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WHAT TO EXPECT ON THE WICKER PARK FOOD TOURFive delectable food tastings - On this guided 3 hour food tour of Wicker Park, we'll visit 5 uniquely different mom-and-pop shops, ethnic eateries and restaurants. Engage your sense of taste at President Obama's favorite fried chicken place in Chicago! Nosh on the most delectable meatball slider and a heavenly fish or pork taco that will blow your mind. All food tastings are included in the price. See all food tastings below.Experience the history, architecture and culture of Wicker Park. Between plentiful food tastings, your knowledgeable guide will provide you with an insider's look into how the foods are made at these ethnic eateries and trendy restaurants. Your guide will point out interesting architectural flourishes and parks and discuss the history of the neighborhood and the ethnic groups that influenced the scrumptious foods you'll be savoring.
The Wicker Park Food Tour starts at 11am and meets at 1601 North Milwaukee Blvd (outside in front of Walgreens, former Noel State Bank) • When: Sundays April through November • Time: Tour start time is 11:00 AM. Please arrive 10 minutes early to meet up with your guide. • Duration: Approximately 3 hours • Where: meets at 1601 North Milwaukee Blvd (outside in front of Walgreens, former Noel State Bank) • Weather: Tour takes place rain or shine. We will reschedule due to extremely inclement weather. • Dress: Casual dress. We recommend wearing comfortable shoes. • Food: On this tour we will be doing 5 food tastings at different food establishments. Most people find it is enough for lunch. • Included: All 5 tastings (enough for lunch), and our fun and knowledgeable tour guide's discussion of the history, culture, and architecture of this vibrant neighborhood. A Food Tour for Locals and Tourists alike: Our Wicker Park Food Tasting & Cultural Walking Tour is perfect for native Chicagoans and tourists alike. We guide you to the best hidden gourmet gems and off-the-beaten path spots ideal for improving your palate and learning the tricks of the trade from local artisans. Our walking tours are given at a leisurely pace and are appropriate for all ages. Join us on an eating extravaganza of Wicker Park, and we promise you'll go home with a full belly and a deeper appreciation for what goes into the local foods we eat.
- Food tasting
- Local guide
- Professional guide
What's not included
- Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
- Hotel pickup
- Hotel drop-off
- Transportation to/from attractions