San Diego is known for its international cuisine – you wouldn’t expect anything less from “America’s Finest City”. Cooking classes are a good way to meet people, learn new skills, and take advantage of this city’s fantastic foodie fare. From delicious bread to aromatic Thai food, browse our range of affordable cooking classes across the city and reserve a place for you or a partner.
The outdoor area set up was magical! We loved the attention the staff gave us in showing us how to make the different recipes. Food was amazing!
What an amazing and fun experience! We gained a few culinary skills from an expert chef and had fun socializing.
It was a hands-on, amazing experience! Our instructor was great - full of energy, easy to talk to and he was very well prepared for the activity! I will come back!
Before you put on your apron and fire up the oven, make sure you select the right course for you by reading our handy FAQs on cooking classes in San Diego. For further information on how to sign up for your deal and use it, check out the Groupon Manual.
A San Diego cooking class for one will usually cost between $70–$90 per lesson. It really depends on the type of cuisine you want to learn about and the class you choose. Factors that can influence the cost will include the:
Some culinary classes also provide added extras. For example, a lot of couples cooking classes in San Diego come with a glass of wine to add to the whole “date-night” feel, which can take the price to over $100. Remember, with our deals you can save up to 70%.
Most cooking classes are led in person, so you'll go along to a professional kitchen or classroom to learn. But many classes also take place online, so you can join from the comfort of your own kitchen.
Some of the main differences include:
|Ingredients provided||Ingredients not included|
|Held in a restaurant or commercial kitchen||Held on a device at home|
|Professional instructor on hand||Virtual professional chef|
|Step by step instructions||Live demonstrations and instructions|
|No cooking experience needed||No cooking experience needed|
CocuSocial is known as one of the best cooking schools in the US, with four locations here in San Diego. In its classes, chefs teach you how to cook and prepare dishes from around the world.
At CocuSocial, you'll cook your own meal, then sit down to eat and socialize with your classmates. Here's just a sample of its culinary classes available in San Diego:
Don't forget to reserve with Groupon to enjoy a discount of up to 70% on your cooking class.
A cooking class can be a great date idea for you and your significant other. You'll get to learn something new together and can enjoy a romantic meal afterwards. Plus, you can re-create the moment at home anytime you want.
Some of our top deals for couples cooking classes in San Diego are:
Check out our guide for even more affordable date ideas for every occasion.