Starting at just $35 per person, Chicago Food Planet Food Tours offer 2-3 hour food tasting & cultural walking tours that specialize in combining delicious food and drink tastings with some serious fun in Chicago’s most delicious, off-the-beaten-path neighborhoods. Rated the #1 Activity by TripAdvisor with over 2,500 reviews, CFP was recognized for their ongoing contributions to both locals and visitors as the "Best Chicago Tour" by Lonely Planet. Suitable for all age groups and fitness levels, you’ll experience delectable foods from one-of-a-kind specialty food stores and ethnic eateries while receiving an insiders view into the culture, history and architecture that defines the Windy City. Suitable for all age groups and fitness levels, CFP provides a non-touristy, truly local experience away from the busy downtown area so you feel like a native Chicagoan. These guided, narrated food tours include 5-7 mouth-watering food tastings, enough for a hearty lunch, from specialty food stores and ethnic eateries. You'll walk away with brand new culinary perspectives, satisfied taste buds, big smiles and the confidence to continue exploring the areas where locals live on your own. Tease your taste buds as we bring to life the foodie enclaves of the Gold Coast and Old Town neighborhoods as you eat delicious foods from six one-of-a-kind specialty food stores, ethnic delis and local restaurants off the beaten track on our signature Gold Coast & Old Town Food Tour. Discover the unique artists’ colony that has recently evolved into a hidden foodie paradise as you enjoy delectable food and drink samples from six authentic mom-and-pop restaurants and ethnic eateries on the Bucktown & Wicker Park Food Tour. Explore the remarkable and historic ethnicity, culture and foods that define Hong Kong and mainland China as you taste authentic Canton, Mandarin and Szechuan cuisine from five Chinese owned and operated restaurants, food stores and ethnic bakeries on the Chinatown Food Tour. Lastly, uncover the gastronomic secrets behind C Chicago's premiere lakefront neighborhood as you taste scrumptious foods & fare from six locally owned artisan chefs on the Lincoln Park Food Tour.