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McElroy's on the Bayou

705 Bienville Blvd, Ocean Springs, MS 39564-2842
+1 228-818-4600
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good29%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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“seafood” (36 reviews)
“house bread” (3 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
705 Bienville Blvd, Ocean Springs, MS 39564-2842
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent Brunch and food selections. Shaded outdoor seating with awesome views. Food was well cooked and proportioned. Thete for a weekend visit and plan to return. $5 mimosas early in the morning was a pleaser for the wife. Wasn't disappointed at all.

Thank Clint S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered breakfast at nine. Food arrived at 10:30. Cold. No syrup to be found in the restaurant. Manager was extremely rude when this was brought to her attention Her answer to all complaints were. If you come here often, as we do, then you should...More

Thank earlybird0648
Reviewed 1 week ago

We made the mistake of walking in a few minutes after 11am on a Sunday. That is changeover between Breakfast and Lunch which apparently means they don't serve anything until 11:30am (although the table behind us was complaining about not getting served food until noon.)...More

Thank seebeech
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a local, we love McElroys .. have for several years .. and am happy they opened in Ocean Springs some years ago. We "do" McElroys several times a week for breakfast or lunch and are never disappointed. Their gumbo is always excellent and the...More

Thank giff o
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My sister and I are in town for arts festival tomorrow. We wanted seafood and we’re not disappointed at Mc Elroy’s on the Bayou. Since we have issues with dairy and gluten, we were delighted with our server Ginny who helped us select a broiled...More

Thank ellenf228
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate breakfast with friends here. Overlooks bayou. Food and service was good. Will eat here again.

Thank BiKat
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Tasty shrimp Poboys bride had their shrimp and grits. Not quite Carolina Low County style; but, very tasty. A cream sauce over grits that were cooked Italian polenta style. A nice deck with a view of the bayou. Old oaks, sea grasses and wildlife on...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

My husband took me to breakfast this morning at McElroys. He has ordered the shrimp and grits there before, and was highly pleased. I had an omelette and my husband ordered the shrimp and grits again. Both our meals were very good, and although the...More

Thank kacooper62
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Usually a busy location is a good sign, but not always. While I’m not speaking for everyone, our experience was not positive. We were seated promptly and the staff was moderately friendly. Then things took a turn for the worse. Ordering took a while and...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We came for brunch, and were pleased there was no wait, but we were not pleased with our meal. The restaurant is so pretty, in a lovely spot with a gorgeous view. The menu looked appealing, but we won’t return. First, it took a while...More

Thank Rosemary M
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Restaurant Details

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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, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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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
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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.
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