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Cookistan Istanbul Cooking Classes

Yunus Bey Sokak No:32/A Pangalti, Istanbul 34375, Turkey
+90 535 574 50 10
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exceptional experience

We visited Istanbul for a short trim for my Birthday, we searched for different thing to do as a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Mohd F
Well organised, professional and a lot of fun

We had a great evening with the team at Cookistan and cooked some really tasty food which we have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alan G
Perth, Australia
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Yunus Bey Sokak No:32/A Pangalti, Istanbul 34375, Turkey
+90 535 574 50 10
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited Istanbul for a short trim for my Birthday, we searched for different thing to do as a couple, this was the ideal thing to do, Aysin (the chef) met us on the street, took us for a tour in the neighbour to introduce...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great evening with the team at Cookistan and cooked some really tasty food which we have continued to cook as we travel around in our campervan. The walk around part of the city was really informative as we learned a lot about...More

Thank Alan G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this cooking class at one of the last days in Istanbul. And we only regreted that we haven't done it on our first days here! It was such a cool experience! Before the cooking class, we visited some small authentic Istanbul shops in...More

Thank Anna_Djc
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our day with Aysin, she was the perfect host! Starting with a walk around the local area is the perfect way to learn about the culture and tradition of the Turkish people. Aysin's house is very welcoming and she made us feel...More

Thank Fi08
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

This was an absolute pleasure from start to finish. Aysin is the perfect hostess - warm, engaging and an excellent cook. She chose good, hearty and simple food for us to cook, so we left feeling confident we can throw ourselves into Anatolian cooking! Her...More

1  Thank w0rldlywise
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Where to start? This was not only the best experience I had in Istanbul, but the best cooking class I have taken in other city away from home. I feel so lucky to have met Aysın and her sister Aysun. Aysin is pure reflection of...More

1  Thank anaurena16
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We cannot express how amazing this evening was! My daughter and I went together and I am not an avid cook like she is but the way the evening was presented made me feel passionate about cooking even if it was only for one night!...More

Thank Barbara F
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Great evening! We startet together with a couple from Saudi Arabia on its honney moon trip with the interesting trip trough the neighborhood of Aysin. She presented to us some tipical street food points of Istanbul, local bakery, grocery, butcher and many others explaining also...More

1  Thank Piotr_MM
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Four friends, three from Australia and one from England met up with another two ladies from Canada. Aysin took us around her community and we met many of her local shopkeepers and learnt about their traditions and history. We then proceeded to her beautiful home...More

1  Thank Sue B
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We had a wonderful evening! Ayşın started by taking us on an incredible tour of her neighborhood -- complete with visits to a butcher shop, local charcuterie, artichoke shop, and local bread store. We then were invited into her home for a fabulous 6 course...More

Thank alefevre
For much of Istanbul’s history, Sisli and the area
just north of Taksim Square were open countryside used
mostly as hunting grounds. These days, Sisli and its
chic streets are considered the very heart of
contemporary Istanbuli life, where an epicenter of
fashion and a thriving business district meet to
create an expressly “downtown” feel. Though largely a
residential neighborhood, luxury hotels, fine dining
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Sultan A
14 October 2016|
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18 October 2015|
Response from Mohd F |
USD 110, it takes 5 hrs apprx.
3 August 2015|
Response from Mohd F |
5 hrs