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Eye Prefer Paris Cooking Classes

Le Marais
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Address: 115 rue Saint Antoine, 75004 Paris, France
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+33 6 31 12 86 20

Eye Prefer Paris Cooking Classes are half-day classes that teach students...

Eye Prefer Paris Cooking Classes are half-day classes that teach students how to make classic French cuisine. Classes start at 9:00AM with a tour of a fresh food market, then go to a private kitchen by the Eiffel tower & cook a 5-course meal with a wine & cheese course. Time: 9:00AM- 2:30PM (approximately 4 1/2 hours) Class days: Tuesday,Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday Minimum of 2 students, maximum 6 students. Cost:195 euros per person

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Richard is very informative and fun to be with

We had a great time-we went to a bunch of different bakeries and tasted wonderful French chocolate and macaroons.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 July 2016
Phoenix, Arizona
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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

We had a great time-we went to a bunch of different bakeries and tasted wonderful French chocolate and macaroons.

Thank nrtargovnik
High Point, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

What a treat to learn so much from Charlotte! Our morning started with meeting Charlotte at a metro stop near her morning market. While we strolled through the market, Charlotte gave us lots of information about how to pick the freshest produce, fish, poultry (and why do they sell it with the heads on??) and cheese. Once we got to... More 

Thank csjones
Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

This cooking class is a cooking class and SO MUCH MORE!!! It was truly an absolute treat (pun intended). Charlotte met us at the metro and then we walked through the market to buy our ingredients for our dishes. This was invaluable because we actually saw the things that we were cooking with beforehand AND Charlotte used it as a... More 

Thank emilycampbellstewart
Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

We started by stopping at a local cheese and tasting all the amazing cheese's. Charlotte was very knowledgable about Paris and cooking. We all got to help cook our dinner and learn about cooking. Great event for whole family.

1 Thank Elizabeth W
West Bloomfield, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2015

This cooking class was the highlight of our trip to Paris with our three sons. The walk through the french market on Rue Cler was a unique experience. We picked out several different kinds of cheese to eat at dinner and then we headed back to the chef Charlotte's home to her private chef's kitchen. She made us feel at... More 

1 Thank Lisa S
Huntsville, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2015

What a fun, unique, memorable day! Richard is a great host and we thoroughly enjoyed our time at the market and the walk to Charlotte's home. When we arrived, she was busy finishing a catering job for Fashion Week, which only made the atmosphere more exciting. It was fun to hear about her catering jobs for fashion houses; I'm sure... More 

Thank admom1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

I enjoyed my Eye Prefer Paris Marais tour so much I immediately signed up for their cooking class. Richard was kind enough to fit me in a class that was going on the next day. I met Charlotte at the market along with four other people and toured the market. I had never seen such a market in the US,... More 

Thank Shelly M
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2015

We scheduled a Tuesday evening cooking class and met our chef, Charlotte, who took us to Rue Cler, a famed market street in Paris. There were 6 in the class, which made the shared experience very interesting and friendly. After shopping, we went to Charlotte's lovely townhouse and all helped with the cooking. We've been to other cooking classes in... More 

Thank Christine G
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2015

Our evening started by visiting Rue Cler - a market street - and learning about various foods - cheese - fruits - vegetables and fish. We then went to Charlotte's home and started cooking the most delicious meal. We were given tasks and with her marvelous kitchen - it was a joy! Richard Neham was there taking pictures - helping... More 

Thank TheBestPlaces
Montgomery, Alabama
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015

I recently took my two daughters to Paris and booked a cooking class with Charlotte. My younger daughter loves to cook and the other much prefers takeout! This class was perfect for all of us as we could participate as much or as little as we liked. We began the morning with a wonderful visit to the open air market... More 

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