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Best in Chow: Chicago River North Food Tour

Highlights
  • Explore Chicago on foot, with food tastings to fuel you
  • Enough tastings to make for a full lunch
  • Learn about places you might like to go back to during your stay
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Best in Chow: Chicago River North Food Tour
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Best in Chow: Chicago River North Food Tour
US$ 57.00
Overview
Chicago's famous food scene is a huge part of its identity but finding the best of all the options can be daunting. Let a foodie-guide show you the way on this culinary-focused tour of the River North neighborhood. Fill your belly with six tastings of the famous cuisine and avoid waiting in any queues with skip-the-line VIP privileges.
What to Expect
Naturally, the meeting point for this Chicago food tour is Lou Malnati's pizzeria, where you'll get to know your guide and group and get your taste of Chicago's famous deep-dish pizza. This tour allows you to skip any waiting lines and sink your teeth into that piece of pie right away, which will fuel you up for the next 1.4 miles (2.2 kilometers) of walking. 

Learn about the origins of some of Chicago's famous dishes while you walk, a commentary often missing in do-it-yourself food tours. Your guide is well-versed in the history and culinary culture of each tasting you'll have over the next few hours. You'll also see some major landmarks as you try some Mexican street food, hot dogs, popcorn, roast beef, and other local specialties.
Reviews (44)
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Reviewed yesterday
Chowtastic

Had Terry as our guide. He was super knowledgeable, full of history and made the tour very enjoyable. Really liked the diversity in the food choices and liked the distance between visits to see the city and let the food digest. Would recommend this trip...More

Thank Shelly W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Super fun

Highly recommended. We had a large group with Luke as our guide. He spent personal time chatting with all of us while maintaining control of the large group. He shared a lot of history, funny personal experiences, and his love of Chicago. And, the Food...More

Thank Janet P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Awesome Best in Chow tour

We really enjoyed our tour with guide Luke. He was knowledgeable and gave us some great history on the city! Our favourites were the pizza and hot dog. Plenty of water provided at the stops. Portion sizes were good in that we were quite full...More

Thank al567067
Reviewed 5 days ago
More than just food!

The tour was very well commentated with history and awesome foodie stops along the way. I highly recommend this company :)

Thank UltSyd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Food tour great!

Our host and hostess knew so much about the area outside of food- enjoyed the facts info! The restaurant we did visit were good - 3 total... the others were Tea- Spices - EVOO- chocolate... all were awesome but wish we had more authentic Chicago...More

Thank Donna D
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