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Chicago Favorites Ultimate Food & Walking Tour

Chicago Favorites Ultimate Food & Walking Tour

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Stroll through downtown Chicago on this walking food tour. Visit Millennium Park, the Palmer House Hotel and other city landmarks. Taste quintessential Chicago foods such as deep-dish pizza, hot dogs, plus chocolates and pastry. All food tastings are included, and the tour covers an easy 1.5 miles (2.4 km) suitable for most fitness levels. Upgrade your tour to include three pours of local craft beer.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD74.99
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Traveling Spoon Chicago-Style Deep Dish Pizza Private Online Cooking Class

Traveling Spoon Chicago-Style Deep Dish Pizza Private Online Cooking Class

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Enjoy a private and authentic online cooking class and learn to make Nancy's recipe for Chicago-style Deep Dish Pizza, a style of pizza that originated in pizza, filled tall with cheese, toppings and a chunky tomato sauce. This is a perfect experience for anyone looking to connect with local culture over food. A fun and cultural virtual cooking experience with a United States native! • Learn to make traditional Chicago-style Deep Dish Pizza and red velvet brownies • Private, one-on-one online instruction with a Chicago native • Introduction to United States' culture and cuisine • Scheduled mutually at your convenience (host lives in Chicago, Illinois (GMT-5) • Recipes and ingredients list will be emailed in advance of class • Customization available for dietary restrictions or preferences • Travel from your own home and learn culinary traditions of United States! Please note you will be sent instructions to make the dough ahead of time as it takes a while to rise.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD40.00
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USD40.00

Private Indian-Mexican Fusion Cooking Class with a Modern Cook in Chicago
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Private Indian-Mexican Fusion Cooking Class with a Modern Cook in Chicago

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Feel like a local when you attend a private cooking class in your host’s home—and learn how to make a multi-course menu of Indian-Mexican dishes—with this one-of-a-kind outing. Pick between lunch and dinner options, head to your host’s Chicago residence, and roll up your sleeves. You’ll learn to cook a range of creative fusion dishes, including tandoori paneer quesadillas—and will then enjoy your home-cooked food together.
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  • 3 hours
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USD84.00
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Mexican Mole Sauce Workshop & Dinner for small groups

Mexican Mole Sauce Workshop & Dinner for small groups

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Learn the secrets of making one of Mexico’s most celebrated dishes during this beginner-friendly, local-hosted cooking class. Meet your Michelin-trained chef guide at her home, enjoy a refreshing hibiscus agua fresca upon arrival, and roll up your sleeves. Your guide will break down the steps to make an authentic mole sauce, and share tips as you go. Finally, sit down to enjoy your tasty and traditional meal.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD123.38
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Private Fusion Cooking Class in Downtown Chicago

Private Fusion Cooking Class in Downtown Chicago

Enjoy a private and authentic cooking class in Chicago with Giulietta, a baker and recipe collector who learned to cook from her mother and grandmother and took cooking classes at the Culinary Association of Cuba where she specialized in pastry making, and chef Carlos from Hawaii, who has extensive experience and has taught online and in person for over 16 years. Join them in their their Chicago apartment, for a fusion meal which includes recipes from the Pacific Rim, Hawaii, Cuba, Japan, and more! • Private fusion cooking lesson in a local home • Learn to cook with two professional chefs • 100% private activity • Vegetarian and vegan options available
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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USD60.00
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Underground Donut Tour: Chicago's First Donut Tour
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Underground Donut Tour: Chicago's First Donut Tour

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Sample some of the Windy City’s tastiest donuts on this Underground Donut Tour, celebrating the magic of Chicago’s tastiest sugar-filled concoctions. Donut-lovers are sure to enjoy this visit to some of Chicago’s tastiest donut purveyors, offering a chance to savor all of your favorite varieties, on the city's only donut-themed excursion. All tastings are included, and vegan, gluten-, and nut-free options are also available.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Chicago Loop Secret Food Tour with Private Tour Option

