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Ella Spice Garden

Main Street, Ella, Sri Lanka, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
+94 75 236 3636
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Amazing cooking class

We heard about This cooking class through our guest house host... it did not disappoint. Me and my... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Olivia B
via mobile
Really?

It is a small garden with a limited number of mostly sad looking plants to see. The price charged... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
adelaideruns
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (36 reviews)
“cooking class” (87 reviews)
“garlic curry” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Main Street, Ella, Sri Lanka, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
CONTACT
+94 75 236 3636

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We heard about This cooking class through our guest house host... it did not disappoint. Me and my boyfriend were in a class with 5 other lovely people and it was a great chance to meet new people and learn some authentic Sri Lankan cooking...More

Thank Olivia B
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

It is a small garden with a limited number of mostly sad looking plants to see. The price charged for this visit is far too much compared to what is available in other areas.

Thank adelaideruns
Reviewed 30 September 2017

What a wonderful experience. 3 hour class and we learned about spices, how to prepare traditional sri lankan dishes and then enjoyed them with other members of the group. The class is run out of our hosts house, and felt very much like a family...More

Thank PlanningForFun
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We joined the cooking class and absolutely loved it. So interesting to learn about the different kinds of curries and about sri lankan side dishes. With a group of 8 and a lovely, funny teacher we had a marvelous evening. With the teachers explanation we...More

Thank Debmartina
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

As spice gardens go this is not the biggest but we were greeted warmly by the owner in spite of the fact that we were only making enquiries.There is a small fee to enter the garden. It is located at the end of a short...More

Thank DeeRishi
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Very informative, great spices and well priced. Very fresh, I am looking forward to cooking with them soon!

Thank johnda667
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The cooking class was a real wonderful experience. You cannot make reservations by phone, only in person and you pay 2500 rs in advance per person. So make sure to get there in time upon your arrival in Ella to make reservations. The sooner the...More

Thank Benjamin A
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

The best place to start is with the teacher Chandika who is one of the funniest, wittiest and most charming person we have met on our trip! He had me smiling and laughing from a minute in and I felt like I was at a...More

Thank AliceC1990
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We wanted to do a cooking class whilst travelling in Srilanka. This did not disappoint. Very entertaining and the young man running the course was very funny. It was a great way to meet with other visitors as it is a mixed group of 8....More

Thank Becky S
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Went to this class after seeing it recommended on a number of websites! After seeing it would be 3 hours I was a little concerned it would drag but it was very interesting. Our host was informative and really funny. Definitely worth doing if you're...More

Thank elleab123
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TheTraveller114
21 October 2017|
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Response from smgsamasundara131 | Reviewed this property |
More than 3000 Lkr
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TheTraveller114
21 October 2017|
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Response from Elyse D | Reviewed this property |
2500 rupees and you need to book and also pay in advance :). I paid in the morning for the evening class, however this was during the off season so even better to book a day or so in advance if you can :).
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TheTraveller114
15 October 2017|
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Response from Elyse D | Reviewed this property |
All dishes cooked in the class are vegetarian :). I think they might all also be vegan as well. But definitely all veg.
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