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The Original New Orleans Seafood and History Food Tour

New Orleans is the #1 food destination in the USA. The question is, are you hungry for it’s delicious seafood?! If your answer is YES then it’s time to book Tastebud Tour’s Original New Orleans Seafood and History Food Tour. Take an unforgettable stroll through the streets of the Cresent City immersing your taste buds in some of the best seafood NOLA has to offer while your professional guide shares stories behind it’s iconic cuisine. Come Hungry!

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Located in the heart of the French quarter, Tujague’s celebrates 160 years of serving Creole cuisine. Get ready to enjoy their famous dishes, Shrimp Remoulade and Goat Cheese Crepe served with an unforgettable Chardonnay Creole Cream Sauce. A true Tastebud delight! Drink specials are available for purchase.

Court of Two Sisters

With the only daily jazz brunch in town, Court of Two Sisters is famed for its beautiful wisteria-blanketed courtyard and soothing fountains. This history-rich, two-centuries-old restaurant is a must do for any first-time visitor to the Crescent City; enjoy a stroll through the famous courtyard. Get ready to treat your ‘buds to some Creole Seafood Gumbo. Local brews are available should you want to enjoy one with your tasting. Local brews are available for purchase!

The Old Coffee Pot

Classic Cajun and Creole cuisine has been the calling card here since 1894. We’ll try the Shrimp and Crab cake that Guy Fieri featured on Diners, Drive-ins and Dives. Additionally Chef Dustin has a serving of Miss Pearl's Famous bread pudding that has been made the same way for 50 years!!! A real Tastebud delight!

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 Orlleans.

Get your taste buds ready for delicious Alligator and Blackened Catfish. You may want to purchase a special drink for this Balcony experience!

New Orleans Creole Cookery

You haven't experienced New Orleans until you've been to New Orleans Creole Cookery!Launched by A.J. and Anna Tusa of the famous New Orleans Tusa restaurant family, the New Orleans Creole Cookery boasts a spark of new-generation energy, presenting some of New Orleans’ most treasured cooking traditions in an innovative setting that speaks to the way people dine today. Famous Char-Grilled Oysters await your taste buds, a taste experience you’ll always remember, you’ll want more! A full bar is available if you'd like to pair with a beverage.

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. You’ll surely be ready to end this tour on a sweet note! We'll give you a special surprise to take along with you once your tour is over!

Tour Information

  • Tours are walking tours, and run 7 days a week, starting at 2:00 pm daily. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing and dress for rain or shine! This tour generally lasts 3.5 hours.
  • All Tastebud guests will receive seafood from each Tastebud food stop. Come hungry! Please note: Vegetarian options are NOT available on this tour. We apologize, but we cannot accommodate vegan or gluten free dietary restrictions.
  • Adult guests (21 and over) are welcome to purchase cocktails where available along the way of your Tastebud Tour journey.
  • The price of this tour is $74.50 and includes all seafood.
  • 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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Special Promotion

Guests who book the Original New Orleans Seafood and History Food Tour by April 30, 2018 will receive a free copy of Signature Tastes of New Orleans: Favorite Recipes from our Local Restaurants* as our way of celebrating New Orleans' 300 years!  Thank you for visiting New Orleans!

*Subject to availability while quantities last