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Taste of Chicago

  • Grant Park 301 E Jackson Dr Chicago, IL, 60605 United States (map)

Taste of Chicago is the nation's premier outdoor food festival showcasing the diversity of Chicago's dining community. The delicious array of food served at Taste of Chicago is complemented by music and exciting activities for the entire family. Every summer since 1980, Chicago's beautiful Grant Park on the city's magnificent lakefront has been home to the world's largest food festival.

Admission is FREE. Food and beverage tickets are sold on site in strips of 14 tickets for $10 (includes $3 charge for Taste amenities). Smaller "Taste of" portions" are available for 3-6 tickets. Ticket booths accept cash, credit and debit.


Eateries

5-Day Eateries

Arun's Thai Restaurant | 4156 N. Kedzie Ave.

Aunty Joy's Jamaican Kitchen | 1217 W. Devon Ave.

Beat Kitchen | 2100 W. Belmont Ave.

Ben's Bar-Be-Cue - New | 5931 W. North Ave.

Billy Goat Tavern | 1535 W. Madison St.

BJ's Market & Bakery | 8734 S. Stony Island Ave.

Brazilian Bowl Inc. | 3204 N. Broadway St.

Buona Beef | 613 N. McClurg Ct.

Buscia's Bacon Buns | Available at Markets & Festivals

Caffe Gelato Soiree | 2034 W. Division St.

Chicago's Dog House | 816 W. Fullerton Ave.

Churro Factory - Xurro | 2214 S. Wolcott Ave.

Connie's Pizza | 2373 S. Archer Ave.

Doom Street Eats | Available at Markets & Festivals

Esperanza | 2301 S. Lakeshore Dr.

Franco's Ristorante | 300 W. 31st St.

Frannie's Café Inc | 623 S. Wabash Ave.

Frönen | Available at Markets & Festivals

Garifuna Flava: A Taste of Belize | 2518 W. 63rd St.

Gold Coast Dogs | 225 S. Canal St.

Hakka Bakka Indian Kati Rolls | 1251 W. Fullerton Ave.

Iyanze | 4623 N. Broadway St.

Josephine's Cooking | 436 E. 79th St.

Kasia's Deli | 2101 W. Chicago Ave.

La Mexicana | 4171 S. Archer Ave.

Lao Sze Chuan | 520 N. Michigan Ave.

Lou Malnati's Pizzeria | 805 S. State St.

Premier Rollin BBQ | Available for Catering

Rainbow Cone LLC | 9233 S. Western Ave.

Ricobene's | 252 W. 26th St.

Robinson's No. 1 Ribs | 225 S. Canal St.

Seoul Taco | 738 N. Clark St.

Texas de Brazil | 210 E. Illinois St.

The Cookie Crate | Available at Markets & Festivals

The Eli's Cheesecake Company | 6701 W. Forest Preserve Dr.

The Slab Bar-B-Que | 1918 E. 71st St.

The Star of Siam | 11 E. Illinois St.

Ukai Japanese Restaurant | 1059 W. Belmont Ave.

Vee-Vee's African Restaurant | 6232 N. Broadway

Yum Dum  | Available at Markets & Festivals

Yvolina's Tamales | 814 W. 18th St.

Pop-Up Eateries

90 Miles Cuban Café | 2540 W. Armitage Ave.

A Place by Damao | 2621 S. Halsted St. Ste. 1

Bar Takito | 210 N. Morgan St.

Barangaroos Aussie Pies | 3208 N. Sheffield Ave.

Betty BOT shop | 7100 S. South Shore Dr.

BITES Asian Kitchen + Bar | 3313 N. Clark St.

Black Dog Gelato | 859 N. Damen Ave.

Classic Cobbler | Available for Catering

Dmen Tap | 2849 W. Belmont Ave.

Dog Haus | 2464 N. Lincoln Ave.

Egg Rolls Etc. | Available for Catering

Gordo's Homemade Ice Cream Bars | 729 S. Dearborn St.

Jason's Deli | 1258 S. Canal St.

Jeannie's Flan Inc. | Available for Catering

Jeni's Splended Ice Creams | 1505 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Jus Sandwiches | Available for Catering

Kitchen 17 | 3132 N. Broadway

Luella's Gospel Bird | 2009 N. Damen Ave.

Madame VanderKloot's Weiner Emporium | Available at Markets & Festivals

Nourish Catering | Available for Catering

Seafood City Supermarket (Grill City) | 5033 N. Elston Ave.

These Wingz? | Available at Markets & Festivals

Warm Belly Bakery, LLC | 1148 W. Monroe St.

Wood Fire Counter | 131 N. Clinton St.

Food Trucks

American Glory

Aztec Dave’s Food Truck

Beavers Coffee + Donuts

Big Wang's Chinese Street Food

Coastline Catering

Da Pizza Dude

Giordano's

Harold's Chicken

La Cocinita

Lawrence's Fish & Shrimp

Mr. Quiles Mexican Food Truck 

Ms. Tittle's Cupcakes 

Pink Flamingo Food Truck

Pink Taco

The Lifeway Kefir Shop

Three Legged Tacos

Whadda Jerk 


Entertainment

Petrillo Music Shell (235 S Columbus Dr.)

5:30 PM : Courtney Barnett with Sunflower Bean

Goose Island Stage (Columbus & Balbo)

12:00–1:00 PM : Katie Kadan (R&B)

1:20–2:20 PM : The Feeders (Rock)

2:40–3:40 PM : Rachel Sarah Thomas (Alt/Folk)

4:00–5:00 PM - Mother Nature (Hip Hop)

5:20–6:20 PM - ODE (Rock)

6:20–8:00 PM - DJ Mike P (DJ Set)

SummerDance (Buckingham Fountain Plaza)

Steppin'

5:30–6:30 PM : Lesson by Majestic Gents (Chicago Steppin')

6:30–8:30 PM : DJ Calvin (Chicago Steppin')

Earlier Event: July 7
West Fest
Later Event: July 11
Taste of Chicago