The National Food & Beverage Foundation is a nonprofit educational and cultural organization based in New Orleans dedicated to the discovery, understanding and celebration of food, drink and its related culture and folklife in America and the world.

The Southern Food and Beverage Museum is home to several entities: The Museum of the American Cocktail (MOTAC), SoFAB Research Center, Deelightful Roux School of Cooking, National Culinary Heritage Register, and Nitty Grits Media Network. NATFAB continues to grow into the nation's most comprehensive cultural institution studying food and drink.

Visit Us!

 Hours of Operation  

Thursday - Monday 11am-5pm

Closed Tuesdays & Wednesdays 

For up to date information on Holiday hours & Special events please check out our public events calendar or visit us on Instagram 

1504  Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.

New Orleans, Louisiana 70113


Adults: $12

Military: $9

Students: $9

Seniors: $9

Children Under 10: Free

Digital Guide

Explore the Southern Food & Beverage Museum with our digital guide on Bloomberg Connects, the free arts and culture app. Our guide takes you behind the scenes at SoFAB, our favorite works at home–or anywhere, anytime!