Our Riverbend Carrollton Food Tour

New Orleans

Big Easy Food Tours

When you come and take the Riverbend Carrollton Food Tour in New Orleans, you'll eat as if you lived here.

  • You begin with a catfish po boy, possibly one of our most quintessential bites
  • Oysters with a garlic almond sauce.
  • Our Secret Bite is a secret.
  • Cajuns made Boudin, Creole's refined it and it's all good.
  • Our bakers date back to the French and Hungarian traditions, have a bit of something sweet.
  • If you think every cemetery in New Orleans is haunted. You ain't wrong. Join us at the end of our walk.

If you choose our upgraded cocktail package:

  • The Hurricane, our fruity and fabulous signature drink
  • The Fresco Margarita, a New Orleans favorite
  • The Sazarac, a New Orleans historical favorite.

Please note: the itinerary is subject to change, based on the locations availability and weather.

Why The Riverbend Carrollton?

Riverbend Carrollton New Orleans

This area is yesterday, today and tomorrow. We walk alongside the spirit of Mahalia Jackson here. Everyone has lived here and everyone still does. You may spot a famous artist or hear a whisper of music from a rehearsal. This area is as old as time and as young as spring.

Many tourist don't make their way out here, but we don't give tours, we give you our hearts and a full belly. Easy to get here, easy go get back to your hotel. Just click your heels three times or jump on the streetcar.

What style housing you want to see... we got it. Shotgun, Creole, Greek Revival. Cooter browns has been here since the 40's and they were not alone.


How to book a tour with us

A few customers have experienced their cards being declined, if this happens don't worry - just contact your bank or email us with the date and time of the tour, and how many adult/children tickets at contact@essor.co.uk and we can send you another payment link.

*Please note if you are using a special promo code then enter it in the "Voucher Code" section before you select the amount of tickets you would like to purchase*

Great news! New Orleans has added more evening tours, so whether you're here for a convention, off to the Sugar Bowl, or visiting for Mardi Gras, there's a tour to fit your itinerary. The schedule does vary, so please check the calendar for tour times.

If you already have booked your tour but want to add the cocktail package contact us by email nola@essor.co.uk.

It's easy! You can book tickets online here. We will send you the meeting place details the day before the tour. Our culinary tours lasts 3 to 3 and a half hours and they involve a fair amount of walking, so be sure to bring comfortable footwear. Your guide will stay with you throughout the whole tour and will make arrangements to accommodate any special dietary restrictions. PLEASE, email us about your food needs prior to the tour, if unable to do so, PLEASE inform your guide at the meeting location before the tour starts. And don't forget to bring a camera! You will want to remember these great places for when you come back to New Orleans!