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Ella Spice Garden

Main Street, Ella, Sri Lanka, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
+94 75 236 3636
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Fun and delicious cooking couese

We had an awesome experience being taught how to cook by Chandikkah. He is engaging, informative... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Eddie D
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Nice cooking class

We took part in the cooking class organized by the Ella Spice Garden. It is not that kind of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MalgoLi
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (38 reviews)
“cooking class” (101 reviews)
“garlic curry” (16 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Main Street, Ella, Sri Lanka, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
CONTACT
+94 75 236 3636

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an awesome experience being taught how to cook by Chandikkah. He is engaging, informative and has a fantastic sense of humour. Highly recommend this to anyone coming through Ella

Thank Eddie D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took part in the cooking class organized by the Ella Spice Garden. It is not that kind of cooking class that you encounter in Thailand or Vietnam, but rather a demonstration in the family's home. However, it was a very nice and authentic experience....More

Thank MalgoLi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we were in august overthere. the place is peaceful but the owners are making business there and that is not good for tourists. thez will offer to you all their products which are extremely expensive...

2  Thank Ria H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I did the cooking class with Chandika, he's just great! Hes a lot of fun and informative. It's always interesting to see experts in the action. The food in the end was really good too and overall it was a really nice...More

2  Thank DRV66
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner had been researching where to do a cooking class in Sri Lanka ever since we got here and Ella spice garden was one of the top 5 things to do in "Ella" so we waited until we reached Ella to do...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chandika provided a fantastic blend of knowledge, skills, wit and humour. The three hours passed in a flash except for a growing anticipatory hunger and when we finally settled down to dinner, it was hard to believe that we had had a hand in creating...More

1  Thank Adam C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Chandika is an excellent teacher! He had very good English and kept the class fun and interactive. The spice garden itself could use some work. Otherwise we learnt how to make two curries, dhal, sampol and rice. We were a total of 8 with good...More

Thank Tara G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an experience! The cooking class costs 2500rupees each but well worth it! The host is a very funny 20 something year old. He is very informative and knows his way around a kitchen. The class is hands on and really fun! We made garlic...More

Thank Maayan G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Attended an evening cooking school - and was extremely glad we did! Our group enjoyed a wander through the garden before we began cooking under the excellent guidance of our host. A discussion about the different spices used in Sri Lankan cooking was an excellent...More

Thank Hannah W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to spice garden after reading the reviews in trip advisor. I asked to book a place for the evening cooking class but i was told that the class of the next day was full already. So I asked to book a place for...More

1  Thank Magi S
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shaymala
11 February 2018|
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Response from CopperDi | Reviewed this property |
can't locate number sorry. classes 11 am thou could start at 11;30 and evening 5ish. we were there 11-2;30 (class and dining). worth it!
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TheTraveller114
21 October 2017|
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Response from CopperDi | Reviewed this property |
cooking class with dining. 2500 SR per person
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TheTraveller114
21 October 2017|
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Response from Elyse D | Reviewed this property |
2500 rupees and you need to book and also pay in advance :). I paid in the morning for the evening class, however this was during the off season so even better to book a day or so in advance if you can :).
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