Cookery schools in North, South, East, West & Central London, Home Counties, UK & abroad, residential, weekend, holiday, day and evening courses for novice to gourmet chefs, experienced cooks and enthusiastic beginners. Basic essentials to advanced culinary training for chalet girls, seasonaires, students, keen amateurs & professionals, one to one, evening and group classes, team building and parties, cooking clubs, workshops and masterclasses, all styles and national foods. Seasonal classes - Christmas turkey, puddings and pies.
Divertimenti Cookery & Wine School London Divertimenti Cookery School is the place to learn about the culinary arts; from hands on masterclasses to experiencing Michelin-starred menus in a truly unique environment. Our School caters for amateurs, enthusiasts and accomplished cooks alike.
Brompton Road SW3 2EP t: 020 7486 8020
The Wine & Food Academy Wine and food courses in London. The Academy offer a range of courses in food and wine, comprising daytime and evening study, as well as one day and half-day workshops.
Clapham South SW12 9NT t: 020 8675 6172
Tante Marie Culinary Academy An international cookery school in Woking with courses for everyone. Training chefs for many years, it has a world wide reputation and welcomes students of all levels whether aiming to cook professionally or for fun.
Woking GU21 6HN t: 01483 726957
The Underground Cookery School Offer a fun and informal way of learning uncomplicated, delicious, contemporary cooking. All classes are suitable for beginners as well as more adventurous cooks.
St Mary's Church, Eldon Street EC2M 7LS t: 020 7426 2171
Fifteen A pioneering chef apprentice programme for 18 to 24 year olds set up by Jamie Oliver for young people, between the ages of 18 and 24, alongside the day-to-day running of the restaurant.
London N1 7LP t: 020 3375 1515
Angela Malik Asian cookery courses in West London. Learn to cook authentic asian food. Angela Malik school of food & wine.
Acton W3 6EG t: 020 8992 5011
Lamai Authentic Thai Cookery School The school aims to promote the art and science of Thai cuisine. Ideal for inexperienced cooks or for those wanting to broaden existing culinary skills. Courses are suitable for corporate days, hospitality and team building.
SE1 - Maida Vale - Crouch End t: 020 8347 8457
Billingsgate Seafood Training School Charitable company aimed at promoting the awareness of fish & to provide seafood preparation and professional cookery courses for young people, schoolchildren, the general public and those working in fishmongering, supermarkets, restaurants and hotels.
Billingsgate Fish Market E14 5ST t: 020 7517 3548
La Cucina Caldesi Cookery School The only Italian cookery school in Central London, learn to cook a celebration of dishes from every Italian region. Cooking taught by visiting celebrity chefs, food writers, wine experts, their own experienced staff, also in Bray & Gerrards Cross.
Marylebone W1U 2DG t: 020 7487 0750
Virtual College Ltd Online food hygiene training from Virtual College. Over 30,000 food hygiene learners trained in catering, retail, manufacturing. The course takes around two and a half hours and a high quality certificate is despatched on successful completion.
Nationwide t: 01943 605976
Swinton Park Rosemary Shrager, the celebrated TV chef, runs her programme of day and residential courses throughout the year at Swinton Park, a luxury castle hotel in North Yorkshire.
Ripon, North Yorks HG4 4JH t: 01765 680900
Anjula Devi Authentic Indian Food Anjula offers authentic Indian and vegetarian Indian cooking lessons, half day or full day sessions, one to one or in groups of 2, 3, 4. All levels of ability from beginners to experienced. Lessons in Hampton or in your own home.
Hampton, Middx TW12 2FB m: 07815 551987
Roving Chef The Roving Chef caters for dinner parties in your own home. Hayley Edwards travels across London offering a wonderful selection of menus tailored to your requirements. She offers home based & one off lessons & supplies London cake shops.
London m: 07768 901 550
Blue Elephant Fully equipped facilities offering the chance to practicing Thai Cuisine. Commence with a visit to the morning market, select and buy Thai ingredients for your personal cooking lesson.
Bangkok t: 00662 673 93 53
Foodat52 Central London cookery classes include Flavours of Italy, Thailand, Authentic Moroccan, Italian Vegetarian, Fish & Seafood, Spanish, Southern Indian, Lebanese.
