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Riverbend Carrollton Secret Food Tour in New Orleans

From US$ 93.77
Highlights
  • Small-group food tour of the Carrollton Riverbend area
  • Eat your way through one of New Orleans’ most historic neighborhoods
  • Sample classic and contemporary dishes vetted by locals
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Riverbend Carrollton Secret Food Tour in New Orleans
From US$ 93.77
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Riverbend Carrollton Secret Food Tour in New Orleans
US$ 93.77
Overview
Get a taste of authentic New Orleans cuisine as you also learn about the city's culture on this 3-hour small-group tour of the Carrollton Riverbend neighborhood. Sample local specialties such as catfish and crawfish as you make your way with a guide through some of New Orleans’ most interesting areas.
What to Expect
Make your way to a central meeting point on Maple Street in New Orleans. Meet your guide and a small group of 12 people or fewer and head straight to a hole-in-the-wall po’ boy shop beloved by locals. Get your sandwich “fully dressed” to fuel the rest of your trip.

Next, get a taste of New Orleans culture at a local artist’s shop, whose work is prominent throughout the city, before continuing to a spot serving up broiled oysters and contemporary crawfish for a twist on classic Nola dining. Stroll down a hip stretch of Magazine Street and take in the sights along your way.

Complete your tour at Carrollton Cemetery.

Please note: Notify tour provider of allergies, specifically shellfish, upon booking.

This tour typically includes:
  • 1946-style catfish
  • Crawfish Au Gratin
  • Oysters Almandine
  • Boudin Balls
  • NOLA French pastry
  • Mystery bites
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Reviews (28)

1 - 5 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fried oysters are the best

I had a wonderful day out with Donnean on the food tour of the riverbend area. Donnean arrived looking very stylish and proceeded to give a wonderful tour of the area. I loved the catfish poboy , but most of all the fried oysters! There...More

Thank 755dah
Nicolas J, Owner at Big Easy Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for a very positive review and recommendation about our food tour and amazing guide, Donnean. We're so glad you had a great time with her tour and loved the the food we served. We're looking forward to see you again in our other...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018
Great Time!

Donnean, the tour guide, is a one-of-kind person. She is thoughtful, funny, and intelligent. She mixes history and humor together for an awesome night out. My favorite resteraunt was Cooter Brown's because they served delicious fried catfish poboys. I enjoyed every other resteraunt as well....More

1  Thank hmatha
Nicolas J, Owner at Big Easy Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you very much for writing this amazing review and recommendation. We're extremely happy that you had a great time with Donnean's tour. Please let us know when you are coming back so we could give you a discount, see you again soon in our...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile
Challenging to find—4 stops

The positive points: doneen was energetic The neighborhood was interesting and different Cooter Brown’s had great po boys The meeting spot was challenging to find. On my tour, two of us had taken taxis, & one a streetcar two hours earlier to make certain they...More

2  Thank jennyseinert
Nicolas J, Owner at Big Easy Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Hi, Thank you so much for your comments on New Orleans, we appreciate customer feedback and are always looking to improve and refine our tours. You are the first person who had a challenge finding the meeting point, but we will keep an eye on...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Great Walking Tour!

Donnean was a great, energetic and entertaining host! We were able to sample some great food that was definitely new to us. Enjoyed every minute of it!More

4  Thank Tanya D
Nicolas J, Owner at Big Easy Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

Hi Tanya, thank you so much for this nice review! We are so delighted that you had a great time with Donnean. Please come again and visit our other Secret Food Tours - now in over 20 world-wide cities. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 31 May 2018
Fantastic walking tour of a truly local neighborhood

A fantastic walking tour of a bunch of fabulous eateries in Riverbend/Carrollton. Fried catfish poboys, boudin balls, crawfish, bread pudding, and classic NOLA cocktails. Our guide was gregarious and energetic, with endless stories about the neighborhood, and the history of the food. Highly recommended!More

4  Thank jeffbyrnes
Nicolas J, Owner at Big Easy Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Hi Jeff, thank you so much for joining us and for writing this amazing review! We truly appreciate that you recommend us to others. Please come again and visit our other Secret Food Tours - now in over 20 world-wide cities. We hope to see...More

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