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“Hidden Gem even for City Residents”

Tastebud Tours - Chicago Food Tours
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Famous Tastes of Chicago Food Tour
Ranked #3 of 60 Food & Drink in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Simply the Best Chicago Food Tour since 2009! The only Food Tour open all year! Tastebud Tours is the Chicago Food Tour everyone is talking about! Tastebud has been selected as the "Editors Choice" and "The Best Chicago Food Tour" by The Chicago Traveler in addition to be featured on NBC News, ABC's 190 North, USA Today, WGN and WTTW. As if that's not enough, we are proud to say that we've been awarded the Certificate of Excellence from Tripadvisor for the last 7 years! Now that's tasty! Unlike other Chicago Food Tours, Tastebud Food Tours is a progressive meal, not a small tasting tour. You can Shop on all Tastebud Tours! Tastebud Food Tours is the one and only Chicago Food Tour to offer all the iconic Chicago Foods! The Real Chicago! Tastebud Food Tours offers delicious food tours through Chicago's historic neighborhoods. Each small group tour serves up Chicago's quintessential cuisine while visiting different specialty food shops and highly rated Chicago restaurants. The Taste Tour includes stops located in the Chicago Loop including Millennium Park and the Cultural Center. The Flavors Tour runs through the beautiful Gold Coast neighborhood including the famous Magnificent Mile. Visit one of Chicago's famous neighborhoods and eat your way through Chicago's Old Town. Ready to Tantalize all the senses, be sure to book Chicago's Original Taste of the Riverwalk/Architecture Food Tour,three tours in one! A one of a kind Chicago experiencebe sure to buy your ticket for The 1893 World's Fair Food Tour,you'll step back in time it's theater on the streets of Chicago! Running tighter on time but would still like to get a taste of Chicago? We'd love to have you join us on our shorter Underground Chicago Tour. Food varies depending on which tour you'd like to join but here's just a nibble of our offerings: Chicago Style Hot Dog, Pizano's famous Deep Dish Pizza, #1 Al's Italian Beef sandwich, the world famous Billy Goat Tavern (Cheezeborger, Cheezeborger, Cheezeborger!!), Chicago's oldest chocolate shop and the oldest restaurant in Chicago, The Berghoff. If you'd like to enjoy some famous foods of Chicago, Tastebud Food Tours is your ticket! Make sure to book your tickets early as we sell out!Tastebud Toursis the only Food Tour that operates year round, Monday through Sunday with the exception of holidays. . Enough food is served on each tour to be considered a nice meal. The Best Food Tours On the Planet since 2009, Come Hungry! Thanks!
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Chicago, Illinois, United States
2 reviews
“Hidden Gem even for City Residents”
Reviewed October 22, 2012

I've lived in the city for 5 months now and in a short 3 hour tour I learned more about the city, its history, and the food it has to offer than I could have ever imagined. Each of the food stops provided a strong sampling of a famous dish. Each stop also provided us with a seat and drink unlike other tours I have been on. After taking the Flavors tour I am ready to book another one with Tastebuds ASAP! A definite must do if you are visiting the city or resident looking to learn more about this amazing city!

Visited October 2012
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Lufkin
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“Great tour!”
Reviewed October 18, 2012

Our guide Mimi gave us a great tour of Chicago with all the history and interesting facts! The sampling of a great variety of Chicago foods was great, too! This was not our first trip to Chicago but we enjoyed the tour so much, and so did our daughter, who actually lives in Chicago!!!
Take the tour, you will enjoy it all!

Visited October 2012
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Ventura CA
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“much more than a food tour”
Reviewed October 15, 2012

Took the "Flavors" tour, this is one of several this company operates in Chicago. Began at Pizano's Pizza, then five other stops, at each stop Annalynn gave us so much history of the restaurant, the building and the area. All of food was nice portions and so unique. We visited places I would have never found on my own. Highly recommend this tour, and Annalynn.

Visited October 2012
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Richmond, Virginia
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“Great food, great information”
Reviewed October 8, 2012

Headed to Chicago for just the weekend. Not much time for a lot. This time was well worth it. Great mix of food and history!

Visited October 2012
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Davenport, Iowa
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“A MUST!!!..On your next trip to the windy city!!”
Reviewed October 4, 2012

My boyfriend & I LOVED the Tastebud Tour! We can not wait to come back & try the another Tastebud tours, Our guide John did an amazing job! This tour is a must!!! It is the only way to get a true taste of all the fab food Chicago has to offer in one afternoon! Perfect for friends & couples.

Visited September 2012
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