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Itinerary
Naturally, the meeting point for this Chicago food tour is Lou Malnati's pizzeria, where you'll get to know your guide and group and get your taste of Chicago's famous deep-dish pizza. This tour allows you to skip any waiting lines and sink your teeth into that piece of pie right away, which will fuel you up for the next 1.4 miles (2.2 kilometers) of walking. 

Learn about the origins of some of Chicago's famous dishes while you walk, a commentary often missing in do-it-yourself food tours. Your guide is well-versed in the history and culinary culture of each tasting you'll have over the next few hours. You'll also see some major landmarks as you try some Mexican street food, hot dogs, popcorn, roast beef, and other local specialties.
Locations visited
Tribune Tower
Wrigley Building
The Magnificent Mile
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Overview
Chicago's famous food scene is a huge part of its identity but finding the best of all the options can be daunting. Let a foodie-guide show you the way on this culinary-focused tour of the River North neighborhood. Fill your belly with six tastings of the famous cuisine and avoid waiting in any queues with skip-the-line VIP privileges.
Highlights
  • Explore Chicago on foot, with food tastings to fuel you
  • Enough tastings to make for a full lunch
  • Learn about places you might like to go back to during your stay
  • Details about Chicago's culinary history from a foodie-guide
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Excellent & delicious!!

My mom & I went on this tour with Mark, our fabulous tour guide. The stories about the food, stops along the way and food itself was amazing! Mark is fantastic!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amazing!!!!

This was a fantastic tour...I loved all of the Chicago style food and Dave was very knowledgeable about Chicago history made the tour very interesting. I highly recommend. Thank You, Paula & Susie OKC

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great tour of Chicago and local eats!

We really enjoyed our food tour with Terry! He was friendly, ran the tour smoothly and had great knowledge of the city and the stops along the tour. It was the right amount of food (we were pleasantly full, but not stuffed). There was also...More

Thank Whitney P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Great Sampling of Chicago’s Classics

This tour was everything we’d hoped it would be! Our guide Luke was so informative and delivered a fantastic history lesson about each neighborhood and restaurant we stopped at. Great narrative, helped the group get to know each other and kept it fun despite a...More

Thank JillyMacCanada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Great food and great history lesson

I did this tour while in town for a girls’ weekend with my friend. Jessica S was a great tour guide. She clearly loved the city and it’s food and her enthusiasm is contagious. We sampled deep dish pizza, Italian beef sandwiches, hot dogs, popcorn,...More

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