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The Gritti Epicurean School

Campo Santa Maria del Giglio, 2467, 30124 Venice, Italy
+39 041 794611
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Best cooking class!!

My husband and I were visiting Italy on our babymoon and decided to do Franco’s private three hour... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ifr85
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Miami, Florida
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Gritti Half Day Cooking Class

This was the highlight of our trip. Venice is an incredibly beautiful city with so many things to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Deborah D
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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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+39 041 794611
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were visiting Italy on our babymoon and decided to do Franco’s private three hour cooking class. It was definitely the highlight of our trip! Franco taught us how to prepare food, cook and even how to eat pasta the correct way!...More

2  Thank ifr85
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the highlight of our trip. Venice is an incredibly beautiful city with so many things to visit while you are there. However, this is an experience not to be missed. Beginning with a walking trip to the market, Chef Franco chose fresh and...More

2  Thank Deborah D
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Franco was a wonderful guide and teacher. We spent the morning in the market picking out fresh ingredients and watching Franco's inspiration process for the menu. He then took us to a lovely local bar or "bacero" as he later taught us. Here we had...More

4  Thank Marissa B
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

My husband, an old friend and I signed up for the Gritti School Cooking class. I knew the guys weren’t too enthused. At the end of the day, they changed their tune. So, we were told the night before the Gritti chef I read so...More

5  Thank Beaverhousen
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

My mother and I had a "private" cooking class with Chef Franco Sanna. We were really impressed by the overall experience and had a great time. The location is perfect ... the kitchen is beautifully equipped. We cooked a really impressive meal together including a...More

7  Thank Acquaculture
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 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

5  Thank OHMTravels
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

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

7  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

7  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

10  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

8  Thank KentKritic
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clustered around it are restaurants, museums, shops,
orchestras playing in the square, pigeons, the grand
pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring
campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower,
plus gorgeous cafes and restaurants like Florian and
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