Ultimate Chicago Food Tour: West Loop Neighborhood

10 reviews

3 hours

Max 12

Why take this tour?

Devour are the food specialists in our family, running all of our food tours. They're obsessed with finding the most authentic and tasty food and the biggest characters at the local market. We think that passion makes them the best at what they do.


  • Try 5+ delicious tastings from 5 to 6 establishments. Enough food for a full lunch.
  • Follow along as your expert foodie guide reveals favorite local hotspots.
  • Learn how a humble meatpacking district transformed into the city’s dining hotspot.
  • Start with iconic deep-dish pizza and leave room for desserts made by James Beard Award-winning chefs.
  • Hunt for ghosts where Oprah Winfrey had her studios.
  • Discover the West Loop’s rich history and why it's so much more than just a trendy foodie destination.
  • Sites Visited
  • West Loop Neighborhood
  • Time Out Market
  • Chicago-style deep dish pizzeria
  • Sandwich shop
  • Artisan donut shop
  • Award-winning bakery
  • Tour Includes
  • 5+ delicious tastes across 5 to 6 establishments
  • Enough food for a full lunch
  • Local expert food guide
  • Expertly guided food tour
  • Food tasting: Deep-dish pizza
  • Food tasting: Corned beef sandwich
  • Food tasting: Old Fashioned donuts
  • Food tasting: Gourmet cupcakes

Eat your way through Chicago's most delicious neighborhood at the eateries that are redefining it.

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Verified Customer Reviews

Overall Rating
4.3 /5
based on 10 reviews
Rating summary by category
Latest reviews
Our guide Erica C. was the best. She was very kind and patient with everyone!
Paula · Apr 10, 2023 · United States · Female · 55 to 64 years
We met Erica, our guide, and learned that we happened to be the only guests on that afternoon tour. Erica was great as a guide, friendly, knowledgeable, and talkative. Five food stops, on our particular tour it was pizza, tacos, meat all sub, donuts, and cupcakes. Pizza stop was probably our favorite. Erica gave us a number of recommendations for places in the city for hot dogs, cocktails, markets, etc. If we could have changed anything, we prob would have preferred just one sweet stop instead of two.
Laurence · Oct 23, 2022 · United Kingdom · Male · 35 to 44 years
Excellent food. Erica our guide was great. She told us interesting stories about the food establishments we visited and some historical facts. I really enjoyed myself.
Helen · Oct 18, 2022 · United States · Female · 65 to 74 years
Food choices were excellent. Our guide Erica was knowledgeable and friendly. I really enjoyed myself.
Helen · Oct 18, 2022 · United States · Female · 65 to 74 years
Erica, the tour guide, was absolutely fabulous: she has an immediately engaging personality and it was a genuine pleasure to hang out with her...In terms of the "history" aspects of the tour I would select a more significant neighborhood in Chicagoland. As for the food?: is there such a thing as too much food? LOL! Instead of full portions (e.g. a whole slice of deep dish pizza, a full taco, a half-sandwich...) at 5 places, I would rather have gone to a couple more locations and have had small bites. And for any places beverages are a significant part of the menu (e.g. a brewery) a sample would be nice.
Kevin · Oct 17, 2022 · United States · Female · 45 to 54 years

Meeting Point

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Meeting Point

We'll meet outside Lou Malnati's Pizzeria (West Loop) which is located at 1235 West Randolph Street, 60607. Please check the address carefully as they have more than one location in the city. Your guide will be on the street outside the restaurant holding a red Devour Tours bag and a Devour Tours sign. Please don't look for your guide inside the restaurant.

Please meet 15 minutes prior to the tour start time.

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