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Grand Bayou Cajun Kitchen & Watering Hole

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27 Dumfries St, Paris, Ontario N3L 2C9, Canada
+1 519-442-2704
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Kitchener, Canada
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

We went as a couple on a Friday night. When we walked into the restaurant, I was under-whelmed with the decor... a bit dated. There were a few people eating dinner already, which was a good sign. It did get busier as the night went on. We ordered drinks right off... the Caeser was disappointing. I like a little garnish... More 

Thank kvasilia
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62 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

3rd visit here and I'm done. First time not too bad. 2nd time, so so. This time, still lousy service. Hard to get a drink or even a refill on a pop. Which by the way, never did get. But really, the pizza they brag about....had literally hardly any sauce on it and it was so dry you needed the... More 

Thank ThurstyTraveller
Paris, Canada
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58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

is it a bar or a pizzeria or a Cajun kitchen ? well it is not particularly Cajun.. have eaten there three times and was not impressed with the food or the service or the decor

Thank djdexchange
Brantford, Canada
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Once a month a group of us from work attend this venue. The wings are awesome and the beer is cold. Good service with a decent atmosphere . The location is okay with ample parking and the menu has a good variety . It's an enjoyable family and friend roadhouse style restaurant with a helpful and friendly staff and good... More 

Thank dean4869
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85 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

So I can't really decide what sort of place this was. It calls itself a pizza place and the pizza that the kids had was really tasty. So... as a pizza place the food was good, the price "ok" and probably worth 4 stars. The place also advertises a "Cajun Kitchen". As far as this goes, the Jambalaya was bland,... More 

Thank JukeboxMama
Ayr, Canada
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349 reviews
268 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

I haven't tried all the restaurants in Paris, Ontario, but this is the only place we have returned to more than once. The food here is delicious. My brother-in-law ordered the Fat Jacks Jambalaya (same as last time -- he loves it!) and his wife ordered The Meatless Mardi Gras Pizza. My husband ordered the Fried Shrimp Dinner and I... More 

Thank kanadai
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81 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Servers were very nice. Food was good. 10 mins walk from downtown Paris main strip (there's a steep hill involved) lots of parking available. Items on menu were good and not overwhelming. Would have been nice to have some fried chicken. Had the angry gator pizza and shrimp po boy. Only complaints are that the water was awful, I didn't... More 

Thank TrueAndReview
Toronto, Canada
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92 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016

Went with a rather large group > 15 adults/kids, found the restaurant okay, many found the pizza very underwhelming.

Thank samz_sunshine
Kitchener Ontario Canada
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62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2015

Went to this place for drinks and Karaoke. There seems to be an Identity crisis with this place. The atmosphere says Pub/Dive Bar. The sign says Cajun cooking and another sign says Pizza place. Who really knows other then the owners. I see how they stay in business the people drinking and doing Karaoke. The people were fun no issues... More 

Thank Axeni01
Paris, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

We have been here many a times with a large group and the service has always been spot on same as the food...I Recommend this restaurant highly!

Thank Ann M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Dumfries St, Paris, Ontario N3L 2C9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Paris
  • Phone Number: +1 519-442-2704

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