WHAT TO EXPECT FROM GOLD COAST/OLD TOWN FOOD TOUR:
One-of-a-Kind Food Tastings - Our guided Gold Coast and Old Town Food Tour (formerly the Near North Food Tour) visits seven Chicago food tasting locations within the epicurean hot-spot Near North area. Mouth-watering food samplings, enough for a hearty lunch, are served from “mom and pop” specialty food stores and one-of-a-kind ethnic eateries. Stops include Chicago's first sushi and sake cafe, an authentic Polish bakery and Chicago’s top rated Chicago-style Deep Dish pizzeria. All food tastings are included in the ticket price. See all Tasting Locations to the right.
Historic & Cultural Experience - Between tastings, you’ll experience the life of a Chicagoan as you stroll the bustling tree-lined streets of Chicago’s celebrated Near North neighborhoods of the Gold Coast and Old Town. Our enthusiastic, local guides share their knowledge and recommendations of architectural gems, beautiful gardens, historic mansions, backdoor venues, hidden parks and exciting local attractions and restaurants.
WHO SHOULD TAKE GOLD COAST & OLD TOWN FOOD TOUR?
Our Gold Coast and Old Town Food Tasting & Cultural Walking Tour is perfect for Chicago natives and tourists interested in exploring their inner foodie with various samples of famous Chicago foods. Whether you’re a Chicagoan excited to be a tourist in your own city or visiting for the first time, we guarantee that you’ll walk way with new historical and architectural perspectives and a greater appreciation for Chicago’s culinary artisans.
WHY TAKE THE GOLD COAST & OLD TOWN FOOD TOUR?
Our Gold Coast and Old Town Food Tour helps you slow down and explore Chicago’s off-the-beaten-path areas, culture and foodie fun, just slightly north of the busy Downtown area. Get away from the hustle and bustle of Michigan Avenue and instead dive deep into the heart of the charming Near North neighborhoods where Chicagoans call home. Included in the tour is our popular Neighborhood Guide booklet, which features valuable maps, discounts, restaurant and accommodation recommendations for use in the Gold Coast and Old Town neighborhoods. After the guided tour, explore Chicago’s neighborhoods with confidence and take advantage of thoughtful recommendations from your local Chicago guide on the area’s full spectrum of cuisine, restaurants, entertainment and cultural offerings.
READY TO BUY TICKETS?
Ready to indulge in mouth-watering tastes of the Gold Coast and Old Town Food Tasting & Cultural Walking Tour? Call (312) 445-9948 or (888) 210-3238 or click “Buy Tickets” below to purchase tickets at Zerve. We look forward to showcasing the tastes and sights of Chicago!