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Chicago Favorites Food and Walking Tour

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Stroll through the beautiful streets of downtown Chicago and taste all of the Windy City’s favorite eats! Bobby’s Bike Hike is America’s longest-running city bicycle tour company, whose walking tours have been recognized nationally by National Geographic, USA Today, and Conde Nast Traveler Magazine. This is Bobby’s quintessential culinary walking tour, complete with a slice of deep dish pizza, a Chicago-style hotdog, Italian beef sandwich, chocolates and pastries, as well as locally crafted beer. Bobby’s expert guides will lead you through downtown Chicago’s most iconic landmarks, including Millennium Park, State Street and Chicago Theatre, Chicago Riverwalk, Michigan Avenue, and the Wrigley Building, all the while regaling you with tales from Chicago’s rich food-centric history. This tour is sure to make memories that will last a lifetime!
  • Guide provides information about Chicago's history and culinary culture
  • Walking through the city gives a street-level view of top landmarks
  • Taste locally brewed craft beer with an optional upgrade (own cost)
  • All food samples included to give an overview of the city's most famous foods
What to Expect
Begin your day tasting Chicago’s most famous dishes with—what else?—a stop at the famous Giordano’s Pizzeria. You’ll meet your guide and group of fellow food-lovers there, where you’ll taste deep-dish, Chicago-style pizza before proceeding on your walking loop through downtown. Stroll outside on the surface streets, or if the weather is chilly, head inside to stay on the Chicago Pedway system, which keeps you warm and indoors through most of the walk. Head to Millennium Park to learn about its recent inception and its role as Chicago landmark, then walk along the Chicago River in pursuit of other tastes, such as hot dogs, sweets, and more. All food samples are included, and a locally brewed beer tasting can be added for an additional charge.
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Departure Point
Giordano's, 130 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60601, USA
Departure Time
11:30 AM
2h 30m
Return Details
Chicago Loop, Chicago, IL, USA
  • Food tasting
  • Expert tour guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuity for guide (15-20% suggested, Venmo and PayPal available)
  • Alcoholic Beverages - Local craft beer samples can be added for a fee (Three 9oz pours)
  • Entry/Admission - Jay Pritzker Pavilion
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We just wrapped up the walking food tour with Justin and wanted to waste no time singing the high praises of both the tour itself and Justin, our guide. The tour was well thought out with the emphasis on food relevant to Chicago and not...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank lolaj1313
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Justin was a great guide, sharing history of Chicago and food. The food tastings included a slice of deep dish pizza, the best ever Italian beef sandwich, Chicago hot dog, small bite dessert and a bag of Chicago popcorn to go. The Italian beef sandwich...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My fiancé and I are local but took our parents on the food walking tour while they were visiting. We all had a fantastic time. Our tour guide, Justin, was knowledgeable, fun, and very sweet. We were shocked how much food we were given. I...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Lindsey W
Reviewed 4 August 2019 via mobile

The Food tour was the perfect way to cite see the most popular areas that Chicago has to offer all while tasting the best foods! Justin was so enthusiastic and you could most def tell he enjoys providing the tours! Would recommend to anyone

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Myia Y
Reviewed 4 August 2019

Wonderful informative guided tour. Highly recommend Eric. The food was plentiful and the pacing just right.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Debbie M
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Pam H
13 June 2019|
Response from Inspire43845165432 |
Do you have any availability for tomorrow for 2 people!? I would be grateful!
Pam H
13 June 2019|
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Response from griffintino | Reviewed this property |
About 3-4 hours. A must tour. You start out at Giordano’s pizza and drink and eat the whole time. Also, we learned interesting facts about Chicago.
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