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Athens 4-Hour Cooking Class with Central Market Visit provided by The Greek Kitchen

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Athens 4-Hour Cooking Class with Central Market Visit

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
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  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
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Updated 20-06-24 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Athens 4-Hour Cooking Class with Central Market Visit
To work with the new measures set out by the government of Greece we have reduced class sizes and will provide all traveller with the necessary gloves, facemasks and hand sanitizer to use while with us.
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Updated 20-06-24 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Get more out of your time in Athens by learning how to make local Greek specialties during a hands-on cooking class. Begin the experience with a tour of Athens’ Central Food Market, and learn about the best local produce and eating spots. The class includes multiple dishes, using fresh seasonal ingredients, and best of all, you get to eat your creations at the end.
Highlights
  • Save time and combine a market tour with a Greek cooking class
  • Find out interesting facts about Greek’s culinary history
  • A small-group tour means better access to the teacher for questions
  • Eat everything you prepare with a glass of wine included
Important Information
Departure Point
The Greek Kitchen, Athinas 36, Athina 105 51, Greece
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • A walk through the market with the cook
  • All ingredients
  • Water, a serving of wine/beer/soft drinks and a shot of local liquor
  • Recipes to create the dishes at home
Exclusions
  • Hotel pick up and drop off. Can be arrange with at least 12 hours notice
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • There is 30 minutes of walking on the market walk so please wear comfortable footwear and clothing that is weather-appropriate.
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Gareth D wrote a review Oct. 10
Barnsley, United Kingdom14 contributions5 helpful votes
Myself and my wife were lucky enough to have Thanos all to ourselves for the afternoon ;¬] showing us how to cook authentic Greek cuisine. It was great fun, he was very friendly and interactive, the food tasted amazing, but best of all we had leftovers to devour when the drunken
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Response from stephencanseeyou, Owner at Athens 4-Hour Cooking Class with Central Market Visit
Responded 1 week ago
Thanks for taking time to leave this wonderful review! We are so happy that you had a great time with Thanos, we think he's fab too!
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Josh M wrote a review Sep. 2020
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We were taught recipes and the stories behind them. The walk around the market was informative and eye opening, Thanos was such a great guy, we had a lot of fun and a lot of delicious food. Arrive hungry!
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Response from Travel14209160366, Owner at Athens 4-Hour Cooking Class with Central Market Visit
Responded Sep. 15, 2020
Arrive hungry is a very good piece of advice! Thank you for this excellent review, we're so happy that you had a great time with Thanos, we love him!
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AA_LCV wrote a review Sep. 2020
Leeds, United Kingdom16 contributions10 helpful votes
We booked couple tours before, but this one was definately the best one! Vasia was very organized and knowledgeable about Greek cuisine. We had a tour in the market, which was quick but very imformative. After that we came back to Greek Kitchen and start cooking. The atmosphere
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Response from Travel14209160366, Owner at Athens 4-Hour Cooking Class with Central Market Visit
Responded Sep. 15, 2020
Hello friends! Thank you for this really wonderful review! We are so happy that you had a great time with Vasia and Sonia, it's the team here that really make the experience the good one that it is! We would love to welcome you here again for more cooking classes! Thank you!
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Alex K wrote a review Sep. 2020
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This was my first ever cooking class, so I didn't know what to expect. However, I thoroughly enjoyed it, the teacher made it fun and humorous and gave us some really excellent tips. She was patient and knowledgable - highly highly recommended!
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Response from Travel14209160366, Owner at Athens 4-Hour Cooking Class with Central Market Visit
Responded Sep. 13, 2020
Thanks so much for leaving us this fab review! We're so pleased that your first cooking class was a good one!!
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Angus C wrote a review Sep. 2020
United Kingdom1 contribution
Our chef and guide is very friendly and helpful. A short tour around the central market and bought some ingredients. She showed us different things and areas of the market.The cooking instructions back in the kitchen are clear. The vibe is good and chill. We learned to cook some
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Response from Travel14209160366, Owner at Athens 4-Hour Cooking Class with Central Market Visit
Responded Sep. 14, 2020
Thank you for leaving us this great review! It's great to hear that you had such a nice, relaxing time with our cooks! It's exactly the vibe we wanted to create here!
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KatyPreston
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Such good food and laughs along the way!
Had a fab cookery lesson, great food and menu. Loved having a walk around the market first and also enjoying a glas
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velkovae
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Amazing experience!
I had such an amazing time learning how to prepare some of the most famous Greek dishes. Sonia was our trusted teac
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llheim
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Fun and Educational Cooking Class
There were 8 people in the class and the classroom easily accommodated all of us. Our instructor, Vasia, has a dry
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Thenewyorkerrr
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Greek cooking lesson
This class was fun. I learned how to bake two 3 dishes. The classroom is pretty & spacious. The food came out great
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Q5913YEmichellem
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Fabulous and fun cooking class
I had a great time at The Greek Kitchen during my cooking class. Vasia was an excellent teacher and the food turned
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tanyabA9465FR
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Onions
Enjoyed our cooking class so much. Lots of firsthand instructions. Great recipes and delicious results.
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124soniak
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New way to experience Athens
We had a fun time with Thanasi. Walking through the shops and stopping at his favorite ones gave as a perspective o
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Greecetravels123
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Wonderful Class!
I had a wonderful time baking under Despoina’s guidance. I learned a lot, had fun, and walked away with some delici
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Talon973
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Great Tour and Great Food
We decided to do our own thing in Athens instead of taking a shore excursion from our cruise ship, so we booked the
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JAStravel18
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Highlight of our trip!
Wow! There are a lot of "food tours" out there, but this one was so much better than I could have hoped for. We tas
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StHR
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How to have fun without even trying
I love baking, so this was always going to be a highlight of my trip to Athens. 4 hours of cooking might seem like
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MartinS805
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Such fun!!!
My wife and I joined the 3pm session one day and it was great fun! Our leader and teacher was a lovely and knowledg
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BestRegardsFromFar
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An absolute must!
We spent one wonderful morning with our cook Vasia who took us to the central market of Athens where she showed us
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Vanessa M
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Authentic local meals and experience!
As we only had limited time in Athens, we wanted to ensure we had an authentic experience and got to know the local
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Robertredwoods
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Perfect second day in Athens
I had never been on a food tour before. I really enjoyed it. My wife and I got a tour from Thanasis. He was reall
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Key Details
  • The Greek Kitchen, Central Market Athens
  • Duration: 4h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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