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Bayou Bar & Grill

#148 of 1,251 Restaurants in Memphis}
$$ - $$$American, ,
2094 Madison Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-6502
+1 901-278-8626
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (24 reviews)
“jambalaya” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2094 Madison Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-6502
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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We have been to this place several times. We always enjoy the oysters. Service can be iffy from time to time. It can be the best or it can be so-so. Today, we had the Shrimp and Crawfish Etouffe and the stuffed shrimp. The etouffe...More

Thank Misty H
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Sometimes nachos and draft beer hit the spot. Some of my favorite local nachos has long been Bayou's seafood nachos. Yea, it doesn't sound that appetizing though you should try them.

Thank Scott P
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Great Cajun food that always hits the spot. Try the Louisiana stuffed shrimp or the blackened grouper. They're both excellent. And the zydeco sauce is out of this world. Here's to hoping they bottle it and sell it some day.

Thank Jack H
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Went back here with friends. I had not been here in years since I found better Cajun/Creole food elsewhere. I had blackened shrimp po-boy. Shrimp was not fresh, spice level low. Good bread and remoulade. Fries OK. Two Friends got jambalaya, both disappointed. Definitely not...More

Thank Hurley S
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I lived in Nawlins for 5 years. I can tell you that this place is the closet you can come anywhere near Memphis northward that I've found. PoBoys are great. Etouffee and Gumbo excellent. Have yet to have a bad anything. Weekend brunch - must...More

Thank ChiefDaveHMC
Reviewed 16 August 2017

MADE first visit on Wednesday....back on Saturday....my wife had brunch special and I had NAWLINS chicken.....chicken was very crispy and flavorful......I believe if you put their ZYDECO sauce on a rock it would be good.

Thank tom h
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I'm not a fan of Cajun cousin so no need to beat around the bush. Food was just ok! We ordered the: philly cheese steak, fried chicken salad, their house hot wings & fries and all were nothing special. Maybe if we'd tried the alligator...More

Thank Travelndinegirl
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We stopped by to get a bite to eat. We had their daily special which was a seafood pasta. It was very good and spicy. We love spicy foods. We also had a dozen oysters on the half shell which were also good and salty....More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

It was my first time trying their brunch and it was very good. The restaurant fills up pretty quickly so I suggest you arrive early for brunch. I had the salmon benedict and grits along with their "macmisos." Macmisos are mimosas with grand marnier added...More

1  Thank Laquentus J
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I had the bacon wrapped shirmp with zydeco sauce. They were decent. Mashed potatoes were cold and cole slaw was yucky, but otherwise an OK experience.

Thank MeraKi25
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2094 Madison Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-6502
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 901-278-8626
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