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Hungarian Cooking Class and Market Hall Tour in Budapest

Product ID: 136322
Dive into Hungarian gastronomy by preparing a traditional 3-course meal with your local guide. After a 1-hour guided tour in the Central Market Hall, where you can discover Hungarian cuisine, you will head to the kitchen and put the knowledge to use.
About this activity
Duration: 4 hours
Starting time 9:00 AM
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Discover the best that Hungarian cuisine has to offer by taking a tour of the market hall with the guidance of your local chef
  • Get to know typical Hungarian ingredients and traditions by experiencing them
  • Experience local dishes by preparing them yourself, master all the tricks and have a traditional Hungarian lunch
Full description
Chefparade cooking school is a contemporary cosmopolitan cooking studio where you can master the basics of Hungarian cooking in a fun and interactive atmosphere. The hands-on courses give you the opportunity to cook and ask questions side-by-side with professional chefs. Learn about the basic ingredients and spices like paprika along with the best cooking practices so that you’ll be able to treat your family and friends with a fantastic Hungarian dinner in your home country.

The courses run in the morning, finishing with a lunch. If you wish, you can visit the famous Great Market Hall where you can learn about the market’s history and your chef will introduce you to basic Hungarian ingredients and buy them for the class.
  • 3-course lunch
  • Unlimited soft drinks, coffee and tea
  • A glass of wine with your lunch
  • Tasting ingredients at the market hall
  • Transfer from the market to the cooking school
  • Recipes to take home

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Fővám square, in front of the Burger King, just across the Central Market Hall.

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Important information
Know before you go
• If you have any dietary needs or restrictions please contact the tour operator and they will come up with a menu that suits your diet
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 / 5

based on 2 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    5 / 5
  • Organization
    4.5 / 5
  • Value for money
    5 / 5
  • Safety
    4.5 / 5
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Excellent Adventure!

It was amazing. We loved it. The guide/chef "Aggie" was very knowledgeable, friendly and fun. Clean and well stocked kitchen. Great organization and execution. Not rushed at all. Of course the lunch we made was delicious!

December 22, 2018

Great teacher.

July 2, 2018

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Cooking Budapest

Product ID: 136322