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5 Unique & Authentic Bangkok Cooking Classes

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If you are heading to Thailand for an unforgettable foodie experience – why not get in amongst the action and learn how to cook the dishes for yourself. You’ll be a hit with all your friends back home when you whip up delicious Thai food at dinner parties. And here’s a little secret….it’s not as hard as you might think!

Here we have put together a list of the 5 Best Unique & Authentic Bangkok Cooking Classes. So lets get started…..

5 Unique & Authentic Bangkok Cooking Classes

Baipai Cooking School


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This half-day cooking class will introduce you to the wonderful world of Thai flavours allowing you to take your knowledge home with you so you can make authentic Thai dishes back home in your own kitchen.

The class is held at The Baipai Thai Cooking School, a home-style environment where their aim is to cook Thai food that is different from what is being served in most of the hotels and restaurants in Thailand. You’ll spend the morning learning to prepare 4 authentic Thai dishes. During all classes, the focus is always on the same three things: traditional Thai technique, innovative use of ingredients, and aesthetic presentation. The staff have years of experience in this specialized area of Thai cooking and can help you create some truly delicious dishes! Remember to turn up hungry!

All classes are conducted in English and are a “hands on” experience.

Please note: The class does NOT cater for vegetarians

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Pink Chili – Thai Cooking Class


Come along and discover the secrets of creating authentic Thai home cooking with Pink Chili. Learning how to make Thai classics like Som Tam Thai (papaya salad) and Gaeng Khew Wan Gai (Thai Green Curry) with their friendly and fun staff will not only be the highlight of your vacation but will leave you with the skills to impress your friends when you return back home.

Classes are offered in the morning and afternoon with 4 tasty dishes made from market fresh ingredients. There is also the option of an additional local market tour before the classes as well. Vegetarian dishes are also available on request

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Private Cooking Class with Market Tour


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 Learn how to cook the most famous dish in Thailand – Pad Thai.  Visit the local fresh market and pick the ingredients you will be using for this 3 course lunch. Enjoy a hands-on cooking class at your host’s home, and get ready to taste the best flavors of Thailand.

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Private Tour: Thai Cooking Class including Scenic Boat Ride, Market Visit and Lunch


Authentic Bangkok Cooking Classes

Enjoy a scenic boat ride, market tour, cooking class and lunch with a fun-loving local chef at her beautiful, riverside home. Your host will pick you up from the BTS station and drive you to the bustling Don Wai market where you will explore and even try a few interesting Thai snacks. After that, it’s time to hop in a boat from the nearby pier and enjoy a fascinating boat ride along the Tha Chin River to the guide’s riverside home. Now’s the time you’ve been waiting for –  get ready to roll up your sleeves to slice, dice and learn to cook an authentic Thai meal in their studio kitchen. After your cooking class, it’s time sit down, relax and eat some of the dishes that you helped create. Yum!

  • Vegetarian meal option available

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Traditional Thai Cooking Class


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Many people worry that Thai food will be too spicy for them – but Thai foods can be made both spicy and non spicy. It really depends on your personal taste. This private Thai cooking class is perfect for all! In this class, you can cook Thai vegan, vegetarian, halal and of course meat lovers dishes. The teachers of this class use only organic products and also have few signature dishes that you can use to surprise your friends and family back home!

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Thai Cooking Class for a Good Cause


Learn how to cook Thai food with the locals while supporting a good cause in Bangkok! Courageous Kitchen is a social project that teaches underprivileged children to cook and improve their skills for a better future.

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If you are looking for a unique and authentic Thai cooking experience – then these are some of the best in Bangkok. We love booking a cooking class in every place we visit – plus if they give something back to the community as well, then that’s an extra special bonus.


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