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Chef John Folse Culinary Institute

107 Gouaux Hall, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 70310-0001
+1 985-449-7100
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What an education

Their is so much to learn about food and this is the experience of one of a kind. The professional... read more

Reviewed 21 January 2015
Great People

What I liked most overall about Chef John Folse Culinary Institute was the fact that it was a... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2014
Jana B
Thibodaux, Louisiana
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21 Jan 2015
“What an education”
7 Jul 2014
“Great People”
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107 Gouaux Hall, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 70310-0001
+1 985-449-7100
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Reviewed 21 January 2015

Their is so much to learn about food and this is the experience of one of a kind. The professional hands on approach is unlike anything you will ever see. We ate at LaBistro where they teach students every aspeck of running a restaurant. If...More

Thank Carmelowner
Reviewed 7 July 2014

What I liked most overall about Chef John Folse Culinary Institute was the fact that it was a smaller community which created more inter-activeness between the people there.

Thank Jana B
Reviewed 24 October 2013

I really enjoyed my time at Chef John Folse Culinary institute. All of the staff was knowledgeable and the equipment is all newly renovated.

Thank Jameson M
Reviewed 14 August 2013

I absolutely love the campus. It is small and near my family so I really enjoy that. I cannot wait to graduate in a year because I know that everything I learned here will be able to be used in my future career.

Thank Timothy C
Reviewed 17 June 2013

I had a great time at Chef John Folse Culinary Institute! My time here was extremely helpful and I am very thankful for all that I learned and for the connections I made. Chef Randy made sure that I gained many connections after school for...More

1  Thank Ashley L
Reviewed 25 March 2013

I liked going here because you receive a higher education that will make your future. You get one on one time with the teachers because the classes are small and I liked all the teachers I had.

Thank Kendall R
Reviewed 11 December 2012

Chef John Folse Culinary Institute is constantly improving and teaching you everything you need to know to be successful in the industry. We used to make our own restaurant out of the classroom and had a high turn over rate every night we did that....More

1  Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 15 October 2012

I would recommend Chef John Folse Culinary Institute because upon completion you have an Associate's or Bachelor's degree, not just a certificate of completion. I would also recommend this facility because you have a small student to instructor ratio which allows more individual time with...More

1  Thank Randi R
Reviewed 29 January 2012

The John Folse Culinary Institute is a part of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana. If you want to be a chef, you can take classes here for an Associate's Degree or Bacherlor's Degree. It is one of about 70 degrees offered at the University....More

1  Thank RovingProfessor
Reviewed 22 December 2011

He is one of my favorite Chef's in Louisiana, I will say I am very picky but went to a work function at his establishment and I have never had bread pudding in my life (as I do not like wet bread) but my friend...More

Thank Tapestrys30
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