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Amazing food, amazing staff, sooo great we went twice on our 4 day trip to NOLA.
Jessie Schlotfelt via google.com - Oct 19, 2021
This is going to be my go-to for good food at reasonable prices. The waitress convinced us to evacuate the day before Ida hit so she has my vote! The Bayou fish is my dish and they don't skimp!!
Anthony Robertson via google.com - Sep 8, 2021
Great food!!!!! Friendly staff. I'm in St. Louis still thinking about the delicious food. Praying for New Orleans and the great people I met at Bayou Bistro.
James Moore via google.com - Sep 3, 2021
Bayou Bistro is absolutely wonderful. The food is made with love. We were so impressed with the staff. Our waiter was so helpful and we even met the owner and chef. Check them out!!! You will not be disappointed!!!
Stacey Taylor via google.com - Aug 26, 2021
Sitting on a bench outside of this restaurant after a 20 min walk in the heat and a gentleman came out of the restaurant and said we should come inside to cool off and get a bite to eat while we were there. New Orleans hospitality at it's best! He turned the fan towards us and got us drinks right away. We ordered the Oyster Po' Boy a ... read more
Cindy Yager via google.com - Aug 16, 2021
Awesome fried fish shrimp and oyster plate(s) ... read more
rashad williams via google.com - Aug 7, 2021
We ate here and it was amazing! Our server jewels was so awesome and helped us better than anyone I’ve ever had at any restaurant he was so nice and made our evening wonderful!
Elizabeth Chambers via google.com - Aug 6, 2021
Friendly people.
Samuel Kyung jin Choi via google.com - Jul 12, 2021
This place is ABSOLUTELY a must visit when in New Orleans. Melissa, our waitress was so sweet and the service overall was the best we’ve experienced in the city so far. And the food…. I don’t have the words… JUST GO TRY IT! Really authentic and soulful stuff, great small business that deserves your money!
Sierra Reynolds via google.com - Jul 9, 2021
Been in New Orleans 3 days now and this place BY FAR has the best food and drinks that I've had. The seafood dip is a MUST it is amazing. Wait staff is friendly. Best experience of our trip.
Shawnda Pruitt via google.com - Jul 5, 2021
Love love loved it...excellent food and service...my first stop after landing ..the bar was set pretty high after the Bayou Bistro!😎🍲✨😍👍🏾👍🏾👍🏾👍🏾👍🏾 ... read more
Carol Graves via google.com - Jun 29, 2021
The customer service was soooo fun!!! The bartender Will laughed with us and made us laugh. He made us drinks and we were happy!
Jennifer Lynch-Sanders via google.com - Jun 29, 2021
Great service....delicious food....🤤 ... read more
Rose Klinger-Blancas via google.com - Jun 24, 2021
Way better than the expensive restaurants.. Jewel was a very kind waiter.
Treneese Smith via google.com - Jun 23, 2021
Good food. Got busy really fast and the waiters needed a lil organization. Enjoyed the seafood platter and shrimp and grits. Mac and cheese was as if you would make it at home ... read more
Tru Tucker via google.com - Jun 21, 2021
You gave got to try this spot! The food is excellent and the chef was very well groomed and professional!
Lesia Steeples via google.com - Jun 18, 2021
Food and service are excellent. The seafood dip is absolutely amazing!!!
Sabrina Roberts via google.com - Jun 14, 2021
Great food and customer service.
Monica Espinoza via google.com - Jun 13, 2021
Alvin, our cook and server was definitely on point. Meeting and talking with the owner "Mr. Bruce aka Mr. B" was the highlight of our visit. The man knows where "All the skeletons of N.O. is bury."😅😅😅 ... read more
Ray Feaster via google.com - Jun 12, 2021
Delicious, fresh, authentic creole cuisine!
Evelyn Masters via google.com - May 24, 2021
Seafood dip was amazing! Service is awesome. Old school mom and pop cooking. Everything we tried was so good!
Candice Gist via google.com - May 23, 2021
O... M... G... An absolute must have from Nola. Family owned and well cared for. Beat food I've had in this state hands down!
Coach Cailah. Life, Health and Nutrition Coach via google.com - May 23, 2021
Walked over after drinking on the bayou a bit, the waiter (Will i think was his name) was awesome. i
Walked over after drinking on the bayou a bit, the waiter (Will i think was his name) was awesome. it was kinda late and we were the only ones in, he brought out extra bisques and jambalaya for us to try. I got the catfish po'boy and it was really good, it wasn't a massive portion or anything but it was fried well and so far is the b ... read more
802evant via tripadvisor.com - May 18, 2021
Best food in town.
Dre Plays via google.com - May 10, 2021
Absolutely amazing food and Willie the waiter was outstanding, best service all week. Bayou catfish was great and would definitely come back!
Brandon Kostyrka via google.com - May 9, 2021
Authentic cajun cuisine and Chef Wayne is fantastic! And Catfish, our server was great.
Bill Parker via google.com - May 3, 2021
It's a great place to eat. Food is magnificent, excellent respectable staff.
