What Cooking Schools are in Playa Del Carmen for classes?

Cooking classes Playa Del Carmen
Cooking classes are a great way to interact with other solo travelers in the Riviera Maya.

Cooking schools near Playa Del Carmen

If you are coming to the Riviera Maya you might want to try out some of the cooking schools in Playa Del Carmen or the nearby area. Here are three cooking schools where you can take classes. Each is good and unique in it’s own way. We have a brief review and one of our short videos to show you what a cooking class is like.

If you go to any of these cooking classes let us know how it was in the comments below.

El Pueblito at Mayakoba Cooking School

El Pueblito Cooking School is the newest to the area. This school is between all the Mayakoba resorts in the community center of El Pueblito.

Each month there is a calendar of classes that can range from a short pasty class to a full gourmet class with renowned chef.

Our short video of El Pueblito Cooking School in Playa Del Carmen

This minute video will show you a little about this cooking school. Our link below to the article will have the full video.

The classroom is very professional with stainless steel tables and a large viewing mirror over the chef’s table (see photo above). To read more about this cooking school, see our article here about El Pueblito.

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These cooking classes have all the right ingredients. El Pueblito Cooking School.

Cocina Cosmopolita Cooking School

Cocina Cosmopolita (aka CoCos) Cooking School is located on the north end of Playa Del Camren. This well equipped kitchen in a home will offer you a chance to get hands on instruction on cooking. There are three types of cooking class options here.

The style of this cooking class has everyone cooking each portion of your meal. This way you learn each step (and if you mess up, you have to eat it).

Our short video of Cocina Cosmopolita Cooking School

Here is just a quick minute video of what it is like to attend a cooking class here. The full video is in the link below to the article.

For more about Cocina Cosmopolita Cooking School, see our article here.

Playa Del Carmen cooking schoolsThe Cocina Cosmopolita Cooking School in Playa Del Carmen.

Mexico Lindo Cooking School

Mexico Lindo Cooking School can best be described as a traditional Mexican experience. This cooking school is in between Cancun and Playa Del Carmen in Puerto Morelos. The school is in the jungle where you will be immersed in nature and a typical Mexican kitchen. Here the menu is different each day and you will learn traditional recipes.

Cooking classes are usually a full day starting with a breakfast and then progressing into cooking, snacks and then a seven course meal at the end. At this cooking school you can have the most instruction with their 7 course meal class.

Mexico Lindo Cooking classes
A colorful table at Mexico Lindo Cooking School.

Mexico Lindo offers round trip transportation in their package and can accommodate groups, vegetarians, and also be reserved for private cooking classes.

Our video introduction to Mexico Lindo Cooking School

This is our short one minute video to show you what a cooking class is like at this cooking school. The link below has the full video and article with more details.


For more about Mexico Lindo Cooking School, see our article here.

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The Mexico Lindo Cooking School in Puerto Morelos.

Have you been to any of these cooking schools in Playa Del Carmen? What did you think? Let us know in the comments below, we would love to hear from you.

If you like food and cooking classes, you might also like to read our article about food tours in Playa Del Carmen

Playa Del Carmen Food Tours

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