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Drink & Learn

Vacherie Restaurant, 827 Toulouse Street, New Orleans, LA 70117
+1 504-578-8280
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Best Tour! Loved it, funny and informative!

I went to New Orleans for the first time from June 8-12th and I had no idea what to do, so I looked... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
PlanetKatie
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Dallas, TX
Highly recommended for a unique experience

Our group of 12 took the Drink & Learn "Cocktail Tour". Elizabeth is a fantastic storyteller with... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2017
small_souvenir
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Drink and Learn (formerly the Cocktail Tour)offers visitors two different ways to experience New Orleans. Who knew history could be so much fun? Join cocktail historian Elizabeth Pearce as she regales you with the story of New Orleans, its people, and culture using some of its most famous (and infamous) drinks. Whether you join her for The Cocktail Tour or a Drinking Experience, you will come away with a new appreciation for America’s most interesting city. The Cocktail Tour stops at some of the French Quarters notable landmarks including Jackson Square, the French Market and St. Louis Cathedral. While you stroll, you will savor four iconic drinks of the city. Additionally, Drink & Learn offers Experiences that are perfect for those who prefer their drinking to be climate controlled and who see no reason to walk with a drink when you can sit and sip one. Featuring historic images and vintage film footage, The New Orleans Experience takes visitors on an interactive journey through the city’s history, one drink at a time.You much be 21 to attend any tour or experience.
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Vacherie Restaurant, 827 Toulouse Street, New Orleans, LA 70117
French Quarter
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+1 504-578-8280

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Reviewed 5 July 2017

I went to New Orleans for the first time from June 8-12th and I had no idea what to do, so I looked up here some tours and events that got great ratings. Drink & Learn was one and I was glad I booked this...More

Thank PlanetKatie
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Our group of 12 took the Drink & Learn "Cocktail Tour". Elizabeth is a fantastic storyteller with lots of energy and a love for booze! All of the drinks come pre-made in a small cooker that you carry with you--and they're super delicious. I was...More

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Epearce1, Owner at Drink & Learn, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thanks for taking time to write a review. Glad you enjoyed it! Cheers! Elizabeth

Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

I signed up for this tour when another cocktail tour was sold out. I found this online somehow and quickly checked trip advisor. Thank you fellow reviewers! Joined Elizabeth at the bar at the start time and knew within 30 seconds that I would have...More

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Epearce1, Owner at Drink & Learn, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thanks for taking time to write a review. Glad you enjoyed it! Cheers! Elizabeth

Reviewed 14 March 2017

We spent several days in NOLA and took several different tours, but none was better than this one. Elizabeth loads you up with tastes of different cocktails while she teaches the history behind them (and in the process much of the history of NOLA). She...More

1  Thank littleredeft
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We did this the first night on NOLA. It was the perfect balance of tour, trivia, history, and delicious drinks! Elizabeth is knowledgeable, talented, and entertaining. Highly recommended!

Thank Alanna T
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Drink and Learn was an amazing experience. Elizabeth is knowledge and the experience is unique, I would highly recommend.

1  Thank millerj22
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Elizabeth was awesome! She is a great storyteller, organized and very thorough. An amazing way to learn history through drinking. LOVED this tour.

1  Thank Em B
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The format has already been covered in some of the other other reviews, so I won't go into that. What I will say, is that Elizabeth is very passionate about New Orleans and its culture--and this definitely comes across in her tour. Not only that,...More

1  Thank George G
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Elizabeth was very professional and did a great job conveying some of the history of the city with an introduction to several of NOLAs signature drinks. There were 16-18 people in our group, including a group of 10 bachelor party. We met at a local...More

2  Thank cs9999
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We were in town for a girls trip. We booked a tour with Drink and Learn and I was not disappointed. Elizabeth was very knowledgeable and fun. The set up and flow of the tour was perfect. It was a nice way to get oriented...More

Thank CAB_0407
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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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beach231984
29 March 2016|
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Response from Megan M | Reviewed this property |
About a mile. But you stop so often that really doesn't feel like it. The pacing is good and she is very accommodating.
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Brittany1908
15 March 2016|
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Response from MountainTopMelvin | Reviewed this property |
I looked them up on google. They sold the tickets right on their web site. You get email confirmation after booking.
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4 February 2016|
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Response from MountainTopMelvin | Reviewed this property |
No. They move around. That is the beauty of the tour. The tour leader has amazing stories for each place you visit with cocktails in hand. The bar is the start area of the tour where everyone gathers so that the tour... More
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