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Chef Driven Food Tours, Chicago

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Chef Driven Food Tours provides unique culinary adventures to destinations featured on “Food Network”, “Anthony Bourdain”, and other high profile food programs. Based in Chicago, the company employs food industry professionals with at least 10 years of restaurant industry experience. Our tours take you off the beaten path to the hottest, authentic Chicago neighborhoods away from corporate or chain restaurants.

Our driving tours allow you to avoid parking, renting a car, or taking a taxi. In fact, it costs less to sign up for the tour than any the previous options. Excursions are available in Chicago neighborhoods such as Pilsen/Little Village, South Side, Uptown/Argyle St. , Taylor Street or Devon Avenue. For each tour, the corresponding website page lists the meeting spot and destinations on the tour. Our website also offers the opportunity to obtain gift certificates for any of our tours.

A full schedule is listed on the site and enables visitors to purchase tickets by clicking on specific events. Each tour is approximately 3½ hours and the driving tour has a convenient pick up location downtown. There are four to five food tasting stops on each tour. Driven tours are $80 per person while walking tours are $60 a piece.

Our tour guides will serve as your personal chefs on the tour, showing off the hidden gems Chicago has to offer. Participants get to see hip neighborhoods with unique art, culture, and architecture. All of our chefs are Chicago natives, so they know their way around Chicago and they will provide all tour participants with a unique local experience.
See Chef Driven Food Tours and all Chicago has to offer by arranging your trip with our Chicago day trip site .
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  • We were set to go on this food tour yesterday but got an early-morning text and email that the guide was ill and the day's tour would be cancelled. While we were definitely bummed out, we greatly appr...  more »
  • We loved visiting Little Italy, Pilsen, Little Village,and China Town-- neighborhoods that we don't often visit. The food was great, and our guide, Chef Greg, is fun and informative. We highly recomme...  more »
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  • Best food tour in Chicago! My boyfriend got me the custom tour with Chef Greg for my birthday and it was the best present ever! Greg is so friendly and knows so much about Chicago history and the specific places he took us to were amazing. We had an extremely great 4.5 hour tour filled with tacos x2, fried shrimp, steak sandwich, and the original polish sausage. Needless to say we were happy and full! I would recommend this your to anyone!
  • This is hands down the best food tour in Chicago! We stopped at several restaurants that were actually handpicked by some of the top chefs in Chicago.. Definitely the best food I've had! Most of these eateries are not your typical over hyped places that you always hear about in the media. Our tour guide Chef Greg also drove to many landmarks in the neighborhoods and pointed out a lot of interesting facts about the history, culture and architecture out there. You will not be disappointed!!!

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