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OME Cooking Lab

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Delicious Recipes with OME Korean cooking studio for Koreans and foreign tourists! Our Program is Korean Tourism Organization funing program. Enjoy Local ingredient market & Korean traditional cooking! Jegidong, OME's area is biggest local market...more
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35-1, Yangnyeongjungang-ro, Dongdaemun-gu | Ome cooking lab, Seoul 02569, South Korea
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a fantastic experience, a quick tour around the local markets (only 10% as it’s absolutely huge) then its to the cooking lab. The instructions are clear and simple to follow with help given if needed, all the staff we friendly and relaxed with...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time learning how to cook Korean cuisine. They prepared halal meat for us too so I could consume the bulgogi chicken dish that we cooked. The place was a bit crammed so the 8 of us shared 2 cooking pots but...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank aasyraf
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the best experience my wife and I had in our brief stay in Seoul! Minseon and Malhee were so nice, very knowledgeable, accommodating and made the whole experience very memorable. Minseon's English was very good also so there was not a language barrier....More

Thank phungduynguyen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My niece and I booked this cooking class via their website and the owner, Minseon, was very accommodating. She asked for a deposit which I paid online and the rest was given on the day of class. The market tour was fun and informative. After...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank oh_harol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This cooking class was the hightlight of our trip. We started with a walk through the tradtional food market and learned all about korean vegtables and ingredients. Then we went to the cooking studio and cooked up a feast with a fun group! Such great...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank ninajee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Minseon, Jihee and Mahler for a wonderful cooking experience. My family and I had a great time and would definitely recommend this class to anyone traveling to Korea. The food was delicious and the staff was very friendly:)

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank elysse0904
Reviewed March 11, 2019

I've lived in Korea for a while, and I know quite a bit about the culture. So I honestly wasnt expecting to learn anything new, but I learnt a lot about cooking and about the culture. It was all very informative, entertaining and the class...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Minseona, Manager at OME Cooking Lab, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Tireni, I'm really glad to meet you guys and celebrate together : ) I'm also so happy to teach you guys about new Korean culture. I hope to meet you guys again someday! Thank you so much for your sweetness.

Reviewed March 7, 2019

I honestly can't find the words to thank Minseon (the chef) and Malhee (her mom) for this amazing experience. I learned so much about traditional Korean cooking, and had SO much fun doing it. I loved the market tour; it was huge and everything was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank trippy215
Minseona, Manager at OME Cooking Lab, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2019

Hi Sadaf, Thank you for your detailed review❤ We also had a great time and so happy to celebrate your anniversary together! If you guys make Korean food by yourselves, please share the pictures of them with us too : ) Thanks again!

Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

First time ever visiting Korea, then joined this class on my first day on. We went around a couple different kind of markets about half hour tour ( apparently only 10% of the market in that area) Then bought couple ingredients from market before the...More

1  Thank susantow2019
Minseona, Manager at OME Cooking Lab, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2019

HI Susanto, Thank you so much for your review! I think you had a good time in Korea : ) I'm glad to meet you and hope to catch up again someday❤

Reviewed February 26, 2019

We really enjoyed the market tour with Dave - where we picked up ingredients for the cooking class. We greatly appreciated all of Dave's facts about the area and the specific stalls we stopped at. For the class, Jihee lead us (small group of 6)...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank bengG3442TU
Minseona, Manager at OME Cooking Lab, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2019

Hi Ben, Thank you for remaining the review! Jihee and Dave also said that they had a good time with you guys. Happy to meet you guys and hope to see you guys again someday❤

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sophiax840
August 7, 2018|
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Response from Minseona | Property representative |
Hello! It is 57USD :)
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Love L
February 11, 2018|
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Response from Minseona | Property representative |
Hi. I got the your email. See you on Tuesday. I will add some menu for you. :-)
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CathalD48
July 10, 2017|
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Response from Minseona | Property representative |
Hi. Of course. But we do cooking class with other persons. If you come to cooking class, i will add vegetarian menu for you (without egg, dairy) but we should cook others. If you okay cook together other non vegetarian... More
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