Local Classes

Cooking Classes in Portland

In the beautiful city of Portland, cooking classes are an excellent way to have fun with friends and family or just make new friends and be adventurous. Whether you’re looking for a hands-on cooking school or just a fun date night, there are several cooking classes available in Portland.

Hipcooks Portland

3808 N Williams; Suite 120 Portland, OR 97227

This company is about demystifying culinary techniques to make it approachable. The interest is in you having fun and developing the skill and confidence you need to go into your kitchen and create the best meals. Imagine a cooking class without recipes or measurements, but just fun and freedom of exploration. That’s what hipcooks stands for. 

There are over 50 classes available to choose from, ranging from private classes to Italian, Argentinan, Winter, Soups, Salad, Asian fusion, Gluten Free, and Summer infusion, just to mention a few. There is a lot to try out and varieties to learn. Knifing skills, vegetarian, and dairy classes are not left out.

Average cost: $75 per person


2627 SE Clinton Street, Portland, OR, 97202

Cookshop has classes for both adults and kids. Super cool! Right? This cooking class company doesn’t leave out the kids. It is a place that supports young cooks who aspire to make authentic food while fostering friendships. With top-notch instructors, you can’t go wrong.

There are over 40 classes available at Cookshop. These classes include Handmade Pasta, Weekend Bread workshop, food photography and social media, culture club, La Reinita class for adults, and summer camp classes for the kids.

Average cost: Programs vary, but typically $100+ per person

Sur la table Portland

1102 NW Couch St, Portland, OR 97209

Sur la table, besides selling kitchen utensils and products, has a cooking class that has stood the test of time. Though they started at their Berkeley store in 1997, they have grown to be significant with stores in multiple places. For Sur la table and its tutors, it is about having fun, storing up memories, and having a reason to gather.

Cooking classes at Sur la table include kids and teens summer series, in-store classes and series.

Average cost: $59-69 per person


121 Southwest Salmon Street, 11th Floor, Portland, OR, 97204

This is a cooking class where you can pick cuisines of your choice from favorites to trying out of the box menus. Meeting brilliant instructors to teach you excellent culinary skills and allow you savor new flavors that would tickle your taste buds can be a breath of fresh air, especially when you can make new friends, come with your spouse on a date or just have fun while learning something new.

Cooking classes include but are not limited to mastering French Macarons, How to host a Sushi party, introduction to international flavor, Italian favorites from scratch, Vegan comfort food, and Colorful curries of Asia.

Average cost: $65-100 per person


13775 NE Eugene Street, Portland, OR 97230

Fuasian hands-on Asian cooking class is an exciting class to enroll for. It is a place to excite the senses with savory meals. As the name implies, this class exposes your adventurous minds to the Asian culinary.

The cooking classes available include; three-course Thai cooking class, four-course Asian class, and Vietnamese pho class.

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