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Howth Castle Cookery School

Howth Castle, Howth, Ireland
+353 1 839 6182
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Great fun & food!

I recently visited with a group of friends for a hen party and we all really enjoyed it. John... read more

Reviewed yesterday
strazza
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Cork
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Father’s Day BBQ cookery course and dining experience

I booked my husband into the father’s day bbq cookery course this year along with his brother in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DeeODonnell
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Dublin, Ireland
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Howth Castle Cookery School is set in the original Georgian kitchen of the magnificent Howth Castle which is located in the picturesque village of Howth. Howth is a fishing village 16 Km from the city center with breathtaking scenery on our doorstop. We have a range of classes to suit all levels of cooking , from the beginner to the more advanced. Our Cook and Dine classes begin with a guided cooking class which you will prepare and finish with dinner with a glass of wine. We also offer corporate packages for team building exercises . Please visit our website for more details
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  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“cooking class” (9 reviews)
“great fun” (15 reviews)
“glass of wine” (9 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Howth Castle, Howth, Ireland
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+353 1 839 6182
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I recently visited with a group of friends for a hen party and we all really enjoyed it. John & Erica were our chefs and they were so nice! Each of us had our own station and they guided us through the recipes, giving us...More

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KNC C, Manager at Howth Castle Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi We're so pleased you enjoyed your cookery class with us. I hope the wedding goes well! We hope to see you again soon kind regards Sarah

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked my husband into the father’s day bbq cookery course this year along with his brother in law and a pal of his. There were prob about another 5 or 7 men there with them. They went up @11 to learn some skills and...More

1  Thank DeeODonnell
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Ifty F, General Manager at Howth Castle Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review Dee, we are delighted that you all enjoyed the class so much. We look forward to welcoming you all back for another class in the future.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great fun, fantastic teachers, excellent facilities in a beautiful location! Well worth it and thoroughly enjoyed by all.

Thank eoingalavan1974
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Ifty F, General Manager at Howth Castle Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Eoin, delighted that you enjoyed the class. Hope to see you back again soon.

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Feast from the Sea (2) starts with a visit to a fishmonger on Howth Pier. Helping you to feel more comfortable when you are doing the shopping. Then it was back to the Georgian kitchens and cooking a number of dishes. Sarah and John make...More

1  Thank NickBSh56
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KNC C, Manager at Howth Castle Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Hi I'm so glad you enjoyed the class and we hope to see you again soon! Kind regards Sarah

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Got a cookery class as a gift voucher, and it more than exceeded my expectations (Feast From The Sea). It was thoroughly enjoyable, very well organised, and both Sarah & John were excellent. I would happily recommend this to anybody interested in cooking - or...More

1  Thank tgrey2018
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KNC C, Manager at Howth Castle Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Hi We are so glad you enjoyed the class. We have other fish cookery classes in our schedule for the summer months, so keep an eye out for them. They book up fast! kind regards Sarah

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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

A must do if you love to cook. I’d never taken a cooking class before! Hands on fun. Howth is 30 mins outside Dublin and $3 in the Dart. The Town is so beautiful with the bay and sail boats.

2  Thank jtnd
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KNC C, Manager at Howth Castle Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Sounds like you had a great day! See you again soon I hope.

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Myself and a friend booked this and I thought the whole experience was excellent. Sarah the main tutor was a great teacher she was very informative and gave lots of super tips. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend the cookery school and I’ll be back for...More

1  Thank Moriarta
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KNC C, Manager at Howth Castle Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

We're so glad you enjoyed the class. Hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

We attended the Spanish Evening Tapas and Paella class. It was set in an amazing Georgian Kitchen attached to the castle. We cooked top quality food in a fun atmosphere and met lovely new people. The tutor John was so encouraging and great fun. To...More

1  Thank Ann-Maria B
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KNC C, Manager at Howth Castle Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

I'm so glad you enjoyed our Spanish Tapas Class last week. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Sarah

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Reviewed 19 February 2018

from the time we arrived we felt welcomed and included. we cooked some great food, had a good laugh, meet some lovely people and of course eat some amazing food.

2  Thank Lynda K
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KNC C, Manager at Howth Castle Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Hi Lynda, we are so pleased you enjoyed your day with us in the Cookery School. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Sarah

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Booked this as a gift for my mother and I went along for company although I certainly do need any and all cooking help I can get. It was really, really enjoyable. Sarah was a fantastic tutor and I'd do it again in a heartbeat....More

Thank Dawn D
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KNC C, Manager at Howth Castle Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Hi Dawn. Thanks so much for your feedback. I'm so glad you enjoyed the class and I hope to see you and your mum here again soon. Sarah

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