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Harvard Cookin' Girl

7441 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-5143
+1 858-888-3509
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Harvard Cookin' Girl: La Jolla's First and Best Cooking School. We not only teach weekly classes on ethnic cuisine, but we also specialize in kids' birthday parties, corporate team building events, girls' nights out, adults' birthday parties, supper clubs, one on one classes, kids' chef series, and so much more! Come expand your palette and ignite your senses at Harvard Cookin' Girl!
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7441 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-5143
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Learning to cook a paella with friends: what a hoot. The instructor Adriana was fantastic as was the leader, Bibi. The paella cooking process was explained in detail and everyone said they were going to buy paelleras to make it, including USNavy retired uppity ups...More

Thank Gonzalo B
LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Gonzalo- Thank you so much for being so appreciative and so fast in writing a great review. Thank you so much on behalf of myself and my crew. Thanks. Bibi

Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Chef Bibi Kasrai is gifted! She has the unique ability to blend dozens of different ingredients and create one harmonious flavor. This is what I aspire to be able to do one day. It was a blessing to meet her. The food was delicious; the...More

Thank Kmizumaki
LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Dear Ken- You have no idea how much i enjoyed my time with you and Masami. Reading this review brings tears of joy because I really bonded with you guys over the last 6 weeks of class. I am looking forward to see you soon.

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We discovered Thai food with Bibi. No better way than a home made diner cooked together with such enthusiasm! It was delicious and SO pleasant. Bon appétit

Thank Emilie D
LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Merci chere Emilie- It was truly a joy to have served your husband's company team building event first and then date night for the two of you. Thank you for the compliments coming from someone who has a great chef of a dad:)

Reviewed 14 March 2017

I recently gave my foodie hubby a Harvard Cookin' Girl gift certificate for a private couple's cooking lesson. After Bibi taught us to prepare our favorite Thai foods, my husband declared my Harvard Cookin' Girl gift certificate the "Best Gift Ever". What made it the...More

Thank 127sac52
LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Dear Steph- Thank you so much for your review. Am so happy you bought that gift that brought you to my life. It was truly my good luck and karma.

Reviewed 29 December 2016

I am not a cook, so when our large group of family-and-friends decided to take a cooking lesson at Harvard Cookin' Girl, I was skeptical. However, it turned out to be an amazing experience--and I learned a thing or two that I can use at...More

Thank Indigo M
LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2017

Hello Indigo:) I am so happy that this was a good experience for you. Watching you try the shrimps was the best part for me:) Come back soon. Bibi

Reviewed 23 December 2016

Our law firm had our holiday party here and the experience was wonderful! There was something very special and memorable about cooking dinner together as coworkers and enjoying it with each other afterwards! Everyone had so much fun and the environment was perfect for the...More

Thank elise606
LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2017

Dear Elise- Thank you so much for taking the time to review HCG. It was a pleasure to host your fun group. Come back soon.

Reviewed 21 December 2016

I have been few times and each time I not only leave with the taste of the most delicious food in my mouth, but leave with warm heart feeling good about the world. This is great place to learn about food, the art of cooking...More

Thank zghorishi
LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2016

Dear Zahra- Thank you for your generous review and am humbled that it comes from you because in my opinion, you and your husband are two of those people who make the world a better place for everyone. Every time you come you bring also...More

Reviewed 19 December 2016

My wife and I wanted to do something special for our eight year old granddaughter on her birthday, and thought a cooking class would be great fun for her. After doing a little research, we thought we might take her to Culinary Institute of America...More

Thank Jeffrey A
LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2016

Wow! Jeff and Linda- I don't know how to respond. I knew you were happy when you left but didn't know you are this happy:) What a delight you guys were and especially little Paige who actually knows a lot about cooking. Trust me more...More

Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I came to the cooking event as part of a business group. I came hesitantly because I thought a traditional restaurant would have been just fine. I was thoroughly pleasantly surprised by the experience. The food was excellent but more importantly the extremely friendly hostess...More

Thank FamilyOnVacati0n
LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2016

Will- Thank you very much for organizing "reluctantly" and participating "wholeheartedly" at the event. It was so much fun hosting your fully engaged group. I hope to be able to do your many more events to come. Thanks again.

Reviewed 9 September 2016

My son, Alex, attended two of Harvard Cookin Girl’s cooking camps this summer and loved them! He was exposed to a variety of recipes and was able to learn an array of cooking techniques. Bibi, and her staff, were patient with him and helped him...More

Thank William S
LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2016

and we loved Alex back and we expect him back at our next camp.

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Caroline L
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Response from LJHCG | Property representative |
Hi Caroline- I have birthdays for 3 yr olds and events for 94 yr old lady. camp starts at age 5....for private events or birthdays age doesn't matter. i hope i have answered your question and if not ping me.
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