Inspiring wonder since 1916, enjoy 50 acres of exquisite restaurants & bars with impressive historical and cultural anecdotes. [Year-Round]
  • Enjoy the sights, bites and flavors of Navy Pier during the summer & winter months with a fully-indoor, guided food and culinary experience
  • Skip the long lines and cruise Navy Pier like a local while enjoying delicious iconic Chicago-style dishes at Chicago's #1 Landmark
  • Suitable for singles, couples & families traveling with kids, eat your way through Navy Pier's mouth-watering restaurants and watering holes
  • Your expert guide will provide an insiders look into the incredible history, culture and architecture of Chicago's top attraction
  • Enjoy some light exercise, find the best eating spots and learn how "Chicago-style" dishes put Chicago on the foodie map
Important Info
  • Departs several times each day. Check calendar or email for additional availability.
  • Suitable for all ages and fitness levels. It is wheelchair accessible.
  • Experiences happen rain, shine or snow.*
  • Restrooms during the experience.
  • Vegetarian substitutions are available. Notify us of SERIOUS allergies or aversions.
  • Small groups of no more than 12 guests per guide.

As the exclusive Food Tour operator at Navy Pier, our #1 TripAdvisor rated event allows you to experience all that Chicago’s Navy Pier has to offer, including its unique activities and delicious food artisans with expert commentary that ignites the imagination and stimulates the senses.  Your local guides customize each culinary experience to ensure guests are not subject to any inclement outdoor weather during the summer, and in particular, winter months.

On this guided 2-hour walking food tour, we explore this photogenic landmark and the extraordinary skyline views by day and night while showcasing the best Navy Pier restaurants and bars. You’ll sample a sumptuous blend of Midwest and Chicago-style iconic dishes like the hot dog, popcorn, deep-dish pizza, cupcake, cheese curd and much more.  Few activities in Chicago deliver as many enchanting moments, hidden surprises and insightful learnings for the entire family as this, so be sure to join us for an unforgettable experience and take advantage of Navy Pier’s vibrant past, present and future with your local, expert tour guide.

From Chinatown to Streeterville, Wicker Park to Pilsen and everywhere in between, Navy Pier brings the rich diversity and culinary traditions of Chicago’s best neighborhoods under the roof of one magical location.  Join us today on the Signature Food Tour at Navy Pier and connect with authentic Chicago food and drink in unexpected ways at Chicago’s most treasured landmark!

Experience Navy Pier, an iconic city landmark, as you take in the skyline views, historical anecdotes and taste mouthwatering foods.

Classic Chicago-Style Hot Dog

Garrett's Popcorn

Giordano's Stuffed Pizza

Local Artisan Cupcakes

Midwest Cheese Curds

Food + Local Beer Flight Pairings

Where this tour starts

Such a delightful way to spend a Saturday morning. The tour was organized and warm and friendly. Our tour guides were knowledgeable and available for all questions. Pleasantly surprised that the food stops served large/full sized portions. The walking pace was comfortable.

Denise, TripAdvisor
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