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Chicago Food Tour: Little Italy

Chicago Food Tour: Little Italy

Duration:3.5 hours total
Includes:Food and Drinks
Languages:Offered in English
Availability for this experience is rare.

About your host

Chicago is the food city I was looking for. I moved here more than 20 years ago for a corporate job that I soon ditched for culinary school. After years of teaching cooking classes and running one of the city's busiest gourmet delis, I wanted to reconnect with what I love about Chicago...it's vibrant neighborhoods and deep cultural food roots. Our downtown is stunning, but so much of what makes…
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What we’ll do

Feast on a 6-course Italian meal from apertivo to dolce, as you walk through a charming 1870's neighborhood just beyond the Loop. - Visit eateries ranging from a rustic wine bar, a Mom & Pop deli, a sidewalk lemonade stand, and an old school gem so hidden, it doesn't have a sign. - Meet sinners and saints through the stories of city hall corruption, bootleggers, wise guys and the patron saint of…

What else you should know

Tours take place rain or shine. Rain ponchos will be provided if necessary. Wear comfortable shoes! Our total walking distance is 1 1/4 miles.

What I’ll provide

Food
Seven food tastings
Drinks
1 Adult Bev + water

What to bring

Your appetite...seriously!
Comfortable walking shoes
Rain gear if necessary
Curiosity and a willingness to enjoy the history of the neighborhood as much as the food!

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Where you'll be

- Rustic yet modern wine bar - National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame - Taylor street's bustling Italian cafeteria - Lush urban park surrounded by classic architecture - Old school Mom and Pop joint hidden on a side street - Family run grocery turned side street sub shop - Classic street side lemonade stand (seasonal-summer) - 114 year old Italian bakery (seasonal-spring/fall)

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 12 and up can attend.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

Tours take place rain or shine. Rain ponchos will be provided if necessary. Wear comfortable shoes! Our total walking distance is 1 1/4 miles.
Phyllis
food walk
Chicago Food Tour: Little Italy
27 reviews
From $62/person
27 reviews
From $62/person