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Cirque De Cuisine

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The Southern Food and Beverage Museum is happy to announce that the Cirque de Cuisine: A Kitchen Tour, will be taking place on Sunday, October 9, 2016 from Noon to 4:00 PM. Tour guests will enjoy a unique opportunity to view ten historic and beautiful private kitchens located throughout the French Quarter.

Kitchens on the tour range from Burgundy and Bourbon Streets, Governor Nicholls Street to Esplanade Avenue, and you are invited to stroll at your leisure. Small tastes of delicious dishes will be provided in each home by restaurants and wines and other beverages served to complement the dishes. Guests are also invited to browse Lucullus Culinary Antiques on Chartres Street where Patrick’s Bar Vin will pour a complimentary sparkling wine.

Small tastes of delicious dishes will be provided in each home by Compère Lapin, Trinity, Chef Paul Prudhomme’s Magic Seasonings, Grand Isle Restaurant, Salon by Sucre, Cane & Table, Primitivo, Brennan’s on Royal StreetChais Delachaise and more. Wine, beer and beverages will be provided by Faubourg Wines, Moises Fine Wines, Bin 428, Kobrand, Fleur de LA Imports, Classical Wines, Spirit Wines, NOLA Brewing, CoolBrew, Republic National and Southern Glazer's.

ADVANCED TICKET SALES HAVE NOW CLOSED, PLEASE PURCHASE YOUR TICKET AT THE DOOR. Check in and purchase tickets at the Bourbon Orleans Hotel of the New Orleans Hotel Collection where you may obtain your wristband and map and enjoy Becky’s Merlot Sangria, a special Cirque de Cuisine libation and a tasty bite. Tickets are $45 in advance, $35 for SoFAB/NatFAB Members, and $55 at the door.

If you have any issues with the ticketing software or would prefer to make your reservation on the phone, please call us at 504-267-7490 during the week or 504-569-0405 on weekends. Tickets may be refunded or exchanged up to 48 hours prior to the event. After 48 hours no refunds will be available.

Make it a Staycation!

The Bourbon Orleans is offering a very special “staycation” rate for this tour for SUNDAY night following the tour.  We know drinks are being served, and we encourage responsible drinking.  Guests can register by going to, and know that the rate offered is below anything found on Expedia or other online travel site.

Thanks to all of the restaurants, wine purveyors, and others who have contributed to this wonderful tour. Special thanks to our sponsors for supporting this event.

Later Event: October 11
Southern Food Heritage Day