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Turkish cooking class

Can highly recommend the class with Oğuz as a great way to learn about Turkish cooking, culture... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Teresa F
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素晴らしく楽しかった。It was wonderful!

一人での参加でしたが、先生のOguzはとても親切で気にかけてくださり、たくさんの知識と共に素晴らしい時間をくださいました。料理も美味しくて、丁寧な説明もあり、英語がそんなにできなくても十分理解できまし... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
michie s
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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...more
Tarlabasi Blv No:117/2 | Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 545 554 66 77
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can highly recommend the class with Oğuz as a great way to learn about Turkish cooking, culture, traditions and shopping. We were a group of 5 who were encouraged to ask questions while learning how and where to shop in the back streets off Istiklal...More

Thank Teresa F
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

一人での参加でしたが、先生のOguzはとても親切で気にかけてくださり、たくさんの知識と共に素晴らしい時間をくださいました。料理も美味しくて、丁寧な説明もあり、英語がそんなにできなくても十分理解できました。私はベジタリアンなのですが、事前に連絡すると当日私のために別でお料理を準備してくださいました。イスタンブールに行く前から帰国する日まで、いろいろ心配してメールをくださったり、どんな質問も聞いてくださったり、本当に素晴らしい先生です。またイスタンブールに行く機会があれば是非参加したいです。ぜひオススメします! I spent a wonderful time with Oguz who was so kind, cheerful and fun that I could be immediately relaxed. And the other guests were also all wonderful, they helped me as I couldn’t understand English very well. The dishes were all delicious and...More

Thank michie s
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

My kids and I went on what I have to call a lovely culinary trip in our last trip to Istanbul. We’d already done all the touristy activities in previous trips to Turkey and really wanted a change. My son has a passion for cooking...More

1  Thank Mai K
Reviewed 26 July 2018

It is a great opportunity to learn Turkish culture through food. Turkish cuisine is very versatile and delicious and this half a day experience offers a good opportunity to understand how some of these meals are prepared but also to hear different stories related to...More

1  Thank Heikych
Reviewed 10 July 2018 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

Thank NatashaM1234
Reviewed 28 June 2018 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!!

Thank Nancy C
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

Thank Pioneer658434
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

Thank foroozanrabooki
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
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

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Istanbul’s most famous street, pedestrianized Istiklal
Caddesi (Independence Avenue), throbs day and night
and offers a fantastic array of architectural sights,
shops, treats, and throngs upon teeming throngs of
people. At the avenue’s northeastern end is expansive
Taksim Square, thought by many to be the very heart of
the city, with many of Turkey’s most renowned
restaurants and some of Europe’s most happening
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6 May 2015|
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.