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Edinburgh New Town Cookery School

Open Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Brilliant Day Cooking With Game

I have just returned from the Cooking with Game Day - it far surpased my expectations. Not only do... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
clmag
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Newhaven, United Kingdom
Perfect patisserie

Recently attended the one day patisserie course and I cannot recommend it highly enough. I was a... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
Iheartparis239
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edinburgh
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

I have just returned from the Cooking with Game Day - it far surpased my expectations. Not only do I feel more confident when faced with a pheasant or a piece of venison - I learnt so much more generally. As a big plus I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

Recently attended the one day patisserie course and I cannot recommend it highly enough. I was a complete novice to pastry and was absolutely delighted with my results, much better than I could ever have expected. This can, in most part, be put down to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Fiona S, Principal at Edinburgh New Town Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

I'm so pleased you enjoyed your day with us and thank you for taking the time to review it. The teachers and assistants work very hard to ensure that everyone has a good learning experience with us and I will make sure that they see...More

Reviewed 16 October 2018

This was yet another well thought out and well taught day. The tutors responded well to pupil needs and paced the lessons well. Ingredients are top notch.There were plenty of tips and the cooking smells were gorgeous. This was solid professionalism with out a trace...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Fiona S, Principal at Edinburgh New Town Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Hello, thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. I'm glad you enjoyed the day with us. We do work hard to make sure everyone has a good learning experience with us and the day before the course is spent preparing...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

very good day - learnt a lot about game cooking (obviously ) - informative and helpful staff ,Loved it .Will consider doing another .

Date of experience: October 2018
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Fiona S, Principal at Edinburgh New Town Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Thank you very much for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed your day and hope to see you on another course. I'll pass on your comments to the staff who were in on that day.

Reviewed 8 May 2018

As part of a ten day bus tour of Scotland, we had our farewell night dinner at the Cooking School. Spent about ½ hour in their classroom where a chef demonstrated how they make Dundee Chicken. Then we went upstairs to one of their dining...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Fiona S, Principal at Edinburgh New Town Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Thank you very much for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed the evening - it was lovely to have your group with us.

Reviewed 16 April 2018

This cooking class lived up to expectations and exceeded them! I had the most amazing day, learning and cooking in a relaxed environment with a team of staff who guided you every step of the way! The day started with tea or coffee and some...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Fiona S, Principal at Edinburgh New Town Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. I will make sure the teachers and helpers see it. They work really hard to make sure everyone has a good time. Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 30 March 2018

Another great day at the cook school. The day was busy, but fun and the time just flew by. Very friendly delivery and the tutor was on hand when needed - a positive & supportive environment where you can learn as much / little as...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Fiona S, Principal at Edinburgh New Town Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Thank you very much for your review. I'm so pleased you enjoyed the course and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 12 February 2018

Great building, friendly staff and, much to my surprise, I can now bake ! Thanks for all your help. It was fun

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

I was unable to attend a class due to illness and let the school know a couple of days in advance. They were able to sell my place but refused to refund my fee which had been paid in full at the time of booking....More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Fiona S, Manager at Edinburgh New Town Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2018

Hello, can you please contact me (the Principal) directly as this is a surprise to me. With two days notice it is often very hard to sell the place on a course which may have been booked up for months, but we always try hard...More

Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

We have been to the school for courses a couple of times & had a great experience. We were meant to be there this weekend but are snowed in & spoke to the school about this the day prior. We understand the cancellation policy &...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Fiona S, General Manager at Edinburgh New Town Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Dear AirmileAlex, I cannot tell you how disappointed we all are to read this review, especially as you say you have been twice before and had a great experience. We work extremely hard to make sure that our customers have a very good time and...More

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