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Harvard Cookin' Girl

7441 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-5143
+1 858-888-3509
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An Unforgettable Experience

My first time visiting Harvard Cookin’ Girl was magical. The cooking lesson was informative, fun... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
Neferteri P
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Great friendly and fun gathering for all

We came as the largest group w 40 people for team building. Staff was fantastic and food was great... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
Yasushi K
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Harvard Cookin' Girl: La Jolla's First and Best Cooking School. We not only teach weekly classes on ethnic cuisine, but we also specialize in kids' birthday parties, corporate team building events, girls' nights out, adults' birthday parties, supper clubs, one on one classes, kids' chef series, and so much more! Come expand your palette and ignite your senses at Harvard Cookin' Girl!
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7441 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-5143
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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

My first time visiting Harvard Cookin’ Girl was magical. The cooking lesson was informative, fun and culturally stimulating. We enjoyed a private lesson with Bibi who is a pure delight to be around. Thank you Harvard Cookin’ Girl we will be back again.

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LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2018

Dear Teri I can tell exactly the same about you. It was truly great to host you and Lawrence. The conversations and camaraderie was even better than dinner made For you. Thank you and come back soon.

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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

We came as the largest group w 40 people for team building. Staff was fantastic and food was great. Learned to make desert! Recommend for any group event!!

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LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Thank you so much Yasushi! It was a group of 48 and a record but yes it was great to have you guys. Thanks a lot for your review.

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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

I had a wonderful time with Bibi, Justin and Sean. They were great to be around and it is just so welcome to be there. They all have wonderful hearts and it’s a great place to go and learn something new. If you allow them...More

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LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Thank you so much Bella. You were a gem to be with as well and we turned you from customer to fan to helper:) Come back again whenever you are in town

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

The menu was age appropriate for all of us. We all participated and loved eating the delicious food. All ingredients were ready when we arrived but we still had "work" to do! Bibi sent us the recipes and we all look forward to making Japanese...More

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LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Dear Susie- Thank you so much for your kind and thoughtful review. It gave me so much pleasure to see the kids interact with me and you while enjoying the food. Thank you and come back soon. Bibi

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Reviewed 13 January 2018

Bibi and her assistant did a wonderful job making the learning fun and the food was delicious! I bought a private cooking lesson for me and my boyfriend and we both had a blast. It was cool to learn some basics, like chopping veggies, to...More

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LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Dear Julia- Thank you so much for your great review. I am happy you enjoyed cooking with us and are very grateful for your review. please do come back. Bibi

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

My wife and I hosted a large group of our business friends and their spouses at the Harvard Cookin' Girl (HCG). What an evening! Bibi, the owner and visionary of HCG is a terrific chef, teacher and host. Our group divided into the 3 kitchen...More

Thank JimSanDieg0
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LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

Hi Jim- Thank you so much for your detailed and accurate review. It was a pleasure hosting your group. I can't wait to host you again.

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

My husband and I joined Bibi for an afternoon session to cook Chicken Provençal. Bibi took us through step by step and explained why we did things in a certain order (don't dry your chicken out!). The space was lovely and the result was delicious....More

Thank Nicole P
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LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Dear Nicole- Thank you so much for a great review. It was great to host you and hope to see you again. Thank you also for your foodie recommendations- I visited one and loved it. I wish you elaborated on why you gave me 4...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I just attended a cooking class with Bebe with a friend. She was friendly, Informative and full of enthusiasm. We had pre-arranged the lesson topic so she had everything prepared for our arrival. She regaled us with the history of the dish, quizzed us on...More

Thank James S
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LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

James- You are a superstar. Hours after the class you reviewed me and what a nice review! Thank you so much and please come back anytime.

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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Bibi and Mariola are superb cooks and excellent teachers. This was a great class and the food was marvelous. Incredible experience, loved it and absolutely recommend it. They are so knowledgeable about foods, customs and cultures and they share it in the most simple and...More

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LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Thank you so much Jacqueline- I must say your group was the best. You must come back and try more:) Thanks for your review.

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

My daughters and I had a wonderful time cooking chicken teriyaki with Bibi last week! The recipe was very delicious and easy for my older daughters to cook while they are away at college. Bibi gave us all some helpful cooking tips and we really...More

Thank 788kyra
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LJHCG, Owner at Harvard Cookin' Girl, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Thank you so much Kyra. It was a pleasure to have you. Come back soon. Bibi

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Caroline L
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Response from LJHCG | Property representative |
Hi Caroline- I have birthdays for 3 yr olds and events for 94 yr old lady. camp starts at age 5....for private events or birthdays age doesn't matter. i hope i have answered your question and if not ping me.
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