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Ella Rocks

# 36 Waterfall Road | Tunnel End, Uptown, Ella, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
+94 71 756 8049
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Best cooking class in Ella

We had the luck that everything was full but here. At first we were a little bit scared for that it... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Aron K
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Very nice cooking class

I had a very nice cooking class at Ella Rocks. The cook was warm, funny and good at telling stories... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Karen H
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7 Dishes at 5 pm in an hour & half. Dessert, Soup, Salad, Vege. & Meat Curries to Eat with Roti & Rice. "Go beyond" sauteing to temper. "Chase away" the devil at sundown. Balance & Blend 7 basic tastes with numerous flavors and aroma, flatten purple bread and toast without fat.
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  • Very good17%
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“a lot of fun” (2 reviews)
“curries” (2 reviews)
“cooking class” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 15:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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# 36 Waterfall Road | Tunnel End, Uptown, Ella, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
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+94 71 756 8049
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had the luck that everything was full but here. At first we were a little bit scared for that it could not be good, but we sincerely think this is the best cooking class in Ella. Lank speaks good english and tells nice stories,...More

Thank Aron K
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ecospace, Guest Relations Manager at Ella Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago
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Excellent ! ... Thank You Two. .... It was great working with you all participants to create the dishes for...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had a very nice cooking class at Ella Rocks. The cook was warm, funny and good at telling stories and jokes. We made great food and had the recepies on e-mail the same night. Only little thing would be a wish for a little...More

Thank Karen H
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ecospace, Guest Relations Manager at Ella Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

... Thank You ..... Excellent. ...... certainly more "Hands On" is available for those who ask for it ..... or the one's who apply themselves without 'being' shy .... absolutely less work for the Chef .... however, some processes couldn't quite be completely 'hands on'...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

I loved the health centred focus of this class. Food especially tasty (especially dhaal) and the host both kind and jovial. I would however, have liked a much more hands on experience, where each person prepares thei own meal.More

Thank Stefan Z
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ecospace, Guest Relations Manager at Ella Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Excellent !!! Thank you. Ayurveda is a traditional medicine and incorporated in the Sri Lankan food preparation because the 'Kitchen is responsible to "prevent Illness from the family & community."'. each person needs to know how, what, when & on what to prepare the food....More

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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend this cooking class, reasonable price. Plus! You are able to eat the delicious food you cooked. Magical evening, very informative, learning about zero waste in cooking & mixing flavours. We would come back & do it again! Just wonderful :)More

Thank Maddison F
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ecospace, Guest Relations Manager at Ella Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Excellent ! ... Thank You Two. ... Magical evenings are still possible when we get into the wavelengths of the Universe, universal energy, absolute zero waste, be exuberant, sing and share the joy, peace and freedom of our selves hah ? ..... Bon Voyages !!!!...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

The cooking class was great. We did a group cooking class, there was fresh ingredients and the kitchen/environment was very clean. Lank provided us with lots of education on the different ingredients we were using. He encouraged people to get hands on and participate or...More

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ecospace, Guest Relations Manager at Ella Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2018

Excellent ! .... Good to hear that you do appreciate after all the little preparation Lank & the Team put their efforts at creating the finest of health food as an alternative to what's available mostly as fast food around in any emerging town these...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our small cooking class today, had an opportunity to learn to cook amazing Sri Lankan dishes, we were really amazed by the sago (dessert). Definitely recommend it! You’ll be amazed how amazing this cuisine is and the amount of spices they use...More

Thank Aleksandra O
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ecospace, Guest Relations Manager at Ella Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2018

.... Yeah it was fun working with you to dish out the 'Health Food' using fresh herbs & spices. Thank you for your compliment. Good to know that some of you can in fact share your experiences with other travelers. Travel Safe ..... Bon Voyages...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

This was my best meal of many fantastic meals in Sri Lanka.... It is not only educational, fun and super informative.... it is prepared right there from scratch and it's beyond devine! Thanx for the receipes, we have made 2 of your curries here in...More

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ecospace, Guest Relations Manager at Ella Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

..... Excellent ! ...... Great to hear that some of us can reach certain wavelengths where not too many others wanna tread such paths .... or lack the synchronizing abilities, authenticity & genuine spontaneity to be themSELVES in human interactions, potential & endurance ......Cheers !...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2018

The owner performed the class with aid from a colleague. My husband and I had a great time. He was very friendly, prepared with education about cooking and flavors and had us doing just the right amount of hands on mixed with just the right...More

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ecospace, Public Relations Manager at Ella Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Certainly not the Owner of the restaurant but the Chef whose idea to conduct a Cookery Class at that former location. Thank you for your rating & blowing review. I moved the Class to a 'Quieter Place' on Waterfall Road near the Rail Tract on...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Myself and three friends booked the day before to take part in the cooking class. We were promised no more than 8 people would be taking the class at any one time in order to ensure everyone was involved, unfortunately we were mislead and were...More

1  Thank Zoe B
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ecospace, Public Relations Manager at Ella Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

I Lank, as the Chef, beg a 1000 apologies for the inconvenience caused by having had to work with 13 participants. I couldn't make a scene of refusing to conduct the class either, as the owner had overbooked the Class & it was a 'High...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Lank was our guide for the hike up to Ella Rock. We enjoyed every second of it and it was such a pleasure to talk to him and learn from his wide knowledge. We enjoyed it so much, that we decided to attend his cooking...More

1  Thank Sheryl F
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ecospace, Public Relations Manager at Ella Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thank You Two ! ... Bon Voyages ! ... By the way kindly let your friends know that I 'moved' from that Location due to it's Noise to a more resplendent location on Waterfall Road near the Rail tracts on the trail to 'Ella Rock'...More

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