Cooking Lessons & Gasrtonomy Foof Tour in Athens

Cooking Lessons & Gasrtonomy Foof Tour in Athens
Cooking Lessons & Gasrtonomy Foof Tour in Athens
Cooking Lessons & Gasrtonomy Foof Tour in Athens
Cooking Lessons & Gasrtonomy Foof Tour in Athens
Cooking Lessons & Gasrtonomy Foof Tour in Athens
Cooking Lessons & Gasrtonomy Foof Tour in Athens
Cooking Lessons & Gasrtonomy Foof Tour in Athens
Cooking Lessons & Gasrtonomy Foof Tour in Athens

Cooking Lessons in Athens

The welcoming mood, the music and the warm well-cooked food are the elements that unite Greeks! Book this Greek cooking class that constitutes a real deep-dive into the Greek tradition, a great introduction to Greek food and cooking.

Learn about Greek cuisine, customs and nutritional habits of Greek people. Take this great opportunity to learn how to cook authentic, traditional Greek dishes and feel like you're a native! Do not forget to start this cooking lesson with an empty stomach, once you will enjoy the meal you prepared! Book now our cooking lessons and learn some secrets of the Greek cuisine and tradition!


Upon arrival, guests are welcomed by chef and owner, with a shot of raki (local distillate out of grapes) and phylo pastry homemade pies. Then, a short introduction is given on the influences of Greek cuisine, customs and nutritional habits of Greek people while the attendees wear aprons (the very first of many home cooking tips to come) and take their seats around a rustic working bench set to accommodate all that’s necessary.

All due respect to tradition, the chef will guide you step by step in the use of Greek herbs, spices and a variety of local goodies in order to prepare a lunch of at least 5 starters and 1 main course all by yourselves. With the memories of her beloved grandma, a traditional cook, always at heart, she follows the family recipes while bringing her own twist and tips she’s learned over the years in to the table.

Under her instruction and assistance you’ll learn how to knead pies, roll and fold grape leaves stuffed with rice and make cold dips such as tzatziki, eggplant salad and spicy cheese salad. Moreover, the chef will share how to prepare one of Greek favorite specialties: Lamb in the hull.

At the end of a 3-hour hands on cooking class, and then you will enjoy your meal,

Each participant will receive a copy of the recipes and will be able to enjoy a rich meal consisting of the dishes made during class plus extra ones representative of Greek cuisine. Of course, lots of house wine is in order!

Remember… Cooking is Love. Cooking is Memory. Let’s create some of the best

in the heart of Athens, together!


  • Visit one of the oldest and most popular 'tavernas' in all of Athens
  • Prepare a meal fit for a king
  • Learn all the secrets about Mediterranean cuisine
  • Enjoy the special meal you have helped to prepare
  • Enjoy a small glass of the famous 'raki'


  • Pick up and drop off from your hotel downtown
  • Dinner (starters/main course and dessert)
  • Wine, Raki, Ouzo, or soft drink


  • Gratuities

Useful Info

Cooking Lesson at one of traditional Greek Tavern (est. 1927) is an activity addressed to groups and families who wish to pair their visit to Greece with a dive into the secrets of Mediterranean Cuisine and the basic principles of Greek culinary tradition in particular.

We will pick you up fom your hotel and at the end of the lessons we will transfer you bacjk to your hotel.

  • From 01/10 till 31/05 : Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, morning and afternoon and on Friday only in the morning.
  • From 01/06 till 30/09: Every day Morning and Afternoon.

3 hours and then you will enjoy the food that you will prepare, also on week end there is live music at the taverna.

The tour can take place with minimum 8 persons, of course we can arrange to be 2 persons but the price will be higher.

We will pick you up from your hotel in Athens or Air B&B address, If you reach at Athens airport or Piraeus, our representative will be waiting there holding a sign with your name written on it, helps you with your baggage, and accompany you at your car, provide you mineral water & Tissues.

In order to take full advantage of your stay in Greece, we would also like to draw your attention to the importance of taking out an insurance policy in the event of an unexpected happening during your trip. To this effect, we have collaborated with INTERAMERICAN, the largest private insurance company in Greece.

Cancelation Policy

  • In order to confirm any booking, 30% payment in advance is required, fully refundable in case of any written cancellation received 8 days prior the arrival date.
  • For any cancellation OR change within 7 days prior the first day of arrival and/or non shows, full cancellation fees applies – the total cost of the program.
  • A written notification of any cancellation or change is necessary to be sent to PRIVATE TOURS Greece.

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