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The Original Mardi Gras walking Food and History Tour of the French Quarter

Quick Details

  • Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing and dress for rain or shine
  • Water and Restrooms are available on the tour. Eat! Drink! Enjoy!
Per Person

Learn about Mardi Gras from a Local

Each year guests come from all corners of the world to experience Mardi Gras in New Orleans! From the parades every day, to the historic French Quarter, to all the neon and beads of Bourbon Street, come party with Tastebud Food Tours, we have Mardi Gras daily!

We invite you, your family and friends to join us! You’ll experience the delicious Cajun and Creole cuisine, music and beautiful French Quarter.You’ll learn about Mardi Gras in 3 fun hours. Our local guides will provide the southern hospitality that New Orleans is known for. Our guides are simply the Best in Nola. It’s Mardi Gras year round at TasteBud Food Tours, Book the New Orleans Mambo Gumbo Food/History Experience before it sells out!

Laissez le bon temps rouler

Some of The New Orleans Restaurants you may visit, enjoy!

New Orleans Creole Cookery

You have to try the famous Gumbo YaYa at the New Orleans Creole Cookery. You haven’t experienced New Orleans until you’ve stepped into this iconic eatery, courtesy of A.J. and Anna Tusa of the famous New Orleans Tusa restaurant family. The Cookery promises new generation energy combined with the city’s most treasured cooking traditions in a setting that really speaks to the way people dine today.

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 tavern.

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 delicious po-boy, fully dressed, awaits!

Cornet Restaurant

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 jambalaya.

Tour Note

All Tastebud guests will receive food from each Tastebud food stop. Menu items vary, so come hungry!

PLEASE NOTE: We apologize, but at this time we cannot substitute food to support dietary restrictions or lifestyles including (but not limited to): vegetarian, vegan or gluten-free options.