We are open Tue-Fri from 3pm-Late, Sat & Sun from 10am-Late
Happy Hour runs every day from 3pm-6pm and 10pm-close, and all day on Tuesdays
Brunch is served Saturday & Sunday from 10am - 3pm



We’ve got your cravings covered with Cajun specialties, fine seafood, hearty pastas and rotating nightly specials.
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Tuesday–Sunday: 3pm–Late


Our extensive southern menu delivers everything from fried chicken to benedicts, plus a Build-Your-Own-Bloody-Mary bar.
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Saturdays & Sundays: 10am-3pm


Beer, wine, well drinks, pitchers, and a plethora of tasty snacks - all at a discounted price!
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All day Tuesday
Wednesday–Sunday: 3pm–6pm & 10pm-Late


Bayou on Bay is a family-owned and operated business, located in the heart of downtown Bellingham since 2007. Specializing in Cajun/Creole and Southern cuisine, Bayou on Bay is the perfect choice for anyone looking for a satisfying meal and a refreshing drink.

Open Tuesday through Sunday, our menu boasts a wide selection of dishes ranging from Cajun specialties to seafood, always using locally sourced ingredients when possible. Weekend brunch, a Bellingham favorite, is served every Saturday and Sunday from 10am until 3pm along with our legendary Build Your Own Bloody Mary Bar.

Our spacious, 2-story restaurant is family friendly, welcoming all-ages at all times. The Bayou Bar is 21+ and features a rotating list of hand-crafted cocktails, infused liquors and local and imported beer and cider on draft – plus a great happy hour from 3pm-6pm on Wed, Thu, and Sun, every night from 10pm-close, and all day long on Tuesdays.

Next door, the Bayou Annex Bar is open Thursday-Sunday and is the home of our rotating artist gallery and monthly events like Bingo Night hosted by local non-profit organizations, and live music.

Our biggest party of the year falls every February during Mardi Gras. Mark your calendars now - Tuesday, March 4, 2018!



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We support local, non-profit organizations. If you are seeking a donation, please tell us a little bit about your event and we will get back to you.

Please note: This is not a reservation system. If you would like to make a reservation to dine in the restaurant please call (360) 752-2968.

Bayou on Bay
1300 Bay Street
Bellingham, WA

Hours of Operation:
Tuesday thru Friday: 3:00pm – Late
Saturday & Sunday: 10:00am - Late

(360) 752-2968