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Cooking Alaturka

Open today: 10:30 - 21:30

Cooking Alaturka
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Cooking Alaturka offers daily Turkish cooking classes, either from 10:30 to 14:30 or from 16:30 to 20:30, to groups ranging from 2 to 11 persons. You cook five authentic Turkish dishes together with other travellers, under supervision of Rocco and...more
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Akbiyik Caddesi 72A | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
+90 212 458 59 19
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had the most incredible time here! We decided to do a cooking class on our last day in Istanbul, and luckily, they had space for us! When we arrived we were walked through the evening's menu including a brief discussion of the different types...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 534clarae
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow!!! An incredible experience. The team at Cooking Alaturka is both passionate and knowledgeable about Turkish cuisine and the ingredients they use. I ended up taking two classes because I enjoyed the experience so much. Turkish cuisine is special, complex, and varies greatly so do...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank xavi_holman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did this class with two younger & less experienced relatives. We all had a blast! I have done a bit of cooking so I enjoyed talking about little details of the dish. The other two were able to go at it chopping with fun...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank lmelby13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I always like to to do a cooking class when I’m in countries with unique cuisines. It not only lets you learn the local flavours, but you also get unique insight into living in the country. Cooking Alaturka was a great class, with a variety...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank LGrip123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Leila and Rocco cooking masterclass tonight and everyone in the family enjoyed it. The choice of the meals as well as the warm and friendly welcome made this experience unforgettable. We would recommand this cooking lesson to everyone willing to get a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Henri d
Reviewed 15 February 2019 via mobile

The four hours spent cooking and enjoying what we prepared was well worth it. The venue is located in an interesting part of the city which is worth exploring. The staff was excellent. The history and other information relating to the meal was interesting and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank David D
Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

I always love cookings and always try to do some local food cooking class on my holidays. Learn to cook Alaturka / Ottoman dishes in Istanbul definitely one of the great option. A hands-on class so you can re-create Turkish meal at your home. 2...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank gunawan26
Reviewed 11 February 2019

I spent four hours in a small group being shown how to make a series of typical Turkish dishes, including stuffed vine leaves and delicious figs stuffed with walnuts -- the first two hours preparing the food and the next two consuming it. Rocco, Leyla...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Nikos051
Reviewed 10 February 2019

I absolutely loved this class and would come again in a heartbeat! The team were unbelieveably nice and helpful and we created some really delicious food. The venue was very easy to find and was very clean, modern, and well-equipped. Recipes were given to us...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MajC2
Reviewed 8 February 2019 via mobile

My husband and I spent a half day cooking wonderful authentic Turkish dishes here and it was a memorable experience. Rocco & Nazli are both very warm and inviting as well as knowledgeable and fun! We learned so much and will definitely be making these...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the
Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this
relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to
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5 April 2017|
Response from cookingalaturka | Property representative |
Hi there. Sorry if i cannot be of much help, as you probably understood browsing on line no one offer you that kind of know- how. Actually nobody that i know would be willing to share their secret baklava recipe, off course... More