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New Orleans' Original Cocktail Tour

Toulouse Street and Mississippi River, New Orleans, LA 70130
+1 800-233-2628
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History with a Twist! Enjoy a stroll through the streets of old New Orleans, visiting the homes of cocktails made famous in this city. Enter establishments that you might not see in your daily travels and hear their tales.
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  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Toulouse Street and Mississippi River, New Orleans, LA 70130
French Quarter
+1 800-233-2628

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bob is an excellent guide with an entertaining personality! I learned a lot about each establishment and the cocktails they are particularly known for and Bob made it easy by placing the drink orders for us as we looked around! He was very friendly and...More

Thank WengJiaMei
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bob was a wonderful guide! Very knowledgeable and fun. We had plenty of time to grab drinks and explore each stop. Highly recommended!

Thank Anne R
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Our cocktail tour doubled as a history tour. Sandi our guide had so many insights into the history of not only the cocktails but also the bars and hotels we visited but also the people who created the cocktails. Sandi was a joy to listen...More

Thank Kapper87
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Brian was tour guide and he was great. Very informative and funny. Put everyone at ease with his chat. To listen to the origins of the cocktails was amazing. Then to drink them....even better!!! He took us to two hotels and they alone worth the...More

Thank michael r
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Such a wonderful tour. Joe was amazing and has written a book about his knowledge of the cocktails in the Big Easy. Learnt so much and we were able to see things we may not have been able to without the tour. (The secrets of...More

Thank Angela R
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Bob was amazing!! We had a wonderful time and enjoyed every moment of our tour! Definitely recommend!

Thank tcrews01
AdrienneGLNOSC, Guest Relations Manager at New Orleans' Original Cocktail Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Bob has been doing a terrific job of mixing history and fun into one package. Thank you for joining Bob and Gray Line.

Reviewed 14 September 2017

Joe was fabulous tour guide...! You get the inside look at some of the oldest French Quarter Bars and their History... Most stops were High End Old School French Quarter. I would do it again in a heartbeat!

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 13 September 2017

There are almost as many reasons to take a cocktail tour of New Orleans as there are specialty cocktails to sample in The Big Easy, but here were mine: 1. Having a guide to navigate the Vieux Carre sounded helpful. 2. Combining a history lesson...More

Thank BlairGa
Reviewed 8 September 2017

My husband and daughter and I went on the cocktail tour with Bob over Labor Day Weekend. We enjoyed hearing New Orleans history while sampling delicious cocktails we never would have thought to order! Bob was an amazing host. The best tour in New Orleans!

Thank cybriner
Reviewed 5 September 2017

NOLA History With a Twist Visiting NOLA on a holiday weekend with both a big game and festival can bring out the best and worst in people. For us it was a much needed break from a tragic week of flooding. What should have been...More

Thank DocBillGalveston
French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living
lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
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15 September 2016|
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Response from Bobtuba | Reviewed this property |
Also 4 stops on our tour. That seems to be the standard.
Lauren L
11 November 2015|
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Response from TMSZ | Reviewed this property |
The tour included one drink per person at the start then you pay for drinks at each bar if you want ... we all had a strong buzz on by the end of the tour. We had a ball. Ask for Sandy if you can. She is older, and knows... More
Susan S
10 May 2015|
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Response from 492HappyTraveler | Reviewed this property |
I went back in Janaury and I think the tour started at 4pm. Be sure you get there promptly so you don't get left behind! You should have a lot of fun on this tour. Just make sure you and your boyfriend wear comfortable... More