We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

McElroy's on the Bayou

705 Bienville Blvd, Ocean Springs, MS 39564-2842
+1 228-818-4600
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (35 reviews)
“beignets” (5 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
705 Bienville Blvd, Ocean Springs, MS 39564-2842
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (238)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 237 reviews

Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

When traveling through the area, my wife and I make a point of stopping for breakfast at McElroy’s on the Bayou. This time we decided to try some new fare. My wife had the blueberry mini stack with crisp bacon on the side. The pancakes...More

Thank bluedog49
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Went here on a tip from a local. I had the shrimp and crab omelette. My wife had Shrimp and grits. Both were outstanding. Service & Price were good.

Thank Jeffrey S
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Beautiful view. The gumbo is the best! Good service and great food! A family restaurant with a lot of choices.

Thank MaryAnn O
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Been two different weekends, and the breakfadt was excellent both times. Friendly and laid back atmosphere, and good food at a descent price.

Thank Alksj
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We stopped in for Sunday lunch. The service was slow but the staff was friendly. I was expecting great seafood because of where we were but was disappointed. The food was okay but WAY overpriced. Should have gone to Captain D's.

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ordered the lunch fried shrimp special yesterday. The salad was fresh, but the dressing was not pleasant. The fried shrimp did not taste pleasing. The service was very good along with the view.

Thank Susan39564
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Wanted to eat away from the casino and we walked from the Hard Rock past the fishing boats to McElroy's. Great location and nice view from upstairs. The service was very good and the food was tasty. I had grits and shrimp and loved it....More

Thank bandit153
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have lived in the area a few months and decided to give McElroy's on the Bayou a try. We came in early on a Thursday evening and the place was pretty empty. Clean dining area, but pretty generic. Wonderful view of...More

Thank Ashley S
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Ive eaten here several times only because Our family really likes the McElroys Harbor house in Biloxi and it's a little more convenient. The experience is just not as good. The food is not as good as the Biloxi location ... is it the Cook?...More

1  Thank USMEagleFan
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped for a quick bite we were late for breakfast which stops at 11 (bummer) but we had Beignets with Coffee which was good. Coffee a little weak but fine... we were not that Hungry so we split a Club Sandwhich which was also...More

Thank Yamariz
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 hotels in Ocean Springs
Travelodge - Ocean Springs
256 reviews
.17 km away
Gulf Hills Hotel & Conference Center
71 reviews
1.18 km away
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Biloxi- Ocean Springs
158 reviews
3.42 km away
Palace Casino Resort
970 reviews
3.46 km away
Nearby Restaurants
French Kiss Pastries
154 reviews
.67 km away
Aunt Jenny's Catfish Restaurant
333 reviews
.54 km away
106 reviews
.66 km away
Bayview Gourmet Restaurant
180 reviews
.66 km away
Nearby Attractions
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
194 reviews
.89 km away
Front Beach
23 reviews
.97 km away
Ocean Springs Museum of History
10 reviews
1.30 km away
Crooked Letter Brewing Company
26 reviews
1.54 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from McElroy's on the Bayou staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 705 Bienville Blvd, Ocean Springs, MS 39564-2842
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Ocean Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 228-818-4600
  • E-mail
Family Owned Seafood Restaurant ~ Serving Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. Beautiful waterfront view with overhanging live oak trees looking over Fort Bayou in Ocean Springs. Lunch & Dinner specials during the week, Happy Hour every day from 4pm-7pm & Banquet Rooms available for Special Occasions.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing