Workshop or class

Kyoto: Afternoon Japanese Izakaya Cooking Class

4.8 / 5

24 reviews

Activity provider: Cooking Sun
Workshop or class

Kyoto: Afternoon Japanese Izakaya Cooking Class

Activity provider: Cooking Sun
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From US$ 65.01 per person

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Learn Japanese home dishes with English fluent local instructors in a 80 years old traditional Japanese house.

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Duration 3 hours
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Wheelchair accessible
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Learn how to cook Japanese home dishes
  • Meet local people and get to know more about Japanese food culture
  • Enjoy delicious Japanese dishes
Full description
Join an afternoon Izakaya cooking class to enjoy a great way to immerse yourself in Japanese dining culture as well as learn authentic Japanese foods that are eaten at home and in local restaurants. The cooking course consists of two parts. First, you will cook 2 or 3 dishes together with your chef and enjoy them. Then you will return to the kitchen and learn 2 or 3 more dishes before eating once more. As in many Izakaya (over the counter) restaurants, be ready to talk with your chef while cooking and eating at the same time. 
  • Cooking class
  • Ingredients
  • 2-3 dishes
  • Apron and utensils

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    Meeting point

    Cooking Sun, Funayacho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, Kyoto 600-8466

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    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.8 /5

    based on 24 reviews

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    Loved the experience. There were two instructors that were both friendly. One was very much more organized and prepared than the other. Lots of delicious and easy recipes. Would definitely do again. Note: The saki that is offered to adults at the end is not included, though they don't tell you that until you leave. Overall, well worth the experience.

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    March 26, 2023

    It was a great cooking class with super friendly and helpful instructors. Learned a lot about Japan and its cuisine. Everything was well prepared, the steps we had to take were well explained and supervised. We had a lot of fun and a delicious self made meal.

    March 26, 2023

    The whole experience was amazing. Both Hiro and Yuki (the chefs) were really easy going and fun people to be around. They explained things into great detail and were always open to discussions about food and preparation for any Japanese cuisine, highly recommended for anyone wishing to learn Japanese cooking and culture

    March 26, 2023

    Product ID: 61552