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Learn to Cook in a Local Home: A Taste of the Greek Islands in Athens

Athens, Greece
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3 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

This is a unique opportunity to learn to cook regional Greek dishes with a local in her Athens apartment. Fotini is your warm and passionate host for a hands-on cooking experience focusing on dishes and ingredients that come from the Greek Islands. When she's not cooking, Fotini is an economist, MBA lecturer, writer and independent journalist. She started cooking and experimenting with recipes when she was a university student and discovered a deep appreciation of the various regional cooking styles of the Greek Islands, each featuring special herbs, cheeses or other ingredients that are unique to the locale. Fotini loves to meet people and is passionate about sharing dishes from the Greek Islands with her guests. As Fotini says, meals in Greece are a way to celebrate with guests over great discussion and music!

Join Fotini to learn about homecooking the Greek way and taste traditional dishes that you may not find in restaurants.

What's Included

  • Private Greek cooking class with your host Fotini
  • Beverages
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Gratuities
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What To Expect

Fotini lives with her husband and their beloved dog in an antique and plant-filled apartment in southern Athens. Fotini's husband, originally from the beautiful island of Corfu, is also a skilled cook and together they will welcome you into their home. While you sip a welcome drink, Fotini will tell you about Greek cuisine, considered one of the healthiest diets in the world owing to heavy use of fresh vegetables, Greek olive oil and cheeses, as well as the regional differences that flavor each

The Location

Where To Go

Athens, Athens, Attica


Athens, Greece

Return details

Returns to original departure point


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Written Reviews (2)

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We had a great time...

James S

We had a great time cooking with Fotini. Some of the stuff was pre-made (dessert), but most of it was made from scratch with fresh meat and vegetables. My spouse and I are decent cooks to begin with, so we were pretty adept, but the class would have

Fotini made us feel right...

glanderm | Jul 2019

Fotini made us feel right at home from the very moment we entered her home. The food we prepared together was delicious, and her recipes were very simple and easy to follow. Highly recommended!

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Not wheelchair accessible

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 3 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.


Learn to Cook in a Local Home: A Taste of the Greek Islands in Athens

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