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Bayou Bakery and Cafe

201 W Austin St, Jefferson, TX 75657-2203
+1 903-665-2253
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (17 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
201 W Austin St, Jefferson, TX 75657-2203
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Turns out a good breakfast is hard to find in Jefferson if you're not staying at a bed & breakfast. This restaurant was seriously marginal. Only had regular black coffee (no mocha) and I didn't see and wasn't offered a single bakery item. Ordered a...More

Thank Christi R
Reviewed 10 August 2018

next to Excelsior Hotel. Friendly staff. Big delicious pancakes and bacon. sugar-free syrup. Opens early for travelers and locals.

Thank dreisprings
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We loved this pastry shop and the owner's son makes great "special" coffee (hot chocolate) :-) All the food was delicious!

Thank Bares R
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Stopped in around lunch because I'd heard good things, but overall very average. It was very friendly and quick service though, so didn't matter that the food was just average. Worth a stop if you're in a rush!

Thank wherewithalicia
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Great service - our waitress was so friendly and helpful! Food was good and arrived quickly. Reasonable prices. What more can you ask for?

Thank Kathryn C
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We had breakfast and everyone really enjoyed the wide variety of meals we all chose. Waitress was super friendly and attentive. Glad we stopped!

Thank Christopher M
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Truthfully, I have been hesitant to eat here, after a few bad experiences. Knowing that it had changed hands, we once again gave it a try. We were very happy with the meals we had here! We visited during Pilgrimage, which is usually a very...More

Thank Elizabeth O
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Definitely would not eat here again. I made reservations about a month ahead of our arrival only to be told, "Oh, we don't accept reservations for the weekend." Eggs were cold as was the undercooked bacon.

Thank frequent_traveler418
Reviewed 30 April 2018

This is another eatery in an old historic building! It has the best breakfast around! The staff is very attentive and on the spot!

Thank jonjuan69us
Reviewed 26 April 2018

We had lunch here but to be honest the food was average and the décor a bit drab. The best part was the enthusiasm of the waitress. She was really pleasant and attentive. It was alright but I felt it could do a little better....More

Thank Summer048
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 9
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 W Austin St, Jefferson, TX 75657-2203
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Jefferson
  • Phone Number: +1 903-665-2253
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