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NOLA Soul Food

NOLA Soul Food
The Bayou: Southern Kitchen & Bar is a local restaurant that offers a creative take on classic New Orleans cooking. Young restaurateurs Cristian Duarte & Mo Taylor have brought a blend of traditional southern flavors and modern American cooking to create a unique take on Nola soul food.

Craft Cocktails, Comfort Food, and Live Music

Craft Cocktails, Comfort Food, and Live Music
The Bayou’s interior and atmosphere match it’s cuisine’s unique blend of creativity and comfort. Pick and choose a mixture of items to satisfy your different tastes, and share them amongst the table. Pair your meal with a perfectly mixed cocktail, or one of our many craft beers. Then, sit back, savor your meal, and enjoy some music. Dining at The Bayou is truly a one-of-a-kind experience in the Lehigh Valley.

OUR EXPERTISE

CRAFT BEER. We work with the finest local & national breweries. HIGH QUALITY FOOD. We have taken the time to source the best quality product we can deliver to you. Our passion is your reward. SERVING LOVE. Our team has one mission and that is providing our guests with the absolute best experience from the front door to dessert.

We are serving the following locations

We are serving the following locations
📍Easton Location Address: 64 Centre Square, Easton, PA 18042 📍Bethlehem Location Address: 702 Hawthorne Rd, Bethlehem, PA 18018

Indulge Effortlessly

Indulge Effortlessly
Life's fast-paced, and we get that. Enjoy the convenience of our delivery and pickup services. Whether you're craving a cozy night in with our delicious Southern cuisine or need a quick yet satisfying meal on the go, we've got you covered. Prefer dining out? Join us for a delightful dine-in experience, and don't forget to make a reservation to ensure your spot.
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CATERING

CATERING
We offer catering as well. We’re happy to cater your next gathering or company event by providing the same quality meal as if you were dining at one of our locations.

What our customers are saying

Check out our most recent reviews!

Service was good. Food was great. Ambiance was great. I liked the half open kitchen and seeing the servers put on final touches. Apple ginger ale cocktail was delicious as was all our food. Pulled pork po boy, shrimp and grits, corn meal scallops (special). The desserts were incredible. My kids were going cray cray, I was too.

David S.

David S.

What an awesome surprise - did not expect to have such authentic creole food so far away from New Orleans! Amazing brunch and great cocktails! The chicken and waffles was a standout!

Cristy G.

Cristy G.

This place really feels like we are at a New Orleans restaurant. We had the best fried green tomatoes! The pimento ranch took it to another level. The food is very tasty And the drinks were great too.

Ed V.

Ed V.

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