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New Orleans: Afternoon Food History Tour

1. New Orleans: Afternoon Food History Tour

Explore the French Quarter on a guided food tour with up to 9 food tastings – and about 1.5 miles of walking to burn it off. Experience the flavors of New Orleans and learn about the local culture along the way. Meet your guide in the French Quarter and cross the lively Vieux Carré (Old Square) to your first stop: SoBou, part of the acclaimed Commander’s Palace enterprise. Relish in their rustic, Cajun-style gumbo served with warm potato salad. Head to a popular hot sauce bar to sample dozens of hot sauce varieties. Continue to Leah’s Pralines and sample a Creole classic or the new bacon pecan brittle. Visit NOLA Poboys and hear about seafood harvesting in Louisiana before biting into a freshly fried catfish po-boy. Then, experience another New Orleans original, the meaty Muffuletta sandwich, and savory boudin balls. Next stop: the Creole Cookery. Here, tuck into some red beans and rice before finishing your tour with a dessert of bananas foster bread pudding.


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What people are saying about SoBou, New Orleans

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 222 reviews

Loved this tour. Our guide was so knowledgeable and fun. Would recommend to any and every one going to New Orleans for the first time or 100th time.

Beth was very good and engaged...loved her! Each food sample was very good and could taste the authenticity in each bite!

Loved it! Beth was so good- very funny and super knowledgeable! Definitely something to add to your itinerary!

The food was fantastic and we loved learning how it came to be.

Enjoyed our guide and it was very informative and fun