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Vale Chicos, Take This Class!

We took the Spanish cooking class with Candido and loved it! He was knowledgeable, patient, and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Chandler, Arizona
via mobile
An absolute must if you're a foodie!

If you love food then you'll love this experience! A great way to spend a few hours. The day starts... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Es D
London, United Kingdom
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Welcome to the Barcelona Cooking! We offer hands-on recreational cooking classes and gourmet food tours that are relaxed, authentic, fun, educational, and social. In our classes you will learn how to prepare authentic Spanish dishes like paella...more
La Rambla 58, ppal 2, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
La Rambla
+34 931 19 19 86
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Immerse yourself in Spanish culture by learning to cook authentic cuisine--in a kitchen overlooking La Rambla! Seriously, you wouldn't think it would make such a big difference, but the prime location and the great views it offers really make the class all the more exciting...More

5  Thank Skye1207
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 21 July 2014

My husband and I travel to Barcelona at least 2 times a year. It is our favorite city. Everytime we come we try to take a cooking class because we love cooking. So we pretty much went to 80% of the tourist cooking "schools" in...More

8  Thank CristinaCimpoesu
BCNCookingSL2012, Owner at Barcelona Cooking Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2014

Hi Cristina! We are so sorry that your experience was not a positive one at Barcelona Cooking! We love to hear feedback—positive or negative—and our number one goal is to offer wonderful service to our guests. We understand that you were unhappy with how your...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took the Spanish cooking class with Candido and loved it! He was knowledgeable, patient, and funny. The meal was better than most of the meals we've had in restaurants. The whole experience is more than worth the time and money in our opinion. Thank...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

If you love food then you'll love this experience! A great way to spend a few hours. The day starts with a walk through Boqueria market to pick up the fresh ingredients that you'll use for the cooking. You then go back to the kitchen...More

1  Thank Es D
Reviewed 1 week ago

An awesome present from my colleagues! 4 hours of cooking Spanish food. Included was a visit of the Boqueria (very close) where the chef bought the fresh ingredients. It was a very nice time with useful advises and anecdotes. The team is very kind and...More

1  Thank Tiramisu2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had one evening in Barcelona to do something fun and we are so glad we chose a cooking class with Chef Ross. We learned how to cut onions so we don't cry and how to cook dishes that we had enjoyed in the local...More

3  Thank Sue J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was by far one of the highlights of my trip to Spain. The staff were great. Booking was easy. The market visit was fascinating. Would recommend to anyone with an interest in food and food preparation. I went on my own and meet four...More

Thank Jeffery B
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Five of us joined the Classic Tapas class with Chef Ross a few nights ago, and had a fabulous time. We learned a lot about the food and the culture, and enjoyed socializing with each other and the others in the class as we prepared...More

1  Thank ewill14
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Enjoyed my return visit and another class with the fantastic team at Barcelona Cooking. It's absolutely a great way to spend 4 mid morning hours of your day shopping for ingredients, preparing them and then cooking them under the keen eye and supervision of an...More

1  Thank jemz1949
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We met at the school at 58 Las Ramble which is about 3 blocks from the La Boqueria Market. 1o of us walked to the market with Chef Roci who was friendly and happy to share her product knowledge. After picking up some of the...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Chef Ross led a great class and taught us many great techniques. Conveniently located on La Rambla. My wife and I had a great time.

Thank Travis M
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

We have just done a tapas/ wine/ dessert class and had a great time. The chef was enthusiastic, knowledgeable and fun. He accommodated all the allergic issues any participant had with grace and ease. We all had a sociable but educational time and would highly...More

Thank Robyn K
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La Rambla
Barcelona's most famous street was once a dry
riverbed. Now, La Rambla is a 1200-metre boulevard,
and a major draw for visitors. During the day, La
Rambla fills with pedestrians, some of which stroll
past impressive human statues and artists while others
take a break to people-watch while enjoying a drink at
one of the many terraces. Housed here is the iconic
Boqueria Market that offers one of the most varied and
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14 October 2017|
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Response from EmPival | Property representative |
Hola, The class with the market tour runs for 4 hours and has a price of 78€. The one without the market tour runs for 3 hours and has a price of 65€. Barcelona Cooking is located in Barcelona's main street, Las Ramblas... More
5 August 2017|
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Response from EmPival | Property representative |
Hola, morning classes including the market and paella are all except for Wednesdays and Sundays. At least two people are required to do the class and maximum of twelve in the public classes. Thanks
17 February 2017|
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Response from EmPival | Property representative |
Hola, you can book on line through BARCELONA COOKING web, selecting the date you are interested in and filling in the info required. Gracias!