Start your visit to the Crescent City with the ultimate food tour of the French Quarter. From po-boys and pralines to gumbo and Cajun favorites, some of these recipes date back to the 18th century!
- Duration: 3 Hours
- The price of this tour includes all food
- If available, guests are welcome to purchase adult beverages/cocktails (21 and over) along the way
- Shopping is allowed at locations (if available)
- This tour starts in front of the “Head to Toe” fashion shop located at 816 Decatur St, New Orleans. A Tastebud Tours sign will be in the window to confirm you are at the right address.
- Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing and dress for rain or shine
Flavors of the French Quarter
Whether you’ve got one, two or three days in the Crescent City, start with the ultimate food tour, Tastebud’s 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 five 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 show you around the French Quarter, inspire you with interesting pieces of history and fun facts, and treat you to the classic tastes of the Big Easy!
The lunch bell ringeth! Savor the day!
New Orleans Restaurants
This restaurant was previously a Spanish armory before it started serving classic Creole dishes in an elegant setting famous for its rich history and delicious food. Come taste delicious red beans and rice, a NOLA favorite. Taste dat!
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.
Court of Two Sisters
With the only daily jazz brunch in town, Court of the Two Sisters is famed for its beautiful wisteria-blanketed courtyard and soothing fountains. This history-rich, two centuries old restaurant is a must-see for any new visitor to the Crescent City. Take a stroll through the famous courtyard, then enjoy a delicious New Orleans muffuletta at the Court of the Two Sisters po-boy shop.
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!
Experience the local flavor and legendary taste at the Cornet Restaurant, home of the largest balcony on Bourbon Street! Located on the corner of Bourbon and St. Peters streets in the heart of the French Quarter, Cornet serves authentic Cajun and Creole cuisine inspired by the cradle of jazz. The restaurant was founded by the family who gave Louis Armstrong his first horn, a cornet. The menu has been designed to celebrate the sounds and flavors of New Orleans. Get your tastebuds ready for Famous Crawfish Mac and Cheese. You may want to purchase a special drink for this balcony experience!
All Tastebud guests will receive food from each Tastebud food stop. Menu items vary, so come hungry! We CAN provide substitutions for vegetarians and those who have shellfish allergies – please let us know in advance. We apologize, but we cannot accommodate vegan or gluten-free dietary restrictions.