The Bayou

New Orleans - style restaurant and bar with festive Mardi Gras decor

Get New Orleans’ favorites like gumbo, po’ boys, and oysters right here in Madison! The Bayou features an indoor courtyard decorated in an authentic Mardi Gras style, illuminated by hundreds of fiber optic stars, and surrounded by giant murals.

In addition to the traditional favorites, The Bayou also offers a variety of local foods, such as the delicious Cajun Cheese Curds, made with Westby yellow cheddar.

Be sure to check out their website for a schedule of events, including Trivia Night, Friday Fish Fry, and great live music! Or stick around Friday and Saturday nights, when The Bayou transforms into Club Voodoo!

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117 S Butler St
Madison WI 53703
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Regular Hours Sun: closed Mon - Wed: 11am - 2pm, 4pm - 9pm Thurs: 11am - 2pm, 4pm - 12am Fri - Sat: 11am - 2am