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Green Bamboo Cooking School & Cafe

21 Truong Minh Hung, Cam An, Hoi An, Vietnam
+84 90 581 56 00
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Fantastic day

We were picked up from our hostel and taken to the market by the wonderful Van where we shopped for... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
fjv25
Worth paying more for a great quality cooking school

This was an excellent activity during our stay in Hoi An. Van is absolutely lovely and did... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Charlotte E
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21 Truong Minh Hung, Cam An, Hoi An, Vietnam
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+84 90 581 56 00
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were picked up from our hostel and taken to the market by the wonderful Van where we shopped for all the ingredients needed for the day. This in itself was a fantastic experience, learning about the local food first hand. It was lovely to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was an excellent activity during our stay in Hoi An. Van is absolutely lovely and did everything to accommodate us. We booked quite last minute but this was no problem and she arranged pick up from our hostel and everything. The trip to the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not sure there is much I can add to the >1,000 excellent reviews, only to say that we simply had so much fun all day, met some amazing people (group of 14) from all around the world and loved the whole experience - the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hilight of our trip to Hoi An was definitly the cooking class we did with Van at the green Bamboo! We all chose our own dish to make and went to the local market to pick up our ingredients. We learned about the best...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Like many other reviewers I only have praise for Van and this experience! I went expecting a half day, was pleasantly surprised when it lasted all day. early(ish) start 8am pickup, mini-bus tour of other hotels to collected other participants, ~8.45 at market in Hoi...More

Thank only1chunts
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Van hardly needs another good review! No surprise there, she is amazing! Beautiful, articulate, friendly, great sense of humour. We had so many laughs. She gives great explanations and gets to know everyone really early on. Loved the market food gathering part. There was no...More

Thank Julie M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can tell Van is a super sharp lady who knows her stuff, both in relation to professional cooking and running her class. She had all of our names and chosen meals memorized by the time she met us, and everything felt super efficient and...More

Thank Sarah L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Van is a wonderful host, very informative with a great sense of humour. Our group of 10 all chose a different dish from a very extensive menu. We started at the market to select fresh cuts of meat, seafood, veges, rice and everything else on...More

Thank Harris J
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a really nice time, from the market trip to the time spent in the kitchen. Some critics on TripAdvisor said it was too long... as far as we are concerned, time flied!!! We had to chose one dish among nearly 60 possibilities, including...More

1  Thank Jessica V
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love to cook, my husband booked this class online. There was a long cooking list to pick, and I chose Pho, but it was taken. Instead, I got crispy Vietnamese pancake. The morning of the class, Van greeted us in her minivan while picking...More

1  Thank S K T
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JodNGary
29 November 2017|
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Response from AmyInMexico16 | Reviewed this property |
I had a similar issue, if you have facebook message Van on there!
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Larry C
18 September 2017|
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Response from Bob C | Reviewed this property |
They have a long list of available dishes on their website. Just note, a big part of the experience is tasting all the dishes and each participant selects their own. Also, you get a really nice tour in the market where beef... More
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