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Cooking Alaturka

Akbiyik Caddesi 72A | Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 458 59 19
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Cooking Camaraderie Culture

We had a feast every day in Turkey and Istanbul was the highlight. We could not leave the city... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
HelenOon
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London, United Kingdom
Amazing experience!

Had a wonderful day cooking and eating! Rocco and the team made the day really enjoyable. The day... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lucy J
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Cooking Alaturka offers daily Turkish cooking classes, either from 10:30 to 14:30 or from 16:30 to 20:30, to groups ranging from 2 to 11 persons. You cook five authentic Turkish dishes together with other travellers, under supervision of Rocco and...more
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Akbiyik Caddesi 72A | Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a feast every day in Turkey and Istanbul was the highlight. We could not leave the city without learning how to cook some of the dishes. We joined the cookery class at Cooking Alaturka in a lovely less touristy part of Istanbul not...More

Thank HelenOon
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful day cooking and eating! Rocco and the team made the day really enjoyable. The day was really interesting and informative and the food was delicious. We got to take home all the receipts we cooked, Rocco’s wife also recommended a local farmers...More

Thank Lucy J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my first cooking class and it was a very pleasant surprise. The owners, as well as the chef, of the restaurant are vere very nice. You have the opportunity to discover the turkish culture talking with some locals while you're cooking some typical...More

Thank Andrea P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one awesome experience that you wont want to miss in Istanbul. Me and my newlywed wife did this cooking class as part of our honeymoon and we absolutely loved it. The hosts are warm welcoming and knowledgeable about Turkish food and everything Istanbul....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was my friend and I’s first time traveling to Istanbul and we figured it would be a great opportunity to participate in a cooking class. This specific class was recommended by my eyewitness travel book in order to get a cultural experience in Turkish...More

Thank DeannaW_326
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A cooking class is such a cool way to get to know a place and its food. My husband and I did a class at Cooking Alaturka and had so much fun learning about Turkish food and culture and meeting new people. Your time is...More

Thank Danielle O
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love to cook! I love to travel! So what better way to spend the day than doing both! During my visit to Istanbul I heard about this cooking class and decided to join for a day. It was one of the best decisions I...More

Thank Rana W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent experience great atmosphere, the place, people and food make the classes unforgettable experience . Professional class Fun Energy Great location Testy Turkish Food Friendly environment I were traveling to Istanbul by myself to explore the food and learn more about Turkish kitchen, I join...More

Thank Aljindi75
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my cooking class at Alaturka. Chef Rocco welcomed us and gave us really interesting background on the dishes we were going to cook. He is Italian and his wife Leyla is Turkish and it is interesting to hear how they have combined...More

Thank Colourqueen99
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

really really good experience!really really good experience! really really good experience! really really good experience!

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Travlnmike
5 April 2017|
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Response from cookingalaturka | Property representative |
Hi there. Sorry if i cannot be of much help, as you probably understood browsing on line no one offer you that kind of know- how. Actually nobody that i know would be willing to share their secret baklava recipe, off course... More
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