Tik-Tok food influencer Keith Lee recently shared a video with his 15 million followers, unveiling his top eight food stops of 2023. Surprisingly,In a close competition with Houston, New Orleans claimed the coveted No. 1 spot, surpassing major culinary hubs like New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago. Known for his engaging content, Lee's TikTok channel features taste-testing adventures across the country. He has a penchant for discovering hidden gems, often choosing smaller, underrated restaurants to showcase on his platform, with the goal of boosting their visibility. Notably, his on-the-go dining experiences are frequently captured inside his car.
In his most recent culinary journey, spanning five months, Lee traversed the United States, meticulously ranking each food stop along the way. The top honor, however, went to the vibrant city of New Orleans. What set New Orleans apart from the culinary giants? According to Lee, it was the city's exceptional customer service that secured its top position. In a close competition with Houston, New Orleans emerged victorious, leaving an indelible mark on the taste buds of the renowned food influencer. As Lee continues to guide his followers through the diverse flavors of the nation, his endorsement is sure to draw attention to the culinary delights that New Orleans has to offer.