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Bayou Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Downtown
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14 N Abercorn St, Savannah, GA 31401-1237
+1 912-233-6411
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11:00 - 03:00
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Sun 11:00 - 02:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 03:00
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Asheville, North Carolina
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128 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were here for lunch we each had a salad and shared a shrimp po-boy. This really could be a great place. The beer was cold the salads were just average the sandwich was really good. Esp when we added there amazing hot sauce. We also tried the fried pickles but they were so salty we couldn't eat them. We... More 

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Thank bam99
Israel
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The place is quite small but very nice. Serves mainly sea food and offers really cool meals. I tried the alligator. Didn't like it much but the overall experience was great. By the evening there was also a performance that was great. The stuff is very friendly.

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Thank Ilya P
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I ordered the sampler of jambalaya, étouffée, and seafood gumbo which had great flavors. I couldn't get over the number of flies and gnats inside the restaurant. It was quite a put off.

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Thank Mizz704
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80 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

It should have been a sign to us NOT to eat there when we entered restaurant and the waitress just looked at us no smile no seat yourself or anything! Next think that happened was we were told grill just went out well there was other things to choose from so we decided to stay. Still no smile! After a... More 

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Thank LeeannLikesFood
Dublin
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133 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good Friday, everywhere busy and we could see a free window seat from the street so we went in. Menu was really dirty but we put it down to a busy day. Then were told the oven was broken but it happened not to affect our choices. Catfish with French fries and coleslaw, and sample seafood platter with jambalaya, gumbo... More 

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Grovetown, Georgia
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

My dad and I ate here for my birthday luncheon. Its not super fancy, but it has great bones and awesome windows that look out over the street. I got the Crawfish po-boy and my dad got the fish and chips. Fries weren't the best, but the sandwich was perfect. Crawfish was fried good and not too much sauce and... More 

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Winterset, Iowa
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I sent an e-mail before our trip inquiring about Gluten free options. I received a nice reply with about a half dozen options. I sent a thank you and said i would be in next week. I stopped in. The place was dark, dirty and rather disgusting. Not at all like the picture shown on tripadvisor. I asked the man... More 

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north carolina
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48 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really good food for a great price, one of the best buys on the river. Love the old warehouse stone. I think this place gets over looked woth trying

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Thank lmw54
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cute little bar on river street with friendly service & good food. Live music. Pool tables upstairs. Nice atmosphere, though nothing fancy.

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Uppsala, Sweden
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lousy service, disgusting food. Do not go to this place unless all you want is a lukewarm beer to a high price.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$17
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Soups, Cajun & Creole
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 03:00
Thursday
11:00 - 03:00
Friday
11:00 - 03:00
Saturday
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 N Abercorn St, Savannah, GA 31401-1237
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 912-233-6411

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?