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Old Taverna Sorrentina Cooking School

Via Fuoro 23, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
+39 333 610 1103
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An excellent afternoon!

The chef was humorous and clearly very passionate about Italian cuisine. We learnt a lot on the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mike R
Southampton, United Kingdom
via mobile
Such a fun experience!

We had an amazing experience at the cooking class! Chef William was very informative and gave us a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Queens, New York
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Would you like to cook just like an Italian chef? Are dreaming of cooking the fantastic dishes typical of the Mediteranian cuisine you sampled on your holiday? Thanks to the Old Taverna Sorrentina Cooking School these wonderful dishes won't hold any secrets for you.Chef Guglielmo Gargiulo offers different courses in his kitchen (situated the heart of the historical center of Sorrento) to enable you to learn how to cook like a real Italian chef. NOW COURSE Would you like to learn to make a true Italian ice cream? To be able to prepare numerous and tasty flavours in your own home? Thanks to our Cooking School at the Old Taverna Sorrentina, Italian ice cream will hold no secrets for you!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Via Fuoro 23, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
+39 333 610 1103
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The chef was humorous and clearly very passionate about Italian cuisine. We learnt a lot on the course - including not cooking with onion and garlic at the same time! The food produced was delicious and we will be experimenting with the recipes when back...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an amazing experience at the cooking class! Chef William was very informative and gave us a well-rounded education on Italian cuisine. He is fun, hysterical, and has some great tid bits of knowledge that he shared with us. The food turned out amazing...More

Thank mjean619
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had booked this as a Christmas present for my fiancé who enjoys cooking lots and home. It was long awaited and did not disappoint. Guigliamo ensured we all had a fantastic time and shared his knowledge with us. The school provided a notebook to...More

Thank Kirsty L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a private class for 10 of our family members ranging in age from 12yr to 70yr. Gugliemo and Maria made this an experience to remember forever! We took the 6 course cooking class and Gugliemo made sure that everyone had many opportunities to...More

Thank wahini333
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and partner had a great time taking part in the Italian cooking course with chef William and his wife Maria. It was an afternoon well spent and we have already recreated several of the recipes we were taught. Our class was very full with...More

Thank VLJ83
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Chef William Gargiulo and his lovely wife, Maria were fabulous teachers for our private cooking class. They worked with us to create a class structure that would work best for our family group including a unique time and menu. The age range of our group...More

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Small class size, great food, fun instructors. Gave detailed instructions and a notebook to write them in. We ate our finished meal on the terrace outside- it was delicious!

Thank Stephanie F
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We started with a mixup in the reservation. From there, eveything went better every minute. Arriving at 18:00 after confirming , we were not planned in their agenda. After a few minutes of thoughts the chef asked us to come for a private cooking lesson...More

Thank DanDanAmar
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

I can't comment on the school itself only to be very disappointed that after confirming a cooking class spot to make pizza with the whole family, including a credit card,we showed up to find out that there was a mix up and we were suppose...More

3  Thank Shari J
Reviewed 11 June 2017

My husband and I did a private cooking school course with Chef William. Not only did we have a good time, we have several good recipes that we are now using at home. In particular the Bolognese sauce and the chicken cacciatore very popular. Chef...More

Thank sherry l
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Questions & Answers
2 March 2017|
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Response from sun610 | Reviewed this property |
I did four days course last December, I just call the number the chef called William, he will arrange for you, the email was managed by his cousin, the response wasn't good, and there was kind of lack communication between... More
22 February 2017|
Response from sun610 | Reviewed this property |
Just call the number directly to arrange your trip, they speak English, I did the course in English
Kirsty L
17 December 2016|
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Response from sun610 | Reviewed this property |
You may just call them directly via phone, the chef's cousin manage the email, I didn't get reply neither, but once you called chef William, he will arrange it for you and you can send an email to confirm with him, he will... More