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Bayou Delight Restaurant

4038 Bayou Black Dr, Houma, LA 70360-2903
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (25 reviews)
“gumbo” (12 reviews)
“hush puppies” (5 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
4038 Bayou Black Dr, Houma, LA 70360-2903
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a well kept local secret as it is well off the beaten path. Down home Cajun to its core. There is live music occasionally. It's atmosphere is shabby chic Cajun, but the food is good & reasonably priced.

Thank toody703
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is not a place I would have stopped at had it not been recommended by our swamp tour guide. An unpretentious place with great food. We enjoyed speedy service in spite of the large group already there when we arrived. The gumbo is wonderful...More

Thank oldsgm
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

meal was okay, the atmosphere was nice, there was music the night we were there and people were dancing.

Thank willies77
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

If you like fried food this is the place. Their batter is light, flaky and doesn't over power the food. Shrimp and catfish were really good. Oysters were the best! Small platter was too much for me to eat. Course started off with chicken gumbo...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We came for lunch after the swamp tour which leaves from the back porch. I ordered a breast and wing. It was delish with a crispy , spicy coating .I was full after the wing, so took the breast home. I ate it for lunch...More

Thank Meep T
Reviewed 23 May 2017

...this is the place to visit. Casual, home-style cooking. Easy parking. Great service. Real nice folks.

Thank Anne P
Reviewed 5 May 2017

For the best fried chicken in town. Daily plate lunch specials are excellent fare. Down home atmosphere, along side the bayou. Take in the deck after eating for a relaxing veiw.

Thank Q3950DKmichaela
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I had heard good things about this place. I was almost afraid to go in from how it looked outside. I went in and it was homey feeling. The bathrooms could have been nicer. The server was friendly and the food came quickly. The food...More

Thank western u
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Anytime that I don't know what I want for lunch I can always count on Bayou Delight, the quality of they're week day lunches is always consistently good ,flavorful ,fulfilling!!!!!

Thank gsceashellin
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We had a very warm welcome and all people their were very friendly. excellent price comparison ratio. We tried burger and alligator meat. Very good 😊. Also the live music with dancing possibility. Thank you for all!

Thank Tanya H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4038 Bayou Black Dr, Houma, LA 70360-2903
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Houma
  • Phone Number: 985-876-4879
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