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Zadar: Market Tour and Cooking Class

Product ID: 162186
Explore the history and culture of Zadar through its food on an amazing tour of the market. Then, take part in a cooking class and get help from a professional chef to prepare a traditional meal of your choice.
About this activity
Duration: 5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Host or greeter
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Marvel at the fresh produce on display at a local market in Zadar
  • Sample fresh food as you select your ingredients
  • Take part in a cooking class to prepare a traditional meal from Dalmatia
  • Taste homemade grappa and local wine
  • Enjoy a sit down meal of your own making
Full description
Learn more about the food of Dalmatia during a market tour and cooking class in Zadar. Hear how the local cuisine has been enriched by its years as an important trading post during the days of the Venetian Republic.

Start with a coffee at the beautiful Café Lovre, located in a former Romanesque church on People's Square. Chat with your guide about what you would like to have for lunch or supper, and get some tips about traditional meals to give you inspiration. Then, head to the market to shop for all the ingredients you will need.

Marvel at the fresh produce on display and mix with the locals as they buy and sell goods. Then, take part in a cooking class to prepare your own meal. Avail of the services of a chef who will show you some special techniques and tell you all the secrets of Dalmatian cuisine.

Sit down to enjoy the fruits of your labor at the end of your amazing experience.
  • Coffee at Café Lovre
  • Licensed guide
  • Fresh ingredients from the market to prepare a traditional lunch
  • Food sampling at the local market
  • Welcome drink
  • Chef assistance in the kitchen
  • Water
  • Glass of wine
  • Meal you prepare yourself with the assistance of the chef
What’s Not Included
  • Additional beverages

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet at Café Lovre, People's Square, Zadar.

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Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 / 5

based on 6 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    5 / 5
  • Organization
    5 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.5 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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This was SUCH a great experience. Martina the chef and everyone involved was SO nice and welcoming and helped us have a wonderful time! I also forgot to tell them I was vegetarian and they adapted a recipe for me.

October 29, 2019

The guide and chef were very friendly and informative. I really enjoyed our trip to the market and the entire cooking experience. The setting was fresh and clean and the food was delicious! Highly recommend!

October 26, 2019


Nada made this an even more special event. Great tour, wonderful conversation, excellent food. Truly a very nice experience!

June 8, 2019

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Product ID: 162186