Cooking Classes in New York NY

Updated: January 10, 2022


Looking for the top Cooking Classes in New York NY? Cooking classes are great for individual development. An individual’s ability to cook a meal not only offers self-satisfying benefits, but it also brings joy to those around you. Classes are being filled up fast, so get registered today!

If you are looking at cooking classes for professional development, visit our culinary schools section – A cook or any other culinary arts professional can acquire certification that demonstrates to an employer that she / he has achieved a particular level of culinary proficiency. In addition to certification, classroom and hand-on instruction, one also needs certain soft skills, or personal qualities, to succeed in this area.

New York NY – Best Cooking Classes

Please Note: Some listings include personal chefs and catering services that typically offer custom, private cooking classes - please discuss on a case-by-case basis with the chef.

Basil & Barbells, Inc.

340 W. 28th Street
New York, NY

0.12 miles away

Phone: (888)205-1933

Culinary Tech Center

460 West 34th Street
New York, NY

0.29 miles away

Phone: (646)559-8551

What's in Your Cupboards

130 W 29th St Fl 10
New York, NY

0.34 miles away

Phone: (212)481-8550

"Even NYC's professional cooking schools have adopted our model... but they haven't replaced their clinical feeling, fluorescent lighting or soft rock playlist. Leave the office behind and come cook with us in one of our beautiful and unique NYC lofts where a recreational culinary class will suddenly seem like a special event."

Whole Foods - Chelsea

250 7th Ave
New York, NY

0.35 miles away

Phone: (512)542-0878

"While most Whole Foods location offer fun, recreational cooking classes for all levels, some locations don't have classes at this time; contact your store for more info. "

Agapo Enterprises

252 7th Ave
New York, NY

0.36 miles away

Phone: (212)221-0212

"Offers personal chef services with possible private cooking lessons."

Giuliano Bugialli's Cooking in Florence

252 Seventh Ave. #7R
New York, NY

0.36 miles away

Phone: (646)638-0883

"1-wk hands-on vacation programs $4,000 includes most meals, planned excursions, & first class or superior hotel lodging in central Florence"

De Gustibus Cooking School

151 W 34th St
New York, NY

0.38 miles away

Phone: (212)239-1652

Whole Life with Jin

888 Avenue Of The Americas
New York, NY

0.39 miles away

Phone: (917)279-3784


134 W 26th St
New York, NY

0.39 miles away

Phone: (212)924-4088

"Offers personal chef services with possible private cooking lessons."

Taste Buds Kitchen NYC

109 W 27th St Fl 10
New York, NY

0.40 miles away

Phone: (212)242-2248

"Taste Buds Kitchen's mission is to be the top culinary entertainment experience for kids, families and adults by engaging and delighting our budding chefs in the kitchen. We support kids, families and food and strive to create a lifestyle around connecting, learning and growing in the culinary playground of the kitchen. Learn, laugh, cook."

American Gourmet Food

831 Avenue Of The Americas
New York, NY

0.40 miles away

Phone: (212)868-9790

"Offers personal chef services with possible private cooking lessons."

Artisanal Cheese Center

500 W. 37th St.
New York, NY

0.42 miles away

Phone: (877)797-1200

"Cheese appreciation classes, tastings & lectures. $75/evening class, $1,200/master class intensive"

Speakitaly NYC

49 West 28th St
New York, NY

0.46 miles away

Phone: (212)603-9685

"Speakitaly offers classes for every level & taste, for privates or groups."

Gourmet Attitude

483 10th Ave Rm 420
New York, NY

0.47 miles away

Phone: (212)663-1683

"Offers personal chef services with possible private cooking lessons."

Artisanal Premium Cheese Center

483 10th Avenue #200
New York, NY

0.47 miles away

Phone: (212)871-3144

"Cheese classes & seminars that cover such topics as milk types, cheesemaking, affinage, appreciation, proper storage & care, service & handling, tastings, wine pairings. $75-$900"

There is a wide range of recreational cooking classes being offered. Be sure to call and check calendars to see what cooking lessons are being offered at the time.

Baking Classes & Cake Decorating

Some classes specialize around baking lessons, including cooking and cake decorating, as well as full baking instruction. Highly popular around the holiday season and excellent for kids when it comes to cookie decorating.

Couples Cooking Classes

Many cooking classes center around adults and create an intimate environment which is perfect for date night. Cooking classes for couples often pair the perfect meal with wine and a more romantic scene.

Cooking Classes for Kids

Kids absolutely love cooking classes. It's an excellent way for them to develop new skills and feel proud of their food creations. You can use this time to bond with your kids or simply create an event for your kids to enjoy with their friends. Specific classes exist for kids so be on the lookout for those near you.

Private Cooking Classes

Our listings of cooking classes include private / personal chefs who typically offer cooking lessons in private. This is ideal if you want a more private, hands-on approach while avoiding the crowds of larger public cooking classes. You can also coordinate with your friends to break up the higher cost, while combining the event into a private dinner & a cooking lesson. This option also offers much greater flexibility and variety in skills taught and food options.