Cooking Classes in San Francisco CA


Updated: January 6, 2020

COOKING CLASSES > CALIFORNIA > SAN FRANCISCO

Looking for the best Cooking Classes in San Francisco CA? You can make a great night out of a cooking class by making it a date – cooking classes are perfect for couples to bond and get acquainted with each other while having fun over a glass of wine. Recreational cooking classes are laid back and are affordable for the value they create. Classes are filling up fast, so get signed up right now!



If you are looking at cooking classes for professional development, visit our culinary schools section – The restaurant and food industry will continue to fuel U.S. employment in the year ahead for the reason that it is the nation’s 2nd largest private sector employer. This year, restaurant sales will reach a record of $683 billion, a 3.6% improvement over the previous year. The restaurant industry will add jobs at a 2.8% pace increase, beating the 1.8% gain seen for the total U.S. employment.

San Francisco CA – 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.



Maison d'Alienor Workshops and Tours

774 40th Avenue
San Francisco, CA

12.46 miles away

Phone: (415)933-9799

"Culinary tour featuring cooking demonstrations, market days, French wine and cheese pairings, guided visits to historic & cultural sites. $3,495. Includes lodging, breakfasts, most dinners, local transport, entrance fees."





Mama Thai Cooking Club

39th Avenue Of The Palms Ave
San Francisco, CA

12.60 miles away

Phone: (415)572-3001





Chef Butterfield Personal Chef Service

3121 Vicente St
San Francisco, CA

12.83 miles away

Phone: (415)715-7037

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





Children's Channel, Inc.

Mill Valley, CA

12.96 miles away

Phone: (415)569-7275





Whole Foods - Mill Valley

414 Miller Ave
Mill Valley, CA

12.98 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. "





Scuola di Cucina

152 Shoreline Highway
Mill Valley, CA

13.19 miles away

Phone: (415)289-5777

"Hands-on classes feature restaurant-style dishes, professional tips & techniques. Specific techniques series available. $90/class"





Big City Chefs

221 24th Ave
San Francisco, CA

13.30 miles away

Phone: (866)321-2433





Recess Collective

2226 Taraval St
San Francisco, CA

13.30 miles away

Phone: (415)701-7529





Whole Foods - Blithedale

731 East Blithedale
Mill Valley, CA

13.69 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. "





Fresh Fig Cuisine

Sausalito, CA

14.03 miles away

Phone: (650)576-1325

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





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.