French Quarter Tour: Private Food and Culture Exploration
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New Orleans
Embark on a private food and culture exploration of the French Quarter, discovering the history and traditions behind iconic New Orleans cuisine. Indulge in tastings, learn about the influence of Cajun and Creole cultures, and uncover the city's multicultural culinary scene.
Duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes
Cancellation: 1 day learn more
Highlights
  • Jackson Square - Your culinary tour of New Orleans starts where it all began ‘97 the banks of the Mississippi River. From here, you’ll witness the lifeblood of this region which brought new cultures, new influences and new ingredients to the USA through its ports.
What's Included
  • Provision of snacks
  • Guidance by a local English-speaking guide
  • Sampling of local food
What's Not Included
  • Additional food and drink, souvenirs, tips and gratuities for the guide.
Additional Information

Embark on a journey of taste and culture through New Orleans’ iconic culinary landscape in the historic French Quarter!

Begin your exploration at the French Market—the oldest public market in the nation—and learn about its Native American beginnings and modern-day presence in the NOLA food scene. You might even get to taste a beignet, a treat brought over by the French colonists from their ‘homeland’ and by Acadians in the 18th century.

Let your knowledgeable guide lead you through the winding lanes of the French Quarter, where Cajun and Creole flavors shape beloved New Orleans dishes like gumbo and sausages. We’ll delve into Louisiana’s farming roots and practices, tracing their connections to our African American and Caribbean communities.

As we traverse the culinary pathways of the Crescent City, we’ll engage with other immigrant-inspired cuisines, savor a trademark sandwich, and conclude with a sweet delicacy that intertwines both the city’s history and local farm-fresh ingredients. Bon appétit!

Location
523 St Ann St. #3318
Saint Ann Street
1850 House (Outside, in front of the entrance)
Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

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