Chicago Loop Secret Food Tour with Private Tour Option

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Explore Chicago's buzzing food scene with a small group on this small group walking tour. Stroll around the 'Loop', stopping at hidden gems and hearing tales of the city from your guide. Taste classic Chicago foods, from deep-dish pizza to dipped Italian beef sandwiches.
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  • 3 hours
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USD84.53
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Chicago in a Day: Food, History and Architecture Combo Walking Tour

Chicago in a Day: Food, History and Architecture Combo Walking Tour

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An excellent choice for first-time visitors, this tour provides a comprehensive overview of the city and hits on both classic attractions and little-known sites. Beginning at the Chicago Theatre, work your way to the Chicago Pedway, an elaborate network of underground tunnels used by locals and commuters. Stroll the Chicago Riverwalk and the Magnificent Mile, then embark on a food tour to taste some of the city’s famous foods.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD104.00
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Chicago Pizza Tour
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Chicago Pizza Tour

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Enjoy Chicago’s only bus guided neighborhood pizza tour.  Eat like a local as you travel off the beaten path into Chicago neighborhoods to savor the best pizza.  Your local guide will teach you the science behind ingredient selection and baking as you sample slices from historic pizzerias.  In just a few hours, you’ll leave stuffed, and with an understanding of why pizza is such an important part of Chicago’s culture.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD75.00
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Chicago Lunch Cruise on Lake Michigan
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Chicago Lunch Cruise on Lake Michigan

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Perfect for families, groups, and corporate outings, the Spirit of Chicago lunch cruise lets you kick back and enjoy a great meal while taking in the sights of Chicago's most famed landmarks. See and photograph the dramatic city skyline, Navy Pier, Soldier Field, and Shedd Aquarium. The cruise includes a delicious buffet lunch with salads, entrees, desserts, and unlimited nonalcoholic beverages. There's also a DJ, games, and a dance floor to keep your group entertained.
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  • 2 hours
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Best of Chicago: History & Culture Walking Tour with Chocolate and Popcorn

Best of Chicago: History & Culture Walking Tour with Chocolate and Popcorn

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The Windy City is known for its spectacular architecture and eclectic food scene. Experience both on this tour through the downtown that combines sights with nibbles. Take in famous landmarks like the Wrigley Building, Tribune Tower, and Cloud Gate on foot along the Chicago River. Taste popcorn and chocolate from two beloved city eateries during the tour.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Bikes, Bites, and Brews: Chicago's Signature Dishes Bike Tour

Bikes, Bites, and Brews: Chicago's Signature Dishes Bike Tour

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Chicago dogs, deep-dish pizza, cupcakes and craft beer are all sampled on this half-day bike tour through the Windy City. Cover about 13 miles (21 km), following an informative guide at a moderate pace through Chicago neighborhoods. On the day tour, ride through Wrigleyville, Old Town, Lincoln Park, and Gold Coast. On the night tour, visit Gold Coast, Chicago’s Riverwalk, Millennium Park, Buckingham Fountain and Chicago’s Lakefront trail. Stop along the way at a popular downtown bakery, pizza shop, hot dog stand and two breweries for a taste of local flavors.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD89.99
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Chicago's Chinatown Food and Walking Tour

Chicago's Chinatown Food and Walking Tour

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Explore Chicago's Chinese food scene on this walking tour in the Chinatown district. With a guide, learn about the cuisine of different regions of China and how Chinese culture has influenced Chicago and other areas. Enjoy included tastings from restaurants and other food venues in Chinatown—a great way to start a night out in the city.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Walking Food Tour in Chicago: River North Historical Small Group Discovery

Walking Food Tour in Chicago: River North Historical Small Group Discovery

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Get to know the food offerings in River North on this small-group walking tour. As you explore, listen to in-depth commentary from your guide on the culinary history of Chicago and the culture of the River North neighborhood. With a small group of just 12 fellow food-lovers, you'll enjoy personalized attention and the chance to chat about your favorite tastings. Samples include the classic Italian beef, a Chicago-style hot dog, and the famous deep dish pizza.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD60.96
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Windy City Ghost Tour

