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Chicago Loop Secret Food Tour

From USD 61.54
Highlights
  • Bring your appetite for generous tastings of Chicago's signature foods
  • Take a leisurely walk around the Loop in downtown Chicago
  • Learn from your guide about the city's history and food culture
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Chicago Loop Secret Food Tour
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Chicago Loop Secret Food Tour
USD 61.54
Overview
Stroll around the Loop with a guide, discovering Chicago's lively food scene, on this small-group walking tour. Learn about the city's history and culinary heritage from your guide as you stop at favorite local eateries for tastings of four classic dishes. Sample signature bites such as deep-dish pizza.
What to Expect
Make your own way to a centrally located meeting point to join your guide.

Start your food tour by snacking on hearty deep-dish pizza, and learn how Chicago’s pizza differs from others. Continue to a historic spot that serves up dipped Italian beef sandwiches, and then try a Chicago-style hot dog, traditionally accompanied by seven specific toppings (never ketchup). Nibble a savory and sweet “secret food” beloved in the Windy City, and top it off with dessert at the Art Institute of Chicago.

Along the way, stop into a bar that was founded in 1898 and survived the Prohibition era, see some of Chicago's renowned public art, and stroll through Millennium Park to see the famous Cloud Gate sculpture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lies from Viator, Lies from Secret Food Tours and Lies from the guide, Melissa

Booked this tour thru Viator based on their description of the food visits included AND on the fact that at the end the description on the Viator site it specifically said that admission to the Art Institute was included (a $25 value). It was not...More

Thank BrianaRene
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chicago Secret Food Tour

Melissa Sanders was our tour guide and she was wonderful. The tour's food along with the historical tour was fabulous. I would definitely recommend this tour to others and I will also take it when I visit other cities because it gave a great overview...More

Thank DianneL393
Nicolas J, Owner at Secret Food Tours Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Dianne for writing to us. We're happy to know that you had a wonderful experience in joining this tour. We'd love to see you again in our other tours in 26 cities now worldwide:)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
food food food and a tour too

i booked this tour directly with secret food tours. what’s great about these tours is that u experience the food the city is known for AND get a great tour about particular sites or stories of the city too! very knowledgeable staff. my fave was...More

1  Thank Fran S
Nicolas J, Owner at Secret Food Tours Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review Fran. We're happy to know that you've had a wonderful time exploring the city led by our guide Blair. We're glad that you've all enjoyed the dishes and food tastings you had tried. We'd like you to try also...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile
Excellent tour, lots of fun!!!

This was our 1st trip to Chicago and I did the tour with my 2 teenage sons. Blair was an excellent guide, very knowledgeable and fun. The tour was the perfect mix of food and architectural/city history. He kept both my teens interested. Which is...More

1  Thank Rob B
Nicolas J, Owner at Secret Food Tours Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thank you for joining us and for writing this amazing review, Rob. We're extremely grateful that you chose us to be one of your MUST DO in your family trip and that we were able to show you the beautiful city of Chicago and its...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Great Bachelor Party Tour

We came to Chicago from Louisiana and never been here before. We met Melissa on this great tour and left stuffed! She is very knowledgeable about history, architecture, art and food! Her suggestions on where to see next were great. Furthermore, I plan on returning...More

4  Thank Nicholas S
Nicolas J, Owner at Secret Food Tours Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you so much for writing this wonderful review. We're so happy that you enjoyed Melissa's tour, we will surely let her know about this review. We're really looking forward to see you again in our other Secret Food Tours - now in over 26...More

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Kathleen G
3 June 2018|
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Response from iliketravel2014 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know either... I'd suggest contacting the company and asking them directly. They may be able to shed some light on it.
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LeggyLawyer
2 May 2018|
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Response from iliketravel2014 | Reviewed this property |
Apologies for the delay replying. Didn't get notification of the question. Yes it is free entrance at the end and yes I don't think there would be much issue with walking as it is short distances between stops and we didn't... More
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