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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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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“jambalaya” (46 reviews)
“cornbread” (9 reviews)
“ribs” (9 reviews)
Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Canadian
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899 Marchant Rd., Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1B5, Canada
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

This hidden little restaurant is worth finding! Great bar menu and drinks. The view from the outside deck is awesome. Fair prices. Very good service! Highly recommend!

Thank Albert T
Reviewed 2 October 2016

As if the intimate, romantic setting over the water, as the sun sets on the mountains wasn't enough, the food is wonderful. And service is friendly and prompt. Decor is kitschy "Nawlins" but the view through the panoramic windows is classic BC. Our food: fried...More

Thank Lori V
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Quaint and cozy with a spectacular view of the Brentwood Bay harbor. The decor is full blown Mardi Gras with colorful beads and posters and alligators. The food is delicious and the service is great. Friendly place for family dining. I loved their cornbread because...More

Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Partner loved his salmon and I loved the canon oysters. Husband also enjoyed dark beer selection. The view was beautiful and it was 5 mins from The Lighthouse B & B. Very convenient, too.

Thank L1p1
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Food was good, as the title says it is not traditional anything Bayou or Cajun- food was good just the same. Nice setting on the dock overlooking the marina.

Thank 503Ian
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Great setting on the water. Able to eat in or outside and great photo opportunities at sunset. Food was very good but be hungry. Staff attentive and friendly. A great dining experience.

Thank Lawrence F
Reviewed 1 September 2016

The cuisine is seen as exotic and maybe a bit overrated. However, if you have to have it, this place is fine. No doubt, the location is good once you find it. Nice pier location giving a fine view of the Malahat. Jambalaya is quite...More

Thank YVRcockroach
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Love the Cajun cuisine and the decor style in the restaurant. On hot days the patio is a great place to sit and enjoy the views.

Thank Alina F
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Wonderful location, nice views of the harbor. Who would have thought that one could get Louisiana style food in Victoria! Nice choices of food. I wouldn't know if the food was really original not being an aficionado of this type of cuisine but I do...More

Thank DonJonovan
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Awesome food service was fantastic and the view is to die for .Reservations are recommended and if you go on a Saturday evening you see the fireworks from Butchard Gardens

Thank charlesdCanada
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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
  • Value
Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
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
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