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Bayou Restaurant

580 Gramatan Ave, Mount Vernon, NY 10552-2118
+1 914-668-2634
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“crawfish” (6 reviews)
“meatloaf” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Cajun & Creole, Pub
$$ - $$$
580 Gramatan Ave, Mount Vernon, NY 10552-2118
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

The Bayou is a classic from the food, to the decor, to the live music... Everything is great. You can't go wrong with anything on the menu. I've never heard a band I didn't like there.

Thank S5374HXmelissak
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Decided to celebrate the end of summer and back to school tomorrow as teachers here. Never regret coming here. Fun atmosphere, good service and great music accompanied great food. Had the Mo' meatloaf with collards, cornbread and smashed potatoes and gravy which was wonderful. Tom...More

Thank jtonthego
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Been going here since '90. Used to have many, many great band, and a great atmosphere. Used to have a great all you can eat "Fat Tuesday". That's all done. Now, the chef is still great, but no more bands. Sorry. Karaoke. Phenomenal food. Best...More

Thank ERIC S
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We lived around the corner from The Bayou when it opened 25 years ago, so we were in there a few times a month. We moved further away and didn't go there much anymore. When we did, it was a little disappointing. However, we tried...More

Thank laurenceb284
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Only Cajun restaurant in Westchester, When music is available it's a fair deal. Easy parking and good night out,

Thank mrbyrd
Reviewed 2 February 2017

The service was exceptional and staff was very friendly I food was delicious and well-seasoned The crowd was very diverse and lively The drinks were very good remind me of Bourbon Street New Orleans

Thank Dameon G
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped without a recommendation for lunch and were delightfully surprised with the quality of the food and the excellent service. We had good tender Cajun BBQ backed ribs with a mild sauce, mashed potatoes with gravy made from the drippings, cornbread with a honey...More

Thank 52,725,272
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

If you want a little New Orleans this is the place to come to. Tuesday night I believe is crawfish night by the bucket. Yummy in the tummy! Nice bar size for just wanting to hang out at the bar. Oh and hot sauce Galore,...More

Thank Nisrien K
Reviewed 28 June 2016

this used to be a great restaurant but it is riding on past history. Get the Gumbo or the Jambalaya or the Jerk Chicken Salad. Get beer or a mixed drink because their house wine is really lousy.

1  Thank Michelle J
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

We visited the Bayou on a whim and had a great time! Catfish and shrimp po boys were delish as were our drinks. They were definitely packing a punch without even knowing it!! The live band was a treat too- will def be back!

Thank Shena C
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 580 Gramatan Ave, Mount Vernon, NY 10552-2118
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Westchester County  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 914-668-2634
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