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The House of Cooking

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great cooking class I really enjoyed my time with Chef Anhar and Mona, they were extremly helpful :)

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Eman A
Authentic spicy Egyptian cooking in a friendly atmosphere

Chef Anhar and her daughter Mona gave us a great kitchen experience as we created chicken orzo... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2018
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Cairo Governorate, Egypt
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6 Aug 2018
“cooking”
17 Feb 2018
“Authentic spicy Egyptian cooking in a friendly atmosphere”
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Do you wish to learn authentic Egyptian dishes, we provide you with a variety of Egyptian menus, from grilled kofta, grilled chicken thights, Mousakaa, to tabbouleh, tehene salad & the delicious Zalabia dessert.
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29 Ezz El Din Taha Street, off Abbas- El Akkad | Maadi, Cairo 11728, Egypt
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Reviewed 30 November 2010

If you are looking for something beyond the tourist sights in Cairo, check out The House of Cooking! It is run by a woman and her daughter, and they specialize in small (i.e. 1 -6 people) classes. They offer several menus of Egyptian, American and...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2018

great cooking class I really enjoyed my time with Chef Anhar and Mona, they were extremly helpful :)

1  Thank Eman A
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Chef Anhar and her daughter Mona gave us a great kitchen experience as we created chicken orzo soup, moussaka with tabbouleh salad and baklavas with walnuts. Her great sense of humour made the time whizz by as we learnt from her the best techniques of...More

3  Thank scanlanpj
Reviewed 21 February 2017

My experience at The House of Cooking was nothing short of amazing! While booking the class, communication was timely and thorough. Once I arrived, I was shocked to learn that I was the only student and they opened the school just to accommodate me. Chef...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Our tour operator had booked our family of 5 (three teenage kids) for an afternoon with Chef Anhar and her daughter Mona to spice up a stodgy diet of Pharaonic temples and other archaic ruins. It was a stroke of genius. Their love of food,...More

1  Thank Rupert M
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We wanted to do something a little different with our trip to Cairo so decided to do a cooking course. This is definitely one of the best experiences to do in Cairo. Our hosts were very welcoming and we immediately starting cooking. Definitely come hungry...More

1  Thank charlieavus
Reviewed 5 January 2017

It was a very good and interest and soooo amazing experience with the chief Anhar and her daughter Mona. It was perfect , very meticulous and attention to the tiniest details

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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Chef Anhar and her daughter Mona are the perfect blend of humor and local flavor that make there cooking class a must do in Cairo! We learned how to cook a traditional Egyptian meal of kofta, rice, humus, bread, and baklava! It turned out delicious...More

1  Thank Jendavino
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Very nice, funny, Adorable Chef!! Chef Anhar... She has a real passion for cooking, and she is sharing this with the world. I really loved the session and of course the Thai food we made...Really tasty... And Loved the place - and her daughter helping...very...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2016

We had a private cooking lesson at the House of Cooking in Cairo. We learned to make typical Egyptian dishes and had fun doing it. The mother and daughter team who presented the class were sweet and we learned a lot. It was a fun...More

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1  Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 22 December 2016

We had great tour guides throughout our ten-day trip through Egypt. However, listening to a tour guide day after day becomes monotonous. I don't think my wife and I realized just how monotonous it had gotten for us until we visited Anhar and Mona at...More

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