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“Sights and taste rolled into one!”

Tastebud Tours - Chicago Food Tours
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The Original 1893 Chicago World's Fair Food Tour
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Owner description: Book your tickets on the Tastebud Tours website. Simmply 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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Reviewed November 19, 2012

This past weekend, we took the savour Chicago tour. It was an amazing, informative & FILLING afternoon. This was our first food tour so we did not know what to expect and we were blown away. Our tour guide John was very informative and entertaining. The food was AMAZING !!! The website said come hungry they were not kidding!! When they said sampling truth is it is several meals rolled into one! Since the deep dish pizza was not part of our tour we asked what they recommended and he was happy to recommend one that we tried the next day. Oh while we were in the tour we were given coupons for a free dessert and a free appetizer at Devon's! So glad I found this tour! I have already recommended it to a friend who is planning trip

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Reviewed November 13, 2012

This was our first trip to Chicago and we couldn't have asked for a better tour to show us the Loop. Our guide, Mimi, was friendly, knowledgable and very helpful in explaining the local food culture and history. We got a wide variety of excellent food, and plenty of it! As wonderful as this was, we found the visits to Millenium Park, the Cultural Center, Daley Plaza, the Palmer House Hotel lobby and the Marquette Building to be just as interesting. Her tips for shopping and seeing other sites were right on the mark, too. I couldn't imagine a better experience and highly recommend this tour.

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Reviewed November 9, 2012

Annaleigh was such a great tour guide....we thoroughly enjoyed this experience and recommend anyone who wants to see he city (without walking around not knowing).....take he tour. Enough food for lunch, lots of culture and an all around good time. Pianos has killer bloody Mary's too! Annaleigh was a pleasure to spend the afternoon with.

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Reviewed November 4, 2012

We've been to Chicago many times but this was our first food tour & it was a great way to spend an afternoon! Amber was an informative and funny guide, and it was nice that she noticed we had a cupcake fan in the group & took us on a quick detour to visit the Sprinkles cupcake ATM. We took the "Flavors" tour and loved the variety of food we got to try; I'd do this one again just to have another brownie from the Drake. Each stop included Chicago history, info about the business we were visiting, a huge serving (Pizano's sent an entire deep dish pizza!), and plenty of time to relax & enjoy the treats.

Don't eat a big breakfast or plan on much for dinner, you'll be full if you try some of everything offered. Downtown Dogs was the only spot I wasn't a fan of- we were seated in the adjoining bar (had a very pricey beer), and while some of our group liked the dog mine was cold with a soggy bun. Luckily we followed this with a 'cheezeborger' from the Billy Goat Tavern.

Lynn, the owner, met us at the beginning of the tour and we saw him visiting with another tour group later that day. It was neat to see how involved he is with each group and how genuinely excited everyone in his company is about sharing Chicago. I'd love to try their New Orleans tour sometime.

One tip- while the first tour of the day (11am) was packed with 12+ ladies, our 11.30am tour just had our group of four. I'm not sure if that's the norm, but having the smaller group made the experience even better.

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Reviewed November 3, 2012

I took the Flavor of Chicago tour with my husband and son and his girlfriend along with 6 other people whom we didn't know but soon grew to enjoy very much. What's better than great people and great food! Annalynn was our tour guide and did a fabulous job intermingling the interesting facts about the food establishments that we visited along with the historical background. Also, when we passed historically significant buildings Annalynn was sure to point them out. I will do this again when I return to Chicago. There are several tours to choose from. It was a great memory that we will talk about for a long time. We met Lynne the founder and he wanted to make sure we had enough to eat and enjoyed ourselves. Lynne, we did on both counts!! Thanks for starting this business!!

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