Explore the city with your tastebuds! Eating your way across Milwaukee is a great (and delicious!) way to get to know the city.
|Milwaukee Food & City Tours hosts food and cultural tours all year round.|
Milwaukee Food & City Tours, the city’s premier food tour company, hosts food and cultural tours by foot and by bus all year round! Try one of their neighborhood-focused tours to get a unique look at one of Milwaukee’s neighborhoods (including Historic Third Ward, Brady Street, Bay View and Walker’s Point), or traverse the city on a themed tour like the historic bar tour or popular pizza bus tour. Celebrate the holidays right with the “Ghouls and Spirits” adult trick-or-treat or Christmas-themed bus tours.
Milwaukee’s only pizza factory tour is at Palermo’s Villa. Watch Palermo’s Pizzaiolos craft their delicious pizzas on the factory floor, then enjoy a slice of hand-stretched pizza at Pizzeria 3301.
Clock Shadow Creamery, Milwaukee’s only urban creamery, offers an inside look at one of Wisconsin’s most famous products. Learn about the history of cheesemaking and sample some delicious fresh cheeses made right here in Milwaukee. If possible, schedule your tour for a weekday morning – that’s when the cheesemaking happens!
The Jelly Belly Factory is a short drive from the city, but it’s worth it – once you’re there, you can enjoy a FREE walking tour of the factory where more than 150 different sweet treats are made. Did you know it takes over a week to make a single Jelly Belly jelly bean? Find out why!
Visit Growing Power’s urban farm, the last remaining farm and greenhouse in operation in the City of Milwaukee. On your tour, learn more about the sustainable growing methods used here, including worms eating waste, fish fertilizing plants and honeybees pollinating the neighborhood. Many local restaurants use Growing Power’s produce – see where it all starts!