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Lower Garden District Food Tour

Rated 4.83 out of 5 from 12 reviews.New Orleans, United States

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Experience hosted by Josh

3 hours
Includes food
Up to 4 people
Hosted in English

What you'll do

This Lower Garden District Food Walking Tour showcases the award-winning restaurants as well as a trendy neighborhood with beautiful architecture, curving streets, and old-world NOLA charm!

The tour takes place right at the foot of Magazine Street, NOLA’s greatest shopping destination, with six gorgeous miles of every type of shop, restaurant, and bar you can imagine. This tour features America’s most famous bologna sandwich, meal-sized gourmet donuts, and a mix of flavors from Korea, Mexico, and more!

You'll experience 5 unique New Orleans style dishes from award-winning restaurants, hear storytelling through food – an unforgettable historic & cultural experience, learn from the food vendors themselves as they share their story, try New Orleans most unique, tasty, and trendy food, and leave with a full belly & mind as you eat your way through a flavorful neighborhood from a local’s perspective.
This Lower Garden District Food Walking Tour showcases the award-winning restaurants as well as a trendy neighborhood with beautiful architecture, curving streets, and old-world NOLA charm!

The tour takes place right at the foot of Magazine Street, NOLA’s greatest shopping destination, with six gorgeous miles of every type of shop, restaurant, and bar you can imagine. This tour features America’s most famous bologna sandwich, meal-size…

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What's included

  • Food
    All food samplings are included with your ticket. You will have the opportu...
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Meet your host, Josh

Host on Airbnb since 2019
  • 12 Reviews
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While I was on a six-hour historical tour my stomach began to grumble as the guide pointed out some delicious food spots. It was then that I had an “aha moment.” I decided to include my favorite food places on a history and culture walking tour, so folks wouldn’t be hungry while discovering the city!

I want my tours to tell the story of the neighborhood through its food and the people who prepare it. The rest, as they say, is history. I've been giving tours for over 7 years in multiple cities. So when you join one of my tours, you can rest assured you'll be in expert hands as you taste your way around the city!
While I was on a six-hour historical tour my stomach began to grumble as the guide pointed out some delicious food spots. It was then that I had an “aha moment.” I decided to include my favorite food places on a history and culture walking tour, so folks wouldn’t be hungry while discovering the city!

I want my tours to tell the story of the neighborhood through its food and the people who prepare it. The rest, as they say, is history. I've been giving tours for over 7 years in multip…
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Where you'll be

This three-hour walking tour includes five tastings at different establishments (subject to change).

You'll stop in at Bon Appetit's 'Best New Restaurant in America', sample from the world's first Creole Taqueria, drop in for a bite at a revered Jewish-Italian deli with outrageous flavors, taste the new styles of fusion Korean BBQ, grab a homemade doughnut, and more!

Rated 4.83 out of 5 from 12 reviews.

Megan
March 2020
Just a note, Josh is not the tour guide, I'm not sure why advertises it as Josh; in any case, the tour guide was Grace and she was fantastic. It was exciting getting to go to new places I would not have picked out for myself. We got to tour the lovely historical district and even got to try some delicious fresh fruit straight off the trees. It was lovely meeting people from different backgrounds as well, a great tour and good value.
Just a note, Josh is not the tour guide, I'm not sure why advertises it as Josh; in any case, the tour guide was Grace and she was fantastic. It was exciting getting to go to new p…
Hannah
November 2019
Our guide didn’t seem like she’d done much research about the area or what she was telling us about. She had a few personal stories, but we did quite a bit of research on our phones while on the tour to find answers to things she couldn’t answer or hadn’t looked into. However, the food was really great. Everything we tried was really delicious. If you’ve already done a kind of standard New Orleans food tour, this is a cool way to try some really delicious creole-inspired dishes from other cultures.
Our guide didn’t seem like she’d done much research about the area or what she was telling us about. She had a few personal stories, but we did quite a bit of research on our phone…
Paul
October 2019
Great tour with visit to some amazing food stops. Had great fun with the other guests and the tour flew by even though the weather was a little drizzly
Steve
October 2019
A great way to discover some “locals only” food that you would never find otherwise. Also, there’s some interesting history about the neighborhood and the city.
Chuck
October 2019
This food tour of the Lower Garment District introduced us to several food venues I probably would not have found on my own. Our guide was personable and authentic and our group was lively and good natured. I enjoyed the variety and the insights from our friendly and approachable guide.
This food tour of the Lower Garment District introduced us to several food venues I probably would not have found on my own. Our guide was personable and authentic and our group wa…
Hallie
September 2019
The food was AMAZING! I tried food I definitely wouldn’t pick for myself but none of the food options were less than extraordinary.

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

More tips

Tour will run rain or shine.

What to bring

Comfortable walking shoes