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Famous Tastes of Chicago Food Tour

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    Stop At: Pizano's Pizza & Pasta, 61 E Madison St, Chicago, IL 60603, USA

    Pizano's has been a family tradition serving 'World Famous Gourmet Deep Dish Pizza” for over 60 years.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Goddess and the Baker, 33 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60603, USA

    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.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Al's Beef, 234 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60604, USA

    Taste a classic Italian beef sandwich at Al’s Beef who have been making these famous Chicago sandwiches since 1938.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Chicago Kernel Gourmet Popcorn, 151 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60601, USA

    Chicago Style Popcorn that makes your stomach growl from just the smell! You might not leave with just your Tastebud sample.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: 144 S Dearborn St, Chicago, IL 60603, USA

    Stop at the famous Fannie May Chocolates. Try several different chocolates here and discover why they’ve been a Chicago favorite and household name since 1920!

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: The Berghoff Restaurant, 17 W Adams St, Chicago, IL 60603, USA

    The 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.

    Duration: 30 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    61 E Madison St, Chicago, IL 60603, USA
    Departure Time
    11:00 AM
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    17 W Adams St, Chicago, IL 60604, USA
    Inclusions
    • Visit 5-6 eateries -such as Fannie May Chocolates serving Chicagoans decadent chocolates since 1920.
    • Visit Pizano's - a family tradition serving 'World Famous Deep Dish Pizza” for over 60 years.
    • Dine at The Berghoff Restaurant - the oldest family-run establishment in Chicago, opening in 1898
    • Enjoy a meal from Al’s Beef who have been making famous Chicago Italian beef sandwiches since 1938
    • Lead by a professional tour guide
    • Entry/Admission - 144 S Dearborn St
    Exclusions
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
    • Gratuities
    • Parking: We recommend using the SpotHero app for half off parking. However, local garages are available near our starting location on Madison St.
    • Hotel pickup/drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • This is a walking tour, please be sure to wear comfortable shoes
    • Tours provides substitutions for vegetarians and those with shellfish allergies, but cannot make substitutions for any other food allergies (such as gluten-free, dairy-free, etc.) or food lifestyles choices (vegan, low-carb, etc.). Due to the fact that all tastings have been prepared in advance (based on information provided to us at the time of bookings) substitutions must be requested in advance with your ticket purchase. Please make a note in your "special request" portion at checkout
    • From November 22 until January 1, the Berghoff will be replaced with the Billy Goat Tavern.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • This tour will not be able to accommodate last minute changes
    • Most travelers can participate
    • 3 hour small- group walking food tasting excursion lead by a professional guide
    • You'll indulge in 5-6 of Chicago's quintessential staples while feeding your mind with intriguing and rememberable tidbits along the way
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    All reviews anna lynn spaetzle al's italian beef brownie deep dish pizza german sausage tasting tour fannie mae sliders great tour very knowledgeable tour guide cultural center highly recommend this tour to anyone historical information chicago pizza history lesson cupcakes
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Fabulous overview of the great tastes Chicago has to offer! Definitely come hungry, you will not be disappointed with the food included on this tour! You'll stop at Pizano's for some classic deep dish pizza, Al's for some hot Italian beef sandwiches, Goddess & the...More

    Thank 4TravellingWeals
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Our guide Elizabeth was very nice, knowledgable, and very laid back. a HINT if you're running late rushing to get there worried the tour may leave without you, you EAT that the place you start. lol.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Michael L
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Our guide Agi took us on a walk through the Chicago Loop giving us tons of history and a lot of good food offerings. She was very informative and very proud of the city she lives in. We definitely had a lot to eat. You...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank DORENDA P
    Tiffany Noelle J, Director of Sales at Tastebud Tours - Chicago Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dore- Thank you for taking the time to let us and others know of your experience with Agi on our Taste of Chicago Food Tour! We always recommend guests to come hungry on our tours- it's one of our goals to be sure that guests...More

    Reviewed 11 August 2019 via mobile

    We had a fantastic time on our tour with Elizabeth! Not only did we enjoy great food at all the locations, but she also gave us some history, pointed out landmarks and took us on a great walking visit of some of the city! Highly...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Ana S
    Tiffany Noelle J, Director of Sales at Tastebud Tours - Chicago Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Ana- Thank you for your kind review! Your recommendation for others to join us on one of our tours through the city is one of the best compliments we can get. Elizabeth is truly outstanding! We're thrilled that she is a part of the...More

    Reviewed 10 August 2019

    This was a great tour. It included not only the food but a tour of some other sights in Chicago in the food tour area which was a great bonus. Favourite food was deep dish pizza and brownies. Elizabeth was a wonderful tour guide. Very...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Conmic2017
    Tiffany Noelle J, Director of Sales at Tastebud Tours - Chicago Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Conmic- We're pleased to hear that you had such a fabulous afternoon out with Elizabeth. It is hard to beat both the pizza and brownies- we agree with you completely. Just thinking about them makes our mouths water. Being a small family business, we...More

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    18 October 2018|
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    Response from TASTEBUDTOURS | Property representative |
    I’m very sorry we do not offer a gluten-free options
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    stephanieh5011
    17 October 2018|
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    Response from 949kellir | Reviewed this property |
    Depends on the child's age. There's a lot of walking around through traffic - If it was me, I wouldn't take a kid under 14 - they might get bored. The food was appropriate. Now - if it was a serious foodie kid - go for it.
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    7 October 2018|
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    Response from billshaw22 | Reviewed this property |
    Ours began at 11 as I remember. Check with the web site to make sure.
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