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Howe's Bayou

) #12 of 81 Restaurants in Ferndale ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Cajun & Creole
22848 Woodward Ave, Ferndale, MI 48220-1735
+1 248-691-7145
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible8%
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22848 Woodward Ave, Ferndale, MI 48220-1735
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Reviews (56)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wide variety of food, al of it very good. The staff is helpful in describing the flavor. We have gone there many times and never been disappointed. We even took our grandchildren there and they were able to find food they liked. We keep going...More

Thank bob j
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This wasn't our intended location, but we walked in and they had a table for us. This was decent bayou cuisine. The variety was great. They have nice Louisiana beers at a decent price. We had cups of soup/gumbo. They can with a large piece...More

Thank Teri D
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Nice drink menu and atmosphere, but the real treasure about this place is its amazing food. Extremely affordable, and downright delicious. The jambalaya is a phenomenal classic, but the po-boys are also fantastic. Would definitely recommend! Would advise to come in groups of 2 or...More

Thank Samuel L
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Two of us got sick after eating here. I had a long talk with the manager who finally admitted that some of the rice was suspect. He offered a $100 gift certificate, then I asked him "would you ever goalkeeper to a place that made...More

Thank DONO703
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We go here often as it is close, comfy and yummy. I usually get the jambalaya but have had several items on the menu and they are all delicious. They serve bottles of wine without huge mark ups too!

Thank sabrinatravel
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We have been here twice, three of us, having five different entrees, and Lobster Bisque, and various sides. The Bisque was thick and tasty probably their own lobster stock, the lobster was heated separately and placed in the center of the bisque, hot and tender....More

Thank ChefDeenoh
Reviewed 17 October 2016

My husband and I had the blacken chicken and rice, crawfish etouffee, cajun shrimp, red beans and rice and garlic mash potatoes. Everything was great and I love the kick of the chicken and crawfish dishes.

Thank nomgisaj
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Howe's Bayou is a wonderful, small little restaurant serving Cajun dishes. Great food, wonderful, friendly staff. I took my wife and she went back the next day with her niece. We took our daughter from New York and she hasn't stopped talking about it.

Thank James C
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Been going here for many years and have found menu items that both of us love and enjoy. And there are some we don't like at all. Nice NOLA feel overall. So what do we love? The shrimp pasta, blackened catfish, VooDoo warm green salad...More

Thank straightboy
Reviewed 21 August 2016

As I just went on vacation to New Orleans in January this place compared in food, brought back so many wonderful meals I ate. The place is small but very nice, staff were great and service was excellent. Out waiter always kept our drinks filled....More

Thank Picture_Perch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Full Bar, Takeout, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22848 Woodward Ave, Ferndale, MI 48220-1735
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ferndale
  • Phone Number: +1 248-691-7145
  • E-mail