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Blue Elephant Cooking School

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Address: Blue Elephant Building, 233 South Sathorn Road | Kwaeng Yannawa, Khet Sathorn, Bangkok 10120, Thailand
Phone Number: 66 (2) 673 9353
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Thai Cooking Class at The Blue Elephant Cooking School in Bangkok
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Most Amazing Experiance!

We just completed our Morning Cooking Class at the Blue Elephant Cooking School in Bangkok. I must say this was the MOST AMAZING EXPERIANCE. We have traveled all over the world... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Beaufort, South Carolina
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Beaufort, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just completed our Morning Cooking Class at the Blue Elephant Cooking School in Bangkok. I must say this was the MOST AMAZING EXPERIANCE. We have traveled all over the world and the people of Thailand have been so kind and welcoming. Chef Nooror and her Daughter Chef Sandra are so kind and have created such a beautiful experience. I... More 

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Anjie R, Chef at Blue Elephant Cooking School, responded to this review

Dear Khun Steve and Khun Ryan, We are very pleased to hear that you had a wonderful time here at the Blue Elephant cooking school in Bangkok. It has always been important to us to deliver excellence when it comes to making Thai cuisine approachable and taught in a fun and knowledgeable environment. We're very glad to hear that you... More 

San Juan Capistrano, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

my husband and i signed up for the afternoon cooking class. our instructor, mr nice, was fantastic. it was just my husband and myself so we got an up close look at the demonstration and great supervision while we worked on the recipes. i don't know how it usually goes, but when we finished cooking, we had our meal privately... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

I will start this review by stating that we've been to many cooking schools around the world so admittedly we have high standards and expectations. The pluses of Blue Elephant: Easy to get to location by BRT (city Train) Friendly Staff (especially Chef Nun) Facilities are pretty good Building itself is historic and nice to see Some tips: Take water... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

The food and restaurant are lovely but you will pay for it. We were tired after a long day in Bangkok and thought we would treat ourselves to good food with the ease of being located next to our hotel. The only downside is the price. For Thailand standards this is spendy. We found some of our best meals to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing time during this cooking class. It was professional, friendly, organized, thorough? very clean and the food we made was DELICIOUS!!!! The chef was very informative and she had a very pleasant personality making the experience fun! We loved it and have been to many cooking around the world and would recommend this for anyone :)

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Anjie R, Chef at Blue Elephant Cooking School, responded to this review

Dear roenicklife, We are very pleased to hear that you had a wonderful experience here with us. We are constantly working towards providing more information in our cooking classes beyond just cooking instructions, and we sure try to keep things fun and lively. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards, Anjie Ratanakovit More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

This is the second cooking school I attended in Bangkok. Conveniently located, next to BatS station. We spent an hour including by BTS back and forth to the school and visited the market and ate. Yes, more than 15 minutes in food stand. Four dishes were taught but all cooking practices were in a rush. No enjoyment. Some students were... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Purchased a morning cooking class for my wife while visiting Bangkok. Excellent student to teacher ratio of 4:1. Well appointed teaching kitchen & knowledgeable instructor. Location is readily accessible from the BTS. While I am sure that dining at the Blue Elephant can be expensive the cooking lesson was reasonable priced and good value for the money. Only disappointing aspect... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Me and my parents were very interested in doing a Thai cooking course on our vacation in Bangkok, and after a lot of research on my part we decided on the Blue Elephant. We had an amazing time, the course was very elaborate. There was a trip to the market with one of the cooks (nick)named Smile, where we got... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

My boyfriend and I did a morning, half-day cooking class at the Blue Elephant. It ended up being us and one other student, so it was basically private! We started the day with a visit to the market to learn about the foods, how to pick fresh ingredients, and learn about the culture of shopping at the market. We loved... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Friends suggested this place for my husband to attend 1/2 day class. We booked at the last minute and it was a great experience. I was able to attend as a guest to have lunch with the students and this was all inclusive in the price we paid for the class. You must ask when you book if you like... More 

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Staying in Sathorn

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Sathorn
Sathorn is Bangkok’s central business district, but here you’ll find much more than international banks and suited-up office workers. Take a stroll along the small alleys between the skyscrapers and you’ll find yourself among Bangkokians living life at a much slower pace. Feast on fantastic Thai food which you can find in the town-house restaurants, office food courts and sidewalk food stalls spread all over the area, especially around St. Louis Hospital. A visit to Sathorn is not complete without a drink at one of the glitzy sky bars perched atop its skyscrapers.