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Bayou City Seafood & Pasta

4730 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77027-6604
+1 713-621-6602
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“seafood gumbo” (18 reviews)
“snapper” (11 reviews)
“boudin balls” (4 reviews)
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4730 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77027-6604
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here mid-day and ordered off their lunch menu. We had shrimp po-boy, shrimp & crab gumbo, and blackened snapper. The food was excellent and it didn’t take too long from ordering to eating, even though the place was very crowded. Our waiter was attentive...More

Thank AJR981
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I were looking for a good seafood restaurant for my birthday dinner. We hit the jackpot with Bayou City Seafood & Pasta. It’s a small, unassuming place in a strip mall but we were blown away by the food. Our waitress was...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has been here for a long time and has a very loyal following. Their gumbo is dark and is really good. They have a good happy hour and a good lunch and dinner business.

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went by for dinner on Ash Wednesday. The place was crowded, but out wait time to be seated was not long. We had a good server, and the food was good. I noticed that construction is under way to relocate to the far end of...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Chris, the owner, is such a wonderful guy! He graciously welcomed us to his restaurant and we enjoyed the entire experience while there. The staff is top notch with professionalism, very attentive, and trained for great customer service. The food was excellent! I can not...More

Thank pnkgirl27
Reviewed 22 January 2018

If you are looking for cheap crawfish, don't go to BCS. If you are interested in quality cajun crawfish, there is none better.

Thank John W
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We love the pasta dishes. Even the "small" sizes are big portions. They are always served fresh and hot, which is not the case at a lot of restaurants. My favorite is the Pasta Paula, with shrimp, scallops, crawfish and vegetables. My husband loves the...More

Thank Tempe K
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Visited Houston, & this restaurant came highly recommended. Stopped by for a late afternoon lunch & had a cup of seafood gumbo + bread. Delectable! Delicious! Spicy but not too spicy. Nice dark broth. The cup was enough for lunch & was full of seafood....More

Thank Sherry S
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Had gotten a recommendation to give this place a try and what a nice surprise. The food flavors were just terrific. The seafood gumbo was awesome. Everyone in my party loved the food.

Thank L A D
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Went for a late lunch. They offer lunch specials also on Saturdays which is pretty rare. I got the cup of crab bisque which was not the usual tiny cup but more the size of a single salad bowl or ice cream bowl. So a...More

Thank McAenki
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I think you must have the wrong location, Bayou City is a restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, 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
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4730 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77027-6604
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-621-6602
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