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2823 Jerusalem Ave, Bellmore, NY 11710
516 785 9263
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Sun 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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North Bellmore, New York
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 picky.

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Thank Yankeegirl147
New York City, New York
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255 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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 were gummy and the shrimp lacked seasoning. My friend's cajun pot pie with andouille sausage... More 

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Thank PattyLongIsland
Baldwin, New York
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34 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

Very poor Cajun food, bar atmosphere! Drink, don't eat!! Cold tasteless food! Prices much too high for what you get!

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Thank Davidoff123
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016

Are in the mood for good cajun food? Then don't go here! I would have happily given The Bayou a higher review but I could not in good conscience do that after they served my friend a burnt waffle. We went one night with a groupon, with high hopes that we had found another cajun restaurant to add to our... More 

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Thank Samantha R
Wantagh, New York
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

Great food, great fun. Everything I have ordered, and it is a bunch of different things, has been excellent.

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Thank puppywalker2015
New York
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Food, service, mediocre at best. I went last night as I had a groupon for this place and figured I would try it out (I went here 5 years ago and it was very good) Let's start with the Drinks- Hurricane was $11 and it barely had any liquor. It actually made my stomach ache after drinking this. I tried... More 

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Thank axion101
New York
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

Went there with a Groupon after hearing from my children who also went with a Groupon about 6 months earlier, that it was really good and food was plentiful. I went last week and my husband and I ordered the exact 2 dishes as my children and weren't impressed. I think it was half the size they had gotten,as they... More 

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Thank amb06
New York
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107 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Had been here years ago and remembered liking it so tried it again with a Groupon. What a disappointment! Food was mediocre at best. Terrible value. Overpriced entrees and drinks. You can get at least double the portion size for less money at Big Daddy's in Massapequa with much better quality and tastier food. If I didn't have a Groupon... More 

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105 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

I decided to go to them with my child and enjoy their crawfish. I was utmost satisfied because it was delicious, inexpensive, and easy to order. I am sorry to say that the decor of the restaurant was that of Mardi Gras. But, that's to the personal flavor. The chef was on point and that is all that matters

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Thank Eric M
New York Area
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81 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

Used a groupon which brought prices to a reasonable level with only Fair value. Entrees were $25-$30 served with a paper napkin and a plastic tablecloth and undrinkable water. Garlic mashed potato fried fritters were good but 5 for $7.50 was a poor value. The pulled pork pot pie was flavorful but pulled pork was nonexistent. It was burnt on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cajun & Creole
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2823 Jerusalem Ave, Bellmore, NY 11710
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Bellmore
  • Phone Number: 516 785 9263

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?