Bon Temps and Bon Appétit!
Did you know that New Orleans is considered one of the food capitals of the world? From classic Cajun and Creole dishes to creative fusion cuisine, this iconic city is a melting pot of flavors that has been tantalizing taste buds for centuries.
The rich tapestry of cultures that is New Orleans is known for its distinctive blend of culinary influences from around the world, which has resulted in an innovative and flavorful food scene. From the Spanish and French colonial eras to the Haitian and Vietnamese communities, the city's diverse cultures have contributed to its distinctive and iconic cuisine. With over 1,400 restaurants to choose from, it can be challenging to navigate NOLA’s eclectic food scene, but our expert local guides have already done the work for you!
“This tour was an absolute delight! The food was incredible and the guides were so knowledgeable about the history of the French Quarter. I would highly recommend it to anyone visiting New Orleans!”
What is the New Orleans Food Tour About?
The New Orleans Food Tour invites you on a journey of flavor, history, and culture through the streets of one of America's most iconic neighborhoods. Immerse yourself in the vibrant colors and sounds of the French Quarter, while savoring some of the most delicious food in the city. From classic Creole recipes to creative twists on Southern comfort food, sample the must-try dishes from a delicious blend of cultures that personify New Orleans.
What You Will See on This Tour:
Sample the authentic dishes of the French Quarter and learn the history of the famous neighborhood on this unforgettable tour where you will:
- Discover the history and tradition behind étouffée at Coronet
- Satisfy your sweet tooth with a beignet from Café Du Monde and learn the history behind these famous powdered sugar-dusted treats
- Taste the unique flavor of the spirited concoction known as absinthe at Old Absinthe House
- Savor the rich and complex flavors of jambalaya at Pat O’Brien’s
- And so much more…
Professional guides will take you on a culinary journey through the French Quarter's vibrant food scene, sharing fascinating stories and local insights along the way. Whether you're a seasoned foodie or just looking for a taste of the local culture, this tour is a must-try experience for anyone visiting New Orleans.
Join us for an unforgettable exploration of the French Quarter's food scene and taste the magic of the Big Easy!
"Food is the ingredient that binds us together."
Food tickets at each destination
Meeting point address: Meet your guide in front of Voodoo Authentica Inc. 612 Dumaine St, New Orleans, LA 70116
Duration: 2 Hours 45 Minutes
Parking: There are paid parking lots and meters around the meeting area
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December 1st 2023
"Craig was very knowledgeable and super fun!! Great tour!"
December 1st 2023
"Such a great tour and Craig was a great guide! So much fun and very knowledgeable!! Highly recommend ... "
November 26th 2023
"Our tour guide Rose was amazing! Very knowledgeable and engaging. It was the highlight of our trip!"
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Your ticket includes the culinary tastings at each establishment.
This tour is a walking tour.