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Lekka Kombuis

81 Wale Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 423 3849
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Awesome cooking class with Gamidah!

We went here for a Cape Malay cooking class. Gamidah was the best host and so entertaining. She... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Rebecca W
via mobile
Totally Delightful!! A must do!!

We were all excited about our cooking class of a traditional Malay meal....then upon our arrival to... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2017
Houston, Texas
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81 Wale Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 423 3849

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for a Cape Malay cooking class. Gamidah was the best host and so entertaining. She first took us for a walking tour around Bo Kaap. We then made Rotis, Chili bites, Samosas, Sambal, and Chicken curry. Everything was amazing. We truly enjoyed...More

Thank Rebecca W
Reviewed October 6, 2017

We were all excited about our cooking class of a traditional Malay meal....then upon our arrival to Lekka's house where she welcomed us so warmly! We filled her house with 15 people with the guys taking the first go at stirring up the dough and...More

Thank 2fridad
Reviewed September 11, 2017

Lekka welcomed us into her home for a private cooking class with open arms! She is a lovely, wonderful and charming lady. I was traveling with my 2 boys, age 13, and we did this together! This was such a great experience and the boys...More

Thank MDavis168
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

One of the best things I did while in Cape Town! Gamidah made everything so much fun, and the food we cooked was delicious! This is great for adults and kids, and will be an afternoon you will not regret.

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I participated in a Cape Malay Cooking class on our first trip to Cape Town! It was an unforgettable experience and perfect way to start our journey in Cape Town. Gamidah is such a beautiful spirit and extremely knowledgeable not only about...More

Thank Akilah F
Reviewed May 9, 2017

I spend a fun filled morning learning how to cook Cape Malay food. It was really so nice to learn one of the unique cultures of my country. I loved to learn about the history. Mixing the spices, learning about the spices was just amazing....More

Thank ElsabeFourie
Reviewed April 26, 2017

We had a great time doing this cooking class. We got to first take a tour of the Bo-Kaap area and learn a bit about the history before learning to cook the Cape Malay food. A great meal with a gracious host made for a...More

Thank Wolf1986
Reviewed March 25, 2017

The moment we were warmly greeted by Hamida outside her lovely home, we knew we were in for a unique experience. She was so welcoming and so knowledgable about her neighborhood and its history, telling us all about it in great detail as she took...More

1  Thank Orangegrovetraveller
Reviewed March 14, 2017

We spent a great morning/afternoon learning to make a delicious meal. The whole class was hands-on, and we really enjoyed learning to fold the samosas and roll out the roti. Everyone was friendly and everything tasted fantastic. As New Yorkers who love cooking and Indian...More

1  Thank N M
Reviewed March 5, 2017

Where do i start? Lekka was very welcoming, funny, and just an overall great spirit. She walked us around Bo Kaap giving us the history of the area, and taking us inside some of the stores. She made us feel right at home. She taught...More

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Response from mixedcutie |
I was able to reach her, very sweet via email. .FB =lekkakombuis