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Bayou Bay Seafood House

Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Cajun & Creole
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was impressed with their many options from traditional seafood, to crawfish,frog legs, and gator. They also offered the proteins fried,grilled or blackened. I chose the grilled shrimp. They were delicious! I saw another review on here saying the food wasn't seasoned, but I thought...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank MissBehavior81
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here about 6 weeks ago and like always, yum yum. I had the fried grouper sandwich and my daughter Had the shrimp po-boy. The grouper was golden brown, moist and tender and the po-boy had shrimp jumping ship no matter how you held...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Scott E
Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

Not a friendly, welcoming place. Table should have been cleaner. Food was ok, not great. The “steamed” broccoli was mostly stems and watery. The crab cakes were fine, but sitting alone in the middle of the plate. Hush puppies were extremely dark, but tasted ok....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank FrequentFlier8670
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

My family and I have ate at this place a couple of time and it just doesn’t compare to other cajón places that I have eaten at the fish Plate tasted as if it swam right out of the water on my plate ! It...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank puckettpadilla
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

Good food cooked fresh. Generous portions. Breaking heavy on fried food. Kids meals also very generous. Good French bread- hush puppies are average.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 712DanaC
Reviewed June 15, 2018

We have eaten at Bayou Bay many times over the years. Since I have moved, it had been some time since I had been there and the truth is, I forgot how really Terrific it is. Andy and Cindy are the owners and they are...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank dgorden
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I tried our local seafood joint to see what they were made of and it didn’t disappoint. Kay Lee & Kimberleigh took good care of us. We ordered several different things to see what we liked. The boudin balls with the remoulade...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Knoxville_Gatabout
Reviewed March 3, 2018

We lived in La. Gramercy to be exact same Parrish as the owner. When he opened how ever many years ago we visited many times over the years. When we were in the restaurant we felt like we were back home for that brief moment....More

Date of visit: May 2017
2  Thank Chuck R
Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

Our Red Hat Ladies ventured out to visit the Blue Bayou Restaurant for dinner on a rainy and cold Tuesday evening. We met in Oak Ridge and we did not realize the traffic through the Knoxville area would be so bad. The restaurant was located...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Rhonda H
Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

If you like New Orleans, you’ll feel right at home here. The dining area is filled with New Orleans decor. We had the shrimp po’boy. Delicious, plenty of shrimp cooked perfectly, served on French bread for a really large sandwich. Several side choices too. The...More

Date of visit: February 2018
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