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McElroy's on the Bayou

705 Bienville Blvd, Ocean Springs, MS 39564-2842
+1 228-818-4600
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
705 Bienville Blvd, Ocean Springs, MS 39564-2842
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wanted to eat away from the casino and we walked from the Hard Rock past the fishing boats to McElroy's. Great location and nice view from upstairs. The service was very good and the food was tasty. I had grits and shrimp and loved it....More

Thank bandit153
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have lived in the area a few months and decided to give McElroy's on the Bayou a try. We came in early on a Thursday evening and the place was pretty empty. Clean dining area, but pretty generic. Wonderful view of...More

Thank Ashley S
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Ive eaten here several times only because Our family really likes the McElroys Harbor house in Biloxi and it's a little more convenient. The experience is just not as good. The food is not as good as the Biloxi location ... is it the Cook?...More

Thank USMEagleFan
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped for a quick bite we were late for breakfast which stops at 11 (bummer) but we had Beignets with Coffee which was good. Coffee a little weak but fine... we were not that Hungry so we split a Club Sandwhich which was also...More

Thank Yamariz
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

I keep trying to dine at this restaurant with hopes it has improved; but, that just is not happening. The place needs a good updating and cleaning. The salad is watery iceberg with liquidy blue cheese with no cheese. The gumbo was all rice and...More

Thank KEinMS
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We are in Biloxi visiting friends. They suggested we go to McElroy's for lunch since we are in Ocean Springs. I ordered the fried oysters and shrimp. I had a wait for french fries to come out. And she also forgot my coleslaw. The oysters...More

Thank JOHN T
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Headed out of Biloxi back to I-10E we knew we would pass McElroy's on the way through Ocean Springs. We ate at McElroy's in Biloxi (really only about 10 miles or so away from this one) the day before and knew we could get another...More

Thank Darren C
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We found it on Google and it was also recommended by the staff of our hotel. The food was extremely good. The atmosphere could use a bit of work, neither fun nor elegant, but the food is definitely worth it. We will definitely return if...More

Thank Kirby T
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Pros- Great service! Our server was so helpful and delightful. She clearly knew we were out of town and offered up suggestions on what to do and about the local firework shows near by. •Nice location •Decent View •Spacious I had the fish poboy. It...More

Thank Marleelambert
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Great gumbo and view of the bayou !! We had po-boys that were good & think it is a locals place . They have another restaurant on beach blvd . that we haven't tried but will on our next visit .

Thank dj0553
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 705 Bienville Blvd, Ocean Springs, MS 39564-2842
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Ocean Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 228-818-4600
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Family Owned Seafood Restaurant ~ Serving Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. Beautiful waterfront view with overhanging live oak trees looking over Fort Bayou in Ocean Springs. Lunch & Dinner specials during the week, Happy Hour every day from 4pm-7pm & Banquet Rooms available for Special Occasions.
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