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Food History Tour

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  • Visit up to 7 locations
  • Stop at a restaurant that predates the American Civil War
  • Get a chance to know about the old & new recipes
Chefs are the new rock stars and this tour is a delicious journey through New Orleans and Louisiana’s rich culinary history! Down here we’re passionate about eating, so along with your guide you will visit up to 6 locations: classic Creole restaurants, neighborhood sandwich shops, hot sauce bars, artisanal candy stores and more. Once inside you’ll sample different foods that represent the breadth and diversity of our culinary heritage: dishes like gumbo, Creole brisket, muffulettas, poboys, pralines and much more.

We cover New Orleans’ various restaurant family dynasties, we discuss recipes old and new, we visit restaurants that pre-date the American Civil War, we recommend places to eat and places to shop. When possible the chefs come out to visit the groups and discuss their influences and passions. And with so many dining options in New Orleans, why not try 6 different places in one fell swoop?!

The 3-hour walking tour is conducted at a leisurely pace and with small groups. Most of the restaurant stops feature fully stocked bars if you’d like to enjoy a cold beverage (adult or otherwise!) during the tour.
what’s included
  • Professional Guide
  • Tasting of 8 different food items
what's excluded
  • Gratuities
Tour details
Availability Available Daily
Duration 3 hours
Tour Type Private Tour
Age Requirement 5 +
guiding method Live guide/instructor
Guide Language English
Starts/Ends New Orleans, LA, USA/ New Orleans, LA, USA
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The tour is conducted whether it rains or shine. There is a dress code at some venues so tank tops (for men) are discouraged. Please notify Doctor Gumbo Tours of any food allergies (not aversions) during check-out.
Cancellation Cancellation for this product is free up to 48 hours before the chosen start date - full refund will be given.
If cancelling less than 48 hours before the chosen start date no refund applies.
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