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Highlight of our trip!

If you are at all inclined to take a cooking class, definitely take this one with Alberto and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SM G
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Fantastic day in the market and kitchen

We spent the day with Ella and Alberto and absolutely loved everything. Our group included 2 adults... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2018
rondajo
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A good chef nurtures relationships with suppliers, and knows where to buy great produce and how to choose the best ingredients. Our market tour and cooking class begins with a guided walk around La Boqueria market. As we wander we talk about local...more
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El Raval
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are at all inclined to take a cooking class, definitely take this one with Alberto and Ella!! They are totally delightful hosts/chefs and the courses we created were absolutely delicious and beautifully presented. We learned so much and unlike other Barcelona cooking classes...More

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Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

We spent the day with Ella and Alberto and absolutely loved everything. Our group included 2 adults and 2 college aged young adults and everyone loved the entire day. We all really enjoyed strolling through the market and learning about the vendors. We then cooked...More

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BearonBike, Owner at Bear on Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for choosing us and for your lovely review. We´re so glad everyone enjoyed the day, and hope you got to reduce that gourmet flair without the help back home! Always with a glass of wine in hand of course. All the...More

Reviewed June 3, 2018

Alberto guided us through the market to purchase key ingredients, and then patiently taught us how to make notable BCN tapas/dishes in ways that we can reproduce at home. We have been to BCN more than once and taken other classes, but this was the...More

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BearonBike, Owner at Bear on Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jean! Dear friends indeed :) It was a pleasure to have you over to what we consider our home! We´re so glad you enjoyed the class and we really hope you got to try out some of the recipes with your friends back home!...More

Reviewed May 30, 2018

I have done these types of cooking experiences in other countries and this was very enjoyable.Ella and Alberto were wonderful hosts. Our tour of the market was very informative and fun. Their cooking class space is absolutely adorable and welcoming. Thank you Ella and thank...More

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BearonBike, Owner at Bear on Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Karen, thank you so much for your kind review. We had a great time cooking with you as well and we´re glad you got so much out of it. Hopefully you got to try out some of those recipes back home! All the best,...More

Reviewed May 24, 2018

This is a great way to discover the local market and cuisine. Ella and Alberto took us on a tour of the local market, which was very informative. We learnt stuff we would not have otherwise known which we were able to put into practice...More

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BearonBike, Owner at Bear on Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for choosing to spend the day with us and for your wonderful review. It´s not easy to find a non ¨touristy¨ place in Barcelona, so we thank you for that great complement!! Until next time! Ella & Alberto

Reviewed May 17, 2018

This was a truly enjoyable experience. I have been to Barcelona several times and this is probably the number one attraction I could recommend for and afternoon adventure. On this trip to BCN I was on business and had an extra day by myself to...More

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BearonBike, Owner at Bear on Bike, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Oh Jay, how to reply to this wonderful review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your day with us as much as we did with you. We really strive to offer something for everyone so the fact that we had two chefs in the...More

Reviewed April 6, 2018

The Bear on Bike cooking class was definitely a highlight of our trip. The tour of the market was interesting and the cooking class itself was fun and educational. I couldn't wait to get home and try the recipes. I've gone to many cooking classes...More

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BearonBike, Owner at Bear on Bike, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2018

Karen the title of your review fills our hearts! Thank you so much for your enthusiasm and kind review. We hope your friends will be equally delighted when you surprise them with all your new recipes! All the best, Ella & Alberto

Reviewed April 1, 2018

This is actually my second event with Ella & Alberto...joined a pop-up dinner with them in early March and the food was so amazing that I wanted to learn how to make it from them! We had an insightful visit to the Boqueria Market, followed...More

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BearonBike, Owner at Bear on Bike, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Thank you so much Melissa for this lovely review and for being such a wonderful repeat customer. We´re so glad you enjoyed your second event with us as much as the first and of course, can´t wait to see you at more fun evenings and...More

Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

Such a fun day! My friend lives in Barcelona and this was a surprise treat for me. Alberto and Ella were welcoming, kind, and patient, and the food was AMAZING! Would definitely spend the day cooking with them again.

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Reviewed March 6, 2018

We went on this tour while visiting Barcelona with a group of friends. Ella and Alberto curated an interesting tour and an impressive afternoon of cooking delicious and creative food. They have a beautiful aesthetic that can be seen both in the space in which...More

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BearonBike, Owner at Bear on Bike, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2018

Katherine thank you so much for booking with us and for bringing along the whole group. We´re so glad you enjoyed the day with us and we hope you guys will continue to enjoy the recipes once you´re back home. Thank you also for all...More

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