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Nimmy & Paul

Variamparambil | Chakalakal Road, Kochi (Cochin) 682 015, India
Nimmy & Paul
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Mermaid Beach, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I will admit that I cannot boil an egg and my wife will not allow me in our kitchen. But I accompanied her on half a dozen "cooking demonstrations" during our recent trip through South India. There is no doubt that the best expierience - by a mile - was with Nimmy. Her set-up is professional, the recipe cards that... More 

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Paris, France
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

What a cook she is, this fantastic lady Nimmy. From the reception until the last taste all was just a delight for the eyes and the palate. 4 recipes were given : potato Marsala, Thoren ,Kerala curry and Chemeen Ularthu. Very well explained in details for the ingredients and the way to proceed. And the dinnertable was nicely put up... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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111 hotel reviews
344 helpful votes 344 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Nimmy is a lovely person and clearly has a passion for food. I got the feeling that she is doing too many cooking demonstrations and as a result it has become a chore. Yes we learnt a bit and went away with a few tips, plus enjoyed a reasonable meal. However far from the best of this style of cooking... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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53 reviews 53 reviews
34 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Went here to have some amazing food with a large group of people, after a long introduction to "master cuisine" I was expecting the greatest food in the world. It was a big disappointment. The plates took forever to come out and the food wasn't good. The chicken was dry and nothing really stood out. The best part about this... More 

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Chandigarh, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

heard a lot about nimmy and paul. logged on to the web site... no response. tried no of times ...no response.... they don't give their contanct no/ mob phone. looks like pretty exclusive place... great !!! being a die hard, went to the residence of nimmy and paul. met Mr Paul... explained to him all I wanted was one meal..,... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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94 reviews 94 reviews
68 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

friendly couple as hosts with gorgeous Art Deco home and nice garden Nimmy was a quirky teacher in a good way and had her own cooking style that she shared with me + other 2 students we made 3 dishes but the host added several dishes + dessert for a 5 star meal a bit far from Fort Cochin and... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

We enjoyed a very entertaining and educational few hours with Nimmy and Paul in their charming house. We were patiently taught how to cook 4 distinct Kerrala dishes which we then had the delicious pleasure of eating. Nimmy and Paul are very welcoming hosts.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

A 2 hour evening visit of 14 people doing a south India tour organised by Voyages Jules Verne ,we had a demonstration of cooking 3 dishes, discussion and questions on cookware and clay pots followed by a meal of soup,fish, vegetables ,meat and a pudding.Throughout we were kept topped up with soft drinks.I enjoyed it enormously.Conversation was fresh and intelligent... More 

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Northants
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51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

As part of our grand tour of India with travelsphere our group enjoyed a delicious meal, served by nimmy's helpful ladies. Then we watched a cookery demonstration which was very interesting - she gave us receipe cards that we could follow and take home. Thank you nimmy for welcoming us into your lovely home. As we did not stay cannot... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

We had a fantastic cooking course experience at Nimmy and Paul! We learned how to cook diffrent traditional Kerala dishes. The food was exellant! This was one of the best thing we did while travelling in India. We would warmly recommend this cooking course!!

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