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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
“gumbo” (7 reviews)
“po boy” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Cajun & Creole, Pub
$$ - $$$
580 Gramatan Ave, Mount Vernon, NY 10552-2118
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 1 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
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Slow disorganized service and it wasn't crowded. Food was bland. Really surprising. We wont be going back

Thank skytroubie
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Great Cajun food with a lot of flavor. Drinks are big, cold and strong. Atmosphere is very cool and relaxed. The service is great. You won't have to wait for anything.

Thank 50Beanie
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Located in Mount Vernon, the Bayou brings the flavors of New Orleans to Westchester. And let me tell you, there be some magic happening in that there kitchen. As soon as you walk in, you feel like you're experiencing a little piece of Mardi Gras....More

Thank Gustavo G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
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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