Cocktail History Tour in New Orleans

The oldest stand-up bar, birthplace of the Grasshopper, and more!

Quick Details

When: 5pm-8pm daily

Where: Tiki Tolteca (above Felipe’s Taqueria) – 301 N. Peters Street, New Orleans, LA (entrance on Bienville Street)

Extra: We go rain or shine. All cocktails are vegan-friendly. Total distance of the tour is approximately one mile, so wear your fancy shoes if you want to! Must be 21+

Join Doctor Gumbo Tours on a journey through New Orleans’ historic and fascinating history of cocktails, and sample them along the way. Belly up to the oldest stand-up bar in the country, find out where the Grasshopper was invented, get the real scoop on absinthe, learn the origins of the Sazerac and discover hidden gems where locals have been imbibing for centuries. Each stop will feature a historic cocktail prepared by multiple award-winning mixologists, and your guide will give you the history behind them! Expect to visit 4 venues including SoBou, the Bourbon O Bar and Tujague’s!

The last bar, under the direction of the most published author on cocktail-related books in the world, is a Mecca for craft cocktail enthusiasts and features live, local music at 8pm!