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Bayou Bay Seafood House

7117 Chapman Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920-6607
+1 865-573-7936
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good26%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“fried oysters” (6 reviews)
“jambalaya” (5 reviews)
“po boy” (4 reviews)
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7117 Chapman Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920-6607
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

We lived in La. Gramercy to be exact same Parrish as the owner. When he opened how ever many years ago we visited many times over the years. When we were in the restaurant we felt like we were back home for that brief moment....More

1  Thank Chuck R
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Our Red Hat Ladies ventured out to visit the Blue Bayou Restaurant for dinner on a rainy and cold Tuesday evening. We met in Oak Ridge and we did not realize the traffic through the Knoxville area would be so bad. The restaurant was located...More

Thank Rhonda H
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

If you like New Orleans, you’ll feel right at home here. The dining area is filled with New Orleans decor. We had the shrimp po’boy. Delicious, plenty of shrimp cooked perfectly, served on French bread for a really large sandwich. Several side choices too. The...More

Thank knoxtntraveler_11
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

My co-workers and myself stopped for lunch, somebody at the plant we were working at said we should try it out. Be on the road as much as we are means that you have to take the advice of the people that live and work...More

Thank GRK1985
Reviewed 11 February 2018

I must say, when I first came to Bayou Bay I was skeptical. I was born in Louisiana. I know this kind of food. I'm a professional chef that also cooks this type of food very often. Bayou Bay blew me away, making this cajun...More

Thank Joey M
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

I couldn't tell you how many times I've eaten at Bayou Bay over the years but last night was the best meal I've ever experienced there. Or maybe I was just really hungry. Either way, the service was exceptional, the oysters were on point (wish...More

Thank AmyAppalachia
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

We tried a little bit of everything. Starting off with Oyster Rockefeller which was delicious. Next we had the easouffe crawfish soup.. Delicious!! Then we split the sailor platter which has fried oysters, fish, shrimp, scallops, and hush puppies. All fried! We left stuffed and...More

Thank luv2havefuntoo
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Genuine Louisiana cooking. The food is great, the staff is friendly. The food is great. I will be back. Did I mention the food is great?

Thank Eddie B
Reviewed 19 August 2017

As a long time customer of Bayou Bay we have been a little more disappointed with each visit over the last few visits. First it was the Amberjack deleted from the menu. It was substituted with another fish but not quite as good. Yesterday it...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

The 10-oz rib-eye was cooked medium rare just as requested! Sorry I forgot to get a shot after a knife cut. Wife had the catfish without the onion rings on top. Staff courteous and the Cajun meals are done by a Cajun here for 25...More

Thank Silentflier
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7117 Chapman Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920-6607
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-573-7936
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