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Tastebud Tours - Chicago Food Tours

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Address: Chicago, IL 60654
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Simply the Best Chicago Food Tour since 2009! The only Food Tour open all...

Simply the Best Chicago Food Tour since 2009! The only Food Tour open all year! Tastebud Tours is the Chicago Food Tour everyone is talking about! Tastebud has been selected as the "Editors Choice" and "The Best Chicago Food Tour" by The Chicago Traveler in addition to be featured on NBC News, ABC's 190 North, USA Today, WGN and WTTW. As if that's not enough, we are proud to say that we've been awarded the Certificate of Excellence from Tripadvisor for the last 7 years! Now that's tasty!

Unlike other Chicago Food Tours, Tastebud Food Tours is a progressive meal, not a small tasting tour. You can Shop on all Tastebud Tours! Tastebud Food Tours is the one and only Chicago Food Tour to offer all the iconic Chicago Foods! The Real Chicago!

Tastebud Food Tours offers delicious food tours through Chicago's historic neighborhoods. Each small group tour serves up Chicago's quintessential cuisine while visiting different specialty food shops and highly rated Chicago restaurants. The Taste Tour includes stops located in the Chicago Loop including Millennium Park and the Cultural Center. The Flavors Tour runs through the beautiful Gold Coast neighborhood including the famous Magnificent Mile. Visit one of Chicago's famous neighborhoods and eat your way through Chicago's Old Town. Ready to Tantalize all the senses, be sure to book Chicago's Original Taste of the Riverwalk/Architecture Food Tour,three tours in one! A one of a kind Chicago experiencebe sure to buy your ticket for The 1893 World's Fair Food Tour,you'll step back in time it's theater on the streets of Chicago! Running tighter on time but would still like to get a taste of Chicago? We'd love to have you join us on our shorter Underground Chicago Tour. Food varies depending on which tour you'd like to join but here's just a nibble of our offerings: Chicago Style Hot Dog, Pizano's famous Deep Dish Pizza, #1 Al's Italian Beef sandwich, the world famous Billy Goat Tavern (Cheezeborger, Cheezeborger, Cheezeborger!!), Chicago's oldest chocolate shop and the oldest restaurant in Chicago, The Berghoff. If you'd like to enjoy some famous foods of Chicago, Tastebud Food Tours is your ticket! Make sure to book your tickets early as we sell out!Tastebud Toursis the only Food Tour that operates year round, Monday through Sunday with the exception of holidays. . Enough food is served on each tour to be considered a nice meal. The Best Food Tours On the Planet since 2009, Come Hungry! Thanks!

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Great Food, Awesome Guide

In short, fantastic food in some really iconic places that show a great breadth of Chicago food. The guide, Annalynn, was absolutely fantastic! She knew so much of not only the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In short, fantastic food in some really iconic places that show a great breadth of Chicago food. The guide, Annalynn, was absolutely fantastic! She knew so much of not only the food but the history of Chicago and great places to go after. Couldn't offer a higher recommendation, especially for the price!

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Elburn, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

My girlfriend and I did one of the tours and it exceeded our expectations by far! We had a blast and would recommend everyone to do it. We went on the Flavors of Chicago Food Tour and our tour guide was Keith and he was tremendous. He knew so much about the history of the city and had many fun... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

My friends and I decided to book a food tour because it sounded like a fun idea that took up a good chunk of food, was reasonably priced, and would also cover the cost of a meal. What we received was the best bang for my buck I've ever received. We booked the Taste of Chicago food tour that included... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Tired of museums and shopping? Book a tour with Tastebud Tours and you'll be satisfied if you're a foodie, a history buff, an architecture fan, or none of the above! Annalynne was a fabulous guide and we sampled pizza, brownies, Italian beef, bratwurst and sauerkraut, coffee, candy and cake pops. The savory-sweet recipe left everyone happy. I've been on food... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We had originally booked Chicago style food tour, but it was cancelled that day, but they were very good about re-booking us efficiently and we ended up on the famous tastes of Chicago tour. The tour had a lot of food and showcased a lot of different restaurants and the guide was really entertaining and friendly with lots of great... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed the food tour with taste bud tours. Our tour guide Keith was full of fun facts about the food of Chicago as well as some of the architecture and history of the city . We walked away full from the food, and what we learned of the city. We would recommend this tour to anyone who wants... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

This was an awesome tour! Not only do you get to walk around Chicago and learn the history of some historic events and buildings - you get to eat while your doing it! Our tour guide was Johnson and he was friendly and informative. He knew the city and its history. It was a great way to spend 3 hours... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We took the Taste Chicago Food Tour today and it exceeded our expectations. Bring your camera as you also see other sights of Chicago like The Bean, the lion statues outside of art museum, beautiful breathtaking mosaics and stained glass ceiling in Old Marshall Fields building. Our tour guide, Annalynne, was extremely knowledgeable and personable which made for a very... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Just came back from this tour and WOW what a great experience! Not only did we visit and yes ate too much (arrive hungry otherwise you will be very full) at 5 chicago landmark restaurants but our guide gave us a historical tour as we walked around the city. We had deep dish pizza at Pizano's pizza, cupcakes at More... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Come hungry! You definitely get a taste of Chicago's finest when doing this tour and you won't be disappointed! The food from pizza to hotdog to chocolates and the famous cheezborger! All were very good and I loved the history behind it all! Would definitely recommend this tour!

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