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Traditional Cooking Experience in a Korean-Style House in Seoul

Highlights
  • 3-hour cooking experience in a Korean-style house in Seoul
  • Small-group limited to seven people provides an intimate experience
  • Walk along the city streets to a local market to pick up cooking ingredients
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Traditional Cooking Experience in a Korean-Style House in Seoul
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Overview
Learn how to cook a traditional Korean meal with help from a local during this 3-hour, small-group cooking class in Seoul. Take a short walking tour through the city as you make your way to a nearby market to pick up some ingredients to use in your recipes. Then, head over to a traditional Korean house, and learn to cook Korean dishes. Once you’ve finished in the kitchen, enjoy eating your meal with the company of your group.
What to Expect
Meet your small group at Jegidong Station Exit 2 (Line Number 1, near Dongdaemun Station) a little before 10am to get your 3-hour experience underway.

Your guide (who later becomes your cooking instructor) takes you and a small-group limited to seven on a short walking tour through the city to a local market. At the market, following the lead from your guide, your group picks up all the ingredients needed to make the recipes that have been planned out for the day.

Please note your meal has been planned differently by the day you chose for this experience. On Monday, you'll make samgyetang. If you chose a Thursday class, you’ll make kimchi. If you chose a Tuesday or Saturday class,you’ll make bulgogi, japchae, and deonjang jjigae. Fridays are reserved for bibimbap, and Sunday classes involve making a variety of Korean desserts.

After the market, your guide shows you the way to a Korean-style house in a local neighborhood. He or she sets you up in the kitchen with the others, and class begins. Learn how to make the popular Korean dishes on the menu for the day.

Once everything has been fully prepared, sit down and taste what you’ve created. Chat with your group members and cooking instructor before they bring you back to the station exit you were picked up from. Morning tea is included on all of the tours.
Reviews (130)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Wonderful way to connect with the people & culture of Seouk

My husband and I took this class on our first visit to Seoul, and we absolutely loved it! Both our guides/teachers did a fabulous job of teaching us about the food culture of South Korea, as well as helping us make delicious food. This was...More

Thank DagnyJane
Reviewed 1 week ago
Probably one of the best cooking class in Seoul!

If you want to experience what it is like to shop like a local and cook a simple yet delicious home style Korean meal - OME is a great course to sign up with. I loved the visit to the 70 year old Gyeongdong Market,...More

Thank CarolTham
Reviewed 1 week ago
A Must for Cooking Class Activity

This was one of the activity when we visited Seoul for the first time. Trip to market with the group and shopping for the ingredients was very exciting. Minseon and Jihee are very professional and share their passion through the cooking experience. It was one...More

Thank Seilly H
Minseona, 매니저 at OME Cooking Lab, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much and I am very happy to hear that our tour is one of your higlight trip! I am so proud of it. And feel free to contact us hope to try Korean dishes by yourself someday! Have a nice day! Thanks...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Must Do on Your Visit!

Loved the market tour with the group and seeing the abundance of vegetables for sale and other organic items. I wish I bought the pure sesame oil to bring home! The cooking experience was so simple and fast and delicious. We had a wonderful time...More

Thank Maile A
Minseona, 매니저 at OME Cooking Lab, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much! I hope you guys enjoyed Seoul much! And I hope to see you again. My mom really enjoyed the cookies. How sweet you are. Thanks again for your kindness. Have good day and feel free to contact us again! Shaka!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Market Tour and Traditional Cooking class

This was the highlight of our visit to Korea. Minseon met us at the subway station and guided us through a maze of tents and the vast expanse of the many markets that Seoul has to offer. She took the time to explain what each...More

Thank Clark S
Minseona, 매니저 at OME Cooking Lab, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Clark! What a wonderful review for us! You almost made me cry. Thank you so much ! And we are very happy with that ! I am very happy for that our class is one highlight of your trip! Also I hope to see you...More

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giorgia m
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Response from Mut A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm not sure how they handle kids but I've seen children in their classes. Email the company. They will for sure reach out
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