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Address: 7441 Girard Avenue, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92092
Phone Number: 858-888-3509
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Tue - Fri 9:30 am - 8:30 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 pm - 12:00 am
Description: Harvard Cookin' Girl: La Jolla's First and Best Cooking School. We not...
Harvard Cookin' Girl: La Jolla's First and Best Cooking School. We not only teach weekly classes on ethnic cuisine, but we also specialize in kids' birthday parties, corporate team building events, girls' nights out, adults' birthday parties, supper clubs, one on one classes, kids' chef series, and so much more! Come expand your palette and ignite your senses at Harvard Cookin' Girl!
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Best Cooking School Ever!

I visited Bibi's cooking school for the Gluten Free Moroccan cooking night. Not only was the food delicious, but learning about the spices, culture, and cooking techniques was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW via mobile

I visited Bibi's cooking school for the Gluten Free Moroccan cooking night. Not only was the food delicious, but learning about the spices, culture, and cooking techniques was invaluable! She has such a wonderful personality and infuses the food with such beautiful tales of old world cooking. I look forward to attending more of her classes and buying her book... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

There are so many cooking books out there that use 20+ ingredients, following which can be time consuming and tiring. Bibi's cooking was absolutely the opposite: very few ingredients, fast and what's most important, very delicious! In addition to that she showed her vast knowledge of different cultures and cuisine. I strongly recommend her cooking classes to anyone who wishes... More 

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LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this review

Dear Laura- Thank you so much for such a nice and accurate description of my class. It is always delightful to hear it from someone else who appreciates it. Come back soon. Bibi More 

Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Bibi was not only a wonderful personality but has a wealth of cultural experience. Bibi holds and shares this wealth of cultural culinary knowledge which you can tell she truly enjoys sharing. I would highly recommend taking one or more of her classes with friends. You go away with a real confidence about cooking. If I did not live in... More 

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Dear Laura- Thank you so much for such a nice and accurate description of my class. It is always delightful to hear it from someone else who appreciates it. Come back soon. Bibi More 

Beamsville, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Our small group spent a couple of wonderful hours with Bibi and her interns. Bibi shared her passion for, and knowledge of food with grace and humour. I can't wait to get home to try out the recipes we made with Bibi. The next time I'm in San Diego, I will definitely make a stop here! Until that time comes,... More 

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Thank you Jennifer for taking the time to review us. It was an absolute delight to host your group. Glad to hear that you had fun too. More 

San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Our group had a really fun time with Bibi! We did this as an office team building and it truly was a fun event. Bibi helped customize our menu as we wanted to learn to cook specific dishes which included Risotto, Lemon Chicken and Tiramisu and we were not disappointed. We all participated and learnt along the way. It felt... More 

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LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this review

Thank you Jennifer- You truly rock and it was great cooking with you guys. Come back. Yes we are doing Yedid's event too. More 

Rancho Santa Fe, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Bibi is wonderful. She explains the history and backstory on her recipes, she educates us about the spices she uses, she shares her family secret tricks, and she is extremely entertaining! In one of the recipes she used ground up rose petals...wonderful. The food was aromatic, extremely flavorful and the environment is a pure delight. This is a must do... More 

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Annie- It was a pleasure to finally have you. Glad you liked the food too- a good reason to come back. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Cooking and tasting - this could be a great alternative to a night out in a restaurant. Especially when your chef is Bibi:) She is nonstopable! It's fun to be around. And don't worry not to be able to understand something. She speaks 7 languages. The food is delicious too. Thank you, Bibi.

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Kateryna- Thank you so much for every compliment. Now am going to be flooded I guess:) Come back and thank you for bringing the entire TV crew on Persian New Year. I had so much fun with you guys. Come back. I have a great idea for your next program. More 

San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I have to say I was pleasantly surprised with my experience at Harvard Cookin' Girl. Bibi was nothing short of amazing with her cooking and teaching skills. The class is fun, engaging and interactive and I was almost sad when it was over. I am now going to book her for my bachelorette.

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Kateryna- Thank you so much for every compliment. Now am going to be flooded I guess:) Come back and thank you for bringing the entire TV crew on Persian New Year. I had so much fun with you guys. Come back. I have a great idea for your next program. More 

Pharr, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

I travelled to San Diego with a group of girlfriends for a bachelorette party weekend. One of the girls found Harvard Cooking Girl and we thought it would be a fun, unique activity to try. We had an amazing time! Bibi was incredibly helpful and knowledgeable about cooking. We spent most of the time talking and laughing while preparing an... More 

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Daniela- Thank you so much for taking time to review me. It was so much fun serving you guys. Glad you had a good time too. Come back. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

Learned a lot, had a great time with friends and new friends and had amazing food. I would definitely return when we visit San Diego again. This cooking class is highly recommended.

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LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review me. Come back as soon as you are in SD again. More 

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