We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Opera in The Kitchen- MOVED

Review Highlights

Beautiful place, nice cooking lesson, nice people, relaxing, delicious aperitivo and great... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2017
Claudia L
via mobile
Great experience and people

I enjoyed this experience in the luxury athmosphere of the Castri Hotel in Florence. The chef has... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2017
Emilio L
via mobile
Read all 19 reviews
All photos (49)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good5%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“the kitchen”(3 reviews)
“opera”(5 reviews)
“experience”(4 reviews)
In the Italian countryside, immersed in the nature, you will learn to cook typical dishes using genuine Italian methods, savouring the authenticity of traditions, accompanied by the beautiful sounds of the best Arias of Italian Opera. Sight, smell...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Via Vecchia di Cercina, 2 | San Casciano Val di Pesa, 50055 Sesto Fiorentino, Italy
+39 327 578 5199
Reviews (19)
Filter reviews
10 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews the kitchen opera experience garden chef vegetables tuscany
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 10 reviews
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely evening spent learning how to make pasta and other dishes. I have asked a couple of times for a particular recipe but not had a response I would have given 5/5 but have had no acknowledgement of contact.

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We spent a lovely evening in the Tuscany countryside beginning with picking vegetables out of the garden and enjoying them for dinner. Dinner started with Panzanella and prosciutto with melon followed by farmhouse special pasta with meat or vegetable sauce. We took our own bottle...More

Thank Jane C
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place, nice cooking lesson, nice people, relaxing, delicious aperitivo and great musicians who presented beautiful arias of the Italian opera! An exceptional event package!

Thank Claudia L
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed this experience in the luxury athmosphere of the Castri Hotel in Florence. The chef has been nice with us and we prepared Puglian pizza, cocholate cupcakes and other italian stuff; the people in the group was enjoyable and friendly ! The best is...More

Thank Emilio L
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had an amazing evening picking vegetables from the garden, and being guided by a patient chef as we prepared traditional Italian dishes. The end result was an amazing dinner, wine, and dessert. We listened to church bells ringing throughout the mountains...More

Thank Christopher M
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We had an awesome experience with opera in the kitchen. Everyone was so friendly and the food was delicious. The views of the Tuscan hills are unbelievable.

Thank 266aswinm
Reviewed 26 May 2017

A jaw-dropping sunset on the scene of Tuscany's most beautiful countryside. Lucrezia is a fantastic host, and i think this is key to a very high-standard experience. So amazing to choose my own products from the garden and get cooking from scratch! And very rewarding...More

Thank Alessandro R
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing hospitality and service! Cooking class was great experience, we did it ourself!! Opera was over the top... goosebumps!!!

Thank TravelPippo
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Amazing experience for me and my wife with Opera in the Kitchen. We enjoyed a lot the organization, the beautiful atmosphere, the excellent food and the wonderful music. Congrats for your great idea! Hope to do it again :)

Thank andreasorge
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I have been here with my husband in April. The food was amazing and the place is wonderful. Vegetables from the garden and fresh eggs. Cristina is a lovely women and she cooks according to the old traditions. Tasty food, drinks and delicious dessert served...More

Thank Caterina S
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 nearby hotels
Hotel Montemorello
6 reviews
1.11 miles away
Villa Le Rondini
488 reviews
2.48 miles away
Villa I Cancelli
22 reviews
2.68 miles away
Hotel Mugello
19 reviews
2.78 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 134 nearby restaurants
Trattoria Piccolo Trianon
166 reviews
.33 miles away
Agriturismo Cercina Vecchia Restaurant
72 reviews
.08 miles away
Trattoria I Ricchi
258 reviews
.10 miles away
29 reviews
.94 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 27 nearby attractions
Pieve di Sant'Andrea a Cercina
39 reviews
.99 miles away
Parco Avventura Il Gigante
198 reviews
1.73 miles away
Tomba Etrusca "La Montagnola"
18 reviews
2.71 miles away
Biblioteca Ernesto Ragionieri
10 reviews
2.71 miles away