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Pizza City USA

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Chicago is a pizza town, but there's so much more than deep-dish! Based on the book, "Pizza City USA," by 13-time James Beard Award-winning food journalist Steve Dolinsky, we offer four tours every weekend, each one getting you inside the kitchens...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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1629 N Bell Ave, Chicago, IL 60647-5427
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family took a Pizza City USA midday bus tour and we loved it! We were driven to four different restaurants, where we sampled Neapolitan, Roman, tavern style, and deep dish pizzas. All were delicious and we ate so much that we didn’t eat dinner....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GG1130
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I do a lot of food tours and this was the best I've ever done - Steve (and his team) really know their stuff and are incredibly passionate about the subject matter! I always think a sign of a good tour is when you come...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tamara h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a great time on the Saturday bus tour. The content delivered was a nice blend of just the right amount of pizza-nerdery, Chicago history, and pizza culture. The locations visited and pizza variety each stood tall in their different categories, with special visits...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One word: Book this tour. It exposes you to some of the best pizza restos in North America if not the world. There's plenty written about Steve in the media and he is also a James Beard award winning journalist. Ask ahead to see if...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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Steve D, Owner at Pizza City USA, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

As Harry Caray would say, “Holy Cow!” Thanks for such a glowing review. Just to clarify, styles we tried were Neapolitan, Roman al taglio, tavern and deep (not stuffed). But we’re so happy you left stuffed and satisfied. Hope to see you on another tour...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Remove yourself from the stereotypes of Chicago and explore what this city really has to offer with this tour. You try wide variety of pies that define Chicago and get a bit of history behind it. Fun for the resident, but definitely most enjoyable for...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Trips by Pizza City USA in Chicago offers a great way to experience the unique culture of the city to its fullest. There are very few offerings or businesses that offer this kind of experience to the fullest extent.

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Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family had a great time. Not only did we eat a wide variety of fantastic pizza, but we met the owners and inventors, learned the history, laughed a lot, stuffed ourselves, and have a pizza plan for our next visit to Pizza City! Highly...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tour is a MUST for pizza lovers! No lines, no waiting, and you get a taste of the best Chicago has to offer. This tour takes you from old school traditional to modern day pizza styles. Truly a great one of a kind Chicago...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Highly recommend the bus tour, as you also get to experience different Chicago neighbourhoods. Don’t eat too much at the first stop! I had seconds and they were delicious, but I regretted it by the fourth pizza place.

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Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Worth every penny. You will learn so much about Chicago pizza’s, its origin and it will help you determine which is your favorite. Steve, our guide, is so knowledgeable and interesting. The three hours go by super fast and it doesnt feel that long at...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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