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The Cook School Scotland

7 Moorfield North Industrial Park, | Crosshouse, Kilmarnock KA2 0FE, Scotland
+44 1563 550008
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Ranked #1 of 3 Activities in Kilmarnock
Type: Educational Sites
Owner description: The ultimate cookery experience is only 30 minutes from Glasgow. In our cookery classes you will develop your palate and discover what you love to... more » Owner description: The ultimate cookery experience is only 30 minutes from Glasgow. In our cookery classes you will develop your palate and discover what you love to cook and eat. Our Head Chef Bernie and his team make cooking fun, stress free and informative. They will pass on plenty of new tips, ideas and share some tricks of the trade, while making it fun.We have a variety of 'Hands on' cooking courses as well as our relaxed and intimate Demo & Dine evenings to choose from.Not only will you get to cook with great chef's you will also get to work in our state of the art kitchen which is fully equipped with Miele appliances. Miele is a German manufacturer of high quality domestic appliances, regarded by many as the market leader. The Cook School is always a hive of activity with corporate events, private dining, children's birthday parties and classes. We pride ourselves in being a fun and informal environment creating effortless cuisine. From the minute you step through the door you will grasp our professional and friendly approach, we're here to make sure you have an experience which exceeds all of your expectations. « less
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Kilmarnock
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

Iv been to the Cook School on several occasions now. A mixture of full day classes and demo and dines. From start to finish great experience and great faculties . I'm definitely not the most confident cook but the chefs tailor everything to all levels. Would recommend the cook school to anyone. I know I will be back

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Aileen S, Owner at The Cook School Scotland, responded to this review

We're glad to hear that you've always enjoyed your visits to The Cook School. We pride ourselves on offering a first class service while giving people the opportunity to brush up on their cooking skills, whether they are a complete novice or experienced cook. We hope to see you back again soon. More

Kilmarnock
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

I have been to the cook school a few times but not for a while so was very much looking forward to my trip back a few weeks ago. I attended Friends For Dinner with 2 others and we all had a ball. The chef had changed since my last visit so it was good to pick up some different... More

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Aileen S, Owner at The Cook School Scotland, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind comments about The Cook School, we're glad to hear that you and your guests has such an enjoyable experience. We have to admit that the ice cream sandwich with salted caramel sauce is also one of our favourites! We look forward to seeing you again the future. More

Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

This has to be classed as a rip off!! My 2 sons went at a cost of £90. They came back disgusted. They were shown how to cook potatoes and a plain sirloin steak and then got to eat them with a glass of water in a canteen style room. DON'T GO THERE. RIP OFF.

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Aileen S, Owner at The Cook School Scotland, responded to this review

Hi, We’re sorry to hear that your sons were disappointed with their experience. Our Steak half day classes offer the chance to come along and learn how to cook the perfect steak in a short format, 2.5 hour class. The menu for the day which is clearly shown on our website is as follows: • The Perfect Steak (Hands on)... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Food = very tasty. Experience = chefs were professional, knowledgeable and entertaining. Array of food prepared was both tasty and a bit different. Drink = my partner and I spent 3 hours in the cook school and were offered only 2 top ups. I understand that there is a 3 drinks per person offer in place but I personally would... More

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Aileen S, Owner at The Cook School Scotland, responded to this review

Hi Richard, Thank you for your recent review. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed the food and overall experience but we're sorry to hear you felt let down by the drinks service on the evening. The package which you booked includes three drinks per person with the option of purchasing additional wine at £12 per bottle. It is our... More

Oban, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Finally cashed in our vouchers we got for last Christmas, wish we had done it sooner it was a great experience and even inspired me to get cooking.

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Aileen S, Owner at The Cook School Scotland, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review, we're glad to hear you had such an enjoyable experience at The Cook School. We hope to see you back again in the future. More

ayrshire
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

To celebrate my 60th birthday, I arranged a private Demo and Dine with 20 friends and family.we arrived to a beautifully set up dinning room, with a exotic cocktail at each place setting. I had chosen American Food as our theme. Two lively chiefs and Rachel our hostess looked after us every minute of the evening. We had very informative... More

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Aileen S, Owner at The Cook School Scotland, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review, we're glad to hear you had such an enjoyable experience at The Cook School for your birthday. We hope to see you at The Cook School Scotland again in the future. More

Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Having been bought a cooking experience for my birthday we decided to try the Thai Street Food cooking class. We arrived to a freshly baked scone and tea, great way to start the day! The chef who looked after us was informative, helpful and made the day extremely fun! The day works by working through the menu where the chef... More

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Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Wonderful day with my mother in law at fusion cooking day class. Staff very attentive, chef excellent and a great overall experience

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ayrshire
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Attended Fresh Fish and Seafod Class today. The day started with Coffee and freshly baked scones while we got to know the other members of the class. We then entered the kitchen where Bernie our chef and mentor for the day guided us through how to fillet a round fish. Then is was our turn. The rest of the day... More

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Glasgow
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68 reviews 68 reviews
18 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Once again I thoroughly enjoyed my day at the Cook School. Lots of tips, hands on experience and good company.

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