Blue Bayou

Southern / Soul, Bar
$ $
3734 N Southport Ave (btwn Grace & Waveland Ave)
Chicago, IL 60613
(773) 871-3300



  • Wear your blue and gold and cheer on the Marquette University Golden Eagles basketball team! For more info, click "read more".
  • Rock those hurricanes.
  • Fridays and Saturdays -- $9 for Cajun Cuisine and Specialty Cocktails or Craft Beers during Live Music Nights ($30 Value). See for details.
  • Chips are very greasy, but salsa & guac are vegan. Hummus & grilled pita is also vegan and comes with pico de gallo on top. Service is incredibly slow, but environment makes it worthwhile.
  • If you are a Saints fan, there's no better place to watch the games. Who dat!?!
  • Sazeracs are awful...can't be a new Orleans themed bar and serve a shitty sazerac
  • Come back for the Pub Crawl March 3rd to benefit Special Olympics!
  • $10 for After Work Specialty Cocktails and Cajun Cuisine ($25 Value) -- See for more deals!
  • Laaaaaaaaaaame! Musicians should never book a gig here ever
  • The pub crawl is back - grab some great specials this Saturday, March 9th
  • I was very disappointed with the food. The menu promised flavor and spice but the food didnt deliver. It was bland & only had a hint of flavor that the menu promised. I dont think I will visit again.
  • For brunch the Cajun King is insanely good. Highly recommended. A wonderful mix of sweet, spicy and savory.
  • I'm goin' back some day; Come what may ...
  • A bit disappointed they deviated from the menu tasting from few weeks ago; touffe was watery, but still tasted good
  • Go for the crawfish boil
  • The noise can be unbearable. New chef, new menu. Worth the try.
  • Hurricanes are delicious!!!!!!
  • The servers are short staffed but they give their 100% effort to make your night enjoyable. Love the brunch, the quesadillas + the rock shrimp/calamari are awesome. the crabcake poboy is amazing!
  • I've had better jambalaya out of a Zatarans box, although some of the other food did look better. Also, slooooooow service.
  • $14 for After Work Specialty Cocktails and Cajun Cuisine ($25 Value) at Purchase this deal now from the site or our iPhone/Android app!

Nearby places

3733 N Southport Ave (btwn Grace St & Waveland Ave)
3763 N Southport Ave (at Grace St.)
1300 W Addison St (at Lakewood Ave)