Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Howe's Bayou

22848 Woodward Ave. (Nine Mile Rd.) Send to Phone
248-691-7145
The best of N’awlins-style cooking comes to the Motor City.
Your Opinion
Add your own review

Local Deals: 120 * 90

Cuisine
Open
Lunch Mon.-Sat., Dinner nightly
Open late
Features

* Click here for rating key

  • 3.5 star rating
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
3.5 rating over 3 reviews

Howe's Bayou Restaurant Review

: This Creole eatery is the most authentic N'awlins-style joint the Motor City has to offer. The narrow layout, neighborhood bar attitude and Mardi Gras color scheme combine to make fun-seekers feel right at home on the “bayou.” Of course, the real test is in the taste, and the andouille sausage po' boy is right on; so is the etouffée. Try the crawfish bisque, or the andouille-encrusted pan-fried oysters with Cajun rémoulade. We like the bread pudding and peach cobbler, too. As for libations, consider the Sazeracs, mint juleps and Hurricanes. A small but evolving wine list holds some well thought out offerings. Small-batch and single-barrel bourbons are available as well, as is beer, including artisan brews and traditional favorites not only from the Great Lakes region but also around the world.

User Ratings & Reviews for Howe's Bayou
 



RESTAURANT AWARDS 2016

Sign up to receive the 2016 edition of GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Issue, which will feature the Top 40 Restaurants in the U.S. and more.