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Chef Jean-Pierre Cooking School

1436 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-1459
+1 954-563-2700
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Foodie’s Paradise

Tonight I took my first ever cooking class with Jean Pierre. Words can’t begin to describe how... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Awesome Dining Experience

I took the 5-class Cooking 101 earlier this year and thoroughly loved it. Learned so many basic... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fort Lauderdale, United States
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Chef Jean-Pierre's Cooking School opened in 1995. Today the school has taught over 17,000 regular students the art and the hobby of cooking delicious meal at home. The school offers hands-on and demonstration classes almost every day. Classes are very informal and always lots of fun and geared toward the Gourmet Cook that like to improve their techniques and learn more from a Master Chef as well at the beginners that is only starting to cook.Most of the classes are taught by Master Chef Jean-Pierre himself. The Chef began his formal apprenticeship at L'Ousteau de Baumaniere in Provence, one of the world's best restaurants with a 3-star Michelin rating. In 1976 he opened The Left Bank Restaurant which has always been selected by "Gourmet Magazine", "Bon Appetit", "Conde Nast" & "Travel & Leisure" as one of the best restaurants in America for 22 years. He hosted several cooking Series on PBS and wrote three best-selling cookbooks. The Chef can also be seen frequently as guest Chef on the "TODAY SHOW" where he has appeared 22 times. Chef Jean-Pierre has also appeared on Larry King Live and The Lifetime Channel's.
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1436 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-1459
+1 954-563-2700
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tonight I took my first ever cooking class with Jean Pierre. Words can’t begin to describe how amazing this place is. Top notch instruction followed by eating and eating and more eating. Combined with a store, you find every pro kitchen item you need. Oh...More

Thank Xplore-Your-World
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took the 5-class Cooking 101 earlier this year and thoroughly loved it. Learned so many basic techniques to make cooking easier, more effective. Planning to take the follow up Cooking 102 next year. In the meantime, planning on taking other 1 day classes.

Thank billj614
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Any chance I get, I take friends and business clients to this very good restaurant. It’s both educational and a great dining experience. They are picky about ingredients, like all true chefs. Ranked high on my list in Ft Laud. Pay parking worked out better...More

Thank coldsurfer66
Reviewed 30 October 2017

I have gone to this cooking school several times and each time is better than the last. I have done the two cooking series and some individual ones too. It is a fun event but with a learning experience as well. I highly recommend it...More

Thank Charlotte W
Reviewed 8 October 2017

This is the first time I did couples night....what great fun, great food and I learn something every time I eat with CP....this is one of these places you can go to over and over again...you never have to decide what to eat....everything is preplanned...More

Thank djtasjNewJersey
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

My idea of a perfect night out! Great food, wine , always learn something new and Chef JP is amazing! My wait to go back!

Thank mmmpierro
Reviewed 23 September 2017

My husband, I, and another couple went here, while we were on vacation to the area. We all LOVE it. The food was great and Chef Jean-Pierre was so entertaining. He explains very well on how to make the food. And if I wasn't laughing...More

Thank Minda W
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We visited Chef Jean-Pierre as a part of our Florida holiday. We visited from Norway, and we sure wasn't disappointed! Our experience was beyond great. The Chef and his team are funny, talented and made you feel very welcome. And the food this evening was...More

Thank Karoline L
Reviewed 27 August 2017

It does not get better than this. Great food, great time and we never fail to learn something no matter how many time we go. We meaning my wife have even mastered a few of the dishes we have learned and been able to amaze...More

Thank Steven W
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Every class we've attended is fantastic! The Spanish pork tenderloin was fork tender and the BBQ sauce was prepared 2 ways. The potato and onion soufflé was simply beyond words. Chef Jean Pierre hosts as if you're in his own home. You receive great cooking...More

Thank ldmFtlauderdaleFL
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9 August 2017|
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Response from Live2Travel1 | Reviewed this property |
Please understand this is not a restaurant. Jean Pierre used to own one of the best restaurants in the Fort Lauderdale area. It was called "The Left Bank" and it was at the beginning of the Los Olas area. It was wonderful... More
17 February 2016|
Response from JackyMichot | Property representative |
Our dinner/class start promptly every night at 7:30 PM . If you are late you are doing the dishes :)