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05/22/2019 ~ 05/28/2019
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Doctor Gumbo's New Orleans Food History & Tasting Tour

Use code TASTE7 for 5% off when you book online.

New Orleans consistently reigns on top for the tastiest and most eclectic cuisine in the country. Popular dishes like gumbo, muffulettas, poboys, and pralines celebrate Creole and Cajun culture and history at its finest. Now it's your turn to "take a bite" out of NOLA's tastiest tradition, food! Head out with other foodies on a laid-back walking tour through the French Quarter visiting historic restaurants, discussing classic recipes, and of course, tasting a full range of Crescent City cuisine!

Activity Highlights
  • Food-focused walking tour of 6 top culinary destinations
  • Learn the history of New Orleans restaurant family dynasties
  • Sample dishes like gumbo, Creole brisket, muffulettas, pralines, and more
  • Explore Creole restaurants, sandwich shops, hot sauce bars, artisanal candy stores & more

Duration: 3 Hrs.

What's Included
  • Food from 6 different restaurants and/or specialty shops
  • Narrated walking tour
What to bring
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Weather appropriate attire
  • Sun protection: sunscreen, hat, sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Umbrella and poncho in case of rain
Restrictions
  • There is a dress code at some venues so tank tops (for men) are discouraged.
  • There are no gluten-free, pork-free or vegetarian options available. Please notify in the comments below of any food allergies (not aversions) in the comment box.
Additional information
  • This tour features a set menu and does not have a gluten-free, pork-free or vegetarian option. However, please notify us of any food allergies (not aversions) in the comment box.
  • Tour has a max of 20 people per group or guide.
  • The total distance of the tour is approximately one mile.
  • During warmer months, we recommend that you wear lightly colored clothing; caps/hats and umbrellas are also suggested.
  • Tour goes rain or shine.
  • Although not required, it is appreciated and encouraged to tip your tour guide.
Cancellation policy

Customers that cancel at 24 hours prior to their arrival date will receive a 50% refund minus a $5 service fee. Customers that cancel after the 24 hour period will not be eligible for a refund. Tour goes out rain or shine. However, if weather is unfavorable and the guide calls off the tour you may be rescheduled for a later time/date or a full refund will be issued. Customer may make changes to the reservation without any fees as long as it's outside the 48 hour cancellation period.

Location
310 Chartres Street, New Orleans, LA

Doctor Gumbo's New Orleans Food History & Tasting Tour

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Verified Traveler Reviews

Highly recommended!
about 1 day ago
Our guide Ben was great, we tasted some awesome food and learned so much about the history of New Orleans. This was our second time taking this food tour and we would do it again!
Catherine w
Miranda Reese
about 5 days ago
Ben is the BEST tour guide ever! This was the second time I took this tour! He is very knowledgeable and very friendly! I would highly recommend this tour! The food is awesome! I also feel that the tour takes you all across the French Quarter!
Miranda R
Said exactly what it was
about 7 days ago
It was wonderful. Lindsey was great. She's full of knowledge & she went at a pace good for the group.
Pamela B
Excellent and delicious food tour
about 3 months ago
Dr. Gumbos food tour was informative, fun and delicious! My group enjoyed the tour guide, the food and being able to explore the various flavors that make up New Orleans!
Corynna LaFrese