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Rivera's Kitchen Tulum

Calle 13, Tulum 77764, Mexico
+52 984 129 2690
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Highlight of Tulum!

I found this class randomly Googling around and I'm so happy I did! Totally beyond what I was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Katie B
Cooking Class for a party of 5

Our experience with Lily and her cooking class was amazing. We arrived at her house in Tulum, where... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
astzeng
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Arcadia, California
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Get off the tourist track! enjoy an authentic Mexican Culinary adventure and take the passion of Mexican Traditional Cuisine into your kitchen!.Mexican Cooking lessons in Tulum start with a Cultural introduction to the broad Mexican Culinary Map,then experience the complete process of preparing and cooking an authentic Mexican meal in a group setting,and enjoy the fruits of your labor!
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“cooking class” (80 reviews)
“tortillas” (32 reviews)
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Calle 13, Tulum 77764, Mexico
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+52 984 129 2690
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I found this class randomly Googling around and I'm so happy I did! Totally beyond what I was expecting. Lily and Alex are both welcoming, wonderful gems of people, and it was super delicious and fun. Lily is very accommodating with any dietary restrictions as...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our experience with Lily and her cooking class was amazing. We arrived at her house in Tulum, where her son was waiting for us and a private taxi driver shuttled us to the cooking class house on the outskirts of town. At the cooking class...More

Thank astzeng
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely evening at Lily's cooking class, held at her home amongst the jungle with her super assistant and son Alex. Lily herself is a passionate chef and animal advocate, and while the food cooked we sipped beers and met her friendly cats...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great way to spend part of your day while learning more about Mexico’s food and culture. Lily and her son could not have been more welcoming and had great tips and recommendations for your time in Tulum. The recipes were fun and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited Lily’s home for a cooking class during our honeymoon in Tulum. We are both very intrigued by different cultures and wanted an authentic experience so I figured what better way than to learn how to cook traditional Mexican dishes. My...More

Thank Krista M
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Lily E, Owner at Rivera's Kitchen Tulum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

My dears! I feel so honor for your visit! Gracias! I hope you come back sometime. Mi casa es tu casa! Huge hugs for you!

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Reviewed 11 July 2018

Ten of us, age from 88 to 7, took a lunch cooking class with Lily. She is a wonderful with children. We all had a fun time learning from her. The food was amazing and the lesson was valuable. We walked away that day with...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

We had a group of 8 for a cooking class with Lily. It was well-organized, informative and fun, not to mention the best meal we had while in Tulum. Lily was so engaging and warm and made us feel like we were at home. We...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Ms. Rivera’s class was amazing. My wife and I had a great time learning how to make some traditional Mexican dishes from scratch. The pacing of the evening was great (about three hours total from 6:00-9:00ish) and she has such an enjoyable and fun personality....More

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Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

We joined a lunch class and thoroughly enjoyed learning about Mexican and Yucatan cuisine. Lily is a engaging host and has a wealth of knowledge and the food was very tasty, the salsas were divine. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

We can't thank Lily and her son Alex enough for a wonderful evening at their home in Tulum. We learned a lot about Mexican cuisine and culture, we laughed, and then we got hands-on and prepared everything. When it was ready, we sat together and...More

1  Thank Kirstyn W
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Lily E, Owner at Rivera's Kitchen Tulum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2018

You are awesome guys! Gracias for an amazing and very fun class! Mi casa es tu casa, always!

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David J
2 February 2017|
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Response from Garrett P | Reviewed this property |
Hey! The cooking class lasts about three hours and most days she has two going. One in the morning at 10:30am and one in the afternoon at 5:30 pm I think. It is in Tulum villas which are central Tulum. When I took the class... More
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30 January 2017|
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Response from Lily E | Property representative |
Hola! Thank you for your interest. Yes, you need to reserve in advance. Please send us an email to riverakitchentulum at gmail, to send you detailed info. Greetings!
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Michelle L
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It cost $75 USD/person and it was the best money spent during my vacation!
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