Quick info
What to expect
Meeting point
Ask a question
Food & winery tours

New Orleans food history tour

Availability: Daily, 1.00pm - 4.00pm
Duration: 3 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Bite into a Louisiana Po' boy, sample a bit of classic Creole brisket and more
  • Hear about the culinary history, family dynasties and influences of New Orleans cuisine
  • Stop by six different locations during the tour, including hot sauce bars and artisanal candy stores
What to expect

If you're a self-proclaimed foodie obsessed with history and culture, this New Orleans food history tour is absolutely perfect for you. This three-hour walking tour brings you to six different locations and introduces you to mouth-watering Creole cuisine, including classic dishes such as gumbo, brisket, beignets and pralines. Try other local staples such as Italian-inspired muffulettas and the classic Louisiana Po' boy.

Not only will you taste the different foods and flavors representing the city's gastronomic heritage, you'll also learn the history behind them and--if you're lucky--might even have the chance to chat with the chefs about their culinary influences. A few of the six stops on the tour will also have a fully-stocked bar, in case you'd like an adult beverage to accompany your Po' boy!

Read more
What's included
  • Stops at six different venues
  • Ten dishes/samples (also water at most places)
  • Local guide
What's not included
  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)

SoBou Restaurant - 310 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70130

What to remember
  • Tours run rain or shine, and are conducted at a leisurely pace
  • This tour offers a set menu, which does not include gluten-free, pork-free or vegetarian options. Guests are asked to notify tour provider of any food allergies during check-out
  • Cancellation policy: Full refund issued if cancelled more than 24 hours prior to start time. No refunds issued if cancelled within 24 hours of start time
Read more
  • Everyday from 1.00pm until 4.00pm
Read more
Doctor Gumbo Tours
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.

You might also like

Food & winery tours

Gear up for possibly the most fun walking tour you've ever had! This three-hour cocktail history tou...

£ 56
Bus tours

Experience the timeless beauty of South Louisiana in a custom built swamp boat. Native guides will r...

£ 40
Walking tours

New Orleans’ Cemeteries offer more than beautifully ornate tombs - they are steeped in history. Crea...

£ 24
Food & winery tours

Satisfy both your appetite and intellect with a four-hour New Orleans food and cocktail history tour...

£ 103
Segway tours

On this three-hour New Orleans segway tour, you'll have the chance to experience everything the Cres...

£ 59
Bus tours

Take an eye-opening look into American history at a prominent plantation home located on the Mississ...

£ 53
Segway tours

Don't miss out on this New Orleans evening Segway tour, where you'll be able to glide around the Fre...

£ 52
Cruises and boat tours

Experience the beauty of New Orleans at night on board this romantic dinner and jazz cruise. Enjoy c...

£ 67
Walking tours

New Orleans has been referred to as "the most haunted city in America." On this nighttime walking to...

£ 21
Pub crawls & bar tours

We took the most raunchy ghost stories, combined them with seedy haunted bars, and put them in a two...

£ 24
£ 56