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School of Wok

61 Chandos Place, London WC2N 4HG, England
+44 20 7240 8818
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Learn to cook your Chinese ‘takeaway’

Was bought a voucher to cook ‘Takeaway Classics’ so went with my wife. We met Heather our cook a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
RomfordTraveller
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Romford, United Kingdom
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Had a very fun time cooking at the School of Wok

Very friendly staff and good instructions. The ambiance of the kitchen was very nice with good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
gaby91croes
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Whether it be Char Sui or Sushi, Spring Rolls or Summer Rolls, we can teach you the authentic way to prepare a whole range of Oriental dishes in our state of the art kitchens.
  • Excellent93%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“dim sum” (45 reviews)
“knife skills” (34 reviews)
“learning how” (15 reviews)
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61 Chandos Place, London WC2N 4HG, England
Covent Garden
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was bought a voucher to cook ‘Takeaway Classics’ so went with my wife. We met Heather our cook a very knowledgeable cook with Chinese cooking experience . We built the ingredients learnt to chop and prepare the sauces. Then under expert guidance of Heather we...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly staff and good instructions. The ambiance of the kitchen was very nice with good music playing in the background. Recipe was easy to follow and the food was delicious!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly, welcoming and made very easy to learn, even for a novice like me. A few beers or glasses of wine if you want, all thrown in. Great fun. We will be returning for another class soon.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was given a voucher for a birthday present (more than half the guests were the same). A great day. Very well organised, very friendly team. You learn a lot, have fun and eat great food that you’ve prepared yourself. There’s also plenty of wine/beer/soft...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the School of Wok following an afternoon tea. I cannot speak highly enough of our experience. We were so well looked after - lovely refreshments and a lot of care taken. Phil, the Chef was excellent - really good fun, informative and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a Thai course with the bride to b and friends. What a wonderful time we all had. Chef Philip was great, lots learned including knife skills. After the cooking we sat down and ate the food, with copious amounts of soft drinks, prosecco...More

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SOWTeam, Customer Relations at School of Wok, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review on your friend's Thai Hen Night! We're glad to hear you learnt a lot of new skills and enjoyed plenty of Thai Green Curry. We hope to see you and your friends again at the School again in the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent! I really enjoyed the Japanese cooking course last Friday, 18 May. I've learned so many new things, enjoyed the food, excellent teacher and friendly people. I highly recommend the School of Wok...I'll be back too!

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SOWTeam, Customer Relations at School of Wok, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Dina, Thanks for your review on our Japanese cooking class- we're glad to hear you learnt a lot of new things to cook! We're looking forward to seeing you again ;) SOW Team

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A really fun one day-cooking experience. Our teacher Heather was very enthusiastic and informative and I feel like we covered a lot of ground in a short space of time. We learned about different ingredients and how to source them, and we made from scratch...More

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SOWTeam, Customer Relations at School of Wok, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful and detailed review about our class- we're happy to hear about how many skills and techniques you learned and are now excited to try making your own Thai banquet. We hope to see you in the school in future! SOW...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2018

A group of 19 of us did the Vietnamese Cookery Course for my sister's Hen Do, it was a great mix of learning and fun. Kej and Shannon, were very patient and got into the spirit of things with such a lively and loud bunch...More

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SOWTeam, Customer Relations at School of Wok, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review for your Hen Night! We're really glad to hear you enjoyed yourselves and had an evening to remember. We hope to see you back in the school again! Kind regards SOW Team

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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Had a great time doing a 3hr Thai cooking course. The staff were fantastic, friendly and knowledgeable, offering a great insight into Asian cuisine. We're hoping to return soon to try the Vietnamese course.

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SOWTeam, Customer Relations at School of Wok, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review- we're glad you enjoyed your class so much that you're returning to try our Vietnamese course! We hope to see you very soon! Happy Wokking! Kind regards SOW Team

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lightening67
6 February 2018|
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Response from Nev970 | Property representative |
Hi Lightening, Thanks for your question. Our 3 hour and full day vouchers are valid for 12 months and we have plenty of Thai classes to choose from. 3 hour lesson voucher is £95 Full day voucher is £160 We look forward to... More
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