Due to Covid-19 as well as health and safety concerns, Naperville Bites and Sites will not be offering any tours for the remainder of the year. Stay healthy everyone!

Naperville’s Historic Downtown Food Tour

Duration: 3 Hours

Location: Naperville's Historic Downtown and surrounding neighborhoods



Our guided ,narrated downtown Naperville tour visits 6 food tasting locations in the historic , delicious downtown and train station area.

  • Beautiful Downtown Naperville, the Riverwalk and the century walk
  • Delicious food tastings from specialty food stores
  • Unique and authentic restaurants
  • Charming streets and historic architecture from the 1800’s
  • Hidden works of art, sculpture and murals throughout the area
  • The rich history that makes up Naperville

Every weekend; April through November

15 people per tour

Comfortable clothing and shoes. Tours take place rain or shine

Tours depart at 11:30 am

All age groups and fitness levels

Whether you have lived in Naperville all your life, or just moved into the area,on the Naperville Food Tour you will discover some great tastes and history facts  that makes Naperville an outstanding city. The Naperville Food Tour is a great activity for groups of friends, team building, wedding parties, bachelorette parties,foodies, or for anybody looking to discover the hidden gem of Naperville just outside of Chicago.

Delicious food specialties are served on the Naperville Historic Downtown Food Tour (subject to change)

Orazio's Pub

Traditional neighborhood pub

Le Chocolat du Bouchard

Indulgent chocolates and elegant cakes and pastries

Red Arrow Tap Room

House smoked BBQ and local craft beers

Fat Rosie's

A modern take on traditional Mexican food

The Lantern

Old School tavern with great homemade burgers and chili

Cookie Dough Creations

America's expert in cookie dough and premium ice cream


A true farm-to-table restaurant

Lou Malnati's Pizzeria

A slice of authentic Chicago style pizza

Adagio Tea

Specialty tea and tisanes merchant

Aunt V's Main Street Market

From garden to table, from the classroom to the community

Meet by the 5th Avenue Station Building

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Have questions? Here's the most frequently asked.

Are there any beverages served on the Naperville Food tours?

Yes, we will be served tea and hot chocolate. Feel free to bring a water bottle

Do we just walk around and taste food on the Naperville Food Tours?

No. You will not only taste locally made foods that will tantalize your taste buds; you will also learn Fun Facts and explore the hidden art around Naperville. The Naperville Food Tour is fully narrated by your Naperville Food Tour guide who will discuss food, fun facts, history, culture, and entertainment that Naperville has to offer

How much food is served on the Naperville Food Tours?

Our tours include 5-7 tantalizing taste locations along the famous streets of Historic Naperville… Naperville Bites and Sites tours serve enough food that for most participants, lunch afterwards is not necessary. With the combination of drink and food tastings combined with breaks for architectural, historical and cultural insight, you should be comfortably full after our food tours

Do the tours have anything to offer Naperville area residents?

Definitely! Many of our guests live in and around Naperville. Locals often join Naperville Food Tours to enjoy wonderful food and to learn about the great Fun Facts. Fun facts that have been under their noses the entire time!

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