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Gators Bayou

) #115 of 480 Restaurants in Lubbock ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Seafood
5217 98th St, Lubbock, TX 79424-5419
+1 806-698-6900
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“crawfish” (6 reviews)
“frog legs” (2 reviews)
“étouffée” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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5217 98th St, Lubbock, TX 79424-5419
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

We had a few different things: Cajun Breakfast Burrito, the Omelette and The Crawfish Linguini (?). The burrito lacked any cajun spicyness which I don't recall if it said it had or not, the the cajun potatoes on the side were ok, the omelette was...More

Thank Travis D
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We were looking for a Greek restaurant but GPS did not cooperate and as we passed this restaurant, we decided we have not had Cajun in a while so we stopped. After lunch we high fived and felt we had done good. They put a...More

Thank William J
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Went hoping for shrimp and grits but it's not on the menu. I asked for several different things not put together on the menu and the waitress brought exactly what I ordered, no up charge for changes. Lightly breaded shrimp with a mildly spicy seasoning,...More

Thank Teresa R
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We went and had lunch on a Saturday. My husband had frog legs and crawfish étouffée. I had shrimp gumbo and fried crawfish tails.. all was so delicious. Great Cajun food.

Thank Cheryl L
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Went here because we like the New Orleans style food and because they honor Restaurant.com certificates. But we will be back even without the certificates! Fun atmosphere, great service and food! This will be a regular stop on my visits to Lubbock. Try the fried...More

Thank Capn_C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Our family ate here this week. We use to love this place. All 6 of us said our food wasn't good. Our waitress was very nice but probably one of the worse waitress I have ever had. She messed our orders and gave a reorder...More

Thank vacationsRme58
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Frog Legs are excellent. I have also tried Shrimp, Alligator, Catfish, Oysters and Crayfish. All are very good. Recommend their Red Beans and Rice as side dish. Great Service.

Thank James C
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Been here once, the place is a bar. If you know that you're going to a bar, that serves average cajun, you won't be disappointed.

Thank drifter158
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Nice proporty with friendly service, but food was generic and overpriced for the quality. Maybe this is a good place to come have a drink with friends, but the food was underwhelming.

1  Thank odycar
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This was a last minute decision to go to Gators Bayou after planning on Mexican food. We ordered the grilled tuna and blackened catfish. Both were of high quality and cooked to near perfection. The sweet potato fries were average but vegetables were very good....More

Thank Concho425
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5217 98th St, Lubbock, TX 79424-5419
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lubbock
  • Phone Number: +1 806-698-6900
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