Frequently Asked Questions

These are some of the most frequently asked questions that we hear from our guests. If you do not find your question below please contact us below.

How much food is served on the tour?

Our taste experience will serve enough food to fill up most participants.

What if I have dietary or allergy restrictions?

When you purchase your tickets, you will be given the option to let us know of any dietary or allergy restrictions you may have. Please let us know in advance so that we can better serve you.

What happens if it rains?

Our tours will be rain or shine. Complimentary ponchos will be provided for all of our guests. In the rare event of severe weather, we will personally contact you. Please know that guest safety is our number one priority.

Is parking available near the starting location of the tour?

Yes. There are several free parking lots nearby along with free curbside parking in downtown Mobile on Saturday’s.

Is alcohol served during the tour?

No, but you may purchase a drink of your choice throughout the tour at several of our tasting locations. A to-go LoDa cup will be provided so that you may walk the tour with that cup.

Are private or corporate events available?

Absolutely! Upon request we can accommodate any event from birthday parties, family reunions, conventions, corporate events, and more.

How much walking is involved?

Tours last 3 hours. We will walk at moderate pace throughout the tour, we will also stop at six tasting locations throughout the tour for 15-20 minutes each time.

Does the tour guide accept gratuities?

Gratuities are not mandatory but are greatly appreciated. The standard gratuity in the service industry is 15%-20%.

Are bathrooms available during the tour?

Yes, bathrooms are available at selected tasting locations.

Can I shop during the tour?

We ask that you refrain from shopping during the tour so that we can stay on schedule for our food tastings. We are scheduled to arrive at our tasting locations so the food is freshly prepared for our guests.

Do I need to purchase a ticket if I’m not eating?

Yes, all guests must purchase a ticket to participate in the tour.

Where does the food tour start?

Upon purchase of your ticket you will receive the exact information of our starting location along with the address for your convenience.

Do I have to purchase tickets in advance? Can I pay cash?

All tickets must be purchased in advance through our website using your credit/debit card.

Are gift certificates available?

Yes, gift certificates are available by calling (251) 406-8008 or by clicking here

Is the tour wheelchair or stroller friendly?

Yes, the route we take through downtown Mobile is wheelchair and stroller friendly.

Are children allowed on the tour?

Absolutely! We love for children to experience the food and history of Mobile. Parents, who know their children best, should decide if this tour is appropriate for the ages of children you have.

Are we just tasting food on the tour?

Our tours are not just a food tasting but a cultural experience. We talk and tell stories about the history of Mobile, food, and culture and tie them together in a fun, informative experience.