London m: 07814 027067
The Bertinet Kitchen Purpose built cookery school that opened in September 2005 in the centre of beautiful and historic Bath. Offers a range of relaxed and fun courses for food lovers of all abilities.
Bath t: 01225 445531
Leiths School of Food and Wine Leading London cookery school with an international reputation offers courses for professional & amateur cooks. Teaches classic & creative cookery in a dedicated, friendly atmosphere. Students gain the skills & confidence to be a culinary success.
London W12 9RT t: 020 8749 6400
The Art of Hospitality Cookery department of St James Schools in Hammersmith West London. Corporate team building events, practical classes for adults survive & thrive Duke of Edinburgh skills, post GCSE courses, tailor made classes, parties for all ages.
Hammersmith W14 8SH m: 07747 864667
Rosie Davies The very best in vocational cookery schools. Hands on 4 week residential practical & core culinary technique cookery courses in Somerset for people passionate about cooking. Specialist yachting & ski industry cooking tips for chalets & boats.
Frome, Somerset BA11 4NP t: 01373 836210
Italian Secrets The UK's first corporate cookery centre which offers a day's delicious combination of Italian cooking and relaxation as well as the opportunity to learn a new skill.
London SW18 1SL t: 020 88714888
Stirrin'Stuff Campaign in Scotland and across the UK to teach children practical food preparation. Gives active skill, discriminating tongues, family bonds, healthy diets. Interactive cookery demonstrations in youth clubs, schools, special needs groups, shows.
t: 01575 530353
The Cooking Academy Learn how to cook your favourite world foods with an expert and passionate chef NW of London. Small hands on classes in Indian, Thai, Sushi, British & European classic & vegetarian master classes for all ages and abilities.
Rickmansworth WD3 1JR t: 0845 567 0022
Ballymaloe Cookery School The only cookery school in the world located in the middle of its own 100-acre organic farm in Ireland. Over 30 short courses, 12 week certificate courses and afternoon demonstrations. Recognised as one of the leading cookery schools in Europe.
Co. Cork, Ireland t: + 353 21 4646785
Braxted Park Cookery School Braxted Park Cookery School hosts a diverse range of cookery courses to suit all abilities. All courses are taught by award-winning chefs, in a beautiful location in the Essex countryside.
Essex CM8 3EN t: 01621 890300
Natives UK Chalet Cookery Courses For winter chalet staff. Taught by current season workers, tips to help run a chalet effectively, cooking skills for large numbers, low student to staff ratio, excellent value, guaranteed job.
Effingham, Surrey t: 08700 463355
Walnut Grove Cooking Vacation Top chefs, gourmet cooking, luxury accommodation, set in France. Cooking Classes in the beautiful Loire Valley in a supportive, relaxed & fun atmosphere.
France t: 0033 (0) 2 43 98 50 02
Ginger Jar Home cookery classes. Cook your favourite dishes, gain confidence dealing with ingredients such as fish or unusual spices. Organise a home cookery class, invite friends round & book a group class that culminates in a dinner party.
London SE10 9XA t: 020 8858 2132
La Cucina Caldesi The Italian cooking school in Central London. Classes for individuals or tailor-made for corporate or private function, childrens parties, celebrations or team building.
Marylebone W1U 2QF t: 020 7487 0750
Cascina Papaveri The Poppy Farmhouse Agriturismo Cascina Papaveri, the Poppy Warehouse, offers guests the possibility of taking both Pilates & Italian cooking courses in a unique double activity vacation. Italian culinary experiences under the guidance of local chef Gino Minacapilli.
D’Asti, Italy t: +390 141 962 044
Raymond Blanc Cookery School One, two or four days at the school will nurture your natural love of food and provide you with the skills you need to translate this love into beautiful and imaginative cuisine.
Oxford OX44 7PD t: 01844 278881
Chef's Compliments Improve your cooking skills in the comfort of your own kitchen with your very own professional chef. The chefs at Chef's Compliments each have their own specialities and will tailor your private lesson to your exact requirements. Gift vouchers available.
London m: 07507 860682
Fat Hen Fat Hen offers a range of wild food foraging, cooking & feasting courses & events set in West Cornwall.
Penzance, Cornwall TR19 6E t: 01736 810156
Splat Cooking workshops for adults and kids, cooking parties, bespoke & design service, cooking kits and accessories.
