Welcome to Bayou

For world class live music, New Orleans inspired cooking, and that laid back Big Easy vibe, there's only one place in Washington DC to go. Located at 2519 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, just steps from the Foggy Bottom metro, Bayou brings together the award winning cuisine of executive chef Rusty Holman, hand crafted New Orleans cocktails, and a rotating line-up of both local and national recording artists. With two funky floors of dining and dancing, Bayou suits any occasion.

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Featured Events

Midnight Snack

Friday, July 10th at 10:30pm

The musical brainchild of Berklee college of music alums John & Mike Johnson, Midnight Snack updates old school psychedelic rock with the introduction of modern synths. Don't miss the the only band with the distinction of playing a glockenspiel on the Bayou stage!

Penguin Gentry

Saturday, July 11th at 10:30pm

Featuring a cool fusion of funk and rock & roll, Penguin Gentry returns to Bayou for two sets of classic covers, deep grooves, and off-the-cuff improvisation.

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