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Taste Chicago Food Tour

Taste Chicago Food Tour

We’ll taste the best foods in Chicago’s Downtown Loop neighborhood on this food tour! You might recognize Chicago’s central business district from High Fidelity, The Blues Brothers or more recently, The Dark Knight. Explore Millennium Park and see landmarks like the Art Institute, the Old Marshall Fields building and Chicago Cultural Center with our enthusiastic guides while chowing down on great food.

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Tour Stops


Pizano’s Pizza

Roll up your sleeves and get messy with world famous gourmet deep-dish pizza here. These pizza pioneer family have been serving their pizza pie (the secret’s in the crust) for more than 60 years. Voted #1 deep dish pizza in Chicago by USA Today.

The Goddess and the Baker

With a fanatical focus on pastries and sweets, Goddess and The Baker serves dessert all day. From their layered rainbow cakes, cupcakes, creative cookies, and brownies, we hope that you’ll save room for something sweet! 

berghoffThe Berghoff

The oldest family-run establishment in Chicago opened in 1898 and prides itself on serving classic German “tradition with a twist” along with their own line of beers.

Special Note: From November 22 – January 1, the Berghoff will be replaced with the Billy Goat Tavern.


Chicago Kernel

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

8812137Al's Beef

You can’t go wrong with a classic Italian beef sandwich here. They’ve been serving these beef, gravy, giardiniera and pepper sandwiches since 1938.

Fannie May ChocolatesFannie May Chocolates

Try several different chocolates here and discover why they’ve been a Chicago favorite and household name since 1920.

Tour Information

  • Tours are walking tours, and run 6 days a week, starting at 11:00 am daily. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing and dress for rain or shine! This tour generally lasts 3 to 3.5 hours.
  • All Tastebud guests will receive food from each Tastebud food stop. Menu items vary, so come hungry! Vegetarian options are available – please let us know in advance. We apologize, but we cannot accommodate vegan or gluten free dietary restrictions.
  • Guests are welcome to to purchase adult (21 and over) or other beverages where available along the way of your Tastebud Tours journey.
  • The price of this tour is $55.00 and includes all food.
  • This tour starts at Pizano's Pizza at 61 E. Madison St., Chicago.

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