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Bayou Smokehouse, Inc.

Bayou Smokehouse, Inc.



About Us

A Texas-Louisiana Restaurant and Bar. Good for groups, children, dog-lovers. Well behaved, leashed dogs welcome on our deck and in our courtyard. Live Music offered in the Courtyard every Tuesday evening during the summer. Walk-ins welcome. Table Service.

Cajun and Texas Cuisine as well as hand-cut Steaks, local Trout, char-grilled (never fried!) hand crafted Burgers, Design Your Own Salads and more. Fresh local in-season Produce from Clemmons Produce in Banner Elk. Children's menu available, Brunch served Saturday and Sunday. Family friendly atmosphere with free lawn games in the courtyard just off the large comfortable deck. Kids can play while parents relax! Wine Amnesty available ~ select any bottle of wine in the adjoining Bayou General Store and enjoy it in the restaurant at store shelf price.... no cork fee, no upcharge. The Bayou is a non-smoking restaurant. Friendly four-legged family members are welcome on the deck.

Shop and Play and Wine and Dine! No place like it in Banner Elk for family, food and fun! Texas-Louisiana cuisine, deck and fireside dining, free WiFi and dog friendly. Be sure to take advantage of ''Wine Amnesty'' in our adjoining Bayou General Store.


  • Texas-Louisiana cuisine
  • Deck and fireside dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Southern Family Restaraunt
  • General Store


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