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Fantastic experience

Firstly I just want to say Thankyou to Fran for a wonderful time! The workshop is in Fran’s Home... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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A taste of Asia......in suburban London

I purchased some vouchers for Lapan Cooking for my wife last Christmas. We took advantage of being... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Elgin, United Kingdom
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Cooking courses in East London, specialised in Thai & Malaysian cuisine. Small groups of up to 5, totally hands-on. Vegetarian & vegan friendly.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
25 The Rodings | Woodford Green, London IG8 7EU, England
+44 7985 234956
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Firstly I just want to say Thankyou to Fran for a wonderful time! The workshop is in Fran’s Home and you feel like a friend when you leave. Fran prepares the workstations (by the way- the portable induction hobs are amazing! Better than my own...More

1  Thank Emily041979
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I purchased some vouchers for Lapan Cooking for my wife last Christmas. We took advantage of being in London this Easter and visited. I can honestly say it was one of the best Thai, scratch that, the best Thai meal I have had and we...More

1  Thank ElginNavy
Reviewed 18 March 2018

This experience offers great value for money. You learn so much about tastes , food adventures and amazing oriental cooking. The whole 3 hours flies past as you savour the scent and taste of oriental spices culminating in a top class eating experience at the...More

1  Thank debbiek442
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Fran was a great teacher and warm person who welcomed us into her home for a wonderful Thai cooking lesson. We completely appreciated the pace and she caters for all levels. Even if you are a novice like me, I never felt intimidated, only encouraged....More

1  Thank EmmaD1166
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We were very lucky to be bought a voucher for Fran's cooking class for our first wedding anniversary (paper!), by some lovey friends. We went online, selected our menu (Thai 6) and the booking process with Fran was nice and simple. On arrival, we were...More

1  Thank treatmelikeaprincess
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Spent wonderful few hours sat morning with Fran teaching us how to cook Thai in traditional manner. Wonderful experience and really made to feel welcome in her home. Thoroughly recommend Lapan to anyone who enjoys learning new skills and tastes. I have been able to...More

1  Thank Diane G
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely evening with my daughter last Friday learning some basics into Thai cooking. The lovely fran talked us through each step and we came away confident that we could reproduce what she taught us at home. It was a warm friendly environment and...More

1  Thank Sunnysnow1dontknow
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We booked a Malaysian food class for 4 of us and came away wiser and fuller than we arrived! Fran is lovely - very knowledgeable and sharing of her tips on the key to taste and flavouring Malay food. A great experience in the relaxed...More

1  Thank missjane68
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I cannot fault this cooking course one bit! From the initial warm welcome to the food we got to eat at the end it was absolutely spot on. The menu was interesting, instructions easy to follow, questions welcomed, principles of taste explained, and most importantly...More

2  Thank Kathryn W
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Fran is a fantastic teacher and the class was fab! My favourite dish was the Laksa Lemak from the Malaysian menu. I've learned so many things! She is not only a very good teacher but also a lovely person to spend the time with. She...More

2  Thank Sonia O
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