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Istanbul Cooking School

Tarlabasi Blv No:117/2 | Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 545 554 66 77
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Amazing food, tour and company

I went with my boyfriend, organised really efficiently last minute to accommodate us. We had a tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NatashaM1234
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What a lovely way to discover the culture!

Had a great experience with a great cook and a lovely group of 5 other people! Went to explore the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nancy C
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Half Day Classic Turkish Cooking Courses(including a culinary walk through one of the old and popular bazaars of Istanbul).During the workshop we learn how to cook 5 different dishes and eat them together with beverages, tea and Turkish coffee.Food means life, that's why the workshop contains information about many different aspects of the Turkish culture.
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Tarlabasi Blv No:117/2 | Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
Beyoglu
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+90 545 554 66 77
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went with my boyfriend, organised really efficiently last minute to accommodate us. We had a tour of the places in Istanbul to get the local good food and had loads of tasters. We then cooked 5 meals (one vegetarian because I don’t eat meat)....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great experience with a great cook and a lovely group of 5 other people! Went to explore the market, learn about the food, the history, the everyday life... Cooked really noce food that I will easily replicate back home!! Definitely recommand!!

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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

I reserved a cooking class with my ten-year-old daughter with Oguz a month before our arrival in Istanbul. We met him at the designated time with other fellow travelers. Oguz took us to some of his favorite spice shops, Turkish Delight stores, as well as...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

I was looking on the internet to attend some Turkish cousins in istanbul about 2 month cuz I’m very very picky person and by chance I could find this amazing class oguz is a very interesting character with very good knowledge about food,he also gave...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2018

Istanbul cooking school is the perfect experience to learn about the culture of dining and cooking in Istanbul. Oguz is a passionate and incredibly personable chef who takes you on a journey that starts in the market and ends over a meal you prepared together...More

Thank Dianna J
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

We had a wonderful time at the Istanbul Cooking School with Oguz and recommend it to every traveller who wants to experience Istanbul through food and culture!You get in-depth and personal insight into Turkey's cuisine and food culture. We paid for a cooking class and...More

Thank Alice C
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

We had a great time with our friends thanks to the hospitality of Oguz - the owner and the instructor. He was so professional and the menu was so rich. We learned how to prepare delicious traditional Turkish food such as humus, Circassian chicken (cerkez...More

Thank Nadinigs
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

We had a wonderful day cooking with Oğuz! Food was amazing and so was the company. We would highly recommend this class to anyone who is looking for an authentic Turkish cooking experience, and who loves Turkish food!

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Like people have already written, his class was very interesting. You can learn not only how to cook, but also how to categorise Turkish food finely, which saffron is authentic, which shop is better to buy souvenir, which restaurant is best to fulfill your enthusiastic...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2018

We had a wonderful time at the Istanbul Cooking School and recommend it to every traveller passing through this magnificent city! You get in-depth and personal insight into Turkey's cuisine and food culture and also make a friend with Oguz! Six stars it I could...More

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Response from Patrick N | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I went in December and it was EUR50.00 which included everything. Very informative history side to the lesson, and the food and cooking was fun and enjoyable. Worth doing, contact Oguz at the school.
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