Culinary Itinerary

When you take a trip to Baton Rouge, your taste buds get to be lucky passengers along for the ride! Baton Rouge is a foodie’s paradise, and you’re sure to leave feeling stuffed with some of the best food you can find. With culinary offerings ranging from your traditional Cajun and Creole fare to the flavors brought to the city by people who have made Baton Rouge their home, you’re in for a treat. Participate in a culinary experience you won’t find anywhere else or indulge in some of our most iconic dishes, as well as dishes deemed the best by Baton Rouge locals. Whatever craving you’re having, Baton Rouge is sure to satisfy! 



A trip isn’t complete without a hands-on experience, and here in Baton Rouge, many opportunities offer just that. Red Stick Spice Co. offers cooking classes in their state-of-the-art demo kitchen, conveniently located next to their shop so you can take home a taste of Baton Rouge, and Bites & Boards can help you build the best charcuterie board your future guests have ever seen. For those looking for more of a libations experience, you can take one of Blend Wine Bar’s sommelier classes or head to The Tipsy Librarian to learn how to create craft cocktails from home.


Louisianans love to eat, and there are some unique dishes we are proud to call our very own. See below for a list of iconic eats to add to your culinary bucket list on your next trip to Baton Rouge!


Exploring sips throughout the city is made easy with our Explore Baton Rouge Passes! Take yourself on a coffee tour around Baton Rouge with the Coffee Trail Pass or head to happy hour with the Libations Trail – whatever you choose, you’re sure to be in for a treat!


Get the best Baton Rouge has to offer by sampling it all! Our local distilleries and breweries, like Oxbow Rum Distillery and Rally Cap Brewing Co., offer tours of their facilities, and you can even sample some of their makes! Looking for a bite of something from every area of town? Red Stick Adventures offers a food tour where you’ll do just that while learning about the dishes and eateries that have shaped our city!


Sample it all at one of our breweries, distilleries or food tours!


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