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Address: 75/1 Moo 6 Klong Nin Beach, Ko Lanta, Thailand
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+66 75 662 549
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Great course and all worth it!

I took the lunch course by myself as the rest of the family did not want to join me - and what did they miss! The Chef Akkapak was so nice and fun person, and he told us very good... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Tarja N
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Palkane, Finland
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Palkane, Finland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took the lunch course by myself as the rest of the family did not want to join me - and what did they miss! The Chef Akkapak was so nice and fun person, and he told us very good information about the ingredients of Thai kitchen. The course was very well organized (although I had to wait the pick... More 

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Bucharest Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did not join the cooking class, but we walked by as it was underway in the back of the restaurant and it looked like fun! The area for the lesson looked like one of the best 'local kitchen' we saw during our travels in Thailand - looked genuine but clean and spacious. We only had diiner, they were super... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We chose the cooking class including a visit to the local market. It started at 4.30pm in the afternoon and we were done cooking at about 9:30pm. Apart from having spent an exciting afternoon and evening, it's also good value for money. The staff was very nice and even picked us up from our hotel, which was about 30 minutes... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Have been to cooking classes in thailand before. They were ok, but a bit "quickly quickly". This time the cook explained un a los of things very precisely and we spent a very funny and interesting evening. Prepare youself for 5h of cooking lessons, and do small portions... we were really sad not to be able to eat half of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

This course starts with a trip to Koh Lanta market with the chef to buy produce and learn about the local ingredients which is a worthwhile trip in itself as it's probably the most authentic experience I had on this island. The market location moves every day of the week so if you're lucky, like we were, it will be... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

The problem for what to do for Christmas dinner was solved by an engaging and delicious Thai cooking class at Roi Thai cooking school. Greeted with a welcome drink and a Miang Kham (Thai appetiser), taught the principles of creating balanced Thai dishes and cooked and enjoyed four different dishes which weate on the beach watching the sunset. The chef... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We booked the evening market class at 1900 thbt each. In the first instance you are apprehensive due to price, but it is totally worth it. We were both collected and taken back to our hotel no issues, and had the pleasure of sharing the evening with a lovely Aussie couple, and a brother/sister from Germany. The class itself was... More 

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La Paz, Bolivia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

After much deliberation over the multitude of cooking classes available here on Koh Lanta we were so glad to have chosen Roi Thai and especially to do the market tour. Akkapak was amazing. Incredibly funny and passionate about food, Thai cooking and maintaining the integrity of traditional Thai cooking methods. Probably the best Thai I've eaten, and I cooked it... More 

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016

We had a lot of fun in this class. First of all, the market tour is great, with a real discovery of local products, and the way to use them.. The cook is real fun and we had a lovely time cooking and discovering the secrets of this thai cuisine... Its a bit long, but we had the chance of... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Altho it was quite expensive, I enjoyed it. Took part in the Market Course which lasted from 4:30 till 9:30 pm. Well, there was nothing going on until 5 o'clock. They experienced several problems picking up all participants. At the market, I somehow expected a little bit more, probably I'd appreciate more suggestions and hints on not only what is... More 

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