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Father’s Day BBQ classes and family BBQ

Great day and lots of fun. We prepared and then BBQ'd the food under expert tuition, and then all... read more

Reviewed August 1, 2018
sargentddg
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Dublin, Ireland
Great fun & food!

I recently visited with a group of friends for a hen party and we all really enjoyed it. John... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2018
strazza
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Cork
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Howth Castle Cookery School is set in the original Georgian kitchen of the magnificent Howth Castle which is located in the picturesque village of Howth. Howth is a fishing village 16 Km from the city center with breathtaking scenery on our...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Howth Castle, Howth, Ireland
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Reviewed August 4, 2018

My husband and I did the Irish Supper Club class in July. Our purpose for taking the class was to learn more about Irish cuisine and use of local ingredients.The course and location were perfect for us. The class was well organized and paced with...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018

Great day and lots of fun. We prepared and then BBQ'd the food under expert tuition, and then all the families joined to eat and enjoy the food from our hard days work. Started at 11am and finished at 7pm. Well done to Sarah and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

I recently visited with a group of friends for a hen party and we all really enjoyed it. John & Erica were our chefs and they were so nice! Each of us had our own station and they guided us through the recipes, giving us...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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KNC C, Manager at Howth Castle Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2018

Hi We're so pleased you enjoyed your cookery class with us. I hope the wedding goes well! We hope to see you again soon kind regards Sarah

Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

I booked my husband into the father’s day bbq cookery course this year along with his brother in law and a pal of his. There were prob about another 5 or 7 men there with them. They went up @11 to learn some skills and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank DeeODonnell
Ifty F, General Manager at Howth Castle Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2018

Thank you for the review Dee, we are delighted that you all enjoyed the class so much. We look forward to welcoming you all back for another class in the future.

Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

Great fun, fantastic teachers, excellent facilities in a beautiful location! Well worth it and thoroughly enjoyed by all.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank eoingalavan1974
Ifty F, General Manager at Howth Castle Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2018

Thank you Eoin, delighted that you enjoyed the class. Hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed March 29, 2018

Feast from the Sea (2) starts with a visit to a fishmonger on Howth Pier. Helping you to feel more comfortable when you are doing the shopping. Then it was back to the Georgian kitchens and cooking a number of dishes. Sarah and John make...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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KNC C, Manager at Howth Castle Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2018

Hi I'm so glad you enjoyed the class and we hope to see you again soon! Kind regards Sarah

Reviewed March 28, 2018

Got a cookery class as a gift voucher, and it more than exceeded my expectations (Feast From The Sea). It was thoroughly enjoyable, very well organised, and both Sarah & John were excellent. I would happily recommend this to anybody interested in cooking - or...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank tgrey2018
KNC C, Manager at Howth Castle Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2018

Hi We are so glad you enjoyed the class. We have other fish cookery classes in our schedule for the summer months, so keep an eye out for them. They book up fast! kind regards Sarah

Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

A must do if you love to cook. I’d never taken a cooking class before! Hands on fun. Howth is 30 mins outside Dublin and $3 in the Dart. The Town is so beautiful with the bay and sail boats.

Date of experience: March 2018
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KNC C, Manager at Howth Castle Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2018

Sounds like you had a great day! See you again soon I hope.

Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

Myself and a friend booked this and I thought the whole experience was excellent. Sarah the main tutor was a great teacher she was very informative and gave lots of super tips. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend the cookery school and I’ll be back for...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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KNC C, Manager at Howth Castle Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

We're so glad you enjoyed the class. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

We attended the Spanish Evening Tapas and Paella class. It was set in an amazing Georgian Kitchen attached to the castle. We cooked top quality food in a fun atmosphere and met lovely new people. The tutor John was so encouraging and great fun. To...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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KNC C, Manager at Howth Castle Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2018

I'm so glad you enjoyed our Spanish Tapas Class last week. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Sarah

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BlesildaC
July 28, 2018|
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Response from KNC C | Property representative |
Hi there Our cookery classes vary in length. Our evening classes are from 7pm - 9.45pm and our saturday classes usually start at 10am until approx 4 pm. Please see our website for any further information on our classes... More
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BlesildaC
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No it’s not. Taxi will run you $15 us
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