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Rivera's Kitchen Tulum

Calle 13, Tulum 77764, Mexico
+52 984 129 2690
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Highly recommended tour for young families

Ten of us, age from 88 to 7, took a lunch cooking class with Lily. She is a wonderful with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tolive
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tolive
Highlight of our trip!

We had a group of 8 for a cooking class with Lily. It was well-organized, informative and fun, not... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michelle M
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Get off the tourist track! enjoy an authentic Mexican Culinary adventure and take the passion of Mexican Traditional Cuisine into your kitchen!.Mexican Cooking lessons in Tulum start with a Cultural introduction to the broad Mexican Culinary Map,then experience the complete process of preparing and cooking an authentic Mexican meal in a group setting,and enjoy the fruits of your labor!
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“cooking class” (89 reviews)
“mexican food” (31 reviews)
“tortillas” (36 reviews)
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Calle 13, Tulum 77764, Mexico
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+52 984 129 2690
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ten of us, age from 88 to 7, took a lunch cooking class with Lily. She is a wonderful with children. We all had a fun time learning from her. The food was amazing and the lesson was valuable. We walked away that day with...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a group of 8 for a cooking class with Lily. It was well-organized, informative and fun, not to mention the best meal we had while in Tulum. Lily was so engaging and warm and made us feel like we were at home. We...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ms. Rivera’s class was amazing. My wife and I had a great time learning how to make some traditional Mexican dishes from scratch. The pacing of the evening was great (about three hours total from 6:00-9:00ish) and she has such an enjoyable and fun personality....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We joined a lunch class and thoroughly enjoyed learning about Mexican and Yucatan cuisine. Lily is a engaging host and has a wealth of knowledge and the food was very tasty, the salsas were divine. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We can't thank Lily and her son Alex enough for a wonderful evening at their home in Tulum. We learned a lot about Mexican cuisine and culture, we laughed, and then we got hands-on and prepared everything. When it was ready, we sat together and...More

1  Thank Kirstyn W
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Lily E, Owner at Rivera's Kitchen Tulum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

You are awesome guys! Gracias for an amazing and very fun class! Mi casa es tu casa, always!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were met in town by Lily's son and since we arrived by taxi, he drove us to their country home. The rest of the students followed in their cars. Lily had a taxi waiting for us after the class, making it very easy to...More

Thank Melissa P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don't even know where to begin! I had read previous reviews so I already knew this class was going to be incredible. My boyfriend actually found it online when we were planning our trip as we both love to cook and his mother is...More

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Lily E, Owner at Rivera's Kitchen Tulum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

My beautiful girl! you and your lovely boyfriend are full of amazing energy! Your visit was like a breath of fresh air. Mi casa es tu casa anytime you are in Tulum.! Big hugs and much love for you until we meet again...

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Reviewed 17 June 2018

Such a great Mexican experience. Lovely food, good fun and very informative! Her house is lovely! Make sure you take a walk around her garden too. Definitely recommend! Thanks Lily!!

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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Lily was an absolute pleasure. She and her family were so welcoming, gracious, engaging and funny. Her culinary knowledge was informative and fun. Her English is excellent, as was her families. She accommodated our dietary needs (daughter is vegatarian and husband is allergic to sunflower)....More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Our favorite activity in Tulum! Lily is very nice and accommodating. We booked only one day in advance and it was a nice small group of 4. Enjoyed every minute of it.

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David J
2 February 2017|
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Response from Garrett P | Reviewed this property |
Hey! The cooking class lasts about three hours and most days she has two going. One in the morning at 10:30am and one in the afternoon at 5:30 pm I think. It is in Tulum villas which are central Tulum. When I took the class... More
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30 January 2017|
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Response from Lily E | Property representative |
Hola! Thank you for your interest. Yes, you need to reserve in advance. Please send us an email to riverakitchentulum at gmail, to send you detailed info. Greetings!
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Michelle L
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Response from mnicholsvt | Reviewed this property |
It cost $75 USD/person and it was the best money spent during my vacation!
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