We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Food Motion Cooking Workshops

Calle 2 Norte Bis 141, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 151 9667
Review Highlights
Chef Alexandra Is Awesome!

We used Chef Alexandra for private chef services during our stay in Playa Del Carmen and we... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2017
Dawn K
Chicago, Illinois
Delicious recipes

Chef Alexandra was funny and extremely talented. We loved the food and how she organized the food... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2016
Fairfax County, Virginia
via mobile
Read all 73 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Whether you're living or vacationing in Playa, give your self the chance to try our workshops or personal chef services and get the full Mexican experience. Fresh, local food prepared just for you! Better and more affordable than eating out all the time! We also prepare Spanish, Asian, Italian, French, Mediterranean, Kosher, Kids, Paleo and Vegetarian/ Veggan.
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“chef alex” (11 reviews)
“private chef” (3 reviews)
“great teacher” (3 reviews)
Closes in 21 min
All hours
Hours Today: 06:00 - 03:00
Calle 2 Norte Bis 141, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 151 9667
Write a ReviewReviews (73)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 21 April 2017

We used Chef Alexandra for private chef services during our stay in Playa Del Carmen and we couldn't have been any happier with the fabulous dinner she prepared. It started with the tuna ceviche and also included chicken & steak fajitas as well as a...More

Thank Dawn K
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Chef Alexandra was funny and extremely talented. We loved the food and how she organized the food prep so everything was ready at the right time.

1  Thank katiepbg
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

One of the best chefs around here. Options in healthy but extremely high quality food, with the plus of an excellent attitude in service and teaching abilities. As someone once said anyone can cook, but you will need a great teacher like Alex. Loved her!

1  Thank AmoGelato1
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I spent a week exploring Playa and surrounding areas. We wanted to do a cooking class and came across this lovely lady on TripAdvisor. Although we gave chef Alex quite short notice, she was able to hook us up with a kitchen...More

2  Thank Helli1388
Reviewed 2 April 2016

We hired Chef Alexandra Iserte, who collaborated on the magazine, "Gastronomica de Mexico" with Federico Lopez, a much respected Mexican chef that I saw video of working with Rick Bayless on Bayless' PBS show, "Mexico: One Dish At A Time" There are not enough wonderful...More

1  Thank Bill R
Reviewed 5 February 2016

we were at Panic on the Playa at the Hard Rock and they organized a cooking class with Chef Alexandra Iserte. it was terrific. we walked into a large room where stations had been set up with all the ingredients set up and she took...More

Thank rabenbru
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Let me just say, Chef Alexandra's class was so much fun and she is a blast! She should have her own cooking show alongside some of the other famous chefs. We were in Puerto Morelos, Mexico (Cancun) at the Now Sapphire resort for Closer to...More

1  Thank Tanksta
Reviewed 20 December 2015

I was at a music festival at a resort in Puerto Morelos Mexico. One of the activities I took part in was a cooking class with Chef Alexandra. I was glad I took the break away from pool and music. The class was fun and...More

1  Thank Texjade
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

Me and my wife traveld trough mexico for 3 weeks and we learned the most about mexican culture trough Chef Alexandra. She tought us some of the most delicious and unique mexican cookin and it was the biggest upgrade of our trip. Also on a...More

1  Thank Or B
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Chef Alexandra provided private chef services for my 50th birthday and stocked our villa with food prior to our arrival. The ingredients used were fresh and her sauces were delishes. She was charming and added to the party atmosphere. I requested a special cake in...More

1  Thank YezeniaC
Nearby HotelsSee all 216 hotels in Playa del Carmen
HM Playa del Carmen
639 reviews
.10 km away
Hotel Las Golondrinas
474 reviews
.11 km away
The City by Koox Luxury Residences
10 reviews
.13 km away
Tierra Maya
1 review
.18 km away
Nearby Restaurants
El Jardin
195 reviews
.16 km away
Choux Choux Cafe
92 reviews
.10 km away
Tacon Madre, Playa del Carmen
44 reviews
.16 km away
Cafe Choux Choux
16 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Mayans' Explorers
789 reviews
.25 km away
Absolute Adventure Mexico
430 reviews
.13 km away
583 reviews
.00 km away
Out&About Mexico
24 reviews
.21 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
12 September 2016|
Response from Helli1388 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Sorry for the very delayed response. Happy birthday to come! Alex was very flexible and accommodative. If you haven't already, I would contact her and ask directly. It was a little pricy for us, being students, but it... More