Dec. 7, 23–Chris Andrews / Bienville Bites Food Tour

Chris Andrews is the founder and CEO of Bienville Bites Food Tour in Mobile, Alabama and Taste of Fairhope Tour in Fairhope, Alabama. Chris was born in Mobile, Alabama and a graduate of Satsuma High School. In 2017, Chris combined his passion for food and history when he launched the first and only food tour in Mobile. Since then, Bienville Bites has been named the “Best Food Tour in Alabama”, awarded the “Certificate of Excellence” by TripAdvisor which is given to the top 10% of attractions worldwide based on excellent five star reviews and recently finished #2 in the “10Best” Food Tours for 2023 by USA Today. 


In the fall of 2020, Chris and his wife Laney launched the Taste of Fairhope tour giving people an opportunity to connect through food and drink on both sides of Mobile Bay. He is a 2019 graduate of Leadership Mobile, host of the Port City Plate Podcast, and is the author of “A Culinary History of Mobile”. Through these endeavors, Chris is passionate about connecting people to the city through food and drink while giving them experiences and stories to share with others.


He lives in Saraland and enjoys spending time with his wife Laney and three children, Audrey, Sawyer, and Carson.