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Bayou Restaurant

580 Gramatan Ave, Mount Vernon, NY 10552-2118
+1 914-668-2634
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good47%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“catfish” (10 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Cajun & Creole, Pub
$$ - $$$
580 Gramatan Ave, Mount Vernon, NY 10552-2118
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Best Cajun food in the area. Bucket of mudbugs is great deal when they are available. Great poor boys and red beans and rice.

Thank Michael L
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

After saying we need to go to the Bayou for some Cajun cuisine, it was a bummer. The food wasn’t as I remembered when I first visited the restaurant a while back with some friends.The BBQ chicken Po’Boy was far from a Po’ Boy, it...More

Thank Eddie S
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Food is great, portions are large and the place is pretty atmospheric. They also have a nice outside sitting area. However, the bathroom is a turnoff. Whenever I see a situation like this it skeeves me out. As a cook and general foodie it makes...More

Thank Harold L
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

You can always find interesting items on the menu here. Alligator, mud bugs, blackened fish. Don't miss the blackened grilled vegetables!

Thank guyinny
Reviewed September 7, 2017

The Bayou is a classic from the food, to the decor, to the live music... Everything is great. You can't go wrong with anything on the menu. I've never heard a band I didn't like there.

Thank S5374HXmelissak
Reviewed September 4, 2017

Decided to celebrate the end of summer and back to school tomorrow as teachers here. Never regret coming here. Fun atmosphere, good service and great music accompanied great food. Had the Mo' meatloaf with collards, cornbread and smashed potatoes and gravy which was wonderful. Tom...More

Thank jtonthego
Reviewed August 4, 2017

Been going here since '90. Used to have many, many great band, and a great atmosphere. Used to have a great all you can eat "Fat Tuesday". That's all done. Now, the chef is still great, but no more bands. Sorry. Karaoke. Phenomenal food. Best...More

Thank ERIC S
Reviewed May 29, 2017

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 February 15, 2017

Only Cajun restaurant in Westchester, When music is available it's a fair deal. Easy parking and good night out,

Thank mrbyrd
Reviewed February 1, 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
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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