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The Bayou



645 South State Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84111

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(801) 961-8400


4.7 of 5.0 from 80 reviews


price range:$11 to $25

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  • Michael AMelvin Lamda^^3 is all yo need to know. So good,... made better by Wendy,... the best!

    55555 by Michael A


  • Bry BBeer selection is amazing & the crawfish etouffee was very good. I ate the whole thing! lol Service was excellent too.

    55555 by Bry B


  • Kirsten SThe Bayou is an awesome restaurant and bar! The food is so good I have dreams about it, I highly recommend the jambalaya with shrimp!

    55555 by Kirsten S


  • Chung-yee N.The crawfish étouffée is the way to go. The jambalaya was decent but the étouffée has so much flavor! The burrito is a nice take on it all.

    55555 by Chung-yee N.


  • Mike KGreat selection of hard to find Danish & Belgian beers.

    55555 by Mike K


  • Zach MAmazing beer list

    55555 by Zach M


  • ChadGood gumbo and jambalaya! It's not New Orleans, but probably the best you'll find in the SLC area, possibly UT.

    55555 by Chad


  • Shellise AWhat a great place! We were seated quickly & the waitress was very fast! On a Saturday night we were in & out in an hour! I had the gumbolaya & my bf had the crawfish etouffee, both were delicious!

    55555 by Shellise A


  • Brad HAMAZING, FUN place. Get the Alligator Cheesecake, Cajun Seafood Balls, & Popcorn Crawfish apps. & the catfish, crawfish étouffées & Chicken fried chicken entrees. INCREDIBLE beer selection YUMMY!!

    55555 by Brad H


  • Alisha M.Full bar! In the summer they sometimes have Smore pie.. Grab one while you can! I also love the red beans and rice.

    55555 by Alisha M.


  • Olga DBlackened salmon and Cajun linguini are delicious. As is the ca join shrimp appetizer. And beer! So much beer...

    55555 by Olga D


  • Angie KaeBeer and and blackened catfish sandwich is a good eat. Oh, and also more beer.

    55555 by Angie Kae


  • Brett d.Excellent Creole.

    55555 by Brett d.


  • Ray B.Cajun bar food = meh, but great beer selection...

    55555 by Ray B.


  • lauren s.This place has the largest beer selection in town. Live music often so it's loud up front.

    55555 by lauren s.


  • Jesse H.This is real deal Southern, Cajun, and creole cooking. Give the hoppin' John a shot.

    55555 by Jesse H.


  • Men's Health MagRegulars rave about the sweet potato fries and the chipotle aioli, which may or may not go well with gumbo, jambalaya, crawfish etouffee, and the many other Cajun delights

    55555 by Men's Health Mag


  • Danielle KovackBeer selection is on point.

    55555 by Danielle Kovack


  • Deserae D.Best jazz in town!

    55555 by Deserae D.


  • DrewCatfish=tastes like paper

    11111 by Drew


  • Dave P.With hundreds of beers on tap, this place is a great stop. On top of that, they have the BEST creole food around. Don't miss the Gumbolaya, a combination of Gumbo and Jumbalaya and a Guiness float!

    55555 by Dave P.


  • Romany N.Crawfish etouffee, chicken fried chicken and blackened catfish are all great choices here.

    55555 by Romany N.


  • Romany N.Chicken fried chicken, blackened catfish and crawfish etoufee are all great choices here.

    55555 by Romany N.


  • Chris M.Vegetarian? get this: Veggie sandwich in wrap form, with artichoke hearts and hummus.

    55555 by Chris M.


  • Emily W.The catfish isn't fishy at all! Great for people that dislike fish~

    55555 by Emily W.


  • Emily W.Gumbolaya (mix of gumbo & jambalaya) is the best!!!!

    55555 by Emily W.


  • Michelle S.Patio seating 👌

    55555 by Michelle S.


  • Tom A.Please order the Gumbolaya. This dish is INCREDIBLE!!

    55555 by Tom A.


  • Christian W.I highly recommend the Ahi Tuna Tacos. They probably won't fill you (only two tacos), but you'll be satisfied with your meal.

    55555 by Christian W.


  • Juan D.Stay with beer, drinks lack the fun part: alcohol. Dont miss the artichoke dip.

    55555 by Juan D.


  • Antonio G.The Irish Snakebite was really good!

    55555 by Antonio G.


  • Gustavo R.OMG. Try their Blackened Catfish Sandwich! Delish...

    55555 by Gustavo R.


  • Julie S.Great selection of beer! You can get anything from a really hoppy IPA to a dark stout. Plus the Cajun style food is amazing. Try the po-boy and you won't be disappointed!

    55555 by Julie S.


  • Ninja J.Great beer selection, and appetizers are good too. I had the garlic burger and it was nothing special.

    55555 by Ninja J.


  • Zack T.Cajun burrito is amazing!!!!

    55555 by Zack T.


  • Aspen M.Try the 50/50 fries!!! Half regular potato and half sweet potato!! Yum!!!!

    55555 by Aspen M.


  • Holly P.[i sure wish they would carry some shiner]

    55555 by Holly P.


  • Eric R.Kwak. Just get it.

    55555 by Eric R.


  • Jordan M.Amazing place to eat and listen to live music. They are a brewery but you certainly do not need to drink to enjoy this amazing eatery. Their Pizzas are amazing!

    55555 by Jordan M.


