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Samui Institute of Thai Culinary Arts

46/6 Moo 3, Chaweng Beach, Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
+66 77 413 172
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Went in a little apprehensive as to what I was spending my holiday money on but once I got my apron... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anton E
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Whenever I go on holidays I love to take a cooking class to experience the local cuisine and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sharon S
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“from scratch” (23 reviews)
“recipe book” (20 reviews)
“thai food” (24 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
46/6 Moo 3, Chaweng Beach, Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
+66 77 413 172
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went in a little apprehensive as to what I was spending my holiday money on but once I got my apron on, I knew !!!! I was now a student chef !!! Em showed us all the ingredients, where to find them, how to prep...More

1  Thank Anton E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever I go on holidays I love to take a cooking class to experience the local cuisine and especially to learn new recipes as I love to cook. I had already taken another cooking class earlier in the week but must say that this was...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My first cooking class ever and it was far beyond my expectations. I believe their organization, coordination and efficiency was key to the success of the class. There was a preparation and cooking station for each individual person and the class included instructions, explanations, stories,...More

Thank toojaysjj
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Almost didn't go based on the previous reviews- this place is well and truly open for business! We stuck our heads in an hour before a class was due to start, ended up having a lunch made for us while we were waiting it was...More

2  Thank Darren H
Reviewed 28 September 2017

There was only 3 of us in the cooking class so was really personal. Our instructor was very knowledgable on Thai ingredients, being able to give a lesson on these during the preparation process. Would definitely do it again. As far finished the lesson eating...More

1  Thank Landoj
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We completed the penang cooking class in a room of 9 people. The chef and her team were attentive, provided excellent instruction and we prepared an amazing meal! We will be back for more.

Thank Kdardha
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

SITCA is a fantastic place to learn to cook real Thai food. We got lucky and it was only us two so it felt like a really personal one on one cooking class. The kitchen was clean and the food delicious. I picked up some...More

1  Thank TravellerDave18
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

The top agenda of the holiday was to do a crash course in Thai cooking and we had made no booking till we arrived in Koh Samui last evening. This morning we made a call to SITCA and to our luck we were accommodated at...More

2  Thank Erin P
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

We had a great experience at SITCA. The chef gave us a lot of insights to Thai cuisine, above and beyond what we expected. My husband cut his finger during the class and they were very helpful in dressing his cut, even giving us extra...More

1  Thank JeanneSam
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Booked this through buffalo tours. It was such a great experience and I would recommend anyone who wants an informative and fun cooking class to come here. The head chef explained everything so well. We went through preparation and cooking techniques and she taught me...More

1  Thank Bec D
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Beth R
22 August 2016|
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Response from Paul_Brentwood7 | Reviewed this property |
When we did the course it cost 3700 baht for 2 people. We did 1 afternoon session.
22 January 2015|
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Response from Bernadette G | Reviewed this property |
You can book from the Hotel you stay at or you can book on line direct to Samui Institute of Thai culinary