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Gateway to Chicago's West Loop Food Tour

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    What to Expect
    An expert guide helps you to easily navigate the exciting West Loop neighborhood as you discover the diverse history, architecture and culture of the area in this 3 hour tour. 
    Tasting Locations:
    Bonci: Rome-based Italian import selling scissor-cut slices featuring distinctive toppings.
    Nonna's: Sister to Formento's restaurant, this counter-serve has subs & salads plus house wines & sauces.
    Kumas: Famous burgers, specialty mac & cheese, and local beers.
    Cemita's Puebla: A family-owned Mexican spot that prides itself on specializing in Poblano foods, such as the Cemita sandwich. 
    Do-Rite Donuts: Chef & co-owner, Francisco uses his Michelin restaurant experience to creates artisanal donuts in unusual flavors.
    *You will go to 4 of the 5 locations listed above.  Kuma's on weekdays and Cemita's on weekends/evenings. 
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We had a great experience from the time we were greeted by Jessica, until our group departed 3 hours later. She guided us through the area sharing the history of the West Loop, the great restaurants that were on our list to visit , and...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank RogerP840
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Excellent choices and variety of cuisines. All great on the taste buds. Guide knowledgeable, personable and entertaining. Great food tour. Mahalo to David M.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank GCT2340
    Mandi C, Customer Service/Front Office at Chicago Food Planet, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

    Thanks so much for taking the time to write this review! We're so glad you enjoyed - hope to see you again!

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    As mentioned, had a great time, great food, wonderful tour guide. My only negative observation was a story he told toward the end about the tour boat that sank in the river in 1915 and so many died. Think his point was tying it to...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Carol B
    Mandi C, Customer Service/Front Office at Chicago Food Planet, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

    Thanks for the review and the feedback! We are glad that your overall experience was a positive one, and that Mark was able to show you a good time! We sincerely apologize for any discomfort some of the history and culture of the area may...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This is our 4th Food Planet tour. Never been disappointed. Mark, our guide, was very personable and knowledgeable of the area as well as the places we visited. I did not know the West Loop was so unique restaurant dense. Definitely an area we’ll go...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank David J
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Great time, great food and mark the tour guide was awesome! Left wanting to visit the area again and try out all the rest of the stops

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Jenny G
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    18 March 2019|
    Response from Stan Z | Reviewed this property |
    I'm pretty sure there was one person on our tour who was gluten-free, so just mention this when you sign up for the tour and it can be accommodated.
    J C
    22 February 2019|
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    Response from KarenF59 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes! Those are the restaurants we visited on the West Loop tour. Same as Mary Kate D.
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