All our lessons are private, so they are 1 to 1 or with your friends/ family group / or organisation only. This makes for a more personal experience, where you can learn as much as possible and ask questions freely. You also get to choose the class date/ time, and the menu specifics, according to your own needs .


We are very proud to have been awarded the Bronze Business Standard Award, by Cambridge Sustainable Foods, for our promotion of #sustainablefood through our classes. We do not cook with red meat. Cookery Class students are asked to bring glass or other non-plastic dishes for transporting their food home. We also educate our learners on food waste and what can be done with any leftover ingredients or food to reduce food waste.


~~ Learn to Cook are proud winners of the 'Cambridge Sustainable Foods' BRONZE Business Standard Award ! ~~
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Welcome to Learn to Cook Cambridge!
We have been teaching people to learn to cook in and around the Cambridge area since 2014. From Cooking on a budget classes with local organisations and charities, to Mediterranean cookery, Vegan and vegetarian courses, and baking, Indian cookery, and more!
We have worked with a wide range of companies, organisations and individuals.
Our lesson rang from 1 to 1, to groups and Masterclasses.

Our classes are fun, informal and take place in your own kitchen (dependent on your location, or here in Ely)

Eco-friendly Business Pledge- - As holder of the Cambridge Sustainable Foods' BRONZE Business Standard Award , as well as promoting sustainable food through our classes, we endeavour to use locally sourced ingredients and keep as plastic-free as possible .

Terms and conditions.
Please note unfortunately we are unable to offer refunds , however you are welcome to pass on the booking or voucher to a friend to take in your place.

Cancellation policy- Please notice We require 1 weeks notice if you need to cancel your class. We may be able to reschedule at our discretion, but this is subject to diary availability.



Beginners General Cooking

2.5 hours

**SUMMER SPECIAL**. This cookery classes booked for July and August dates only £125 (was £159)*

Learn the basics of good cooking, from soups, to stews, curries, and baking.
(If you have some specific dishes you'd like to learn just let us know).

Because our lessons are 1 to 1 or groups of friends/ family only, we can tailor the lesson to your requirements and taste.

Course also available at more advanced levels too.

*Take the class together with a friend for no extra charge

(Spices and a few other ingredients included free on all courses, but you will need to provide your main ingredients)

Please let us have your postcode so we can check we can get to you , otherwise it may be possible to run your class in our Ely Kitchen.

Date : if you let us know of your availability in good time we will do our best to arrange your lesson at a time and date most convenient to you.
Weekday evening and weekend slots available.

Notice- Please make enquiries via the online form or email only- Thanks



The perfect gift for a foodie friend!

We can email your gift voucher across to you on the same day, for you to then forward on to the receiver. Perfect for when its needed in a hurry! ..

Gift cards are valid one year, the receiver just needs to email us upon receiving it to book a suitable date and time for their lesson, and to choose which dishes they'd like to learn.

We are happy to transfer people to different lessons to the one originally chosen on the voucher!



Mediteranean Cooking Class

Choose from a delicious selection of Mediterranean dishes,
Expect to make 3 dishes of your choice
We like to tailor the course to your tastes, just let us know the kinds of foods you like to eat (or don't like!) and we will design the class accordingly.

Feel free to have 1 friend join you in your lesson for no extra charge (additional people @£20 each).

A cooking party for up to 6 people is £200.

~ Please note our classes are bespoke and private, so you and any friends you are taking the class with will be the only students!

~ Herbs and spices and a few other ingredients are included free on all courses, but you will need to provide your main ingredients, and take your cooked feast home with you.



Beginners Baking (for adults, children or teenagers)

3 hours

Class fee covers up to 3 people.

Learn to cook a selection of cakes, traybakes, scones and iced biscuits! Get in touch to discuss details.
Great if you want to host an afternoon tea party but need to Learn to bake first or brush up on your baking skills!

**Please note most Ingredients are not included



Vegan / Vegetarian Cookery

Following a chat about the kind of foods you like to eat we will design a course just for you, based on dishes you will enjoy
Just let us know if you are Vegan, vegetarian, or gluten free.
Learn to cook 3 dishes in under 3 hours .

Any spices and a few other ingredients will be provided free, you will only need to bring your main ingredients, and can expect to take home a feast to enjoy!

- Feel free to invite a friend to join you in your lesson for no extra charge .

- Please let us know your address so we can confirm we travel to your area (Or we have limited availability Ely kitchen)



Mediteranean Cookery Party (x5)

3 hours

A fun cookery experience in your own kitchen for up to 5 participants (please get in touch with your postcode)
Let us know the kind of dishes you'd like to do and we will come up with a menu plan for your session.


Cooking on a Budget - Community Groups, Charities & Organisations

We work with local community groups, charities, food bank users , young parents groups, etc , teaching how to cook homemade nutritious meals from scratch, and cheaply! from 50p - £1 (or less) per portion.
We can also design healthier versions of typical takeaway dishes ..

Choose from a one off session to a series of weekly classes. We will take the group through the cooking of the chosen dishes in these hands on interactive classes, finishing with a a sit down meal afterwards.

Our lessons are sociable, fun and informative.
To date we have worked with Cambridge City Council, The Red Hen Project, Kettles Yard Museum (Community Outreach), scout groups, schools, youth groups, the elderly, and more.
We can also come along to your local community group to give a presentation (with food samples) on healthy budget cooking, and reducing food waste.

Please get in touch if you'd like to discuss us coming along to run a session at your organisation.

Catering - We also offer hot food catering for your project. we can come along and cook in your kitchen or bring the food ready made. A great way to end the final week of your Community Project! We know funding is very tight so Let us know your budget and we can provide you with a list of the different options we can do for that budget
As part of our Eco-Pledge we do not use single use plastics



Teenagers Cooking Skills (Up to 4 particpants)

2.5 hours

The ability to cook simple nutritious food for yourself is a life skill all young people should have! This course fee covers up to 3 young people aged 11 to 17 . We will design a bespoke class for them according to foods they like and avoid any ingredients they don't. Whether they are complete beginners, or a little more confident.
Classes take place in your own kitchen (up to 30 mile distance from Ely).

Please be assured we have extensive experience working with young people, in youth clubs, scout groups, schools and community groups.
Due to child protection regulations we do require an adult/ guardian to be present in the room (no charge of course)


Indian Cookery

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Zoom Cookery Coach Online

Learn to cook anywhere in the world with 1 to 1 personalised cookery coaching!
These lessons take place online via 'Zoom' (Or Facebook Messenger Video if preferred), and you are welcome to include a few family members/ friends in your lesson at no extra charge. Similarly to the face to face lessons we will discuss which dishes you'd like to learn, and then you will be sent a list of your ingredients. Then just log into Zoom via the link we send you and you will be coached through your class!
Please note you will be the only participants in the class, hence why we can fit in with your personal availability and menu choices .

--Cookery Coach GIFT VOUCHERS make an excellent gift! Voucher will be emailed over to you on same or next working day!