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Howth Castle Cookery School

Howth Castle, Howth, Ireland
+353 1 839 6182
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Traditional Irish Cooking Class in a Castle Exceeded our Expectations

Are you a Downton Abbey fan? If so, this is the cooking class for you. My sister, daughter and I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Debra E
great day

went on this course with my husband.it was a competition win and it was included in the... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
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Howth castle cookery school is set in the magnificent grounds of 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 doorstop. We have an arrange of classes to suit all levels of cooking , from the beginner to the more advanced.Our cook and dine classes begin with a guided cooking class which you will prepare and finish with dinner with and a glass of wine. We also offer corporate packages for team building exercises .Please visit our website for more details
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“the kitchen” (32 reviews)
“bring home” (5 reviews)
“cooking tips” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Howth Castle, Howth, Ireland
+353 1 839 6182
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Are you a Downton Abbey fan? If so, this is the cooking class for you. My sister, daughter and I attended the Sunday Roast class in July 2017 in the Howth castle's kitchen which has been renovated with modern kitchen appliances but maintains the castle's...More

Thank Debra E
Reviewed 13 August 2017

went on this course with my husband.it was a competition win and it was included in the itinerary.neither of us are good cooks,so we were a bit worried how it would be.it turned out to be a fabulous day which we both thoroughly enjoyed.the chefs...More

Thank Annebrid
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

I attended the Irish Foods evening cookery course hosted by John and Gemma . A superb location in Howth castle made it a memorable night meeting some great people . Picked up some really useful cooking tips and got to eat the food we prepared...More

Thank Elyse1972
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Learning to cook a traditional Irish menu with Susan Bell and John Carty was an absolute joy. The skill of the chefs and the attention they showed to the group was an engaging and thoroughly enjoyable experience. A full three hours learning to make a...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Myself and my husband took part in the Howth craft beer and cookery class on 17th June. There was 13 people on the course(I think the max is 15 but I could be wrong) and we started our day visiting the Hope Brewery which is...More

1  Thank conor d
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Visited recently with friends, definitely an enjoyable night however the group was too large and the class didn't flow as I'd expected. Not sure I'd return

Thank JenK105
Reviewed 30 July 2016

My Mum & Daughter have just returned from a fantastic night of Thai cookery. They couldn't have been more impressed. Sarah was an incredibly kind and skilled teacher. They cooked four courses in two hours and then sat down around a big table and ate....More

Thank Mybace
Reviewed 7 May 2016

After a bad experience with a voucher last year I was invited back to the Kitchen in the Castle and had a wonderful evening. Attended a great Vegetarian Thai cookery workshop. We got to make it and then eat it! Thanks to Sarah and team...More

Thank Pat W
Reviewed 1 May 2016

I have done two different cookery classes with them which were very hands on and enjoyable. I'd recommend it to do it as a group activity as it's more craic when done with people who you know, also, the evening classes finish quite late so...More

Thank Cailina
Reviewed 23 March 2016

We were a bit late due to having trouble to find the train entrance- you can take the commuter train from Dublin and easily walk to the castle. The castle was interesting to see on the approach, the kitchen is well furnished but you can...More

Thank Gordon D
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