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Tastebud Tours - Chicago Food Tours

Chicago, IL 60654
+1 219-929-6648
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USD 49.95*
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Famous Tastes of Chicago Food Tour
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Chicago Style Food Tour
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The Original 1893 Chicago World's Fair Food Tour
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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" 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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+1 219-929-6648
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This walking tour and sampling food around the Loop in Chicago was really good. The best was Pizano's pizza, and I really like that our tour guide Anna Lynn not only took us to sample food but also talk about the architecture, history of some...More

Thank brvancouver
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife has been telling me how good these food tours are, so this was my first time and it did not disappoint. I was impressed when Lynn the owner of the company was there to great us, he isn't at all the tours, but...More

Thank Scott L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family of 4 went on the Taste Chicago food tour today. Annalynn was very knowledgeable and entertaining. It was a nice small group-under 15-so she was easy to hear. The tour has a great combination of walking, quick stops and sitting down at stops....More

Thank Heather L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great time on our Taste Chicago food tour. Lynn, the owner, and Annalynn our tour guide were friendly and helpful. The tours are in small groups of 15 or less, making it a personal experience. We enjoyed the restaurants/shops both sweet and savory....More

Thank Cara C
TASTEBUDTOURS, Director of Sales at Tastebud Tours - Chicago Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time out of your day to let others know about the positive experience you had on our Taste Tours. Being a small family business, we greatly appreciate it. We're so happy to hear you enjoyed yourself and look forward to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently did Taste of Chicago Tour with our 2 grandchildren. Very yummy! Besides the pizza, brownies, Italian beef sandwich, mini cupcake, chocolates, and mini brat sandwich, we learned a bit of Chicago history, visited Millennium Park, and saw the first Chicago Public Library with an...More

Thank Murphysmom63
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a group of 5--some local residents, the rest former Chicago residents and a Canadian friend. The day began on the top floor of a private club with gorgeous views of the city and Lake Michigan. Our tour guide, Miss Bertha Palmer, aka Tiffany--was...More

1  Thank Elizabeth K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a small group on the tour, so we had plenty of time to ask our tour guide, Annalynn Keller, many questions. We got a dog "dragged through the garden", Chicago deep dish at Pizano's and finished up at a fine sweet shop for...More

Thank WalkMonk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I found Tastebud Tours on TripAdvisor and decided to do it, since my friends were at work and it was a lovely experience. Our guide Annelyn (probably misspelling it, sorry!) was great, she didn't take us Just for the tastings, but also gave us many...More

1  Thank Tatiana K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice tour and mostly great food but group was too big (was supposed to be 19 - but only 15 showed). Make groups smaller, charge us more and give the great tour guide more of a chance to talk versus counting to be sure we...More

2  Thank gogirls555
Reviewed 17 July 2017

My son and his wife gave us a gift for Christmas of this food tour in Chicago. What a great time we had! Our guide, Annalyn, was so knowledgeable about her city, and happy to share information with us. The food choices were great, and...More

Thank Susan C
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Amanda P
2 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
12 July 2015|
Response from Tastebud550 | Property representative |
Train or drive Come Hungry!
12 July 2015|
Response from Tastebud550 | Property representative |
yes no problem