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Cinque Terre Cooking School

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Great Location and fun day!

We had a very enjoyable day cooking with Rusty at the Cinque Terre Cooking School. A great way to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
VelvetCannon
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Brisbane, Australia
Great Time Cooking

An absolutely great experience. Picked up at our hotel in Monterosso. Started with prosecco and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
RGT30076
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Atlanta, Georgia
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You will receive a warm welcome at The Cinque Terre Cooking School, these families have promoted authentic Ligurian Cooking for generations. Our school is set in a stunning location in Monterosso, Italy high on the mountainside! We offer much more...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Strada Provinciale 38, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
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+44 7469 936185
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Amazing views from this restaurant which over looks the village of Monterosso. Lively atmosphere as students watch demonstrations for cooking an Italian meal, the interact and prep their own meal. Chefs finish the cooking for the class while we interact with classmates and enjoy the...More

2  Thank markaybarncoo
Lucette D, Manager at Cinque Terre Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2016

Thank you for a wonderful review.. So pleased you enjoyed your day..It is so nice to see the appreciation not just for the lesson but for the beautiful surroundings where we have the school.. Being so close to nature just seems to enhance the whole...More

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We found the class very simple and basic esp for the money which we had paid. Whilst the translator and the sous chef were very nice and accommodating the restaurant owners were cold and uninterested. The class can accommodate 29 people, however there were only...More

3  Thank J K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very enjoyable day cooking with Rusty at the Cinque Terre Cooking School. A great way to spend the day up in the mountains making delicious Italian food and having it served to you at the end of the class.

1  Thank VelvetCannon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An absolutely great experience. Picked up at our hotel in Monterosso. Started with prosecco and wine. Ten people in the class. Each prepared their own dinners. The chef was excellent in helping us prepare our five course meal. The atmosphere was great. Everyone laughed a...More

1  Thank RGT30076
Lucette D, Manager at Cinque Terre Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind comments . We are so pleased you enjoyed your day with us. Comments like this make it all worthwhile. We strive to be the very best and appreciate the feedback from our guests. The team at The Cinque Terre Cooking...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

This was really a fun experience. We were picked up at our hotel in Monterosso by Jonathan. We stopped at the top of the hill and he pointed out attractions in the village. We were greeted on the porch of the hotel by Rusty our...More

1  Thank Sandy D
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed the cooking class in Monterosso for its location, adventure, and social aspects. The other people in the lass were fun and interesting, so it was a great time. I realize it’s hard to please so many people with individual tastes in food. Everything...More

1  Thank KittyMartini
Lucette D, Manager at Cinque Terre Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your review, we have taken on board all of your comments but whilst we can appreciate that you find gnocchi heavy and do not like so many flour based foods, this is typical Ligurian cuisine....More

Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

My fiancée and I took the pesto making class at the Cinque Terre cooking school. We learned how to make pesto the old school way with a mortar & pestle. We also made potato gnocchi from scratch. we absolutely loved it! The instructor was very...More

1  Thank Gino C
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended. A very enjoyable day, fun group atmosphere, friendly chef and staff. We made delicious gnocchi and Ligurian pesto amongst others. And they went out of their way to help us when we left something behind. Thanks very much.

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We decided to do the cooking school on a whim, as we saw the brochure in our hotel. We were delighted to experience a wonderful cooking lesson, learned to make stuffed vegetables, pesto from scratch, gnocchi, filleted and grilled sea bass, and pan dulce for...More

Thank SDworldtraveller
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Chef Rusty was a delight to learn from. The experience was fun, entertaining AND informative. Who knew filleting a fish was so easy :-). The remaining sweet bread made it back to the USA and was shared - along with the experience - with many....More

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Lucette D, Manager at Cinque Terre Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you for your kind words.. We are so pleased you enjoyed your cooking lesson with us... The pan dolce is such a good staple and delicious too.. Travels well and is good even a few days later! Hope you and have fun recreating the...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018

we were a group of 13, Rusty our Chef, guided us through a fun-filled, hands-on course of Ligurian cooking. we baked, cooked stuffed vegitables, learnt how ot make these wonderfull great gnocchi. It is a full day of cook and eat. recommended to every food...More

Thank mnaor
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

From first contact the CT cooking school team were helpful and accommodating. Picked up by Jonathan and driven up to the school with a photo stop and chat en route. Our chef was entertaining and informative. There was only 3 of us which made for...More

Thank Kerrie O
Lucette D, Manager at Cinque Terre Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words which are much appreciated by all of us here at The Cinque Terre Cooking School. We strive to be the very best and make sure that our guests all have a magical experience. Reviews like this make...More

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29 March 2018|
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Response from Lucette D | Property representative |
Hi Lesley, The cost for a lesson is 139 euros per person.. This includes a light breakfast on arrival, a four course lunch with wine water and cafe etc.. drinks throughout the lesson also, a souvenir cinque terre cookery... More
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3 June 2017|
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Response from Lucette D | Property representative |
Hi there, Yes we do.. Please go to our website and make a request. Thank you!
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CharlotteFlorida
18 September 2016|
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Response from Lucette D | Property representative |
Please can you go to our website and submit your enquiry.. You can click on the link form here. Grazie Mille
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