  • Hang W.They now have Fresca

    55555 by Hang W.


  • Katie S.If you're craving a beer straight from the streets of Munich, get the Spaten Franz-Hefe-Weissbier...so good!

    55555 by Katie S.


  • Now Salt LakeAlong with more beer brands than you can shake a church key at, the Bayou's full dining menu is available until 11:30 p.m., and the kitchen remains open until 12:30. www.utahbayou.com.

    33333 by Now Salt Lake


  • Tia A.This deal doesn't work here.... Apparently only in Wisconsin.

    33333 by Tia A.


  • Jessica L.Loved the sweet potato fries with the spicy aioli and the balsamic dressing (which was unique) but especially the Ahi Tuna Tacos. The seared tuna was fresher here than at Market Street.

    55555 by Jessica L.


  • SNOCRUSay no to jambalaya and get the GUMBALAYA!!

    33333 by SNOCRU


  • Matt A.Not only the best beer selection in town, but also the best (maybe the only) cajon-themed restaurant. Beer is epic, but food is worth a visit as well.

    55555 by Matt A.


  • Kevork J.King of Imported beers!

    55555 by Kevork J.


  • Adam R.One place that definitely deserves the title Beer Mecca!

    55555 by Adam R.


  • Andrew W.Service varies but food and beer is always AMAZING!!

    55555 by Andrew W.


  • Now Salt LakeNot in a beer mood tonight? Try the Hurricane: light and dark rum mixed with fruit juices. It also pairs nicely with the Fettuccine Kileene.

    55555 by Now Salt Lake


  • Now Salt LakeSpeciality: Cajun- and Creole-themed with a sprinkling of pub grubIf you are looking for desserts try the Deep Fried Twinkies or the Stout Float which is vanilla ice cream with Guinness draft.

    55555 by Now Salt Lake


  • Kim A.First Turkey Burger, it was quite tasty. Can't wait to go back and try more things.

    55555 by Kim A.


  • Jessica J.Try a combo of Ephemere apple and hornsby crisp!

    55555 by Jessica J.


  • Tom K.Epic IPA beer FTW

    55555 by Tom K.


  • Scott F.Their parking lot is usually packed and hard to turn around in. Park on the street and be sure to feed the meter or park across or down the street.

    55555 by Scott F.


  • Nina T.The 50/50 sweet potato fries and the chipotle hummus are both delicious!

    55555 by Nina T.


  • Eric J.The crawfish etouffee is amazing

    55555 by Eric J.


  • Giancarlo S.Try the crawfish étouffée. It's good. It's not that spicy though.

    55555 by Giancarlo S.


  • EsquireCongratulations, you've found one of Esquire's Best Bars in America. Nicknamed Beervana, offering more than 200 kinds of bottled beer. Start with Delirium Tremens and work your way around the globe.

    55555 by Esquire


  • Corey O.Red beans and rice and a Rogue Irish Ale is the ticket.

    55555 by Corey O.


  • Julia W.local & european beer, appetizers, pasta, friendly servers.

    55555 by Julia W.


  • Evin C.Known for their dirty hoes for two...for one.

    22222 by Evin C.


  • WilliamExtensive beer menu, good food, perfect place for twentysomethings in love.

    55555 by William


  • Ruth D.Crawfish Poy Boy -- get it now, thank me later.

    55555 by Ruth D.


  • Jerami AndersonThe Alligator Cheesecake was amazing! Get out of your safe little box and try it!

    55555 by Jerami Anderson


  • Don L.I had a beautiful Epic Oaked and Smoked for lunch the other day, with a bit of crawfish etoufee. Oh yeah.

    55555 by Don L.


  • Travis B.Desert edge seasonal draft. Amazing

    55555 by Travis B.


  • Lee S.Gumbo with crawfish is the bomb. And enjoy a brew from Epic, SLC's newest brewery.

    55555 by Lee S.


  • Trevor JGo the Bayou and forget about the 50/50 Fries. Try the long lost secret of delicious Chips with Artichoke Dip. You won't regret it!

    55555 by Trevor J


  • Benjamin G.There's (dope) food until midnight. Awesome.

    55555 by Benjamin G.


  • Melinda P.Get the sweet potatoe fries.....ask for all sweet potatoe fries!

    55555 by Melinda P.


  • Chunky DIf you give a crackhead a dollar, he'll just ask for more. If you spend that said dollar here at the bayou instead of giving it to that said crackhead, then we all win.

    33333 by Chunky D


  • Erin JSuch variety of beer. They even have cider!

    55555 by Erin J


  • Paul O.Don't park in back of BNA building. They will tow :-(

    33333 by Paul O.


  • Natalie D.Go check the show across the street tonight- Amy Cook and Heartless Bastards at the State Room.

    22222 by Natalie D.


  • Tim S.This place has an excellent beer selection. Tip: Don't try the same beer twice. There's that many!

    55555 by Tim S.


  • Cindy EGreat food. Yummy sweet potato fries.

    55555 by Cindy E


  • Matt ZGo to The Bayou and try the sweet potato fries. Wash them down with a cold Hefeweizen. nom nom gulp gulp!

    55555 by Matt Z


  • Brad WPut the Artichoke Cheese Dip in your mouth (swallowing optional)

    33333 by Brad W


  • Seth Jgo to the bayou and order the 50/50 sweet potato fries and a dirty hoe

    33333 by Seth J


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