Windy City Ghost Tour

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Discover some of the Windy City’s spookiest ghost stories—and step back in time to the era of gangsters, bootleggers, jazz performers, and more—on this small-group walking tour. Meet your guide in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood, and set off after dark. You’ll visit supposedly haunted former burial grounds, pubs, theaters, and more—and will hear about macabre legends and unexplained happenings as you go.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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USD26.49
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Chicago Premier Dinner Cruise on Lake Michigan

Chicago Premier Dinner Cruise on Lake Michigan

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Take a gourmet dinner cruise on a high-end luxury yacht with the stunning skyline of Chicago serving as your backdrop. Climb aboard your recently renovated vessel, featuring a sumptuously-appointed rooftop lounge and stylish interior design, for your cruise along Lake Michigan. Then sit down for a 3-course dinner, informed by some of the world’s top celebrity chefs and composed of fresh ingredients cooked right on-board. After dinner, enjoy coffee and tea, captivating views of Chicago landmarks like the Willis (formerly Sears) Tower and Navy Pier, plus musical entertainment provided by the onboard DJ.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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What people are saying about Cooking Classes in Illinois

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Chicago Favorites Ultimate Food & Walking Tour
"Awesome food. Friendly and extremely knowledgeable guide! Visited great restaurants and lovely sights all over that we wouldn’t have known about otherwise!"..."
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Traveling Spoon Chicago-Style Deep Dish Pizza Private Online Cooking Class
"Loved the recipe & private class! We are going to make this many times! Instructor was so fun! Not intimidating at all!"..."
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Private Indian-Mexican Fusion Cooking Class with a Modern Cook in Chicago
"Completely charming and knowledgeable and willing to craft a menu experience just for our experience. I would totally recommend this instructor."..."
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Underground Donut Tour: Chicago's First Donut Tour
"Nick was a great tour guide. We really enjoyed our tour! The donuts were delicious, it was fun to try each of the 4 donut shops and to hear the background stories behind each"..."
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Chicago Loop Secret Food Tour with Private Tour Option
"Denise provided a wonderful entertaining and educational experience. The pizza, Italian beef sandwich and surprise dessert were delicious. Thanks for the terrific tour."..."
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Chicago in a Day: Food, History and Architecture Combo Walking Tour
"This was the perfect tour! Our tour guide “Dash” was awesome. So knowledgeable of the city’s history and he set the right pace for our family. We got to see the inside of historic buildings, many of the city’s landmarks and sampling some of the city’s famous foods. Highly recommend!"..."
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Chicago Pizza Tour
"Too much pizza. Just the right amount of James, the tour guide. He was sensational. He made the time fly by."..."
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Chicago Lunch Cruise on Lake Michigan
"It was an amazing experience would definitely do again. The food was amazing the energy was music the was good as well"..."
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Best of Chicago: History & Culture Walking Tour with Chocolate and Popcorn
"The amazing architecture and history of the city was amazing. Our guide, Kevin, did a wonderful job with so much enthusiasm!"..."
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Bikes, Bites, and Brews: Chicago's Signature Dishes Bike Tour
"This excursion was the highlight of our trip to Chicago. Loved it! They are making me type more before sending this so I added this sentence Bhaaa."..."
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Chicago's Chinatown Food and Walking Tour
"If you’re expecting a tour with a small taste here and there, this tour is not for you. Each stop was a healthy portion of delicious food. The guide was personable, engaging, enthusiastic and knowledgeable. We learned a lot about Chinatown and the places we stopped at. We lived this tour and the food was amazing!"..."
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Walking Food Tour in Chicago: River North Historical Small Group Discovery
"Learning history of the food. Our guide was very interesting and knowledgeable of food and Chicago history. Explained the neighborhood we were walking through. Good tour"..."
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Windy City Ghost Tour
"Love the tour, she was super nice and explained everything perfectly’ Deff will recommend to friends."..."
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Chicago Premier Dinner Cruise on Lake Michigan
"Great time with my wife and friends. Wonderful views of Chicago. If your not expecting the Ritz you will enjoy it."..."

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