Best cooking classes in Vancouver

By Vancity Buzz

  • The Dirty Apron Cooking School

    The Dirty Apron's hands-on classes cover anything from the basics to themed courses focused on meat or seafood, or regional cuisine.

  • Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts

    On the weekends, the Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts (PICA) makes way for the home cooks with their hands-on Saturday technique classes and their fun Friday evening Cook! and the City classes.

  • Cook Culture

    Cook Culture not only stocks a range of kitchen supplies, but it also runs a variety of cooking workshops in both Vancouver, at the Lonsdale location, and in Victoria.

  • Barbara-Jo’s Books to Cooks

    Hosting a spectrum of culinary voices, Books to Cooks‘ Sunday Social Suppers and chef-author visits afford food lovers the opportunity to sit down and savour the words and the food.

  • Gourmet Warehouse

    Gourmet Warehouse offers hands-on and demonstration-style courses in a variety of skill and age levels, for amateurs and experts alike. 

  • Northwest Culinary Academy of Vancouver

    While the Northwest Culinary Academy attracts those aspiring to have careers in the food industry, they also offer a set of “Enthusiast” classes aimed at teaching the home cook

  • The Perky Parsnip

    Priding itself on presenting healthy home cooking classes, The Perky Parsnip has a designed a range of workshops, where new skills in the kitchen are learnt by creating healthy, organic, and nutrient-rich dishes.

  • Homestead Junction

    In addition to providing customers with an assortment of tools to make things from scratch with, the locale also offers a list of unique and hands-on cooking workshops.

  • The Uncommon Café

    In addition to serving a range of casual eats, The Uncommon Café hosts a variety of cooking classes, led by the talented Valentine Kitamura, owner of Tartine & Maple.

  • Quince

    Vancouver’s Quince has a cooking class for just about any occasion or kitchen skill.

  • Pastry Training Centre of Vancouver

    If breads, cakes, and pastries are more your culinary cup of tea, head to the Pastry Training Centre of Vancouver.