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Private Celebrations

The Most Delicious Way to Celebrate

Birthday Parties and more!

Party Chicago-style with family & friends!

Send out the invites to your nearest and dearest for a unique and delicious way to celebrate in the Windy City. Whether you're throwing a birthday bash, planning a reunion, or visiting on a girls' trip, we specialize in crafting custom food tours that take you deep into Chicago's world-class restaurant scene.

Our private celebrations are perfect for locals looking for a new way to discover their city. For visitors traveling to Chicago on a group adventure, we don't stop at just tours! We’ll put together your full weekend itinerary, from the first bite to the last cheers. We make planning your unforgettable Chicago experience totally hassle-free.

Private Experiences & Group Travel

Private and group tours canceled at least 72 hours before the scheduled start will receive a full refund. No insurance is required for these tours.
Birthday Parties
Hotel accommodations
Reservations at the best restaurants
Must-do Chicago activities
Full single & multi-day itineraries

"This was SO easy and everyone had so much fun! I didn’t have to worry about making reservations, choosing meal options, or dealing with transportation. From start to finish, it was seamless. Every detail was handled so I could focus on the rest of my job."

— Kim

Tour & Event Options

So many ways to celebrate!

Tour Buyouts

It doesn’t get easier than buying out one of our expertly-led, top-rated Chicago food tours. Perfect for groups up to 16 guests.

Private Tours

Choose from any of our highly-rated guided Chicago food tours, but select your custom tour time. Great for groups of 8 to 30 guests.

Custom Tours

The perfect birthday party, reunion, or celebration for groups of any size. We can plan your tours, meals, transportation, hotels, and more.

What’s Included

Taste what Chicago's got cooking for your special occasion!

  • Led by a fun local expert, get exclusive access to the kitchens and chefs driving Chicago’s food revolution.
  • Uncover Chicago’s best hidden gems, perfect for visitors and Chicagoans looking to taste the city’s best and most iconic cuisine.
  • Way more than Deep Dish and Italian Beef – but we’ve got those too!
  • Hear the stories behind Chicago’s architecture, history, and offbeat landmarks.
  • Drink pairings available, including local brews, craft cocktails, and wine selections.

Taste Chicago with your “I Do” Crew!

Planning your bachelorette party, wedding, or baby shower just got easier! Grab your besties and join our fun guides for a trip through Chicago’s best bites and sips. 

We don’t stop with just food tours! We’ll help you plan your entire weekend with full itineraries that include hotel accommodations, activities, reservations, and more!

Great food is at the heart of any celebration.

Maybe you’re marking a special birthday or reuniting with family and friends. Or maybe you’re planning a girls' trip to get your crew back together for another epic adventure. Our food tours transform a simple gathering into a truly memorable celebration.

I’ve built strong connections with the best local restaurants. I can’t wait to tailor a tour – or a whole weekend – that fits the unique flavor of your group and occasion. My team will fill your event with those special "only in Chicago" moments that you'll remember long after the last bite!

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Theresa Nemetz
Owner, Chicago Food & City Tours

You’ll talk about this celebration for years to come.

Great times, no stress. Start planning your big day!

We don't ask for a deposit or signed contract. Simply fill out the form with as many details as possible. Please provide your tentative head count so we can confirm reservations with our partners.

We'll contact you to confirm your booking. Five days prior to your tour date, we'll need a final headcount, list of any allergies or dietary restrictions, and payment via credit card or check.

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