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Our tour guide told us about this place while on the bus. It was not near any place we were... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2018
Jenn R
Barrie, Canada

Great selection! Good customer service. And the place smells wonderful. Has many different types... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
Pompano Beach, FL
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16 Oct 2018
“cool place”
23 Sep 2018
“Awesome ”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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1512 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60610-1308
Near North Side
+1 312-274-0378
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Reviewed 17 October 2018

Our tour guide told us about this place while on the bus. It was not near any place we were stopping but a few of us wanted to check it out so she told us how to get here. We were not disappointed! This is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jenn R
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Great selection! Good customer service. And the place smells wonderful. Has many different types of paprika, Mexican oregano, beautiful building and signage

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lemon737
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

I finally was able to visit the store in person. I have ordered on-line for several years. The spices are exceptional with hard to find quality spices readily available. The in store experience was exceptional. All of the staff were extremely helpful, friendly, and patient....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AfishnamedArthur
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

In first discovered this place when I lived in Chicago. It’s not a very large place, but it does have a lot to choose from. Each of this shop’s spices are organized into groups. The shop is well-organized and he people are incredibly knowledgeable about...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ProfessorCha
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I stop by every time I am in Chicago to see what's new and to stock up on family favorites and gifts. Never disappointed. I love the way that my senses are engaged by the aroma of so many spices. Fun to take my niece...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank sbm606
Reviewed 17 June 2017

This Spice House was one of the stops on our recent Chicago Food Planet tour. What a treat! We learned about spices (cinnamon and pepper in particular) and smelled and tasted our way through the store. Fabulous!

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Annette Y
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Fun spot to try and buy delicious unique spices! Prices were decent and not out of line! If in the area would definitely stop again and if not I would make an online order!

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank 503alyssag
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Merchants of exquisite spices! The Spice House has been around since 1957 starting with location in Milwaukee! There are a total of five locations! Patty and Tom (owners) are second generation Spice Merchants! The Wells St location is in Old Town Chicago! This is a...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank mpg0815
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This place is our excuse to come to Chicago....we need a Greek town seasoning refill...along with cinnamon, freeze dried corn, candied ginger and whatever else we can agree on. Great service, the staff is friendly and very knowledgeable on spices and seasonings for ingredient and...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank johnjunior34
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I absolutely fell in love with The Spice House on my first visit to Chicago. It is located in a lovely neighbourhood, only a short cab ride from downtown. Spices are to die for - Back of the Yards is my favourite. Incredibly helpful staff......More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Karly V
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