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1072 Bay St, Staten Island, NY 10305-4906
+1 718-273-4383
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“jambalaya” (13 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1072 Bay St, Staten Island, NY 10305-4906
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

We have eaten here quite a few times. I have had a number of different dishes all excellent. A very nice cozy place. Sometimes can be tricky getting in without a reservation. So I would recommend calling ahead, it is worth it.

Thank Andrew A
Reviewed 2 November 2017

So if you're from Staten Island, maybe this is good. Being from out of town, this was really disappointing. We went here because it was walking distance from where we were staying and it had great reviews. Overcharged for wine, the wine on the menu...More

Thank beachbunnyVirginia
Reviewed 18 October 2017

You have it all here!!!! Beautiful restaurant, you feel like your in N'awlins in a plantation Home. Staff is so friendly & food outrageous! You have to try everything!!!! The drink menu offers many LOCAL N'Awlins drink, the best Sangria I've ever had & a...More

Thank danacN301ZK
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Cute , cozy place! Wanted to try something other different- happy we did! For starters- my Arnold Palmer was delicious!!! Just right! Our server was great- very attentive . Out apps were good - sweet potato fritters , jambalaya rice balls , and Seafood Avocado...More

Thank JuicyLucy71
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service.. nice change front the ordinary.. comfortable ambiance.. good place to go for awesome Cajun food, highly recommend it!!

Thank stu s
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The Bayou never disappoints. I had the sesame tuna and the seafood jambalaya and it was great!! I have never had a bad meal here...

Thank RichiePort
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I love Bayou!! I always enjoy their cuisine. Very good service too! I highly recommend the seafood Jambalaya. I find their prices being reasonable. All my family loves Bayou; there's so many different choices for everyone. I will definitely go back to Bayou!!

Thank NYlatinbeauty
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

You will really be grateful when you try this restaurant. Like going to New Orleans. Great food. Fantastic and authentic decor. A must for great dining experience

Thank Sallyann B
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Bayou is a Staten Island gem. This cozy place delivers consistently good Cajun cuisine all the time. I always enjoy my visits and look forward to the daily specials. They serve good drinks and wine to complement the food. Bayou is a unique place and...More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Good food with excellent waiters, and fair prices. Live music and atmosphere, the music is not disruptive. Nice small bar, separated from the dining area.

Thank Soeren S
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26 August 2016|
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Response from Dawn W | Reviewed this property |
11:30 ish- see their website and call beforehand as I was at a noon wedding there in April- so there was obviously no brunch that day-the site has the menu's as well- enjoy! go to the site or on the face book for menu... More
19 June 2016|
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Response from Dawn W | Reviewed this property |
casual or as dressy as you want-
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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 - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1072 Bay St, Staten Island, NY 10305-4906
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Staten Island
  • Phone Number: +1 718-273-4383
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