A cheese pizza is a blank canvas, just waiting to be decorated with pepperoni to symbolize life, onions to symbolize sorrow, and pineapple to symbolize fruit. Eat something meaningful with today's Groupon: for $22, you get a two-hour deep-dish pizza walking tour from Slice of Chicago Pizza Tours (a $45 value). Tours meet at Pizzeria Uno at 11:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays through October 31, and Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from November 1–20.
Slice of Chicago Pizza Tours’ knowledgeable guides shepherd deep-dish devotees to sample hot and ready pies at three noted pizza palaces. Guests learn about Chicago's longtime relationship with pizza, including their first date and wedding at Navy Pier, as they sample the crusts and cheeses of classic pan delights at Pizzeria Uno, Pizzeria Ora, and Giordano's. As tours wander a 1.2-mile path through downtown, visitors can admire urban landmarks, posing for photos by historic statues and discovering Al Capone’s collection of Horcruxes in shadowy alleyways.
Slice of Chicago Pizza Tours
Slice of Chicago Pizza Tours takes a novel approach to acquainting visitors and locals alike with the region’s famous cuisine. Over the course of two hours, the team escorts pizza lovers throughout River North in search of delectable, cheesy morsels on a history-filled tour of three of the city’s most iconic pizzerias. The tour, which caters to all ages, leaves guests sated but not stuffed as they sample the various crusts, sauces, and cheeses that formulate Chicago’s most famous food and second most popular raffle prize.
Near North Side
29 E Ohio St.
Chicago, Illinois 60611