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The Kent Cookery School

Mersham Le Hatch Hythe Road | Mersham-le-Hatch Business Village, Mersham, Ashford TN25 6NH, England
+44 1233 501771
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Lovely way to spend an evening

I attended the Macaroon course as a birthday treat. A lovely school and very welcoming. I really... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
debbiep222
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Kent, United Kingdom
Great Fun, Great Result, Great People

I went on the Bread Making Course (as a birthday gift from my two daughters). I went not knowing... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Manfromthebubble
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Kent, United Kngdom
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Deep in the heart of the Kent countryside yet only 35 minutes from London King’s Cross, The Kent Cookery School offers a wide range of cooking courses to suit everyone. Whether it is a gift for a loved one or a treat just for you our team of expert tutors will make sure your day is a day you’ll never forget. We offer every type of course from bread making to pattiserie, full day, weekend and evening courses. Once a month we open for dinner, with our chefs tables, come and watch the live theatre of our chefs as they create a four course fine dining menu, We also offer private parties, demonstrations, and one on one tuition.
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  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“the kitchen” (11 reviews)
“cookery school” (35 reviews)
“great evening” (5 reviews)
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Mersham Le Hatch Hythe Road | Mersham-le-Hatch Business Village, Mersham, Ashford TN25 6NH, England
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"relaxed atmosphere"
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"fantastic hosts"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I attended the Macaroon course as a birthday treat. A lovely school and very welcoming. I really wanted to master making macarons and finally achieved it with James's expertise! Can't wait to go back for another course.More

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Autumn P, Manager at The Kent Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Debbie, Thank you for joining us on our Macaroon evening, we are so glad you enjoyed yourself. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review we really appreciate it, we hope to see you back at the school soon. Kind regards,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went on the Bread Making Course (as a birthday gift from my two daughters). I went not knowing quite of what to expect. I thought at the outset, that is before I arrived, it would be kind of OK, say 5 or 6 out...More

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Autumn P, Manager at The Kent Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Phil, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your day with us on the bread course. We are glad you enjoyed your day, and you are quite right there is a LOT of bakes to take home! We hope you...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have attended several classes and the chefs table at the school and I have to say each experience is a real treat. Extremely professional, welcoming and whether you are a complete beginner or a more adventurous cook there is something for everyone and I...More

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Autumn P, Manager at The Kent Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we are so glad you have enjoyed each experience with us and thank you for your kind words regarding our Chefs table evenings we thoroughly enjoy hosting them. We hope to see you...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived on time, even before the owner. Waited 10 minutes and then rang them. We cancelled that course, nobody told me. To cut a long story short, l was offered another course but l lost all confidence in the establishment, therefore l requested my money...More

Thank terryrh38
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Autumn P, Manager at The Kent Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Terry, Thank you for your comments. As we explained on the day that there had been an error which meant we did not have a note of your booking at the time of cancellation as the other participants were notified. We apologised extensively for...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just got back from my webber cookery course , from the moment I arrived was welcomed in and offered a drink , james and his staff made my day there extra special, we made some superb dishes using great produce , was great to be...More

Thank Scott W
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Autumn P, Manager at The Kent Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Scott, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we are so glad you enjoyed your day with us. we hope you will come back for one of the many Weber courses or one of our own courses! Look forward to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was brought a couples cooking course for my birthday from my husband, I wanted ugg slippers! Sooooo glad I didn’t get the ugg slippers! Had such a fabulous night! Food was amazing and tasted so good! James was a great teacher even though we burnt...More

Thank Jane H
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Autumn P, Manager at The Kent Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jane, We are so glad you enjoyed your experience with us, more than a pair of slippers! If you do cook the meal again be sure to send us some pictures we love to see people recreating the dishes at home! Thank you for...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

My wife and I had a fun evening being taught the basics of Mexican street food. The hosts were Jo and James, who introduced themselves to us all and told us about their backgrounds and experiences. Whenever you sign up for this type of thing,...More

Thank Sean C
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Autumn P, Manager at The Kent Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Sean, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and share your experience with us. We are so glad you enjoyed the Mexican Street food and we do hope to see you both back in the future. Kind regards, Autumn

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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

I booked the couples course as a surprise for my husband’s birthday and it was our first experience of Kent Cookery School. I thought it would be something a bit different and hoped it would be fun. We were not disappointed. From the moment we...More

Thank Sally P
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Autumn P, Manager at The Kent Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Hi Sally, Thank you for your lovely review we are so glad you and your husband had such a great experience. We do hope yo see you both back at the school soon for some more cooking! Thank you, James & Autumn

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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Thank you James, Autumn and Lily for yet another excellent course last night. We have enjoyed every minute of the seven courses we have done with you and have learnt so much. We wish you all the best and appreciate everything you have done for...More

Thank Richard B
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Great evening Course, something different to do in the Ashford area and it was brilliant. We had an excellent time and have bought gift vouchers for many people since!

Thank PeterW1990
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