a red bridge cooking class in hoi an Getting to know the cruises is a great way to understand the culture of the country. Vietnamese food is healthy, simple to cook and delicious and forms a large part of the culture. The Red Bridge Restaurant & Cooking School offers a daily, half-day cooking tour that introduces visitors to Vietnamese cuisine. Suitable for all travelers, the tour is a fun and interesting way to learn about local food. The program could be run from 2 learners. This tour gives you a hands-on lesson on how to shop and cook authentic Vietnamese food.

Tour Route: Set on coach morning cooking tour // Private afternoon cooking tour
Duration: Half-day
Date: Daily from 08:15 AM – 01:00 PM// 01:30 PM – 06:00 PM
Start/ End: Hoi An/ Hoi An
Tour Category: Hoi An tours
Tour Customizable: Definitely! (Tell us what you wish to do in the inquiry form)

Tour Highlights

  • Get real hands-on experience in the kitchen of the famous restaurant in Hoi An
  • Explore the bustling market in ancient town by yourself
  • Enjoy the scenic cruise on Hoi An River and have chances to snap beautiful shots
  • Gain useful cooking tips and authentic Vietnamese recipes
  • Discover the plate decoration with Vietnamese style
  • Feast on delicious meals you prepared yourself
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Met up at Hai Scout Café at 98, Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, enjoy a drink for a short time then we visit Hoi An colorful market to experience the amazing sights, sounds and aromas of this busy market. You will have the opportunity to interact with the local sellers and purchase some of the ingredients to be used in the cooking lesson later.

visit hoi an market before the cooking class

Board the Red Bridge boat for a leisurely cruise (25 minutes) along the Hoi An River to the Red Bridge Cooking School. This is a chance to view the local river life, so make sure your camera is handy.

see the sample before the cooking class in red bridge school

On arrival, explore the cooking school’s herb and vegetable garden before learning about some of Hoi An’s and Vietnam’s well-known dishes. The cooking lesson runs for about 2 hours – each dish is first demonstrated by the Red Bridge chefs before preparing the same dish yourselves. Included in the class is a brief introduction to Vietnamese food carving (plate decoration). After the lesson, sit down and eat exactly what you have cooked.

learn how to cook vietnamese dishes in red bridge cooking school

Recipes (our food contains no MSG):
1. Making fresh Rice paper
2. Fresh Rice Paper Rolls of Shrimp
3. Crispy Hoi An Pancakes with Shrimp, Herbs & a Peanut Sauce
4. Seafood Salad with mixed Vietnamese Herbs served in Half a Pineapple
5. Vietnamese Eggplant in Clay Pot
6. Food Decoration – Tomato Rose & Vietnamese Cucumber Hand Fan

* Lunch includes the above meals as well as:
Steamed Ocean Fish on a bed of Freshly Chopped Vegetables (not included in the demonstration)

* A vegetarian lunch can be provided on request.
Finish at approximately 1 pm – transfer back to central Hoi An.

What’s Included?

  • 1 free drink (non-alcoholic) at Hai Scout Café
  • Local English speaking guide/chef
  • Boat trip (weather permitting)
  • Cooking demonstration & lunch or dinner
  • All recipes and notes
  • Transfer from Red Bridge Cooking School to central Hoi An
  • No child prices

What’s Excluded?

  • Hotel in Hoi An
  • Transfer from hotel to Hai Scout Café
  • Own expenses