Market tour and cooking class with a French chef
Activities

Market tour and cooking class with a French chef

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 4 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Smaller group size gives you a personalized experience in good company
  • Savor local gourmet products with an included tasting
  • Meet the local producers and learn about their products
What to expect

Get ready to discover the tastes of France as you take part in a culinary experience discovering the French market culture and learning how to cook a delicious meal with a chef.

You'll meet your chef and head to their local market, filled with open-air stalls and fresh, local ingredients. As you peruse the rows of vendors with your chef, you'll discuss the French tradition of the market, and work together to pick out what you'll be making for lunch. At the end of your market visit, you'll travel with your chef to their nearby Parisian apartment.

With culinary experience ranging from classic restaurants to good old-fashioned home cooking, our chefs will offer you a fun and informative class. In this exciting and engaging experience, you'll learn how to enhance flavor in fresh, local produce. The chefs will demonstrate their excellent cooking skills gathered from years of experience. Familiar with cooking in restaurants and at home, the chefs will guide and support even participants with little culinary experience – so have no fear! The chef will share simple recipes with you which you can later make at home to impress your friends and family. And, of course, you'll finish the class by enjoying the meal you've just prepared! Bon appétit!

Read more
COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • What's included
    • Market visit
    • Three-course cooking class
    • Wine
    • Recipes
    What's not included
    • Gratuities (optional)
    • Hotel pickup and drop off
    Where

    The chef who will host you is chosen according to availability. You will receive his/her address after booking.

    Meeting point:
    Meet the chef directly at his/her home. make sure to be there on time!
    What to remember
    • Maximum participants: 8 people
    • Please note that part of the market may be closed during the French vacation (mostly in August and around New Year's Eve)
    • The chef who will host you is chosen according to availability. You will receive his/her address after booking
    • This class requires a minimum of 2 people in total to take place. If there are not enough participants on the date of your booking, you will be contacted with alternate dates; if none of the alternatives suit you, your reservation will be canceled and you will be refunded in full.
    Read more
    When

    Every day
    Departure at 9.15 am

    Read more
    Provider
    Meeting The French
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 2 days before the experience begins.

    You might also like

    Gluten-free and organic dessert cooking class
    Activities

    Gluten-free and organic dessert cooking class

    Create tasty French desserts that are organic and gluten-free with this 3-hour baking class!

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en 

    Guided bike tour along the Seine
    Activities

    Guided bike tour along the Seine

    Book a guided bike tour along the river Seine and discover the major highlights of Paris! From Notre Dame, the Eiffel Tower, the Conciergerie to the Louvre...

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en, fr, de 

    French macaron bakery class with kids
    Activities

    French macaron bakery class with kids

    Book a macarons cooking-class for kids at Galeries Lafayette ! Discover the secrets of baking macarons with our chef.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en 

    Paris city tour, Seine cruise and Eiffel Tower skip-the-line tickets
    Top seller
    Activities

    Paris city tour, Seine cruise and Eiffel Tower skip-the-line tickets

    See iconic Paris with Eiffel Tower priority tickets, luxury air-conditioned coach transport, a Seine cruise and a multilingual guide. A perfect introduction!

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en, it, fr, es, de, +5  pt, ru, ja, zh, ko

    Private guided tour of Orsay Museum
    Attractions & guided tours

    Private guided tour of Orsay Museum

    Book your 2-hour private guided tour of the Musée d'Orsay and learn more about the masters of the XIX century in Paris!

    Duration up to 2 hours
    Available in:

    en, it, fr 

    Dinner cruise on the river Seine
    Activities

    Dinner cruise on the river Seine

    Sail in a glassed-over boat for a 2.5-hours à-la-carte meal dinner cruise and enjoy an unforgettable dinner while discovering the secrets of Paris and its light.

    Duration 2 hours 30 minutes
    Available in:

    en, fr 

    Instant Confirmation
    Catacombs guided tour with skip-the-line ticket and access to restricted areas
    Attractions & guided tours

    Catacombs guided tour with skip-the-line ticket and access to restricted areas

    Get your skip-the-line tickets to the Catacombs of Paris and explore the mysterious labyrinth filled with skulls and bones of more than 6 million Parisians.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en 

    Disneyland® Paris 1-day tickets
    Top seller
    Tickets and events

    Disneyland® Paris 1-day tickets

    Book your tickets to Disneyland® Paris and Walt Disney Studios® to enjoy a magical day with your family and live in your own fairy tale.

    free cancellation
    Tour of Versailles Palace and Musical Gardens show
    Attractions & guided tours

    Tour of Versailles Palace and Musical Gardens show

    Discover the Palace of Versailles and its Gardens with your expert guide and check out the Fountain Show or Musical Gardens to make your day special.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en 

    Beer Bike Bar tour of Paris
    Activities

    Beer Bike Bar tour of Paris

    Book an unusual bike tour aboard the Beer Bike Bar and discover a different and lively visit in the streets of Paris with our experienced guide

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en, fr, es