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French Dining School

Open Now: 10:00 - 14:00, 17:00 - 22:00
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French Dining School is a unique cooking school located in the medieval village of Kerrouet in central Brittany.The school is focused on gourmet quality French and modern Europen cuisine. Students are encouraged to get actively involved in all areas...more
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Kerrouet House, 22330 Saint-Goueno, France
+33 2 96 34 43 81
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This five day course is an amazing experience. Regardless of your level of cooking ability you will learn such a lot. Poul is a Michelin trained chef and is not only an amazing, knowledgeable chef but an amazing man. He has a wonderful sense of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Learning from a Michelin trained chef is a life experience I won’t forget. My husband and I came to learn and we gained far more. We are experienced cooks and find it difficult to find a course we can learn from. During the week we...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2018

Our friends joined us to attend the Dining School at Kerrouet House for 5 days of preparing, dining and of course enjoying wine. Our first meal was prepared for us by Chef Poul and gave us a pre-view of delicious dishes we would learn to...More

Thank Smwinc4
Reviewed 20 May 2018

This is for people who really want to learn cooking in the French-style. It's not half-cooking and half-touring.... it's ALL cooking, laughing, learning and, as the name implies, DINING! Former restauranteur Chef Poal is focused on the total food experience. His students come away knowing...More

1  Thank Tommi H
Reviewed 1 February 2018

I originally met Chelsea Poul and Niall at a cozy restaurant in Ireland several years ago. I did not know at that moment in time I would be sleeping in a lovely French stone cottage and stepping across the road into the kitchen that would...More

Thank Francine O
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

I attended the course over New Year’s holiday. Poul is a wonderful teacher and chef. I learnt a lot and enjoyed delicious food. Not only you will learn to cook, enjoy superb food but also you will be entertained in a charming holiday house in...More

2  Thank fateme2016
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We enjoyed a memorable week with Poul and Niall at Kerrouet earlier this year. We are not accomplished chefs, rather novice cooks in fact, but the beauty of this course is that it caters to all levels of expertise. Poul is a wonderful chef with...More

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We absolutely loved this course. Poul & Niall are excellent hosts who make you feel very welcome and relaxed as soon as you arrive. We have learnt so much from Poul who is an excellent chef and teacher; it's so wonderful to find someone with...More

Thank Norman H
FrenchDiningSchool, Owner at French Dining School, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Thank you Norman - the pleasure was ours!

Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

I am an amateur culinary enthusiast and finally decided to take a more formal culinary course to hone my skills. I also wanted to get some advice from a real chef, so this was my first foray into the world of culinary institutions and I...More

3  Thank Jamin G
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I attended the French Dinning School in Nov. , 2016. It was such a wonderful experience. I learned a lot in a warm, caring, laided back setting. Poul is a great teachers, gifted chef, and delightful person. His partner Nilles added so much to the...More

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