Take A Food Tour Through Chicago
Chicago is known for having delicious food that will please even the pickiest of eaters. If you would like a more in-depth look at the city’s restaurant scene, put on your walking shoes and take a Chicago Food Planet Tour. You’ll visit off the beaten path neighborhoods and sample delectable cuisine at a variety of restaurants. Options include:
Gold Coast and Old Town – As you meander through the Near North neighborhoods, the guide will tell you interesting stories about the area’s mansions, hidden parks, attractions, and scenic gardens. Food stops include Kamehachi (the fist sushi and sake cafe in Chicago) and Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria.
Lincoln Park – This beautiful neighborhood is the largest park area in Chicago. During the tour, you’ll learn its fascinating secrets while feasting on stuffed pizza, cupcakes, bagels, and popcorn.
Bucktown & Wicker Park – The narrated Bucktown & Wicker Park tour lasts three hours. Along the way, you’ll discover hidden speakeasies, parks, and fun entertainment venues. Don’t forget to bring your appetite as you will enjoy hot dogs at Georges (rated the #1 Chicago-style hot dog) and try donuts, pizza, and more at various eateries.
Chinatown – If you want to try authentic Chinese cuisine without having to leave Chicago, this tour is for you. It includes five sit-down restaurants where you will dine on Beijing Peking Duck, Dim Sum, Ma Po Tofu, and Moon Cakes just to name a few. Three of the stops will last between 30 and 45 minutes, and as each meal is served, you will learn traditional etiquette of ancient Chinese customs.