Residents and Visitors Get Great Deals on Meals August 1 – 31


St. Tammany Parish, [July 27, 2023] - Prepare your taste buds for a month-long culinary extravaganza as Visit The Northshore proudly presents the eagerly awaited 2023 Tammany Taste of Summer event. From August 1 to August 31, 2023, residents and visitors can savor the finest flavors of St. Tammany's vibrant food scene while enjoying exclusive deals at participating restaurants. This mouthwatering celebration, accessible through, offers an exquisite array of prix-fixe menus and caters to all budgets.

Now in its sixth year, Tammany Taste of Summer exclusively showcases the culinary excellence of St. Tammany's restaurants through their carefully crafted pre-fixe menus, creating an unforgettable dining experience for patrons.

"Tammany Taste of Summer is a celebration of our parish's rich culinary heritage,” says Donna O’Daniels, President and CEO of Visit The Northshore. “The event allows restaurants of all price points to participate, providing something delectable for everyone's palate and budget."

The participating restaurants for this year's event are a testament to the thriving food scene in the area. Notable establishments like Del Porto (Covington), Pat Gallagher’s 527 (Mandeville), Deanasco Restaurant & Bar (Slidell), and Tchefuncte’s Restaurant (Madisonville) are just a few of the exceptional venues offering inventive prix fixe menus and other exclusive dining discounts.

New restaurants that opened on The Northshore this year – including Valencia Restaurant, which features Spanish-Cajun fusion in Covington, and Odelia Café, boasting a chic atmosphere with a European flair in Mandeville – are also getting a chance to shine during Tammany Taste.

A full list of participating restaurants and their menus can be found at No matter which place they choose, diners can expect dishes bursting with true Louisiana flavors and fresh ingredients.

Tammany Taste of Summer not only delights food enthusiasts but also presents an invaluable opportunity for restaurant owners and chefs to flourish. The event boosts revenue during a typically challenging time of the year for the industry and fosters positive economic impact for St. Tammany Parish.

The English Tea Room & Eatery in Covington has participated in all six years of Tammany Taste. Owner Jan Lantrip said, “We are so happy to be a participating restaurant again this year! Hats off to Visit The Northshore for this incredible opportunity. It really goes to show how much they've got our back when it comes to supporting local tourism businesses and facilitating growth in our parish.”

Participation in the Tammany Taste of Summer program is free for restaurants and they can still sign up to join the program.

While out enjoying the flavors of Tammany Taste of Summer at restaurants across St. Tammany Parish, diners are encouraged to share their photos for a chance to win gift cards to participating restaurants. To submit photos, visit and use the image collector tool. Gift card winners will be randomly selected throughout August.

"The culinary scene on The Northshore has always captivated the interest of residents and visitors alike,” says Katie Guasco, Chief Marketing Officer at Visit The Northshore. “With Tammany Taste of Summer, August becomes the month of indulgence as our talented chefs prepare their kitchens with the best flavors of the season. We invite everyone to join us on this gastronomic journey, exploring new places and rediscovering old favorites."

Visit to browse the deals of this extraordinary culinary celebration. Unveil the flavors of St. Tammany Parish and experience a dining event like no other!



About Visit The Northshore:

Visit The Northshore is a Destination Marketing Organization dedicated to marketing and promoting St. Tammany Parish as a highly desirable destination for visitors and thereby increase the economic impact of tourism on the area. Through various initiatives and partnerships, they aim to enhance the experience of both residents and visitors, ensuring a memorable and enjoyable stay in this picturesque region.