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The Oriental Thai Cooking School

48 Oriental Ave,Bang Rak, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
+66 2 659 9000
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Fabulous experience!

This really was such a memorable experience. I am not a big fan of cooking but the teacher was so... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
angiekhorne
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Hua Hin, Thailand
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some very good hours were had - great experience.

i have done the oriental's cooking school on a number of occasions before, and i enjoyed it this... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2018
london_visitor_2010
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london
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The Oriental Thai Cooking SchoolFor over two decades, our renowned Thai Cooking School has taught thousands of people from all over the world the art of preparing fine Thai cuisine. All participants will learn how to create stunning Thai delicacies whilst gaining insights into the fascinating culture and traditions of Thailand. During your class, Chef Narain Kiattiyotcharoen will skilfully demonstrate the methods and steps of Thai cookery from ingredient preparation to cooking. Class participants will be encouraged to try grounding pastes, chopping up meat and vegetables, stir-frying, deep-frying and stewing food to create dishes of the highest quality and flavour. MENU HIGHLIGHTS• Yam Som-O / Pomelo Salad • Thawd Mun / Fish Cackes• Gaeng Garee Gai / Yellow Curry of Chicken• Gaeng Som Cha-ohm Thawd / Spicy Sour soup with Prawns & Acacia Leaves • Khanom Kork / Siamese Bakes Pudding
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“thai dishes” (3 reviews)
“market tour” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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48 Oriental Ave,Bang Rak, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
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+66 2 659 9000
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This really was such a memorable experience. I am not a big fan of cooking but the teacher was so full of passion and love for food, it was impossible not to get excited about cooking and experimenting with new flavours and textures. I would...More

Thank angiekhorne
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

i have done the oriental's cooking school on a number of occasions before, and i enjoyed it this time round as much as i enjoyed it before. instructor, team, food, the way the class was run, all super. one or two suggestions, if i may:...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Just finished the Oriental Thai Cooking School class and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. We made coconut pancakes, chicken coconut soup, Thai summer rolls with dip and Thai fried noodles (Phad Thai). Loved every dish! The instructor Narain did a wonderful job of explains each ingredient,...More

1  Thank RogerD272
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Chef was happy to accommodate my dietary needs and showed me some new ideas! I highly recommend this cooking school. They gave us some cute gifts of spices and bag. We ate what we prepared in the formal dining room overlooking the river. If we...More

Thank Bettina L
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

This is a once in a life time experience and had been on my "bucket list" for a while. This is a very hands on class and best be joined during the week when less people sign up. This means, you will get a chance...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We had a great time today! It's a hands on cooking class from 9am till 2pm. We went to the wet market nearby and then cooked our own food and they helped serve them to us in this nice Thai restaurant. It's just perfect! And...More

Thank Irene C
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

To be honest I found it very boring because you don't really get to do much of the cooking, except for a bit of chopping and stirring. For a beginner or someone who has not cooked Thai dishes before, this would be an ideal class....More

Thank stugs123
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Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

amazing experience great technique very professional i had bkkoed for one class but ended up doing 2 the introduction to ingredients plus hands on cooking experience is v helpful

1  Thank poonam m
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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

This was a wonderful experience! Loved the walk through the market. The instructor/chef and his assistants were wonderful. The menu was delicious. They take such good care of you. Then we enjoyed our delicious food in a beautiful dining room. This is well worth the...More

Thank 839stacies
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

The Mandarin Oriental Thai Cooking school is legendary ! It has been on my wish list to do for more than 30 years. I've probably been to Bangkok 15 times and for one reason or another I have never been able to do a class....More

Thank gforgerry
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Ronald G
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Response from yandy2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I can't answer the cost as ours was a gift. As far as transport I would not think it is included but the hotel would happily organise that for you I'm sure. I understand and that there are several different courses from... More
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