Faq

Cooking Lisbon answer to the main frequented asked questions that we receive through email or phone. If none of this questions and answers helps you, if you dont find any answer to your question, feel free to email us or submit a form through contacts page.

FAQ

1. How do i register for class?
You can register your class through Booking page.
If you want to register for aWalking and Cultural Food Tour, you can book on the page of the services.

2. What is the price of the classes?
The price of each class is always mention on the service page info.

3. Where is Cooking Lisbon located?
Rua Cidade de Liverpool , 16 D – Lisbon | 50 metres distance from Anjos metro station, green line of the metro network. (Check on Contact us page).

4. Can i go to Cooking Lisbon using Public transportation?
Yes you can!
Metro / Underground : Stations – Anjos (North Entrance – Green Line) , direction Rua Cidade de Liverpool 16D – Lisbon
Bus : They stop at Av. Almirante Reis.
Taxi : Tell to the Taxi Driver to go to Rua Cidade de Liverpool, 16D (Anjos Civil Parish).

5. When are your classes?
Each class has a different scheadule to start. Check the class you are interested in and on the highlights of the class, you will find the starting hours.

6. What do I need to bring?

Nothing, except appetite! There is nothing else that you need to bring to your cooking class in Lisbon. We will provide everything you will need for the class, such as ingredients, aprons, recipes, pencils / pens to take your notes if you like. We really want that you and your group have fun during the cooking class, while learning something new in a friendly and relaxing atmosphere.

7. How many people are in each class?
Our regular classes have a minimum of 2 persons and a maximum of 14 people.
Private Groups, Team Building are different. We make a maximum of 50 persons.

8. Do I need to have previous cooking knowledge to attend a class?
Not at all. We’re here to teach portuguese gastronomy, whether you are a beginner or a experienced cook. We promise that you will learn some new cooking skills, tips, and recipes that you will be able to use in your own kitchen. Don´t by shy, make questions.
However, Portuguese traditional gastronomy is easy and doesnt have any special technique.

9. The class I would like to take is fully booked – is there anything I can do?
If a class is fully booked we encourage you to send us an email explaining which classes are you interested in, and in the event we have a cancelation we will promptly contact you by e-mail. You may find alternatives on our booking page.

10. What is your cancellation policy?
We kindly ask that you inform us if your plans change and you will not be able to attend one of our classes.  Thank you! Check our terms and conditions.

11. Do you accommodate people with dietary constraints?
Please let us know when making a reservation and we will adjust our menu to your specific needs. During the booking process you have one field to write health restrictions ( gluten, lactose, allergies to specific ingredients). Portuguese Traditional Gastronomy is not vegetarian friendly, we may change or supply a different recipe.

12. What if I am late?
Please make every effort to be on time. In the event if you are arriving late, please enter the Cooking Class in quickly and take a free seat. At the first available moment, the chef will explain to you what the class is doing right now and what will happen next.

In case you are late for the Lisbon Market Tour – unfortunately we have to keep to a schedule of our planned activities and classes so we will not be able to wait. We do not issue refunds for the Lisbon Market Tour in the event of lateness. We will leave our meeting point at 10:00am.

13. The class includes the meal?
Shure! You will enjoy what we have prepared together, with some of the best Portuguese wines (red, white, rosé). The wine is included in the price of the  class.

14. Can i purchase bottles of wine to consume after the cooking class?
Yes, the wine we served during the Lisbon Cooking Class is included in the price. If you enjoyed the wine that you taste, we have always available some wine bottles for sale after the Cooking Class. Just ask for that to a member of our team. We sell at Cooking Lisbon tins for the pastry class, wines, olive oil and some merchandising.

15. Can my children attend a class with me?
We will be happy to welcome your children as well – we are confident that they will enjoy it, as often they are the most curious and participate actively in cooking class. Children ages infant to 4 years old: free;
Children 5 to 10 years old: half price;
Children 11 and older: full price

16. I would like to make some specific questions that i dont find an answer on your FAQ.
Don´t be shy, you can always contact us through our contact form and submit your questions, we will answer in 12 hours to your request.

If you didn´t find any answer on the Faq questions, please contact us.
Reviewed on 16 October 2016