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Excellent and thorough cooking class!

We loved this cooking class with Ayuko-san. She was very kind and patient explaining what we were... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Alameda, California
Excellent cooking class

Had a great experience for me and a few work colleagues. The cooking class takes place at Ayuko's... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Japanese Cooking School in Tokyo - learn how to make sushi, Bento Box, Okonomiyaki (Japanese pan cake) with us! Instructed by English speaking instructor. Our classes provide you intimate, cozy and friendly atmosphere, guided by a Japanese...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
2-4-3 Kanda Jinbocho, Chiyoda 101-0051, Tokyo Prefecture
Kanda, Akihabara, Ochanomizu
+81 80-5001-9395
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved this cooking class with Ayuko-san. She was very kind and patient explaining what we were doing and answering the so many questions we had, not only from the dishes we were cooking but also from any other food and culture topics we brought...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

Had a great experience for me and a few work colleagues. The cooking class takes place at Ayuko's home. It is nice to be able to be in a home. Ayuko. Ayuko's gave us loads of information on various aspects of Japanese food! She is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MassiG
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Had a very great experience at Buddha bellies. Ayuko and her husband are so lovely and very accommodating! Learned some great skills and techniques and have now even made my own sushi now I’m back in Australia! Thank you again

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brooke K
Reviewed 12 October 2018

This was a team building event and delivered exactly what I was looking for. Ayuko and her husband did a great job in teaching us some of the cultural aspects, the sushimi was very fresh and the the length (2hrs) was just right. The location...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DanielW4052
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

I attended both the knife skills and sushi making classes. Both classes were very professionally run and engaging. When traveling the globe I always try and attend a cooking class. This class did not disappoint in anyway. I’ve already put my new techniques I learnt...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 44Fiona
Reviewed 7 October 2018

This was exactly what we were looking for in a cooking class: authentic, small class (we were the only two!), and delicious! Ayuko was a great teacher and very welcoming into her home. We did the Standard Washoku class and really enjoyed the diversity of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ethan L
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We had our most amazing experience with Buddha Belize Cooking School in Tokyo. Ayuko, our guide, has led us through the class with so much patience and professionalism, adding theoretical knowledge about the sushi process in Japan in all aspects. We learnt a lot and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nir G
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

We booked a sushi class after reading the recommendation in the Lonely planet and I'm so glad we chose buddha bellies! Wonderful hoata in a lovely apartment, we learned how to male maki and nigiri with many different beautiful fresh seafood to use. Neither of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gwen R
Reviewed 13 September 2018

I attended the sushi making class with my daughter. We were both willing to properly learn how to make it, so we chose the longer class that includes a fish slicing session before actually making sushi. Ayuko-san is a great teacher and she showed us...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Francesco P
Reviewed 30 August 2018

I did the cooking class with my daughter and we thoroughly enjoyed the experience. It was a highlight of our Japan trip. Ayuko is not only a very nice person but also a real professional and her joy of cooking is contagious. To be recommended!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Ochanomizu / Akihabara / Kanda
Ochanomizu boasts its academic foundations starting
with Yushima Seido, the birthplace of modern day
Japanese education. The area has kept its college town
feel with several university campuses. If you head
towards Jinbocho, you'll find musical instrument and
sports equipment shops, and an area of used bookstores
for students and anyone interested in literature and
the arts. Akihabara is well-known for its computer and
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Response from Buddha Bellies C | Property representative |
Hi Please kindly see our website to check the menu but we also do a custom made menu lesson as well. in that case, please kindly email us directly! Thanks
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Response from Linda d | Reviewed this property |
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