Guided tour

New Orleans French Quarter Food Tour

4.8 / 5

12 reviews

New Orleans French Quarter Food Tour

From US$ 69 per person

Discover the best food in New Orleans with our 3-hour walking tour of the historic French Quarter. Explore the history and culture of the area with an expert local guide while tasting regional specialties at some of the best restaurants around.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Small group
Limited to 8 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Savor 6 delicious & unique food tastings with an alcohol component add-on
  • Experience storytelling through food
  • Hear from the food vendors themselves as they share their story
  • Sample New Orleans most unique, tasty, and trendy food
  • Eat your way through a flavorful neighborhood from a local’s perspective
Full description
Taste the traditional Creole and Cajun cuisines of New Orleans' French Quarter walking food tour. Discover the gorgeous Vieux Carre neighborhood, savoring the foods that made New Orleans famous, from oysters to po-boys to pralines. You will leave feeling like a true local. This culinary adventure stops at 6 classic New Orleans style food places, showcasing New Orleans culinary history. Between the food stops, your guide will narrate the quintessential history, culture, and food scene of the gorgeous Vieux Carre (“Old Square”) neighborhood. You will be seated at 4 different restaurants for sit-down food tastings, and 2 tasting will be conducted standing on the sidewalk. Admire the late 18th-century Spanish architecture, vibrant colors and elaborately decorated ironwork balconies and galleries, as you savor chargrilled oysters, a classic Nola PoBoy sandwich, cajun and creole cuisine, and more delicious NOLA food staples.
Includes
  • Live tour guide
  • Lunch
  • Food tasting
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Meeting point

    Our tour will meet outside Felix's Oyster House at 739 Iberville Street.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes

    Not allowed

    • Pets
    • Luggage or large bags

    Know before you go

    • Please let us know if you (or anyone in your group) has a dietary restriction (e.g. vegetarian, diabetic, allergy, etc.) when you purchase your tickets, all tastings are prepared in advance at each location, based on the information you provided to us at the time of ticket purchase
    • We do not offer vegan or gluten-free substitutions, if you are vegan or gluten-free please contact us before purchasing tickets
    • Please dress casually and wear comfortable shoes or sneakers
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.8 /5

    based on 12 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      5/5
    • Transportation
      5/5
    • Value for money
      4.4/5
    • Safety
      5/5

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    Awesome tour, got a little taste of all the famous foods from New Orleans... The tour was run well, we didn’t have to wait at any place, we walked right in and had a table waiting. Our guide Grace was fun and knowledgeable about the history of the food and the city. Would definitely recommend this tour to everyone.

    March 14, 2021

    Lisa did a wonderful job tell us about the area and the sampling of the different food.

    August 2, 2021

    Best Food Tour in the City! Lisa was amazing!

    July 31, 2021

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