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Cook In Shanghai homestyle Chinese cooking classes- Private Cooking Class

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Cook In Shanghai organizes Chinese cooking classes and Cooking activities for big groups in Shanghai to introduce you to real local culture. Our regular group classes and private events all let you choose your own recipes, include a visit to the...more
269 Zhaojiabang road, Shanghai, China
+86 186 2178 2428
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All reviews wet market tour dumplings la mian great class chef hats market experience yummy dishes learn how dim sum team building chinese culture a lot of fun daily life xiaolongbao xiao long bao translator china
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was offered a cooking lesson for my birthday, and what a gift! Nobody else than me that day but I didn’t regret it at all. Jay, who works as a guide and translator, is very friendly and full of knowledge, the visit of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Victor M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Elrick met me at the metro and took me shopping at the wet market. He was knowledgeable and a great talker. Jay was my chef and instructor when we got to the apartment. He is the son of a chef (so knows more than his...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RebeccaAC3300
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Helen our host was amazingly accommodating, we were running late but she waited. The wet market was perfect we spent over an hr there asking lots of questions and buying extra food. The cooking was great and very hands on. Great atmosphere to learn the...More

1  Thank Matt A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the wet market to the hand pulling noodle class everything as fantastic. Our interpreter Jay was funny and clever and made everything more entertaining. Chef Han was many years of experience and it very helpful and patient. I would definitely recommend this company!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bri_wander
Reviewed 7 November 2018

I definitely recommend this experience. Jay (translator) and chef were both very friendly. I felt at home at the class. Teaching was clear and easy to follow, partly also because I do understand mandarin. They didn't just teach very plainly, but dispensed tips along the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank EileenP255
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Both our guides were really chatty, friendly and funny. We had great fun making a mix of dumplings which tasted great! Very relaxed atmosphere and lots of useful info from the wet market visit as well!

2  Thank lifeofwilko
Reviewed 24 September 2018

I joint the cooking class two times with different international teams. My teams had always a great time there. Everything was prepared with great passion (room, table, dishes, ..), and we felt that it was a perfect evening. The food had a high quality and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
7  Thank _Torsten_COV
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Reading the last couple of reviews I thought I had gone to a different class. I guess you might give this class five stars if you've never been to a cooking class or to a market in Asia. I think the positive reviews focus on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank zuttoman
Liu H, General Manager at Cook In Shanghai homestyle Chinese cooking classes- Private Cooking Class, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2018

Dear Brendan, Thank you very much for your feedback. Your feedback is very important to us, I am very sorry to hearing that, we take your feedback very seriously. We decided not work with this employee any more, we also will strengthen management and staff...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

We visited dim sum cooking class and it was amazing. If you can speak Chinese it becomes even more interesting.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andrey_Loshakov
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

The fresh market experience was a great start especially for my children. Looking at basketfuls of crabs, yabbies and frogs & even touching them! We were grateful for our generous and patient host, Erica, introduced many fruits, veg, meats and even pigeon eggs that were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Kim L
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4 March 2017|
Response from Liu H | Property representative |
hello sorry for the late reply, if u come to shanghai again, please contact the email address from our website. sorry again. Best regards, Cookinshanghai Team
26 August 2015|
Response from jaydrel | Reviewed this property |
Our class ended at 6:30 but there were others in our group that left before the last food. You could request that your food be cooked first so you could leave early if you need to.