We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
Tours from Yves Nicolier Sandrock tend to sell out - travellers recommend booking in advance!
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
All photos (138)
All photos (138)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Yves Nicolier is a social cook in his new life. As such he does cooking workshops, private cooking events, cooking classes, showcooking events or cooking parties where guests and cook come together and just flow in the same space between food and...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
08950 Barcelona, Spain
+34 605 37 17 92
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Barcelona
from US$109.21
More Info
from US$80.45
More Info
from US$86.26
More Info
from US$91.95
More Info
Reviews (66)
Filter reviews
55 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews cooking experience cooking class boqueria market pan con tomate highlight of our trip catalan cuisine fideua beautiful rooftop shopping experience learn how paella la boqueria tapas amazing experience visiting barcelona classes project
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 55 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing experience with one of my best friends. Bucket list. We started by shopping at the Farmers Market and he picked us up at our hotel. Then Yves took us to his beautiful home with an amazing kitchen. We learned so much and enjoyed an...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank amyvasquezwebb
Reviewed 28 November 2018

Preparing a meal with Yves and the small group was a wonderful experience. The food was amazing, the company fantastic, and the hospitality warm and inviting. This experience allows you to feel like you are a true Barcelonian for a day. Do not miss the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rv1117
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

My friend and I we're visiting Barcelona and I *really* wanted to learn how to make fideua (a pasta version of paella). Yves was able to bring the perfect Grandma to teach us how to make fideua - Grandma Nuria. She had great life experience,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank lilrandom
Reviewed 18 July 2018

We cannot express how amazing our cooking experience was with Yves and Grandma Paca. Starting at the Mercat Boqueria, we spent an hour as Yves and Grandma spoke about the history of the market and gathered items for the meal. It was fantastic to have...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank rad06902
Reviewed 13 June 2018

We were a group of 13, ages 28 to 89, visiting Barcelona most of us for the first time. Yves led us on a delightful culinary tour from his welcoming home with a rooftop view over the entire city. Yves had made wine recommendations for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank mendicant98
Reviewed 16 May 2018

The cooking class with Yves was truly a highlight of our trip to Barcelona. Not only is he a very accomplished cook, but was a delightful personality and is very knowledgeable of the area. He was quite flexible in catering to different tastes in our...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 465gregorym
Reviewed 21 April 2018

We loved Barcelona and trying lots of different foods (tapas!) and this tour with Yves was definitely a highlight of our trip. We had fun touring the market and deciding on what foods to prepare - my 12 year old took special pleasure in picking...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank sfoFam
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

This was definitely a highlight of our trip to Barcelona. Yves met us at the market. He walked us around as we looked for what to make. So many incredible ingredients! And we love to cook. He gave us possibilities for many of the ingredients...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank chicagowoman2017
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Our family of 6 (including my mother in law) recently met up with Yves in Barcelona. It was so great to shop a local farmers market with a local and learn about all the types of ham and fish, which can be overwhelming when you're...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Zara F
Reviewed 19 November 2017

My son recommended Yves as an experience not to be missed. Our day with him exceeded all expectations!! My two sisters and I met Yves at the Boqueria to explore the bountiful choices, commiserate on which menu we wished to create, shop ,and it all...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank westmarinresident
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 520 nearby hotels
Abba Garden Hotel
528 reviews
.11 km away
Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I
1,443 reviews
.83 km away
Sansi Pedralbes
180 reviews
1.31 km away
Senator Barcelona Spa Hotel
1,578 reviews
1.38 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 11,490 nearby restaurants
el Caliu
202 reviews
.07 km away
Blue Frog
20 reviews
.94 km away
Barra D'or
14 reviews
.18 km away
Espai Mireia
76 reviews
1.05 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 3,793 nearby attractions
18 reviews
1.07 km away
Monestir de Santa Maria de Montsio
19 reviews
1.28 km away
Parroquia Santa Magdalena
8 reviews
.25 km away
Parque Can Vidalet
5 reviews
.27 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Leslie L
10 September 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Leslie L |
Hi Yves: My husband and I are interested in your cooking class. We will be in Barcelona for a cruise leaving June 16, 2018. We will arrive in Barcelona a few days early. What is the cost of your classes? Best, Leslie