Flavors of the French Quarter

Whether you’ve got one, two or three days in the Crescent City, start with the ultimate Food Tour, The Tastebud Flavors of the French Quarter. This is it! Walk and eat your way through the streets of the French Quarter!

This guided Tastebud food tour walks to visit 5 tasting locations in the historic French Quarter. All food tastings (more than enough for lunch) are included in the Tastebud ticket price.

Our guides on the Flavors of the French Quarter Food Tour will entertain you with the sites of the French Quarter, amaze you with fun facts, and fill you up with some of the classic tastes of the Big Easy!

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Tour Stops

Red Beans and Rice


This restaurant was previously a Spanish armory before it started serving classic Creole dishes in an elegant setting famous for it’s rich history and delicious food. Come taste delicious Red Beans and Rice, a NOLA favorite,Taste dat!

Laura's Candies

Laura’s Pralines and Candies

Nestled in the historic French Quarter, the Creole pralines and hand-dipped chocolates here are made fresh daily with recipes that date back to the 18th century. New Orleans’ oldest candy store is still going strong.

Little Vic's Muffaletta

Little Vic’s Rosticerria

is where you’ll enjoy a traditional Muffaletta sandwich on homemade bread. Escape the noise and crowds of Bourbon Street by taking a short walk down to 719 Toulouse Street and experience a beautiful and peaceful Creole Courtyard!


Nola Po-Boy

A local favorite, located in the heart of the French Quarter, dishing out some of the best seafood and po-boys in New Orleans! A hot roast beef po-boy, fully dressed, awaits!


Cafe Fleur De Lis

Cafe Fleur De Lis is continuing the tradition of Southern Cooking.Located in the heart of Historical French Market, Cafe Fleur De Lis is offering a great example of Southern Cooking experience get ready for a Tastebud delight the Famous Shrimp and Cheese Grits!

Tour Information

  • Tours are walking tours, and run 6 days a week, starting at 11:00 am daily. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing and dress for rain or shine! This tour generally lasts 3 to 3.5 hours.
  • All Tastebud guests will receive food from each Tastebud food stop. Menu items vary, so come hungry! Vegetarian options are available – please let us know in advance. We apologize, but we cannot accommodate vegan or gluten free dietary restrictions.
  • The price of this tour is $56.00 and includes all food.
  • This tour starts at 816 Decatur St, New Orleans. The area in which you will be meeting is called ‘The Shops at the Colonnade’, which is part of the French Market complex.

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