Woodmansterne, Surrey - Waterlooville, Hampshire t: 0870 766 8290
Roving Chef London cookery lessons in your own home, simple, uncomplicated, healthy, sometimes a little wicked! Flexible times, days, evenings, weekends for beginner & intermediate cooks. Caters for dinner parties, supplies London cake shops, writes for magazines.
London m: 07768 901 550
Daylesford Organic The Cookery School Relaxed environment in Gloucestershire where you gain the confidence to cook healthy organic dishes. Artisan dairy course, bread making, pastry course, butchery & cooking: head to tail, holistic cookery, field to fork, fish & shellfish, dinner parties.
Daylesford, Gloucestershire GL56 0YG t: 01608 731700
Gourmet On Tour Provide over 80 culinary and wine-appreciation adventures and holidays in 11 countries: Italy, France, UK, Ireland, Spain, Greece, USA, Australia, Indonesia, Singapore and Thailand. Corporate team building & executive escapes.
Old Brompton Road SW7 3SS t: 020 7871 0848
Snowcrazy Ultimate Chalet Host Cookery Course The Ultimate Chalet Host Cookery Course is an affordable one week hands on course in France that teaches everything you need to know about running a successful chalet with style and the minimum of fuss.
La Rosiere, France t: 0845 260 2910
Tucci's Kitchen Reading cookery school teaches the authentic Italian way! Courses range from pizza & pasta to a 3 course Italian dinner & decadent deserts class. Canape master class & wine pairing, Italian deserts class.
Reading RG30 4XL t: 0118 954 1229
Hashi Japanese cookery classes and courses, catering, dinner parties and canapes.
Wimbledon SW19 7HN t: 020 8944 1918
Apicius - The Culinary Institute of Florence Italian Cookery courses in Florence. Wide selection of skills and culinary programmes for the beginner and for more experienced students wishing to develop and optimise their culinary careers. Courses in English and Italian.
Florence, Italy t: 0039 055 2658135
Coldsmoking Courses A one day practical hands on introduction to coldsmoking. Covering the basic theory. How to make and use a cold smoker, sourcing wood, brining & salting, health & safety, producing smoke and coldsmoking food.
Milton Keynes m: 07920 291049
Wholefood Cooking Workshops Explore wholefood cooking in North West London. Learn about ingredients for wellbeing & discover wonderful new recipes. During each lunchtime or evening workshop & course you'll cook & enjoy a delicious, nourishing three course, wholefoods meal.
Golders Green NW8 9EB m: 07957 313 187
Sushi Queen Private Sushi & Japanese cooking classes in London. Sashimi tuition, Teppanyaki classes, group Sushi classes, master classes, Sushi making parties & workshops, corporate & team building sessions, kids sushi classes, hen nights. Home tuition at any time.
London m: 07727 684677
On Cookery School On's Head Chef and baking professor Loretta Liu knows her macarons inside and out she runs two and half hour Macaron Magic classes in London for small groups.
London SW4 0HF m: 07789 818477
Well Seasoned Chalet Cookery Course Prepare and present excellent quality food suitable for guests returning from a hard day on the slopes. The course takes place in the famous winter ski resort of Tignes, also a thriving summer alpine resort. Time for skiing, boarding & much more.
Le Cordon Bleu One of the world wide leaders in culinary and hospitality education.
Marylebone Lane W1U 2HH t: 020 7935 3503
The Wyld Cookery School Whether you want to sharpen your skills, learn the latest methods or get the foundations right, they provide fun hands-on cooking classes for everyone from essentials to advanced, one day & evening classes, cooking club, seasonaire & full stack.
Wandsworth Town SW18 1SL m: 07955 108904
Recipease Jamie Oliver's food and kitchen shop in Clapham Junction where anyone can learn to cook and make great food.
Battersea SW11 1PR t: 020 3006 0001
Padstow Seafood School Rick Stein's Padstow, Cornwall cookery school offers a variety of one-day and residential courses designed to cover every aspect of seafood cookery.
Padstow PL28 8BY t: 01841 532700
L'atelier des Chefs Christmas classes. Get into the Christmas spirit & learn how to rustle up a fabulous easy Christmas menu. Classes from 30 minutes to 2 hrs, prepare for festive entertaining or a great Xmas lunch to surprise your family!
Wigmore Street W1U 1PH t: 020 7499 6580