12 of Chicago's Best Date Ideas for Foodies

Couples that eat together, stay together. What's better than a date in Chicago? A date in Chicago centered around food...obviously.

The Windy City is known for its amazing foodie culture. We've compiled our 12 best date recommendations for couples that love food to give you a taste (pun intended!) of all that Vimbly Chicago has to offer.

Original Chicago Pizza Tour

Original Chicago Pizza Tour

pizza
deep dish
food tour

It's a pizza tour where you eat pizza. Need we say more?

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Sushi Made Easy

Sushi Made Easy

sushi
fish
sashimi
Japanese

If you love sushi as much as we do, you need to take this class. Learn how to make some of your favorite sushi rolls including maki, temaki, and nigiri sushi.

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Macarons & Mimosas

Macarons & Mimosas

brunch
dessert
champagne
sweets

Have you always wanted to know how to make macarons? Now's your chance. Plus, enjoy mimosas too!

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Candy Bars from Scratch

Candy Bars from Scratch

candy
chocolate
dessert

Never have to buy packaged candy bars again. After this class, you'll know exactly how to make homemade candy bars from scratch.

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Authentic Spanish Tapas

Authentic Spanish Tapas

tapas
shrimp
empanadas
cooking

Who doesn't love tapas? From creating your own bean filling to perfectly roasting peppers and preparing empanada dough, you'll create a strong foundation of skills on which to build your culinary prowess.

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Murder Mystery Dinner

Murder Mystery Dinner

dining
experience
mystery
interactive

This is the ultimate dining experience. You and your date will eat dinner, observe and help unravel the mystery.

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Local Flavors of Chicago Food Tour

Local Flavors of Chicago Food Tour

pizza
cheese
local
Chicago
foodie

Tour Chicago’s Gold Coast and Magnificent Mile, stopping at delicious local eateries along the way.

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Cheesemaking

Cheesemaking

cheese
mozzarella
ricotta

Spend a delightful afternoon in an idyllic farm setting where you'll indulge in your cheesiest desires. 

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Neapolitan Pizza Making

Neapolitan Pizza Making

pizza
Italian
cheese

Learn to make authentic Neapolitan pizza with your own two hands in this all-levels class perfect for the culinary neophyte.

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Steak Cooking Class

Steak Cooking Class

meat
steak
grilling

Learn to cook the perfect steak dinner. What more could you ask for in a life partner than excellent steak cooking skills?

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Cupcake Boot Camp

Cupcake Boot Camp

dessert
pastry
baking
frosting

Follow along as a professional pastry chef shows you and your date the ropes to baking a perfect petite cake every time from mixing ingredients to frosting the cupcake!

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Chicago-Style Pizza, Beer, Cupcakes and Hot Dogs Tour

Chicago-Style Pizza, Beer, Cupcakes and Hot Dogs Tour

food
cupcakes
dessert
frosting

This tour title says it all. Eat your way through Chicago on this tour through the central business district.

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