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Green Bamboo Cooking School & Cafe

21 Truong Minh Hung, Cam An, Hoi An, Vietnam
+84 90 581 56 00
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Community cooking at its best

We loved the way Van allowed us to choose our own dishes and share with others. The manner in which... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
SAW1963
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Bloomington, Indiana
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Great cooking class

Learnt how to cook a great many dishes on this wonderful day. Van was a knowledgeable teacher and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mazda172018
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Ko Samui, Thailand
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“recipe book” (95 reviews)
“cooking school” (150 reviews)
“cooking class” (341 reviews)
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21 Truong Minh Hung, Cam An, Hoi An, Vietnam
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We loved the way Van allowed us to choose our own dishes and share with others. The manner in which the class was conducted allowed us to observe, participate, and taste many dishes. Van is excellent. Very satisfied and would recommend highly. Plus enjoyed several...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Learnt how to cook a great many dishes on this wonderful day. Van was a knowledgeable teacher and demonstrated many different cooking techniques. Would recommend this cooking class. Can’t wait to get home to try some dishes. Everyone received a recipe book to take with...More

Thank mazda172018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Van is amazing - she remembered all of our group and our intended dishes on first introduction and shopped in the market without any notes. Starting with the markets was an eye opener and gave much more understanding of how the Vietnamese shop and cook...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great experience, highly recommended! After picked up from our hotel, we began with a tour at the market in which Van, the instructor, explained all about local cuisine and products, in fluent English. Stopped for a coffee at a small local coffee shop, and then...More

Thank Idan A
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Learning to cook is always interesting, going to the market in another country can be fascinating but spending the day with Van is something else. She’s a really great hostess: intelligent, fun and of course a great cook and juggler of ingredients and people.

Thank catherine266
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a major highlight of our trip to Vietnam. Firstly we had a great experience in the markets buying our food. It was good to be there with a purpose and with a local. Then came our cooking class which was fantastic. Right from...More

Thank donaldritchie
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Van is a knowledgeable, warm and hilarious host. She made her cooking class an enjoyable experience. In the morning, she showed us around the market in Hoi An where we bought the ingredients needed to cook our meals. After taking some time to unwind and...More

Thank Elana F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have taken cooking classes all over the world and this was hands down the best one I have ever taken. Van is an incredible instructor and pleasure to learn from. Unlike most schools fixed menu, Each student picks a dish from 50+ items and...More

Thank TheJoshSeattle
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an interesting and well organized dive to the secrets of vietnamese food. Van is a great teacher and the atmosphere in her kitchen was relaxed and fun. Learned a lot of ingredients and ways of cooking. I warmly recommed this course during your...More

Thank Tasteexplorer54
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic day with ms. Van. All dishes are made one by one so you wont miss a thing. Nice to walk around the market and buy your ingredients. Recommended class!

Thank Mathias P
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JodNGary
29 November 2017|
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Response from AmyInMexico16 | Reviewed this property |
I had a similar issue, if you have facebook message Van on there!
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Larry C
18 September 2017|
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Response from Bob C | Reviewed this property |
They have a long list of available dishes on their website. Just note, a big part of the experience is tasting all the dishes and each participant selects their own. Also, you get a really nice tour in the market where beef... More
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