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Chicago Food Planet

Chicago, IL, USA
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About Chicago Food Planet
Rated 'Best Chicago Tour' by Lonely Planet and recommended on USA Today and Bon Appetit, Chicago Food Planet is the #1 reviewed Chicago Food Tour. These delicious 2 & 3-hour food tours focus exclusively in Chicago's historic neighborhoods including tours in Navy Pier, West Loop, River North, Streeterville, Gold Coast, Chinatown, Bucktown, Old Town and Wicker Park. Suitable for all age groups and fitness levels, each walking food experience provides a local's perspective, so you feel like a native Chicagoan. These guided Food Tours & Private Experiences include mouth-watering food samples, enough for a large lunch or dinner, from unique specialty food stores, local restaurants and ethnic eateries while providing a detailed insiders view of Chicago's rich histories, treasured architecture. Please note, Chicago Food Planet can accommodate vegetarians and alcohol-free dietary restrictions if possible at tasting locations, but cannot accommodate other allergies or restrictions.
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155 reviews
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 five tastings of the famous cuisine and avoid waiting in any queues with skip-the-line VIP privileges.
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from $60.00
156 reviews
Experience the flavors of Chicago at seven Gold Coast and Old Town shops and restaurants while learning about each neighborhood’s history along the way. This 3-hour walking tour will stop at a classic Chicago-style pizzeria, a European bakery, a candy shop and specialty tea shop and more. Each guided outing is restricted to just 18 guests for an intimate small-group tour.
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from $70.00
58 reviews
Chicago is full of unique and delicious food, but you don’t need to waste time chasing down each dish individually throughout the city. This food tour of Navy Pier will conveniently introduce you to some of the most authentic Chicago cuisine, all in one handy location. Get insider tips from your ‘food ambassador’ tour guide, who will make sure you end the tour full of delicious food and new knowledge.
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from $60.00
57 reviews
Sample different styles and varieties of Chinese food during this 3-hour walking tour of Chicago's Chinatown. Follow your local food-loving guide through one of the oldest Chinese neighborhoods in the country to taste Mandarin-style, Hong Kong-style and Szechuan-style delicacies. The price of this small-group tour, limited to 12 people, includes tastings at 5 restaurants; enough food to add up to a full lunch.
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from $75.00
106 reviews
Get a taste of the deliciousness that finds a home in the Loop of Chicago. Lots of creative eateries ply their wares in the West Loop, and this guided tour helps you find some of the best. You will sample dishes at each stop with a bit of walking through the bustling neighborhood between each.
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from $80.00
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Reviewed today via mobile

They do a fantastic job. This was my daughter and my second tour with them. They definitely know what the are doing. We will keep doing tours with them until they run out. Mark was our guide this time and he was Great. He was...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed today

What a great way to spend an afternoon in Chicago! We were able to have 5 iconic Chicago foods and see the sights of downtown. We walked by the river and on The Magnificent Mile as we traveled from site to site. The tour is...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Blake S
Reviewed today via mobile

Had a wonderful time with this tour, our guide was very knowledgeable with many interesting stories. Nice easy pace, we had a large group of people from all over the country and no problems staying together. Enjoy the side conversations with these folks as we...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank mike m
Reviewed today

I've done this tour twice and would willingly do it again. Not only is the food good, but the stories behind its development is fascinating. In this case, our tour guide, Mark, had a lot of experience in much of Chicago's food history. Deep dish...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Susan P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Enjoyed a fun Saturday with Amber and my daughter today. Amber brought lots of energy and knowledge as well as some fun tastes of Chicago. It was the perfect mix of tastes. Be sure to wear comfy shoes. There’s plenty to see. And you won’t...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great experience David M. Loved his city and it showed the way he talked about Chicago It was nice talking to other people in the tour about what they thought of the food in the tour

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If y’all want to not only be entertained as well as learn some history about the area do this tour with Mark! He’s delightful and also knows his history. We had a fabulous time with him.

Thank sadiesue2017
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I’ve been on better food tours. The tour guide was lovely but the options we had were just meh. Having dessert at a hotel bar doesn’t really speak to me as special or historical etc. it was just ok. I hate leaving a constructive review...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Carrie S
Reviewed yesterday

We did the Chinatown tour on 9/15 with just 7 of us, and had a great time. When Jim, our tour guide explained the tour to us I wasn't sure what to think but it exceeded my expectations! More than enough food, we were all...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Lisa201259
Reviewed yesterday

I really loved the guide and all the food we tried. I had been to Chicago many times, and always had great food, but my spouse had never been. I wanted him to experience everything in a short time, we were only going to be...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Yes you can buy tickets in advance - it is recommended. We went on Wendella architecture tour - very good
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Response from chicagofoodplanet | Property representative |
Experiences must be booked ahead of time as the food is ordered prior to your arrival at the starting location. Due to this necessary step in the food ordering process, we do not accept walk up traffic.
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