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New Orleans Food Walking Tour of the French Quarter

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Find out what all the fuss is about on this half-day food tour of some of the best food in New Orleans' famous French Quarter! Food and History mixed together. Your PASSIONATE and KNOWLEDGEABLE guide will escort you to famous restaurants in the French Quarter, including a few commonly mentioned in cookbooks. You will sample a variety of authentic tastings. Depending on your food tour time, options may include, Seafood Gumbo at a Ralph Brennan's restaurant, Seafood or Short Rib or Brisket of Beef Po-Boys, Alligator Sausage, Muffuletta, Jambalaya, Creole Brisket in a pre civil war Creole restaurant, Pralines, Boudin beignets, Cajun Pork Rinds and stroll pass the famous Cafe du Monde. Learn about the rich legacy of fine food in the French Quarter and which hotspots to check out on your own later; you can even work with your guide to customize the tour to your interests. Referred to as Culture With A CulinaryTwist
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You'll start at
600 Royal St
600 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USAPlease meet your guide inside Roux Royale 600 Royal Street (corner with Toulouse)
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    French Quarter
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    Meet your guide in the heart of the French Quarter to embark on your three-hour walking tour of world-class restaurants and foodie venues. Wander the lively streets of the French Quarter and get an insider's look at the kitchens often seen on food shows and featured in cookbooks. Let your guide know the restaurants you're interested in checking out or perhaps ask your guide to recommend a personal favorite. Indulge in food tastings during your tour. You may have a classic gumbo as a seafood treasure, boudin beignets and other authentic nibbles. Popular New Orleans' cocktails are available for purchase like the distinctive Pimms Cup with a ' twist. Pimms originated in England, but the Pimms Cup cocktail was dreamed up in New Orleans. Your tastings are all included in the price of your tour and many feel these tastings add up to a meal's worth of food. There's a moderate amount of walking involved as you move from one exceptional restaurant to the next, so it's easy to work off the calories! Your 3-hour tasting adventure concludes in the French Quarter where you can keep exploring on your own or return to a favorite eatery on your own later for a sit-down meal!
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You'll end at
New Orleans School of Cooking
524 St Louis St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USAOr end near Supreme Court Building in the French Quarter
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Highlights
  • Gourmet tour of the French Quarter with all tastings included
  • Learn the stories behind the foods for which the city is known
  • Popular New Orleans' cocktails are available for purchase
  • Great introduction to New Orleans for food lovers
What to Expect
Make your way to the French Quarter, where you meet your group and a foodie guide for a walking tour of the historic neighborhood. Soak up the vibrant, bustling atmosphere of the French Quarter as you follow a route that links up a series of great gourmet destinations. The food and itinerary change daily to keep the experience fresh, but tastings may include seafood gumbo, muffuletta, jambalaya, Creole-style brisket in a historic restaurant, pralines, and boudin beignets. Request a restaurant that you’ve wanted to visit, or just explore the guide’s personal favorites, with the option to purchase classic New Orleans cocktails along the way. This foodie walking tour concludes in the French Quarter, close to some of New Orleans' top attractions.
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Departure Point
600 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
Duration
3h
Return Details
New Orleans School of Cooking, 524 St Louis St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
Inclusions
  • Food Tastings from various French Quarter restaurants & specialty Food Establishments
  • Fun and Knowledgeable Guides
  • Culinary Focus | #CultureWithACulinaryTwist
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic beverages, but available for purchase (over 21 yrs. of age)
  • Gratuities (15-20% recommended)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Please contact supplier before tour if you are vegetarian or have gluten allergies
  • Additional language may be available upon request, but are not guaranteed
  • A minimum of 1 person per booking is required
  • Please advise of any food allergies in the Special Requirements field at the time of booking.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Our tours go out with 16-18 maximum number of guests
  • We love what we do and look forward to your visit!
  • While we can not accommodate all food allergies and dietary restrictions, there may be substitutions for vegetarian, gluten free and no pork, with 24 hour advance notice. Please check your confirmation voucher to ensure it is noted.
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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This food tour was a heck of a lot of fun and our guide, Laurent, was fabulous. Highly recommended to get a good initial feel for Creole/Cajun offerings and the French Quarter!
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Great tour!! Ask when Laurent is the tour guide. He was simply awesome!!!!! Very informative and make sure you come hungry ... Lots of great food!
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We loved this tour! Our guide, Laurent, was amazing. He was so knowledgeable of the New Orleans food and culture. The food samples were awesome and were provided with history and background. It was great to taste so much of what New Orleans is known for—-and checked off many
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This has to be one of the best walking and eating tour I have ever taken. The food samples were great and the knowledge of the tour guide the tour a fantastic experience.
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Excellent tour by my tour guide Wanda. Very exuberant, knowledgeable about creole and NOLA culture. Wanda kept the group entertained while those 3 hours just flew by. Favorite food was the sausage and shrimp gumbo from red fish grill.
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Rush R
Bellevue, Washington
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A Great Tour
This food tour was a heck of a lot of fun and our guide, Laurent, was fabulous. Highly recommended to get a good
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Dick L
Birnamwood, Wisconsin
91
Great Personal tour
My wife and I had a personal tour with Laurent. He did a super job talking about the history of the French
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Vo A
10
Kristi was amazing
Kristi was amazing and knowledgeable. We learned a lot about the history of French Quarter and Cafe Du Monde and
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Ryan F
10
Had so much fun!
Great tour!! Ask when Laurent is the tour guide. He was simply awesome!!!!! Very informative and make sure you
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LAR
10
Fabulous tour!
We loved this tour! Our guide, Laurent, was amazing. He was so knowledgeable of the New Orleans food and
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AZJohn
Surprise, Arizona
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Fantastic tour
This has to be one of the best walking and eating tour I have ever taken. The food samples were great and the
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Giselle L
10
Animated & Knowledgeable Tour
Excellent tour by my tour guide Wanda. Very exuberant, knowledgeable about creole and NOLA culture. Wanda kept the
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Merran C
Pascoe Vale, Australia
181
Best tour ever!!
Absolutely fabulous!!! Our tour guide, Wanda, was incredibly informative, funny and made us all feel part of New
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Tony C
108
Food Tour on NOLA
My wife and I tool the tour with Wanda, what a fantastic tour great food, great people and the perfect location.
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Elinorta77
Palo Alto, California
20
Learned a lot about NOLA food
Tasted great food and got lots of recommendations for local restaurants for the rest of our visit. Our guide
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