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Chef Wayne's Big Mamou

53 Liberty St, Springfield, MA 01103-1011
+1 413-732-1011
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“jambalaya” (64 reviews)
“cornbread” (31 reviews)
“fried oysters” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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53 Liberty St, Springfield, MA 01103-1011
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1 - 10 of 327 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The food is to die for. I have had many of their more popular dishes as well as the specialties and I will always be delighted. The place is tiny but luckily it is not famous, so I have not struggled to sit quickly.

Thank Leopoldo Chopo G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is amazing at the Big Mamou, and t is like a party atmosphere. If you are bringing kids bring them for lunch, dinner is an adult crowd. Takeout is a good option for Saturday night when the line is long. The wait is...More

Thank Twoadultsplus3kids
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Now I have heard nothing but great things about this place for the most part. I wanted so bad for this place to be what so many people make it to be... But maybe it was the dish I ordered. Jambalaya. It was very heavy...More

Thank Thinmusyck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend in Springfield introduced me to this restaurant over the weekend I had a early afternoon train back south to Philadelphia and this was a festive lunch spot to share with a friend while waiting for the train, a few blocks away The Cajun...More

Thank KARL M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service. Lunch time can be busy be prepared to wait. Friday afternoon is fun. Chef Wayne like to join the guests in an afternoon beverage. It's BYOB for the spirits.

Thank Tlflight
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Real Cajun food. Hole in the wall restaurant, with a friendly fun atmosphere. Met two other couples here for dinner and had a wonderful time. The crawfish Boulettes were fanatic.Now that we live within an hour of here, we will bring our out of town...More

Thank Kbribow
Reviewed 17 August 2017

When I used to live in Springfield, Chef Wayne's was THE place for me to eat Southern or Cajun cooking!

Thank David F
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Great, authentic Cajun food. Not overly spicy hot but great flavors. Hot sauce on the table added a nice kick. Friendly service.

Thank MeisterBerger
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Quick stopover. Great Cajun food. Will be back. Red bean dish pictured. Jerk thigh appetizer was a little spicy but good overall.

Thank Schenectadylocal
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

My first of many to come, it is small so go early or expect a wait. Great variety on the menu, although not huge, only your fault if you can't find something to appease you. Went with a group of four at lunch, we all...More

Thank Zigski
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Cliff M
27 July 2016|
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Response from Pat R | Reviewed this property |
I think that they do not take reservations. Just be prepared to wait a bit for a table. Also, it is a BYO for beer & wine. It's worth the wait...the food is delicious!
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Joshua Jaimie P
30 May 2015|
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Response from Pat R | Reviewed this property |
I looked on-line at their menus and didn't see that offering. They may rotate their menus and this would be served at other times during the year.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:30
Thursday
11:00 - 20:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Liberty St, Springfield, MA 01103-1011
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 413-732-1011
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