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Address: 2094 Caminito Capa, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-5705
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+1 858-752-4980

Nestled atop Mt Soledad, in beautiful San Diego, Lajollacooks4u offers a...

Nestled atop Mt Soledad, in beautiful San Diego, Lajollacooks4u offers a very unique hands-on, gourmet cooking and dining experience. Founded in 2008, Lajollacooks4u has experienced tremendous growth and success with major corporations and guests from all over the world! With our very own indoor and outdoor kitchen, organic vegetable and herb garden and spectacular views, Lajollacooks4u is the perfect venue for corporate team-building, large group cooking demonstrations, special occasions, lunches and dinners and for those who simply love to cook! Lajollacooks4u offers a variety of packages including our one-of-a kind Farmer’s Market and Foodie Tours, Weekend Culinary Adventures and hands-on gourmet cooking classes. All our classes are customizes for each group and include a fabulous sit-down gourmet meal, complete with wine pairing. Come see for yourself why Lajollacooks4u has been rated the #1 attraction in La Jolla for over 3 consecutive years!! We specialize in California-influenced cuisine.

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Highlight of our family trip!

Jodi is so talented! The food we cooked was amazing. She was such a wonderful host and taught the 6 of us some wonderful skills. My boyfriend and I have already made some of her... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Pittstown, New Jersey
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Pittstown, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Jodi is so talented! The food we cooked was amazing. She was such a wonderful host and taught the 6 of us some wonderful skills. My boyfriend and I have already made some of her recipes (the eggplant rollups are one of our favorites)! We highly recommend taking this class with Jodi. She will not disappoint!!

Thank wirtherica93
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Jodi made our visit to her Lajolla kitchen the most treasured memory from our trip to San Diego! The cooking class was fun, inventive and loaded with family bonding. My husband and I attended this cooking class with four, 20 something adults. So much fun! Simply a must do. My kids have already each tried a recipe from Jodi's cookbook... More 

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San Francisco, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had 18 people, ages 6 months to 80 years in Jodi's home. Jodi was an exquisite hostess--everyone was looked after, The table was a banquet table set as fine as any I have seen. The food was fantastic, the menu chosen with Jodi's input. We had the choice of music and very happily said "no music--we want to talk... More 

Thank rsandler2017
Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Jodi helped me plan a delicious dinner and hosted a wonderful event to celebrate my father's 80th birthday. There were 18 of us attending, and Jodi thought of every detail, including a quiet space for my babies to go to sleep. Thanks so much for organizing and hosting such a beautiful event Jodi, it was just lovely to see the... More 

Thank JuliaW214
San Diego, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

What a unique, fun surprise for my wife and some friends.... Jodi did a tremendous job helping me plan a complete night event... We had all age groups and everyone enjoyed every part of the evening from the sunset to cooking to eating a delicious meal ... the perfect evening ... Thanks Jodi ... The Bellowe Family

Thank Gary B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

I got to participate in the cooking class along with my coworkers and everyone had such a great time! from the beginning watching the sunset to the end of the night chatting around the table over some wine. Everyone gets involved and can get very competitive. The food we made was so delicious, Jodi and her team were such great... More 

Thank Mayra C
chefjodi, Owner at Lajollacooks4u, responded to this review

Thank you Mayra.It was such a pleasure hosting your team. Everyone was engaged and seemed to enjoy themselves. I am so glad you are enjoying the cookbook as well. We hope to see you all back in our kitchen soon. Happy Holidays! Chef Jodi More 

Clarkston, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

My friend Julie and I got the opportunity to take a cooking class with Jodi and it was wonderful. It was hands on and she walked us through selecting a menu of recipes that were not overwhelming or difficult to make. She was loads of fun and opened up her home and heart to us wacky two ladies from Detroit!... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Jodi, Thank you for the cooking lesson and fun time. Your recipes are unique and easy for me to follow. We had a wonderful time and yummy food and drink.

Thank JD12347
San Diego, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Jodi Abel is a creative and innovative cook book author who shared her delicious recipes with the San Diego Jewish Book Fair on three separate events. She came up with fantastic them-based foods to accompany two happy hours and also took part in a Local Author's Lounge. Her book, California Cuisine, was a sell-out at the event and should be... More 

Thank jodirudick
chefjodi, Owner at Lajollacooks4u, responded to this review

Thank you Jodi. It was my honor and greatest pleasure to be apart of the Book Fair. I can't tell how much I appreciate it. Now you must come cook with me in kitchen soon! Warm Regards, Jodi More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Jodi and her team transformed our group of engineers, salespeople, marketing staff, and management team into a collaborative and silly group of friends for the 4 hours that we were invited into her home. We were in search of a team building activity that would not only allow us to get our hands dirty and do something ourselves (as opposed... More 

Thank Delkin D
chefjodi, Owner at Lajollacooks4u, responded to this review

Thank you so much Anna. Your team was aboslutely fabulous and so engaged. I am so glad everyone had a wonderful time and that the event was everything you hoped it would be. I hope to have you all back in my kitchen very soon. Thanks so much again. More 

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