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"Mai" Home - The Saigon Culinary Art Centre

269 Bis Nguyen Trai Street, Nguyen Cu Trinh Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
+84 28 3838 6037
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great fun! great food!

Would definitely recommend this cooking school. Teacher was fabulous and helped us understand the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
eyeu
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Chicagoland
Cookery school

Highly recommend but a hint don’t eat a big meal before you go. Our culinary experience started by... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JDN64
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Cheshunt, United Kingdom
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In the heart of downtown , just a step from the Central market - Ben Thanh, located in an alley, Mai Home - The Saigon Culinary Art Center invites you towards a cultural destination with our Chefs, brimming with enthusiasm, to make you live intense moments of the Vietnamese gastronomy, among our Hands - on cooking coures.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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269 Bis Nguyen Trai Street, Nguyen Cu Trinh Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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+84 28 3838 6037
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Would definitely recommend this cooking school. Teacher was fabulous and helped us understand the local preparation of foods. We had lots to eat..lots of fun. Started out at the local market and then proceeded to the cooking class. Lots of hands on, but lots of...More

1  Thank eyeu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend but a hint don’t eat a big meal before you go. Our culinary experience started by being picked up at our hotel by a very friendly guide who took us to the busy local food market. We had a walk through the market,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a very relaxing time amongst the hustle and bustle of the big city if you're not used to a place of such magnitude, Our teacher was very good and calming explaining things very clearly on the way with a good sense of humor...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took the vegetarian class and that was amazing. The food was great and well explained. We especially liked the walk over the market with lots of explanations!

Thank Conrad H
Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

The morning started with Thinh, my guide, meeting me at my hotel and setting up a cyclo to take me to Been Thank. He and Chef Kate met me at the market for a great market tour. The class afterward involved making 4 complete delicious...More

Thank MaryAnne M
Reviewed October 10, 2017

It was a terrific two hours to how to cook Vietnamese food. Lots of fun in helping to do the cooking. And you get to eat all. Gifts at the end of lesson.

Thank Mktpro99
Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

We have done cooking class with Chef Dory. Firstly we began on the Market, where all of the ingredient were in detail explained. Afterwards they took us to the culinary center, where we learned to cook 3 great dishes, you get a certificate and a...More

Thank Mirt22
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend. Don't eat much beforehand! Great class starting with a hotel pickup and market tour. The cooking class started with vegetable carving for decoration of your own dishes which was pretty cool (first time I've had that on a course). The instruction and own...More

1  Thank Stockhausens
Reviewed September 20, 2017

My 9 year old daughter and I attened Mai Home cooking class early this month. from the start of the tour to the end was absolutely amazing !!!! Having a ride in a cyclo going to the markets, looking and learning about all the herbs...More

1  Thank dianeberki
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

So much fun, Dory was an incredible teacher and it was such an awesome learning experience! If you are considering a cooking class in Vietnam, this is definitely worth doing.

1  Thank Melissa N
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purpledaisee99
November 6, 2017|
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Response from Dalitz | Reviewed this property |
hi the overall time is around 4 hours. they pick you up from hotel to the market. ask for a Taxi other wise they will come with a scooter. then - from the market it is a taxi, and also for the coulinary school.
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