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Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays

Via Monte Cavallo 30, 02039 Toffia, Italy
+39 333 104 0144
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Our cooking class was the highlight of our trip in Rome. Sally and Guido were great about... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Mahitha R
Great people, great food, great time

Went to the cooking class here July 6 with 8 adults and a 6 year old granddaughter. A really lovely... read more

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Convivio Rome Italian Cooking Holidays run Half Day and One Day Italian Cooking Classes, plus 3 & 5 night Italian Cooking Holidays. All your Italian Cooking Classes and Culinary Vacations are held in the magical and unspoilt medieval hilltop village of Toffia, in the Rome countryside, Italy. All your Italian cooking classes are fun, relaxed, informative and conducted in English by an eighth generation Roman, Chef Guido.
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Via Monte Cavallo 30, 02039 Toffia, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our cooking class was the highlight of our trip in Rome. Sally and Guido were great about coordinating everything to make sure we had an easy trip to where they lived. They have a beautiful home with a fantastic view! Guido led the cooking class....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to the cooking class here July 6 with 8 adults and a 6 year old granddaughter. A really lovely experience. They arranged to pick us up, and Sally provided a brief tour of a small town (Castelnuovo) near their home. When we registered we...More

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ConvivioRome, Owner at Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for enjoying your hands-on cooking-touring experience with us and we are really pleased that you you also appreciated the mini guided tours we gave of two local medieval villages. We knew that you may have already explored some of the local countryside and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Having previously enjoyed the Convivio 3 day course in Toffia 5 years ago, it was good to return to this beautiful part of Italy, this time with American friends, to share the Convivio Rome One Day cooking experience. Sally and Guido have relocated to Castelnuovo...More

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ConvivioRome, Owner at Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your glowing review and it was so wonderful to see you return! Marvellous, that you could bring some American friends with you and together with the other family, you certainly 'cooked up a storm'. We are so pleased you think our new...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sally and Guido’s half day cooking class was easy to follow and a pleasure to attend. My husband and I had a rental car so we met up with the class in Castelnuovo di Farfa (Sally had collected everyone else from the train station I...More

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ConvivioRome, Owner at Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. It was great to meet you both. We are so pleased that you had a number of extra days available in your holiday to be able to rent our accommodation in the medieval village of Toffia, and with the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked the one day cooking class and it was fantastic! This was by far one of our favorite experiences during our two week vacation that included Italy and other countries. Our 17 year old son loved it too! Guido and Sally are lovely and...More

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ConvivioRome, Owner at Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was a pleasure spending time with you and your family and we loved the positive energy your brought with you for your experience with us. Thank you for letting us know that "This was by far one of our favorite experiences during our two...More

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Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

Thank you Sally and Guido for a fun, informative and delicious day. We thoroughly enjoyed every aspect of our day with you. Visiting the hilltop medieval village, cooking class in your warm and beautiful home, stopping by Farfa Monastery and village. We could not have...More

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ConvivioRome, Owner at Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

It was a great pleasure meeting you both and it was very special also knowing that you had chosen to enjoy your important day (both your birthday and your wedding anniversary), participating in cooking-touring Experience, with us. I am so pleased your friend (an ex-cooking...More

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Reviewed April 19, 2018

I took the cooking class in mid-March with my sisters. This was the highlight of our entire trip. We got to see the beautiful area which was worth the trip alone, the cooking class was wonderful and I truly learned quite a bit. Guido, Sally,...More

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ConvivioRome, Owner at Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We loved it when you and your two sisters came to visit us and spend the day in our home kitchen. We loved showing you all around our local medieval hilltop villages. Your enthusiasm was contagious and your stories of your grandmother and family coming...More

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Reviewed April 13, 2018

We had only three days in Rome but wanted to connect with "real people" and not just tours. Convivio was such a positive FUN experience. The three of us enjoy cooking, loved learning to make fettuccine, and enjoyed the ending results meal with Sally and...More

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ConvivioRome, Owner at Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2018

It was also great fun for us meeting you and your two sisters. Your Italian connections and ancestry probably made the stories told by Guido during your one day cooking class, seem even more alive. We loved the way we could exchange stories of the...More

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Reviewed April 13, 2018

This cooking class was the highlight of our vacation. Guido and Sally were the ultimate hosts. We were met at the train station by Sally, who took us touring around a beautiful town. When we arrived at their lovely home, we were greeted by Guido,...More

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ConvivioRome, Owner at Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2018

I am so pleased that we were the highlight of your vacation to Italy. This means a lot to Guido and I, as I also know that you have visited Italy many times before. Your wonderful description of your cooking-touring day with us, shows you...More

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Reviewed December 19, 2017

In October (I’m the great procrastinator), my wife and I took an awesome one day cooking class with Convivio Rome. The class was given by Sally and Guido, a wonderful husband and wife team. Sally was a gracious hostess and a knowledgable tour guide who...More

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ConvivioRome, Owner at Convivio Rome Italian One Day Cooking Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded December 26, 2017

Thank you for your glowing review of your cooking-touring day with us. We loved your comment about Chef Guido " Guido could easily be a master chef in Rome or a college professor in the culinary arts." You have really captured the energy and essence...More

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hursturbo
May 1, 2017|
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Response from ConvivioRome | Property representative |
Dear hursturbo, Thank you for inquiring about our Convivio Rome Italian Cooking Classes. Yes, we offer both One Day and Half Day Italian cooking classes and it is a very easy day trip from Rome. We are only 40 minutes train... More
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Theresa4Woodhaven
March 3, 2017|
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Response from ConvivioRome | Property representative |
Dear Theresa, Thank you for making contact with us again. We can certainly take your booking for 3 people for a Half Day Convivio Rome Cooking Class in late June, no problem at all. I will make contact with you via email and... More
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