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The Gritti Epicurean School

Campo Santa Maria del Giglio, 2467, 30124 Venice, Italy
+39 041 794611
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Great First Culinary excursion

My wife and I decided to try cooking school during this first visit to Venice. We met chef Franco... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
OHMTravels
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An Italian ccooking extravaganza in Venice!!

My wife and I love Venice. We have returned several times over the years and this time we spent a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Steven G
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An exceptional Venetian experience to discover recipes and seasonal products from the Venetian lagoon and savour the culinary creations of Executive Chef Daniele Turco. This indigenous culinary journey features demonstration classes, visits to the markets, themed courses and sustainable ingredients. Visit the website for detailed course information and culinary packages.
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Campo Santa Maria del Giglio, 2467, 30124 Venice, Italy
San Marco
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I decided to try cooking school during this first visit to Venice. We met chef Franco and another lovely couple (Rick and Lucille) at the Kitchen and proceeded to have a wonderful experience. Chef Franco is very engaging and uses a different...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I love Venice. We have returned several times over the years and this time we spent a week at the Gritti Palace while we enjoyed the slow pace of the winter off-season. The Gritti Palace is some what famous for their cooking...More

2  Thank Steven G
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

I took a class with Chef Franco at the end of a 2.5 week trip and the experience was the best part of my vacation. I'm pretty sure there is a base menu that Franco works off of, but each session is tailored to the...More

5  Thank fadouglass
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Taking a cooking class in Venice was important to me but with only two days to the see the city, we were unwilling to take a scheduled group class during the day. So, the Gritti arranged a private class for us starting at 5pm. We...More

9  Thank ekagan8189
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

We all enjoyed this " cookery school " even though we weren't very hands on , more spectators who helped a bit . Franco our chef was really nice and took us to the market to buy fish and vegetables, with a few drinks on...More

7  Thank KentKritic
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Great class as others have stated. It was a nice change of pace from visiting churches and museums. If you have other plans, note that our half day class started at 9:15am and ended at 4:30pm.

4  Thank Traveler60745
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

Our party of four signed up for a half-day cooking class with Chef Franco Sanna at The Gritti Epicurean School because we wanted to learn more about Venetian cuisine. We had read good things about the class, but we were not prepared for how amazing...More

12  Thank SonjaWinston
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Wanted to do something different with my girlfriend and definitely wanted to see a local market and some local bars and enotecas. Met chef franco in the morning and he was so nice and flexible - we wanted cappuccino so he took us to his...More

9  Thank Adam G
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

My friend and I visited Venice for five days in June, mainly to spend time at the Venice Art Biennale. However, we wanted to break up this feast of art for our eyes with a cooking class. We had a lovely day, from about 9:00-3:00,...More

8  Thank Stephanie W
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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Booked a full day with BF as part of anniversary treat. Could have gone with slightly less expensive package and shorter hours (miss out the visit to the market and cheeky prosecco) but the reality is you get to spend some really enjoyable time developing...More

9  Thank PT41
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