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The perfect day in Puerto Escondido

A day spent cooking with Tony is the perfect way to enjoy Puerto Escondido! We learnt so much about... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Emma W
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One of the best things you can do in Puerto Escondido

I love taking cooking classes when I travel, so when I was getting ready for my trip to Puerto... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kit F
Oakland, California
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The Mexykan offers two basic types of Cooking Classes, & Market Tours. Private, Customized Cooking Classes, and Market Tours are tailored to your needs. #1. Mexican Cooking Class with a Local Market Tour. In this class we visit the local market to...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Avenida Tehuantepec #15 | Bacocho, Puerto Escondido 71983, Mexico
+52 954 131 1089
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A day spent cooking with Tony is the perfect way to enjoy Puerto Escondido! We learnt so much about Mexican food and culture during our trip to the markets and we were glad to have Tony’s local knowledge to choose the best fresh ingredients. We...More

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love taking cooking classes when I travel, so when I was getting ready for my trip to Puerto Escondido, I naturally looked up classes. Tony's was the first class I happened upon and after looking at all the great reviews and photos, I decided...More

Thank Kit F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Today I had the best food experience of my life. It started in the market, where Tony explained the food history of everything we passed by, we got back to his kitchen and prepared all the food while enjoying beer, mezcal and music, then ate...More

Thank Ross3000
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic day! From breakfast to learning the market and preparing an extensive lunch. Put this on your must do list. We have been in Puerto vacationing for 2 years the produce items we had no idea of what they were and how to...More

Thank Dominican01
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed every minute spent with Tony and his lovely assistant - from breakfast at a local comida to wandering from stall to stall at the market. The hands-on preparing the food and learning which chili to use in which dish was the best part...More

Thank Vacation277797
Reviewed March 16, 2018

This cooking day was a highlight of my Puerto Escondido experience. It starts with a nice breakfast in the market so the group can get to know each other then a market tour to all the hotspots shopping for ingredients along the way. Then back...More

Thank DanaC1355
Reviewed March 15, 2018

A repeat of last year's cooking class. A must to do in P.E. Tony gives you the whole package in a fun and relaxing atmosphere. He willing shares his passion and knowledge of cooking traditional Mexican dishes. He starts the day by taking you out...More

Thank MikeGoalie
Reviewed March 8, 2018

We did the full market and cooking day with Tony, starting with breakfast at a local restaurant (mmmm...tortillas, salsas, eggs, fresh juices), then toured the market. Tony is so knowledgeable, explaining the unusual ingredients (chiles, herbs, avocado leaves, etc), and how they are used. We...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed February 24, 2018

I decided to splurge and take a private class with Tony. Why... when he wrote me it was as if he was reading my mind about what would interest me. I was particularly interested in learning more about masa, the best corns and the entire...More

Thank Peggy B
Reviewed February 13, 2018

This experience with Tony was rewarding, fun and delicious! Meeting him at the market was easy and our group of seven immediately followed him to a bustling nearby restaurant for breakfast ala Puerto style. Tony explained all the cooking happening in the open kitchen we...More

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December 30, 2016|
Response from TheMexykanChef | Property representative |
Hola, mousster. Thanks for your interest in the cooking classes and market tours! I will gladly share all of the details, which are too long to list here, with you through email. My email is listed on the listing for The... More