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Karuna s Cooking Class @ Sonja's Healthfood Restaurant

Wella Devale Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
+94 77 961 5310
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Just BRILLIANT. One of the best things we did in Sri Lanka.

Karuna is so lovely, what an incredibly warm, fun, and kind woman who must have made the same... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Eleanor K
Wonderful afternoon learning & cooking Sri Lankan food!

Took my mum here as a Christmas present and we had such a wonderful afternoon! Got taken to the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Wella Devale Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
Wella Devale Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
+94 77 961 5310
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Karuna is so lovely, what an incredibly warm, fun, and kind woman who must have made the same impression on hundreds of people as you can see from all the reviews. She was so helpful and we asked her so many questions. She was really...More

Thank Eleanor K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my mum here as a Christmas present and we had such a wonderful afternoon! Got taken to the market to see the fresh spices and vegetables that we’d be cooking with. We made 5 different curries and had a chance to write down the...More

Thank C H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Karuna is a lovely lady and her laugh is brilliant! We firstly went to buy our ingredients from local vendors including tuna, spices and vegetables. We spent some time at each and Karuna explained what everything was as there were many unusual fruit and vegetables....More

Thank Fran H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not our fist visit but we take a class with Karuna every time we visit Unawatuna. Here warmth and infectious laugh make the experience magical every time. The class usually consists of Tuk tuk ride to the market to purchase fresh vegetables and fish or...More

Thank Mac M
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Such an amazing cooking class, got to make 6 curries and then after finishing up a little early Sonja spent time explaining how each spice blend is made and gave me some extra recipes for the spiced custard and bitter melon salad! Definitely worth a...More

1  Thank ChrisBruno0
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Really nice lady who runs the cooking class. Takes you to the market and you can choose your vegetables and meat. Really simple and quick dishes which were tasty. Would definitely recommend!

2  Thank Kylebuddo
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We were lucky enough to be a part of Karuna's Cooking Class as part of our Sri Lanka tour. Karuna is a loud, friendly and bubbly person who gets everybody involved. First, we caught tuk-tuks' into town and visited 3 separate areas to buy fresh...More

2  Thank lozboz14
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Friendly atmosphere, nice place, and a very good teacher. Karuna is very friendly nice and always in a mood. The food that we have prepared was incredible, the most tastiest rice&curry ever! Thank you!

Thank petyajojo
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Karuna did the cooking lesson just for me alone, which was really nice. She allowed me to choose the vegetables for the different curries. Her instructions were helpful and I got some time to write down the cooking recipes. After cooking i tried every curry...More

Thank libu90
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Karuna really makes the cooking class an experience. The class starts with a trip to the vegetable market in Galle by tuktuk, followed by a stop at the fish market. She let's you choose the ingredients you want (with a little help of course!). Back...More

1  Thank Dick Z
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Lynda T
6 December 2017|
Response from Kylebuddo | Reviewed this property |
I just went to the address and asked around and booked it for the next day. Maybe try that?
9 March 2017|
Response from stephen r | Reviewed this property |
Theres a contact number available from a link on the TA page, otherwise just call into the restaurant and book there. Classes start @11am so if you are there earlier then you maybe able to get on a class the same day .Hope... More
9 January 2017|
Response from crogle2014 | Reviewed this property |
this is a forum. you will need to contact Sonia directly