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Book your tickets on the Tastebud Tours website. Simmply 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...more
Chicago, IL 60654
River North
+1 219-929-6648
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tour was fabulous starting from the selection of places to visit from the tour guide. Who was amazing she made sure everyone in the group felt comfortable and was so fun. I would definitely recommend it.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went on the 9th and had a blast! Tour guide Elizabeth was super knowledgeable and accommodating. The food was very yummy and you definitely get a good quantity and quality of it for your dollar. You also get some fun an interesting history along...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went on the 11/9 tour and had an absolute blast. Our tour guide, Elizabeth was informative and fun! And the food we sampled was amazing, definitely some of the best Chicago has to offer. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shane S
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Agi is an awesome tour guide! Great overview of all the good stuff. Deep dish, brownies, Italian Beef, popcorn, Fanny May, plus brats & sauerkraut. Only thing missing was a Chicago hot dog. Manageable, flat walking distance. Plus bonus visit to the CPL public areas...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2018

You should definitely take this tour if you have time to kill and you want to get a less touristy, more detailed feel for Chicago. I had no idea that popcorn was a thing in this city until I took this tour, and I don't...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We did the Worlds Fair food tour with Tiffany and the whole thing was amazing. The amount of work and research she did on the history was outstanding and answered a lot of questions beyond the pre-created material. You could tell TasteBud, Tiffany and Len...More

Thank Jordan S
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Agi was just awesome! Not only did she offer a wonderful gastronomical experience, but her knowledge of Chicago's history and architecture was remarkable! The restaurant choices and food portions were perfect. There were about 12 of us and she was always conscience of making contact...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend & I decided to try out this tour based on the positive reviews we read on Tripadvisor & we were not disappointed! Agi our tour guide was absolutely lovely & held our group together beautifully! There were plenty of restroom breaks along the...More

1  Thank Ash G
Reviewed 18 October 2018

We were visiting Chicago for a week from Australia, our first visit. We discovered in New York 3 years ago that we just love food tours, so we decided we needed to do one in Chicago! Our guide was Elizabeth, she was lovely, she was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank hornymull
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Elizabeth was our guide and she was very knowledgeable about the history of the food we ate and answered all the questions we had. It was a fun 3 hours with plenty of food to keep us full!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Amanda P
1 January 2017|
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Response from Valpo1974 | Reviewed this property |
We have experienced three Tastebud Tours. My personal favorite is probably the 1893 World's Fair Tour, because it's guided by Bertha Palmer, a lady of the times. The guide is totally into character, and the history... More
11 July 2015|
Response from Tastebud550 | Property representative |
Train or drive Come Hungry!
11 July 2015|
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yes no problem