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Cooking with Poo and Friends

Closed Now: 8:15 AM - 1:00 PM
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Amazing Cooking School with a Inspiring Background Story!

Had such an amazing time learning how to cook with Poo and friends! Love how although the class has... read more

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One of the most highly acclaimed Thai cooking experiences in Bangkok, Cooking with Poo and Friends is limited to 12 participants to maintain an intimate setting and includes a personal tour through the Klong Toey market to purchase ingredients for...more
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Klong Toei Market, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
+66 87 686 3714
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had such an amazing time learning how to cook with Poo and friends! Love how although the class has become a huge success, it is still hosted in the in the slums to uplift the surrounding community—10% of all profits are donated! Highly recommend this...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Where do you start with a review that could last as long as the experience itself. We were picked up outside The Emporium Suites as arranged and on time. We were met by Thai and her colleague and whisked away in their Air Conditioned minibus,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank stupot1963
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

I took the Cooking with Poo class in late September and it was a major highlight of my trip to Thailand. The visit began with a trip to the Klong Toei Market and it was awesome. It's an authentic market, where locals buy their food....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Cooking with Poo was an amazing experience. We were picked up and dropped off by shuttle which was very convenient! We started the day by perusing the Khlong Toei wet market filled with ant eggs, thousands of different kinds of fish, poultry, insects, bags of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank summerwithmoni
Reviewed 19 October 2018

It was really interesting and they brought us to a tour at the local market and we saw lots of new things. The teaching was clear that I could follow up and make all those delicious dishes! It was a really fun experience and learning...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

This class was a blast for our family of 5, including our 10-year daughter who is severely allergic to milk, eggs, soy, wheat, all nuts, fish and shellfish. All of the dishes were easily modifiable for her, and the staff were attentive and careful around...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Really enjoyed this cooking class. They give you a tour through the local market then teach you to cook 4 dishes. Also, Poo gives you an overview of how she is helping the neighborhood around her with the money she makes teaching these classes. A...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Laura H
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

The cooking class starts with a tour of the market place, which is really interesting and fortunately mostly in the shade. Khun Poo and her two friendly helpers spoke English very well and were always eager to help. The cooking class itself was alot of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jessica P
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Simple ingredients, simple instructions, produced some phenomenal dishes. Poo and Her helpers were extremely accommodating and engaging with all of us. One my favorite moments was hearing how she lives, cooks and exists in her day to day operation with her Loving Family. They all...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Greg704
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Touring the Bangkok market and learning simply Thai dishes; Cooking with Poo was AMAZING! Down to earth and so friendly, the team was able to give us easy Thai cooking pointers. They’re dedicated to helping their community, not just raking in money. Genuinely wonderful people...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Barry H
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Response from Chien Fang T | Reviewed this property |
Any question?? Enjoy your trip !
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11 June 2016|
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Response from Derek P | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Children are most certainly welcome so long as a guardian is present. They should enjoy the class if they are able to manage basic cooking utensils or helped to do so. As a general rule children aged 6 and above have been... More
24 May 2016|
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Response from Derek P | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Our van and cooking school are both air conditioned. There are some parts of the tour that require walking around, namely the walking tour of the market as well as a short walk to the cooking school from the main road... More