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Co.Cos Culinary School & Catering

Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 998 109 8897
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Fun, Friends, and Food

This is our 2nd time taking a class with Coty and her team, because it is one of the highlights of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Maren M
Gringa Loves Cooking Mexican!

This is the third consecutive year that I have taken a cooking lesson with Coty and her team during... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2017
Marian C
Louisville, Kentucky
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Take a break from the sun & sand and join us for a Mexican Cooking Class! Fun for all ages and whether you are an avid cook, an eager eater, or a professional chef, you will find enrichment and a unique culinary experience at the Co.Cos Culinary School. With hands-on instruction, you will learn how to prepare a fantastic Mexican inspired meal. We offer 3-course classes, 1-course classes, private instruction as well as our ever-so popular Friday Night "Drinking School". In addition to the cooking, our classes are also a great cultural learning experience about Mexico - learn about the varieties of chiles, the difference between tequila and mezcal and more! Be sure to be prepared to eat, drink and if you don't want to do the cookin' we also have a dining guest option available. Join us today!
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Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 998 109 8897
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our 2nd time taking a class with Coty and her team, because it is one of the highlights of our time in Playa del Carmen! Coty is not only fun and a great chef, she is an excellent teacher as well. I actually...More

Thank Maren M
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hola Maren :) It was great having you with us again and this time around even bringing your son as well! We had a great time and we are very happy to read you enjoyed it also!! We for sure hope it wasn't the last...More

Reviewed 7 July 2017

This is the third consecutive year that I have taken a cooking lesson with Coty and her team during vacation in Playa del Carmen. Learning to make one of her great meals is a more than your typical souvenir, it is a life-changing educational experience...More

Thank Marian C
Management response:Responded 8 July 2017

Hi Marian, Wow!! You just left me speechless... Thank you so much for your warm and kind words. Let me tell you it is a pleasure and an honor for us to have you come and visit us every time you're in town. And we...More

Reviewed 17 June 2017

When you visit Playa Del Carmen........a class with Coty is a MUST! I felt like I smiled the entire 4 hours we were there. Coty's enthusiasm and energy are off the charts wonderful. I learned so much about the cuisine and made a couple new...More

Thank rhosmer
Management response:Responded 19 June 2017

Hi Renee, thank you so much for your nice words, not only here on TripAdvisor but also on our Facebook page :) We are sooo happy you had an amazing time; so did we!! And you even made some new friends! That's how much fun...More

Reviewed 1 June 2017

I attended this cooking class with my sister-in-law and had a wonderful time. Barbara ter Horst is a very experienced chef. Her patience was astounding and her friendliness is her most endearing feature. I highly recommend this class to anyone.More

Thank jjg320
CoCos_Playa, Manager at Co.Cos Culinary School & Catering, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Hola!! Thank you so much for your kind review. I'm glad you loved the class and the Chef! ;) The Chef is actually Coty, Barbara is our Online Sales Coordinator. But in the end we're all part of the same team, so the most important...More

Reviewed 25 May 2017

Chef Cody and her crew made a delicious birthday dinner for me and 9 friends. We had a great time, great good....delicious!

Thank Shane C
Management response:Responded 29 May 2017

Hi NF, thank you so much for your kind words. Happy to hear you enjoyed your birthday dinner!! We had a great time doing so!! Gracias y saludos, The Dream Team :) :)

Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Food was fabulous and in just right proportions. Chef and her two staff were accomplished, friendly and informative. Wish she cooked where I live!

1  Thank Trish B
Management response:Responded 25 May 2017

Thank you for your review! I am so happy to hear you enjoyed your meal. And would love to visit you at your place to cook for you, hahaha :) Saludos!!!

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Loved everything about this. The email communication leading up to the event was friendly, personalized and very informative (even sent instruction on how to get the venue for the cab driver). Learnt a lot about Mexican cuisine, lifestyle and even general cooking tips. The behind...More

Thank mandarin2809
CoCos_Playa, Owner at Co.Cos Culinary School & Catering, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Wow, thank you so much for your lovely review! Thank you for being so mindful about all of the crew being part of this experience. We love what we do, so I'm glad that shows. Very happy you had such a great time with us!...More

Reviewed 9 May 2017

Coty and her crew were entertaining and made us very welcome. It was like hanging out in a friends kitchen and she puts you to work helping with dinner. If you like to cook and or want to learn how, this is the place. I...More

Thank Pacmktg
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hola Maren :) Thank you so much for your nice review. We are honored you decided to visit us again and this time around even bringing your son. It was great having all of you with us and we for sure hope it won't be...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We went there as part of a team building excercise with our US sales team and their wives... an absolute success!! Very professional and thought out menus designed to make sure everybody could do the recipes in their home town. Chef Coty rocks! Super attitude...More

Thank Eugenio G
CoCos_Playa, Owner at Co.Cos Culinary School & Catering, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017
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Eugenio! Me encantó verte a ti, tu esposa y tu equipo cocinando en Co.Cos y que hayas visto lo que...More

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I travelled to Playa with my two adult girls and my husband suggested taking a cooking class as the weather was not cooperating. What a great idea, and to spend the afternoon with Coty and her crew made it a day to remember! The authentic...More

Thank Tracy L
Management response:Responded 1 May 2017

Hi Tracy, thank you so much for your kind words! It was great fun to have you and your daughters with us. Yeah, the worm salt is one to remember! :) Take care and see Hi to your daughters!!

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3 February 2017|
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Response from Sandra3San | Reviewed this property |
This isn't to far. About 30/40 minutes in a cab from Catalonia destination. This was the highlight of our holiday to this resort
4 January 2017|
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Response from Grace S | Reviewed this property |
I'm not much help here because I don't remember what we paid, but I'm thinking around $70 pp including wine or beer with lunch and the tequila tasting. Not sure about hotel pick up. We took a cab and the driver got lost, but... More