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Basil Cookery School

Open Now: 8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
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Fantastic time

We were picked up from the hotel by the friendly Film who was to be our guide for the day. Film... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
St Helens, United Kingdom
Morning cooking class

We had a really fun day with Basil cooking school. Everything was organised perfectly, the kitchen... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cornwall, United Kingdom
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At Basil Cookery School, you get to do all the cooking. Don’t worry, even if you have never done a cooking class before, we make Thai cooking easy.Unlike other cookery schools that held 10-20 people per one class we limit our class to only 1-6...more
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22/4, Soi 5, Siri Mangkalajarn Rd. | Suthep, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
+66 83 320 7693
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were picked up from the hotel by the friendly Film who was to be our guide for the day. Film was full of fun, friendly and so helpful, especially when my spring roll did not roll! Go on this trip the food you cool...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank pompeyjaxliv
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a really fun day with Basil cooking school. Everything was organised perfectly, the kitchen was clean and the meals delicious. Don't have breakfast before you go!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hannahfitchgoodwin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment we were picked up from our hotel, we knew it was going to be a good day. We were given a small piece of paper and told to select 6 dishes that we would like to prepare throughout the day. After picking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank georgia_1908
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve lived in Thailand all year and have yet to take a cooking class and finally got the chance to this last visit to Chiang Mai. After searching through top lists of Chiang Mai cooking schools, my friends and I decided on this one because...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank katriyaclaire
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We absolutely loved the class. Max 8 participants but we were only 5. Film, the cook, is very sweet and enthusiastic (and not unimportant: very good english). We started with a short trip to the market where she thought us the difference between some of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lynnmelse
Reviewed 3 November 2018

I rarely write reviews unless something is so memorable it stops me in my tracks and I'm still thinking about it days later. The cooking class at Basil Cookery School run by the teacher Film is just that. A FANTASTIC experience that has stuck in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RickyN654
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Very small class, lots of individual attention and a great teacher. Very knowledgeable and friendly. We had a blast!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JayP1946
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

This cooking class was perfectly organized. We first went to the market with our guide/chef who was kind, sweet, funny and very knowledgeable. She also made it easy for my girlfriend to switch for vegetarian versions. No need to be particularly good at cooking to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Marcelllo2001
Reviewed 23 October 2018

I had a wonderful day cooking some delicious Thai food. Film was an excellent teacher and really taught us about ingredients and traditional cooking techniques. I did the class with my daughter (8) who they allowed to join me at a cooking station for no...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jaime P
Reviewed 11 October 2018

This is the second Thai cooking class we’ve been to. It was great. It was a small group with plenty of hands-on cooking. The instructor was there all the time. She was informative, knowledgeable and was always happy to answer questions. Her English was also...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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18 February 2017|
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Response from basilcookery s | Property representative |
The morning have a break time in between cooking but evening no break time that the only difference Tom
26 May 2016|
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Response from basilcookery s | Property representative |
Hi November is high season so you should make a reservation a few week before if possible. We do have a class on Loy Krathong Festival no worries. Anymore information please do not hesitate to contact us.