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The Red Orchid

44/3 Thedsaban 2, Pai 58130, Thailand
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“fried rice” (2 reviews)
“pad thai” (3 reviews)
“local market” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
44/3 Thedsaban 2, Pai 58130, Thailand
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing time with Dao. Cooked 5 dishes of our choice and have all the recipes to take home. She's really enthusiastic and makes you having a nice time. However, 5 dishes is a lot.. you're allowed to either take away or bring...More

Thank floortjemm
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Cooking 5 dishes in a half a day is pretty tough going as you have to eat them! Doa let group take home but still felt too many dishes in one session. Went to market to select food that was interesting. Course started at 3...More

Thank bbosyer
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

My high expectations were let down by lack of leadership and over promise. The host herself was a lovely lady. She came to my hotel the day before to discuss the menu and I excitedly picked 5 dishes to cook. I paid 600 tbh for...More

Thank Samantha S
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Me and two girlfriends are backpacking around Thailand and wanted to try out a cooking class while in northern Thailand. We were directed to red orchid in Pai. We had the most wonderful experience! Our teacher took us to the market with her and we...More

Thank MeganGrbavac
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Red Orchid was reco'd by my hostel (Darling House), and was such an excellent experience and unbeatable flavors. We went in the morning to the market, where the owner explained all the ingredients and even bought all of us smoothies on the walk back. We...More

Thank Zach B
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Come across this cooking school and a class was starting just a few minutes later. It was only 4 of us and nice to have so few in the class. We were taken to the market to buy ingredients and the women teaching explained each...More

Thank Teg1302
Reviewed 8 December 2015

I had already done a cooking class in Chiang Mai with Thai Farm a few years before, but I was in Pai and wanted to do another class. The Red Orchid is a bit less glossy and well-organized than an established school in Chiang Mai,...More

Thank Emilyartichok3
Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

Dao was ABSOLTELY wonderful! This is a late post but my boyfriend and I spent a month in Pai and did a cooking course with Dao. She allowed us plenty of flexibility in our course and we did it over 5 days instead. We even...More

1  Thank Sevasti17
Reviewed 5 June 2014 via mobile

The atmosphere is homely and welcoming, a trip to the local market where you're talked through all the ingredients and how they should be used/chosen. Then into the open kitchen that is situated in their home. Very friendly and attentive staff who help you produce...More

Thank Will A
Reviewed 21 May 2014 via mobile

Cause it was low season it was only the two of us so we had a lot of time, could pick our starting time and didnt feel rushed at all. All the ingredients were explained to us, though i would have loved some more talk...More

1  Thank ria_drenk
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  • Address: 44/3 Thedsaban 2, Pai 58130, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Mae Hong Son Province  >  Pai
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