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Jan 30, 2017
“So much fun and very instructive!”
Jun 24, 2016
“Excellent experiences”
Start the day with a tour to the local market, then back to our bamboo garden in our French villa to learn how to cook Vietnamese style.
No 3 Ma May | Hoan Kiem, Hanoi 12345, Vietnam
+84 98 491 90 26
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Reviewed January 30, 2017

There is something uniquely satisfying in discovering how food is prepared. Vietnamese food is delicious combining local flavours and texture and if you are interested we recommend these cooking classes as optimum for fun and discovery. Here's a tip; If you are a couple take...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank pcm00re
Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

We got the funny program to learn how to cook Pho in Vietnam. Yummy Vietnamese style. We were interested in prepared before making Pho: herbs, rice noodle, beef or chicken...thanks to chef Dun. We promise to make it at home for our family.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I did a lot of research before we chose a cooking class. In the end we decided to take the "Hanoi and the Northern highlands" cooking class at the old Hanoi cooking center. The class cost $59 a person and included wine...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Bethany K
Reviewed June 21, 2014

This review is for 2 things: the restaurant of the Hanoi Cooking Center and the Food from Hanoi and Northern Vietnam cooking class. First, the restaurant. If it is too hot eat upstairs where there is AC. The decor is lovely and the service is...More

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank ganeshWinnipegCanada
Reviewed March 23, 2013

There were 6 of us who went on the tour. The tour was fun, we sampled 4 places for small eats and ended the tour in a coffee shop. We had thought that we would be shown more places and dishes. The tour lasted about...More

Date of experience: March 2013
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Reviewed August 3, 2012

If you're looking for great street food, the Hanoi Cooking Center 'Street Eats' tour is an excellent choice. Our guide, Y, was very knowledgeable about various types of foods and how to prepare them. He took us to 5 or 6 different locations to try...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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Reviewed July 27, 2012

Great tour with food I would never have attempted had I not been with a guide. Do eat the water bug dipping sauce if you get the chance UBELIEVABLE. English speaking guide took us to a market and lots of food places. Dont have breakfast

Date of experience: May 2012
Thank ToddW957
Reviewed May 2, 2012

My wife and I cook a lot - together. But never Vietnamese. So we did this half day cooking school to learn the basics. Starts with a market walk, then back to the kitchen to prepare 3 dishes, then we ate our creations. They were...More

Date of experience: April 2012
Thank Tony007Australia
Reviewed April 16, 2012

I had 2recommendations for this school I went with my teenage son we both learnt about Vietnamese food , the market and how to cook it and at the end enjoyed it with the company of the class and sampled the local beverages. A great...More

Thank Karen255057
Reviewed March 29, 2012

Good food and nice ambience if you don't mind the heat that is. So better go for diner than lunch.

Date of experience: March 2012
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