Cooking class and tour of La Boquería market in Barcelona

Cooking class and tour of La Boquería market in Barcelona

Free cancellation
Language: English , Spanish
Availability: Every day except Sunday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 4 hours
Do this because
  • Enjoy a fun, participatory Mediterranean cooking class guided by a professional chef
  • Discover the culinary market La Boquería
  • Sample ten tapas from different cities in Spain and learn about their origins
  • Taste exquisite Spanish cooking in beautiful surroundings
What to expect

This dynamic Mediterranean cooking class is guided by a professional chef who will teach you about Spanish culinary traditions. Your tour will start at La Boquería Market, the largest public market in Barcelona, where the guide will tell you about the traditional foods and also the most popular Catalans products.

Next, you will head to the private home of a professional chef for a comprehensive, hands-on cooking class. You'll learn a variety of traditional Spanish recipes for dishes such as paella, patatas bravas, and several kinds of tapas. Taste as you go along, and listen as the chef explains how to use important regional ingredients such as olive oil, tomatoes, and herbs.

Before starting the cooking class, you will have the chance to try ten tapas from different cities in Spain, and the chef will give a brief explanation of the origins of each. During your lesson, you will learn how to make seafood paella, Spanish omelet and Catalan cream.

You will then be invited to our private lounge for a tasting menu of our cuisine accompanied by the finest wines, all served by waiters.

As an open workshop, up to 10 participants can attend so you are sure to meet interesting people.

Dynamic of the group:

  • It starts with a walk in Boqueria Market, located in Las Ramblas of Barcelona
  • You will be welcomed with snacks and drinks available while you cook
  • A brief introduction of the activities will be given
  • Every participant will have an apron, a table with space, with the materials, ingredients and food for cooking the meal
  • With the help of an assistant and chef, you will be given directions and explanations of the recipes
  • When the meal is done, participants will move to the dining area where you will sit at an imperial table to eat the prepared meal
  • It includes tasting 10 tapas
  • Event length: 4 hours approximately
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What's included
  • Tour of the La Boquería market
  • Tapas tasting
  • Cooking class
  • Lunch with drinks and coffee or tea included
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Unlimited beer, wine and soft drinks
  • Recipes
What's not included
  • Gratuities (optional)

Just Royal Bcn, Plaza Real 3, 1º, 08002 Barcelona

Meeting point:

Enter by buzzing doorbell Just Royal Bcn. Located in the Las Ramblas of Barcelona, next door to GLACIAR coffee shop.

  • 10.00am

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Just Royal BCN
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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