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Chefparade Cooking School

Pava utca 13 | District IX, Budapest 1094, Hungary
+36 20 316 1876
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Budapest Market Hall Tour and Cooking Class
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Chefparade Cooking School is contemporary cosmopolitan cooking studio where you can master the basics of Hungarian cooking in a fun and interactive atmosphere. Our hands-on courses give you the opportunity to cook and ask questions side-by-side with our Chefs. Learn about the basic ingredients and spices like paprika along with best cooking practices so that you’ll be able to regale your family and friends for a fantastic Hungarian dinner in your homecountry.The courses run in the late morning hours finishing with a lunch. Our classes are not only cooking classes, but you get the most information of Hungary and Budapest. People, traditions, moods, tastes, stories.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Pava utca 13 | District IX, Budapest 1094, Hungary
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+36 20 316 1876
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife had an incredible time at ChefParade’s cooking school in Budapest. Our chef and host Anna met us early in the morning for breakfast and a tour of the Central Market Hall, and then we were taxi’d to the school for a...More

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CookingBudapest, Vendégkapcsolati vezető at Chefparade Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Pierre, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review and for the kind words as well! We are glad that we were able to introduce you to the Hungarian gastronomy in a bit more depth, and that you had...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

We have done cooking classes in several countries during our travels and Chefparade Budapest was definitely the most fun. We started with the optional breakfast and tour of the Central Market and learned a lot about the history of this beautiful market as well as...More

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CookingBudapest, Guest Relations Manager at Chefparade Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Dear Sarah, Thank you for the review and for recommending us! It was lovely to have you, we are always glad when we are able to introduce our gastronomy and culture to our guest a bit more in depth, than what they might have experienced...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

My daughter and I joined Szilvi for a tour of the market and a 3-course cooking class. It was a fantastic (and delicious) way to learn about the Hungarian culture through food. Szilivi was a wealth of knowledge about Hungarian customs and cuisine. We had...More

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CookingBudapest, Vendégkapcsolati vezető at Chefparade Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Dear Ann, Thank you for the review and the kind words! We are really happy that you and your daughter had a fun time with us and that you have left with lovely memories and a full stomach! We believe that one of the best...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

I had a wonderful time in the cooking course with Szilvi and the Hungarian flavors. We met at the market for a nice tour. She bought several extra foods- asst pickles, strudel and other pastries. After a quick cab ride we began cooking. She was...More

Thank Barbara S
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CookingBudapest, Vendégkapcsolati vezető at Chefparade Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Dear Barbara, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, and for the kind words as well! I am glad you enjoyed the cooking and the tour as well, there is definitely a lot to taste the market hall! We are trying...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

We learnt how to make traditional Hungarian dishes and the experience was a lot of fun for my wife and I and our three teenage kids. Our hosts Szilvi and Geri were super friendly and made the whole experience very enjoyable. The only slight criticism...More

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CookingBudapest, Vendégkapcsolati vezető at Chefparade Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Dear Phil, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and for joining us for the course! I am glad to read that you had fun during the class and hope that you will put the recipes to the test at home!...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

This was a great class. We started out with a tour of the market, sampling the many different types of food available, learning about local cuisine and soaking in the sights and smells. Then we took taxis to the cooking school with our teacher/guide. Cooking...More

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CookingBudapest, Vendégkapcsolati vezető at Chefparade Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Dear Katie, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review and for the kind words as well! I am glad you have enjoyed the class and that we were able to give you an insight of the amazing Hungarian gastronomy!...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We had a lot of fun cooking together- and our food was so delicious! Our chef was Oliver- fun, friendly and a great host. I highly recommend this experience.

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CookingBudapest, Vendégkapcsolati vezető at Chefparade Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Hello! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a feedback! It is a great pleasure to read, that you had a fun time with us and enjoyed the exploring of the Hungarian gastronomy! Kindest regards!

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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Whilst visiting Budapest last winter we booked this cooking class to learn about Hungarian cuisine. We selected the market option, where we met our chef for the morning, Gerda. We were given a guided tour of the Grand Market and Gerda bought some of the...More

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CookingBudapest, Guest Relations Manager at Chefparade Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to leave us a feedback! We are really glad, that you had a nice experience with us! The market, which if you want to explore alone can be a bit overwhelming, but with a guide, like Gerda it...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Interesting for team building (...and cooking!!). Nice place, but only if you are ready to do so!! Eating what you are cookingMore

Thank Aris K
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CookingBudapest, Guest Relations Manager at Chefparade Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Dear Aris, We are glad to read that you and your company had fun with us! Our goal as a cooking school is to help team members/co-workers bond while working together to prepare a delicious dinner, that they can eat together at the end of...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

We did the class that included a market trip. This was definitely worth the extra time as the guide/chef explained Hungarian food and culture, we also got to taste alot of it as well! After that we then went off to the school to start...More

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CookingBudapest, Vendégkapcsolati vezető at Chefparade Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Hello there, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback! I am happy you had a nice experience with us, and we were able to introduce to our gastronomy and culture in an authentic way! I hope you will put the recipes...More

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Response from Michelle W | Reviewed this property |
Our chef, Anna did ask us a lot of questions to see if the menu she planned would be something we'd enjoy. If there is something in particular that you'd like to make you can always reach out to them before booking. Happy... More
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