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Small plates, big tastes

Fantastic "foodie" experience. Wonderful venue, well organised, great instruction and... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2018
Ian D
Addlestone, United Kingdom
A fab way to spend the day, have fun and learn things along the way

Went on a full day course where we prepared afternoon tea, a lemon meringue, a chocolate fancie... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2017
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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17 Jan 2018
“Small plates, big tastes”
26 Jul 2018
“Lovely relaxed fun evening”
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199 Finchley Road, London NW3 6NN, England
+44 20 8749 1201
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Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

My sister and I had a super evening here as part of a birthday celebration. It was a pad Thai cookery course. Clear instruction and great results . Nice wine to greet you and during meal. Soul recommend

1  Thank Catherine R
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Good range of course materials and topics covering basic bread to cinnamon rolls etc Breakfast “pastries” consisted of small chocolate au pain and Waitrose “machine” coffee. Lunch is poor given price of course and wine is offered but only Waitrose English is the white wine...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2018

Fantastic "foodie" experience. Wonderful venue, well organised, great instruction and demonstrations, interesting and delicious dishes with accompanying wine. Great day - thank you

Thank Ian D
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Went on a full day course where we prepared afternoon tea, a lemon meringue, a chocolate fancie, custard tarts and scones. Our folder contained many other recipes too. It was such a great day and Glenn our chef instructor was patient and helpful. Kendall is...More

1  Thank DelphiaCarroll
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I attended the Taste of Thailand class and enjoyed every minute. All dishes were explained in the theatre along with useful skills such as knife handling. I went by myself and was paired up with another solo guest as you share a workstation. All in...More

1  Thank Jessica R
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Easy to find opposite Finchley Road underground and above the Waitrose (John Barnes) store. Fresh and airy classroom, sitting area and theatre. The course was fast paced, but covered a lot, and we ate what we prepared over the day; soft drinks, wine & beer...More

Thank nigeljcook
Reviewed 5 November 2016

The school organised an event for us for a friend's birthday. It was brilliant. The school is modern, light and airy, and the balance between instruction and doing it ourselves was just right. The teaching is excellent, so that even those of us who are...More

Thank Jodie5538
Reviewed 22 October 2016

I was given a voucher at this school for a birthday present. I am not sure I would have ever chosen to go there otherwise given that I believe myself to be a reasonable cook anyway. However, I had a very entertaining day. The chef...More

6  Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 18 October 2016

It's just really good. Book a course & you will understand. Although we all miss John & his stories about the joys of making seafood sandwiches & cooking at music gigs

Thank Sam S
Reviewed 16 October 2016

OMG! What a fabulous idea... can't believe I've only discovered this now - when it's the School's third supper club. We went last Friday as part of our wedding anniversary celebrations - thinking that it would be a more interesting (and from previous experience of...More

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Mandarin C
8 March 2018|
Response from Ian D | Reviewed this property |
In the October issue of the Waitrose magazine. They are very quickly snapped up.