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Chicago Brew Bus

4832 West Eddy Street, Chicago, IL
(773) 340-2739
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Ranked #99 of 300 Activities in Chicago
Type: Bus tours, Food & Drink
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Owner description: Want to enjoy multiple Chicago breweries in a safe and reliable way? Hop on the Chicago Brew Bus! Our tours will go to three facilities in a 3.5 hour period, allowing you to sample between 4-6 beers at each (4oz samples, none of the "taster" nonsense). Every group will get a tour of at least one facility on the route. This is truly a unique Chicago experience. We'll drive you to drink!
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Norman, Oklahoma
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014 via mobile

Run by 4 guys that love beer and love to talk about what Chicago has to offer, this is totally worth it for beer lovers. On my tour we got to visit the Goose Island production facility and sample beers that you can't even buy yet. Don't fight the traffic or stumble around, buy a ticket on the brew bus... More

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Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

great tour guide great way to see the city . wrap up if it is cold. just traveling through the streets and looking up at the buildings was exiting be sure to take along your cameras

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014 via mobile

3 breweries,12 samples,very varied tastes,21 people on the tour having a good time.A great way to spend 4 hours drinking beer meeting very friendly people and seeing a bit of Chicago.Nik the tour guide held everything together and ensured smooth ride.

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Doha, Qatar
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10 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I treated my husband to a Chicago Brew Bus experience for his birthday in June of 2012 (not June of 2014 as the TripAdvisor date indicates - 2012 wasn't an available option). At the first stop (Goose Island I think?), things started off a bit slow as we didn't really know what to expect and hadn't yet become acquainted with... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

A group of five of us took the noon tour on Saturday. Our guide Nick was very informative and made sure we had a great time. We had a full tour of the brewery at Goose Island along with tastings at Goose Island, Atlas, and Haymarket Brewery. A fantastic afternoon was had by all. Just plan for time for a... More

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Purvis, Mississippi, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

This is a must do if you are in the Chicago area and love to drink beer! Not your standard uptight brewery tour, its pretty much a party on wheels. My only regret is going the last day I was in town because I would have definitely gone again!

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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

A great way to spend an afternoon. You get to sample beer from several breweries, ride around on a fun bus, and listen to great commentary from Kevin along the way. If you like beer and want to have a great afternoon, let the Chicago Brew Bus drive you to drink!

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Naperville, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2012

This tour was well worth it. The guide was friendly and knowledgeable about the past, present, and future of micro-brew (craft beer). The included samples at each microbrewery were very good and ranged from light to dark. I'm sure everyone could find a new favorite. The coffee beer brew at Goose Island was my favorite. Door to door service to... More

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