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Shiso Kitchen

374 Washington St, Somerville, MA 02143-3822
+1 617-999-9971
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Excellent hands-on learning experience

My husband and I took the bao class, and the owner Jess taught us not only the fundamentals of... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2017
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Incredible family evening cooking class!

My family went on our first trip to Boston this December and Shiso Kitchen was our first stop... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2016
Montgomery H
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
374 Washington St, Somerville, MA 02143-3822
+1 617-999-9971
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

My husband and I took the bao class, and the owner Jess taught us not only the fundamentals of cooking bao and all of the accompaniments, but the science of cooking as well as some knife skills. Her instructions were easy to follow. Jess is...More

Thank cpieper
Reviewed 27 December 2016

My family went on our first trip to Boston this December and Shiso Kitchen was our first stop! After reading all the amazing reviews, we had to try it out. We were beyond impressed. The kitchen is amazing, the learning and cooking experience is perfect...More

Thank Montgomery H
Reviewed 28 November 2016

I gifted my mom a cooking class at Shiso Kitchen and she picked the Provencal French Dinner to attend last week - we had the BEST time with Jess! From the minute we stepped into Shiso Kitchen, I immediately knew we were in for a...More

Thank Chloe L
Reviewed 24 November 2016

5 of us visited and thoroughly enjoyed the French (Coq au Vin) class/meal. Jess is the owner/chef/educator/hostess/everything. Her small storefront is well organized to accommodate the cooking class and then eat the final product. We all had differing degrees of cooking experience going in, but...More

Thank slinkie_dawg1
Reviewed 22 June 2016

I took a cooking class here about a year ago and had a great time. The owner provided us with a handout of the recipes and the whole class was able to participate in the making of the meal. It was information and she taught...More

Thank Alaina P
Jessica R, Owner at Shiso Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Hi Alaina, Thank you for your kind words about your experience last year at Shiso Kitchen. I am so sorry that I missed your e-mail correspondence. I went back through all of the archives, and could not find any e-mails from you this summer. Are...More

Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

We had a cooking party here last night with a group of eight friends. Jessica was phenomenal. She focuses on making the evening fun and relaxed while you learn and prepare the meal. We learned new recipes and cooking skills with the end result being...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 11 April 2015

I went here on Friday for a date night along with another couple. I can't start to tell you how much fun we had not to mention the cooking lesson and a great meal. We had herbed pork chops, saffron risotto,fresh salad with roasted vegetables...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 10 December 2014

Recently, my friend and I were tasked with planning a fun event for new hires at our at our company. Being young enough to be inexperienced at cooking, but old enough to appreciate quality food, we felt that a cooking class would be the perfect...More

Thank Charles V
Reviewed 7 December 2014

My husband planned a private event at Shiso for my 30th birthday, and it was by far the best birthday yet! I've been to a number of cooking classes in the past and not only was this by far the best, it was most delicious!...More

Thank Jocelyn D
Reviewed 13 October 2014

While visiting my daughter in Boston, we wanted to do something more fun and interactive than merely go out for dinner. She suggested a cooking class. The cooking class was a great idea - we had the benefit of eating out, not having to clean...More

Thank mribando
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