Jay via google.com - Apr 25, 2021
Exceptional service, amazing food, and wonderful atmosphere. Everything is well seasoned, drinks are good and strong and music is soulful. I feel like I’m at my Grandparents house, it’s that comfortable. I don’t highly recommend a lot of places but THIS IS IT!! Ask for Angela!
Bryson Mills via google.com - Apr 19, 2021
Delicious food and great service! I will definitely be back to eat here when I visit New Orleans once again!!
SS Teach via google.com - Apr 3, 2021
The food was amazing and so was the service. I had a wonderful time at this restaurant. i had the shrimp and grits and it was absolutely delicious. 10/10 would recommend!
Laila Brooks via google.com - Mar 28, 2021
It's a hidden family owned and operated gem located next to a landmark cafe. Food was excellent!
Stacy Easy via google.com - Mar 27, 2021
Baaaaby everything was SO good. We started out at the restaurant next door but the wait was ridiculous so we headed to Bayou Bistro. The service, food and drinks was awesome. I'm a local with friends visiting from Atlanta and this WAS THE BEST PLACE for them to try authentic NOLA food and service.
Tanya Ralph via google.com - Mar 20, 2021
Service was a little slow, but very cordial and friendly. The food made up for it as well. Could utilize seating a little better due to covid, rather than seating next to each other when all other tables are empty.
Andy McHale via google.com - Mar 12, 2021
Phenomenal food, staff and Chef! Will definitely return often.
Barrett Schmidt via google.com - Feb 18, 2021
Great place we found by accident. Delicious food and great staff. Crawfish etouffee was wonderful...yum. yum.
LYDIA Faber via google.com - Feb 17, 2021
We got the creole jambalaya, chicken tenders, and Mac 'n Cheese and it was all amazing!!! It was served in styrofoam bc of covid, but definitely recommend!
The Shoestring Teacher via google.com - Feb 15, 2021
Went one night to have drinks and a more intimate atmosphere. Music was classic 90's R The barten
Went one night to have drinks and a more intimate atmosphere. Music was classic 90's R&B. The bartender was great and very engaging. The lady at the door was so sweet. One place I'll revisit. Felt local not tourist like.
960elitem via tripadvisor.com - Feb 12, 2021
One of the best restaurants in NOLA!
Arielle Barquet via google.com - Feb 6, 2021
In from out of town and the food was amazing The gumbo was to die for. The workers also were amazing. Try it out ... read more
Danielle Dubyak via google.com - Feb 6, 2021
Great atmosphere, customer service awesome and great food, had a chance to meet the chef who prepared my food very nice. Highly recommend the seafood dip its delicious 😋.
shapiro dumas via google.com - Feb 1, 2021
First time here and happened upon it but what a great crew here! Love it! Glad other places were too packed and we ended up here.
Jennifer Brunetz via google.com - Jan 18, 2021
Amazing food, and friendly people!
James Davis via google.com - Jan 16, 2021
Great food. Great service. Catfish poboy was great but my wife's shrimp and grits was even better. Looking forward to going back.
Wes Frazier via google.com - Jan 1, 2021
Dealing with Covid but still worth going. Support those that are struggling to stay open
We had a party of three on Thanksgiving week for lunch. This was our first time there and pretty much selected Bayou Bistro by other reviews on-line. Our primary goal was to avoid the quarter as much as possible. We were not disappointed. I must...start with that the restaurant is trying to deal with Covid as much as everyone el ... read more
A1882TCdavidw via tripadvisor.com - Dec 4, 2020
Nice little restaurant and the staff was phenomenal ... read more
Ronny Lynn via google.com - Nov 30, 2020
Great location amazing service!! Amazing food!!
Casey Hearne via google.com - Nov 22, 2020
My friend and I were in town and just happened upon this little jewel of a restaurant. The people who worked there were absolutely amazing. Super sweet. Didn’t miss a beat serving you. Treated us like they had known us forever. And have the highest safety protocols for serving you while making it fun. Please visit them!!
Susan Ramsey via google.com - Nov 16, 2020
I love the bayou Bistro. Staff is super friendly ... read more
Shawn Carlson via google.com - Nov 15, 2020
Colorful characters w excellent food. I very much recommend.. if your a tourist take a trip out of the quarter . It's worth it ... read more
Marisa David via google.com - Nov 14, 2020
Not gunna lie, I was a little unsure when I first walked in. It was empty and quiet but we gave it a chance anyway. Let me tell you, we were not disappointed! We had the bowl of gumbo, crab cakes, and an order of the chicken with mac and cheese. It was all delicious. The food was fresh, hot, and tasty. All made to order on the spot a ... read more
Niki Meadows via google.com - Nov 7, 2020
EXCELLENT FOOD, DRINKS & SERVICE!!!!!! I PROMISE YOU WONT BE DISAPPOINTED!!!!!!! I’m late making this review but I’ve been wanting to make sure that I do this. Me and my boyfriend were visiting NOLA from Florida for a vacation about a month ago & I was referred to go to another restaurant that was near by this one but they weren’t t ... read more
Dawii Iizme via google.com - Oct 17, 2020
Everyone at our table was quite pleased. I'll return with my coworkers.
Jorge Stevenson via google.com - Oct 6, 2020
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