The Local Epicurean

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1,077 Ratings

It was a perfect gift! My sister and I enjoyed this together!
Kari B. · 8 hours ago
Very nice and information
Nicole W. · October 7, 2017
Food was fabulous, staff was great, and what a neat shop! Definitely going to be back.
Meghan D. · September 24, 2017

What You'll Get


Being a culinary wizard is far preferable to being an actual wizard, especially now that they’re all property of the British government. Make mealtime magic with this Groupon.

The Deal

  • $59 for a pasta-making class for two with a take-home dinner ($118 Value)

Pupils master the art of making pasta the ancient Roman way, mixing all of the ingredients by hand on a countertop instead of using a bowl. Once they’ve made the dough, they can choose from a variety of pasta styles to craft their take-home meals, including filled ravioli. While they prepare the pasta, students sample a prepared appetizer and sip organic beverages. Students bring home one shared package of raw pasta, enough for a meal for four people. Classes are offered seven days a week between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.

The Fine Print


Promotional value expires Jun 18, 2014. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 5 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Reservation required. In-store only. Classes based on attendance of 12 guests. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About The Local Epicurean


At The Local Epicurean, owner Ryan Raredon, who has been profiled in the Grand Rapids Press, began pasta-making as a hobby. But his handmade pastas and seasonings soon became so popular at local farmers’ markets that he was inspired to open his own store. Beyond pasta, today the space is filled with fine infused oils, cheeses, breads, and other sundries that make customers' pasta feasts all the more special.

But the store is more than just a point of sale for artisanal foods. A chocolate lounge area is filled with selections of cocoa-based confections and organic coffees and teas where guests can sit and peacefully sip. There's even a space for classes where students meet to learn the fine art of pasta-making, with pasta flavors varying based on seasonality and the commands of a magic 8 ball.

By purchasing this deal you'll unlock points which can be spent on discounts and rewards. Every 5,000 points can be redeemed for $5 Off your next purchase.