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Blue's Bayou Cafe

899 Marchant Rd., Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1B5, Canada
+1 250-544-1194
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“jambalaya” (43 reviews)
“cornbread” (9 reviews)
“crab cakes” (10 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, American, Cajun & Creole, Canadian
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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899 Marchant Rd., Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1B5, Canada
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1 - 10 of 161 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Recommended by the Inn on Laurel Point boys... I was coming to scenic Brentwood Bay anyway so stopped in for a bite... food was very average, not sure I would ever try the crazy drive to the parking lot again to experience more of the...More

Thank Pam W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Want to impress your sicnificant other? Take them here for diner then to the Buchart Gardens. In the summer get a table on the out door dock/patio. The food is amazing. Its a cajun inspired Restaurant . Ive eaten in many restaurants in New Orleans...More

Thank jar0sw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived early when they opened for dinner and had the entire place to ourselves for about 30 minutes. Then it began to fill up, as we knew that it would from other reviews. We shared a full rack of ribs and had cornbread and...More

Thank Gdalelovers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We chose Blue's Bayou Cafe based on the Trip Advisor reviews and some friends' suggestions. While the place is truly funky with an exceptional view of the bay we found the food just alright. I started with the crab cakes which were certainly fresh but...More

Thank Findlak
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I have been here for lunch before and enjoyed it. We returned last night for dinner and were quite disappointed. We had their crabcakes, jambalaya, and phyllo wrapped chicken. All of it was pretty forgettable. The crabcakes were tasteless as was the...More

Thank MarkfromtheIsland
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We have lived in Victoria 30 plus years and this is our first time to this funky Restuarant. A must try when in Brentwood Bay. We had no idea what to expect assuming it was "just a cafe" to be surprised when walking into this...More

Thank familyofthreexyy
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Blue Bayou is right along the waterfront and built down into a hillside. If you arrive during the daytime, it will be easy to find. At night, you could be in for a bit of a search. That said, once you arrive, there's more than...More

Thank FunaliciousHammer
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Fabulous Cajun/Creole food, stunning harbour setting, and unique ambience! The jambalaya is second to none and the salad selections are fresh & delicious! Don't forget to top your meal off with the famous bread pudding uniquely served in a measuring cup. The perfect finish to...More

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Nice New Orleans decorated style, with deck overlooking the Saanich inlet. Great place to book on Saturday night July/August to get great view of the fireworks across the water from Butchart Gardens. Delicious Jambalaya.

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Amazing authentic New Orleans menu and vibe. Staff is friendly and accommodating. Best to have a reservation on the weekend in the summer but you never know. I think I have tried everything on the menu at one time or another and I have never...More

Thank Wendy H
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Merolis
Do you have some items that are not too spicy as one of our diners cannot eat a lot of spice?
17 July 2016|
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Response from Gina G | Reviewed this property |
There was plenty of selection on the menu. I believe you could view their menu online.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 899 Marchant Rd., Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1B5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Central Saanich
  • Phone Number: +1 250-544-1194
  • E-mail