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700 Kitchen Cooking School

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Great food, great fun and a great chef

Had an amazing time with Shirin. He was super energetic and friendly. Lots of Instagram worthy... read more

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Awesome Family Get-Together

My sisters and I decided to spend our annual get-together in Savannah, and one of our primary... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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International award winning, Michelin Star Recipient, and Food Network Chopped Finalist; Executive Chef Shahin Afsharian of 700 Kitchen Cooking School, presents both individuals and groups with an exclusive opportunity to enjoy entertaining and...more
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Mansion on Forsyth Park, 700 Drayton Street, Savannah, GA 31401
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed April 6, 2015

We expected a much larger group and were surprised that our cooking class only contained 12 people. Initially a little intimidating (since I am the queen of stupid questions and didn't feel like being embarrassed in front of everyone), the mood quickly relaxed and everyone...More

5  Thank 1saabstory
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Reviewed July 17, 2009

This was an experience I started investigating in April for our anniversary trip in July. After 2 emails ( unanswered ) I called - 3x - all resulting in long waits on hold as well as staff who were simply not helpful. No one could...More

6  Thank shrimpNgritsNC
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had an amazing time with Shirin. He was super energetic and friendly. Lots of Instagram worthy moments. He ensured that everyone had a chance to cook and the food was delicious. Nothing super fancy, but good quality good. It was about a 3 hour experience...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My sisters and I decided to spend our annual get-together in Savannah, and one of our primary activities was the 700 cooking class with Chef Shahin at the Mansion on Forsyth on Halloween night. It was the best night ever! Shahin is delightful and personable....More

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Reviewed October 10, 2018

Chef Shahin had amazing receipes, farmers market was great, everyone had a great time.It was worth the price

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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

As the title suggests, this has been one of my best evenings spent in Savannah after 8 months of living here. Organized to perfection with the most delicious food you can imaging, Low Country was quite simply a feast. We made friends with the other...More

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ShahinA197, Executive Chef at 700 Kitchen Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2018

Dear Parkolly, I am so grateful for your wonderful review. We had a blast in class and thank you for bringing such an amazing energy to it. I hope to see you guys soon and bring new people so we can indulge, make memories and...More

Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

We had a FANTASTIC time learning to cook Low Country Staples with Chef Shahin! He also taught us how to use our knives properly, which knives to use when, and a myriad of other tricks! This is the perfect Girls' Night Out or Date Night!More

Thank Kelsey M
ShahinA197, Executive Chef at 700 Kitchen Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2018

Dear Kelsey M, thank you so much for your review! Low country staples is one of my favorite classes. So much fun, so much to eat and so much to learn about the beautiful flavors of the south. Like you said, this is a perfect...More

Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Chef Shahin was the greatest. He was very witty and an outstanding instructor. We made a delicious French Bistro meal.

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ShahinA197, Executive Chef at 700 Kitchen Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2018

Betann, thank you so much! we sure did have a great time with a little french sophistication. Hope to see you soon so we can eat, drink and learn more about international cuisines.

Reviewed August 27, 2018

Chef Shahin Afsharian was not only an amazing chef, he was also super personable. My husband and I stayed at The Mansion on Forsyth (fabulous) and just walked down to a beautiful, clean, state-of-the-art kitchen to learn some new skills. Everything about it was superb!...More

Thank annie4747
ShahinA197, Executive Chef at 700 Kitchen Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2018

Dear Annie4747, thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are very proud in The Mansion on Forsyth Park to offer such unique experiences like 700 Kitchen Cooking School and it is my pleasure to share our time, passion, and energy.. Hope to see...More

Reviewed August 18, 2018

My wife and I live in Savannah.Close friends gave us a gift certificate for the cooking class. It happened that there was one held on our anniversary. We had a lot of fun!!! Chef Shahim has a great personality and makes the night incredibly fun....More

Thank Shawn117
Shahin A, Executive Chef at 700 Kitchen Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

Shawn, first I want to thank you and your wife for sharing this special date with us. There is nothing better that celebrating love with good wine, food and company. Thank you for your review and I hope to see you guys soon so we...More

Reviewed August 16, 2018

My mom planned this cooking class as part of our Savannah ladies trip, and it did not disappoint. It was one of the highlights of the entire trip! Shopping at the farmer's market was a neat experience and sipping mimosas while learning how to cook...More

Thank Meredith V
Shahin A, Executive Chef at 700 Kitchen Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

Dear Meredith, thank you so much for your review. Farmers market tour class is fun, dynamic and we never know what we are gong to cook until we go shopping for ingredients. Thank you for sharing part of your Savannah visit time with us and...More

Reviewed August 7, 2018

Chef Shahin Afsharian made my bachelorette cooking class absolutely amazing! I will definitely be going at again and again!

Thank Emilie B
Shahin A, Executive Chef at 700 Kitchen Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

Emilie, thank you so much for your review! Bachelorette parties always have to be fun and it can't get any better with good food and wine. Thank you so much for sharing this special time with us. Hope to see you soon!

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Stankenstein
June 20, 2016|
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Response from Peter R | Property representative |
Sorry for such the late delay, I email the recipes to you after you take the class.
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jdo2k67
June 18, 2016|
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Response from Peter R | Property representative |
Your daughter is invited to come to participate in the class if you want her to eat some of the food that would be fine with a small additional fee.
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TravelAddict4325
February 8, 2016|
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Response from tfpape | Reviewed this property |
Frankly, I think the school would be a little bit basic for a retired chef. You might call ahead and see if they would be able to put together a peer-to-peer class of some sort.
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