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Bayou Bay Seafood House

7117 Chapman Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920-6607
+1 865-573-7936
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (9 reviews)
“garlic bread” (2 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
7117 Chapman Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920-6607
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried a little bit of everything. Starting off with Oyster Rockefeller which was delicious. Next we had the easouffe crawfish soup.. Delicious!! Then we split the sailor platter which has fried oysters, fish, shrimp, scallops, and hush puppies. All fried! We left stuffed and...More

Thank luv2havefuntoo
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Genuine Louisiana cooking. The food is great, the staff is friendly. The food is great. I will be back. Did I mention the food is great?

Thank Eddie B
Reviewed 19 August 2017

As a long time customer of Bayou Bay we have been a little more disappointed with each visit over the last few visits. First it was the Amberjack deleted from the menu. It was substituted with another fish but not quite as good. Yesterday it...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

The 10-oz rib-eye was cooked medium rare just as requested! Sorry I forgot to get a shot after a knife cut. Wife had the catfish without the onion rings on top. Staff courteous and the Cajun meals are done by a Cajun here for 25...More

Thank Silentflier
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

1st time ever going! Had great atmosphere, food was awesome, we had the alligator and was great. Steak, hot wings, fried shrimp, broiled shrimp and sautéed shrimp all was so good! Wait staff was super friendly and accommodating! I would recommend this place and will...More

Thank jnaillon
Reviewed 3 March 2017

If you love Cajun food then you must eat here. Outstanding catfish in a town that is hard to find fried catfish. Everything I have had there has been great! Family owned and a wonderful staff.

2  Thank 87daled
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Love this place, been going since they opened, Clam Chowder is next level and amazing hushpuppies! Homemade dressings and great lunch specials... Hidden gem, a must visit place to eat in Knoxville!

Thank toypickergreg
Reviewed 29 January 2017

On our way home from Sevierville last week we stopped by Bayou Bay for a late lunch. It is a causal place, clean, orderly and the service was great. We each had fish. Hubby had the regular: fish, fries, slaw and hush puppies. All good....More

Thank DiHink
Reviewed 13 January 2017

I visit the Bayou Bay a few times a month. Last week I took some business associates that wanted seafood for dinner. They were not disappointed. Everything was great. One person had a steak and compared it to steaks he had eaten in NYC. The...More

Thank sherry s
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We travel to New Orleans eveery 2 years because I miss the food.We went here hoping that the food would be Good. The Oysters were small and did not taste real fresh, the Gumbo was not the best either. My wife ate half of her...More

1  Thank Bob J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7117 Chapman Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920-6607
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-573-7936
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