Your monthly guide to NOLA'S foods, drinks, music and more.
Please enter a valid email address
Southern Food and Beverage Museum

Southern Food and Beverage Museum

Southern Food and Beverage Museum

1504 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70113 [Map It]
(504) 569-0405

Neighborhood: Uptown/Garden District
Hours: Wednesday - Monday 11 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., Closed Tuesday
Free Off-Street Parking: No
Handicapped Accessible: No/Unknown

Attraction Information

Attraction Type/s:  Museum


The Southern Food & Beverage Museum (SoFAB) is a nonprofit living history organization dedicated to the discovery, understanding and celebration of the food, drink and the related culture of the South. While based in New Orleans, the Museum examines and celebrates all the cultures that have come together through the centuries to create the Souths unique culinary heritage. SoFAB also hosts special exhibits, demonstrations, lectures and tastings that showcase the food and drink of the South. SoFAB is a unique and comfortable space, reminding you of both your mother's kitchen and a country juke joint.

SoFAB features an exhibit for each of the Southern states, the curious and winding Galerie d'Absinthe, a top of the line demonstration kitchen, and the grand Museum of the American Cocktail. An attached restaurant with an historic 1850s bar provides a fun spot to grab a bite and to sip on a Sazerac!

Adults: $10.50 per person

Students (with ID), Military, and Seniors over 60: $5.25 per person

Children Under 12 (with an adult): Free

Group Rates and Activities are available upon request. Please contact for more information.

Monday Tour and 3 Course Demonstration Lunch: $45 per person. Contact

Southern Food and Beverage Museum
Southern Food and Beverage Museum Photos
(11 Photos)

Southern Food and Beverage Museum Video 1
 Purloo Southern Cuisine
Southern Food and Beverage Museum
or enter address
Zip Code:
Address: 1504 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
City: New Orleans
State: LA
Zip Code: 70113
Country: USA

Get Directions to Other Locations

Hotels Bed and Breakfasts
Newsletter Signup

Your monthly guide to NOLA's foods, drinks, music and more


View Gallery

See More

Sign Up
close button

Get the LOCAL Perspective!

Get travel tips, find hidden gems, and get insider information from the Official New Orleans Newsletter


close button

Thank You For Signing Up!

You are now subscribed to our New Orleans e-newsletter and we'll send you the news each month. You can unsubscribe at any time directly from any mailing.

Thanks again for your interest in New Orleans and best wishes for a memorable visit!

Things to See & Do | Travel Tools | Accommodations | Calendar | Media Relations | About NOTMC | Contact Us
Site Map | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Site Search | Meetings, Conventions & Group Sales | Doing Business in New Orleans

The Official Tourism Site of the City of New Orleans:
All contents © 1996-2016 New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation unless otherwise specified herein. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED