes a reasonable roux but...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed June 23, 2016

Great atmosphere, Awesome food and drinks, great service,we love the Bayou! We have gone on a date night or with the kids it always great. The desserts? Oh My God Amazing! My kids are adventurous eaters not sure how it would be if they were...More

Thank Yankeegirl147
Reviewed May 9, 2016

I've eaten at the Bayou many times and have had good experiences most always. Their gumbo is consistently delicious, rich and satisfying with layers of flavors and just enough heat. My latest meal of shrimp and grits was not the best I've had. The grits...More

Thank PattyLongIsland
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
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Bar scene
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2823 Jerusalem Ave, Bellmore, NY 11710-1833
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Bellmore
  • Phone Number: +1 516-785-9263
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