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Arte Culinario by Mavi Graf

Open Now: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Open today: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
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Experience Vallarta in a completely new way

After hearing Mavi interviewed on the Puerto Vallarta Travel Show podcast, we wanted to check out... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Portland, Oregon
The Most Enjoyable Cooking Class Ever

We have had some wonderful cooking classes in several countries, but Mavi's class has been the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ray K
San Mateo, California
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Die-hard foodies & wine aficionados need apply! For those genuinely interested in the food & culture of Mexico. Private Cooking Classes w/local celebrity Chef Mavi Graf in the comfort of her home. Traditional or Contemporary Mexican cuisine: guided...more
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Calle Mastil # 2 | Marina Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta 48450, Mexico
+52 322 135 8570
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After hearing Mavi interviewed on the Puerto Vallarta Travel Show podcast, we wanted to check out the experience for ourselves when we were staying in a vacation rental in the Zona Romantica/Old Town over the week of Halloween/Dia de los Muertos. After a bit of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have had some wonderful cooking classes in several countries, but Mavi's class has been the best. Mavi provided a long list of both traditional and contemporary dishes to choose from and we got to select what we preferred. She took us to several of...More

Thank Ray K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mavi’s cooking class is an all day event that includes great cooking, of course, amazing food, of course, but also sight seeing, a local markets tour, tons of information about Mexican culture and Mexican food and its preparation, and a lot of fun and laughter....More

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first trip to Mexico, Pureto Vallarta, and cooking with Mavi! We will definitely return! Mavi's trip to the markets gives you such knowledge about the area, local customs, and of course the wonderful food! "Mi casa is su casa" is genuine for...More

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Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

This was a wonderful experience! Going to the markets was unique and very Mexican. Mavi is charming, knowledgeable and patient. Her house is full of beautiful art and colors. The food (which we participated in preparing) was fresh and delicious. Talking with her husband was...More

1  Thank JLPL23
Reviewed August 12, 2018

This was my 3rd visit to Chef Mavi, this time solo trip to PV. You are sent a menu to choose from in advance prior to your visit. My entire 4 course meal was made from scratch right in front of me. We met near...More

2  Thank glendasofly13
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Our second visit was even better than the first. We drive around town to the fish market, butcher,spice market etc. Go back to the house and cook delicious dishes. Great food/drink and conversation. We will go a third time

1  Thank chrisab1959
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Not only was the end product amazing but the experience of going shopping with Mavi was worth the price of the class. Being a local for only a year we are getting to know PV a little better each day. We learned some great places...More

Thank todd a
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Mavi's cooking class is much more than just a class, it is an experience in which she takes you through a food journey of Puerto Vallarta. You will get the real local's perspective. First she took us to her favorite markets to buy the food...More

Thank jberracasa
Reviewed July 19, 2018

For my mom’s 60th birthday, my brothers and I planned a surprise family trip to PV. One of the ‘surprise activities’ we had up our sleeves was a private birthday drinks & dinner event at our AirBnb with Chef Mavi. Without a doubt, it was...More

Thank Colleen C
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Myron T
February 10, 2017|
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Response from mavigraf | Property representative |
Hello, Yes we do! I was a vegetarian for 14 yrs, so I do know that Mexican Cooking is full of amazing dishes that you can enjoy!! It will be great to have you. We have a US number 419-949-4515, let us know!
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August 24, 2016|
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Response from Carie McReynold... P | Reviewed this property |
I saw the website didn't work but she is on FB -Arte Culinario Mavi Graff and also just Mavi Graff and looked like she is doing a big class event in Sept this yr. I'm traveling now but will be home on the 30th of Aug and can... More
Stephanie E
November 1, 2015|
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Response from P9620SVsarahm | Reviewed this property |
140 U.S. Dollars per person. That and more information is on her website and if you email her she will send you the potential menu choices.