Stan's Donuts
~ 1965 ~

Famous For: Fresh donuts & gourmet coffee.

Founded By: Rich Labriola, president of the Labriola Baking Company, partnered with Stan Berman, founder of Stan’s Donuts.

Fun Foodie Facts:

  • Stan Berman is a third generation baker!
  • Their peanut butter pockets will knock your wool socks off, Chicago!
  • Some of Stan’s donuts are shaped in the signature Labriola pretzel shape.
  • The French used to call their version of donuts “Pet de Nonne,” which sounds oh so pretty and French until you translate it and realize it means “Nun’s farts.”
  • Boston has the most doughnut shops per person of any city in America.  That’s one donut shop for every 2,480 people.
  • There are over 10 Billion donuts made in the US each year.  
  • The average American consumes 24 donuts every year.  

Our Recos:

Try the peanut butter pocket! Stan’s is known for their pocket donuts, and this is a fan favorite.

Birthday celebration? Get yourself a giant donut instead of a birthday cake. Trust us.

Devour all five of the iconic “Chicago-style” dishes from the eateries that perfected them on our most popular downtown tour.

Tour Length3 Hours
Cost$65 Adult | $50 Adolescent | Free Child (6 & Under)
Tour Distance1.4 Miles
NeighborhoodsRiver North & Streeterville

Discover Chicago’s hottest foodie neighborhood as you nosh on cuisine from the master chefs that started a dining revolution.

Tour Length3 Hours
Cost$85 Adult With Alcohol | $65 Adult (no alcohol) | $50 Adolescent | Free Child (6 & Under)
Tour Distance0.6 Miles
NeighborhoodsWest Loop
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