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Famous Tastes of Chicago Food Tour

  • Take a walking food tour of Chicago
  • Enjoy six tastings at local eateries
  • Stop at some of the city’s iconic locations
Famous Tastes of Chicago Food Tour
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Famous Tastes of Chicago Food Tour
Discover Chicago’s food, history, architecture and culture on this 3-hour, small-group walking tour. Try six of the Windy City’s quintessential staples from local restaurants and specialty food shops like Pizano’s Pizza and the Berghoff, the oldest family run-establishment in Chicago. Taste local favorites including deep-dish pizza,  Chicago Italian Beef Sandwich and chocolates from Fannie May, just to name a few. Along the way, see and learn about the historical, cultural and architectural components that make up this legendary town.
What to Expect
Get ready to take a stroll and taste some of the best foods Chicago’s downtown has to offer! The Fabulous Quintessential Culinary Tour of Chicago explores Chicago’s central business district, the Loop, home to many of Chicago’s famous buildings, restaurants, and Millennium Park.

You’ll enjoy 6 food tasting stops (enough for lunch) all of which are included in the ticket price. Your walking adventure will visit (subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances):

  • Pizano’s Pizza has been a family tradition, serving “World famous gourmet deep dish pizza”, for over 60 years. The best in Chicago!
  • The Goddess and the Baker— Enjoy a chocolate dessert from this local bakery and cafe. Specializing in desserts all day, this unique spot also offers gourmet coffee, breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  • The Berghoff is oldest family run-establishment in Chicago. Opening in 1898, it now serves Chicagoans, ‘tradition with a twist’, as well as classic German favorites and their own line of beers. Special Note: From November 22 until January 1, the Berghoff will be replaced with the Billy Goat TaverN
  • Chicago Kernel - Chicago Style Popcorn that makes your stomach growl from just the smell! You might not leave with JUST your Tastebud sample!
  • Taste a classic Italian beef sandwich at Al’s Beef, who’ve been making these famous Chicago sandwiches since 1938.
  • Fannie May Chocolates has been serving Chicagoans decadent chocolates since 1920.
  • Visit the Chicago Cultural Center, home to the world’s largest Tiffany glass ceiling. (Note: Chicago Cultural Center is closed for some special occasions and most holidays). Learn about landmarks like the Art Institute of Chicago, City Hall, Willis Tower, Daley Plaza and more! Get a glimpse of Chicago’s famous Millennium Park and “The Bean” as we walk by.
Be sure to come hungry!
Reviews (101)
1 - 5 of 33 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Good guide, varied food

A nice walking tour through the streets of Chicago and eating your way through it. From sliders at the Billy Goat Tavern to subs. Candy to pastry. Pizzas. Good food and company. Well worth the trip.

Thank frugalarnie
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great way to spend a few hrs.

Great taste tour as well as a great walking tour with some history thrown in too. Elizabeth was a very knowledgeable tour guide. Also met lots of interesting people on the tour.

Thank Sue J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fun Food Tour

We were in Chicago for the first time. We love doing food tours and this sounded like a good one to do. We visited 6 food places plus a couple tourist places along the way. We had delicious deep dish pizza, one of the best...More

Thank Carol J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
In Chicago for 48 hours -

Love food tours. This was our first time in Chicago and we wanted a little bit of flavor and history of the area. We chose this tour as it had some variety. Our tour lady Susie was really nice and informative. Loved the Pizza stop...More

1  Thank Kelli R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Met new friends from Arizona, Minnesota and California!

This tour was fun and informative. We enjoyed the food, the historical information and our fellow tour participants. Our tour guide Elizabeth was knowledgeable and enthusiastic. Highly recommend!

Thank sharon1227
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David B
7 October 2018|
Response from billshaw22 | Reviewed this property |
Ours began at 11 as I remember. Check with the web site to make sure.
11 August 2018|
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You can purchase beer at the last stop.
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