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Meal Sharing has joined the Traveling Spoon family!
Meal Sharing has joined the Traveling Spoon family!

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Find your destination and book a private meal or cooking class with the best home cooks in their homes around the world

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  • Traveler Review from March 25, 2024

    Emi is a great hostess and instructor. She is warm, very welcoming and gracious... I definitely recommend her class if you want to take home a great memory and some cool recipes!
    Kathy_C, hosted by Emi in Tokyo BOOK NOW
  • Traveler Review from March 25, 2024

    I had a divine experience with Fabio and his warm and welcoming wife...Grazie for a true highlight culinary experience .I naturally can only highly recommend this experience. You will not be disappointed but inspired.
    T878UY, hosted by Fabio in Florence BOOK NOW
  • Traveler Review from March 23, 2024

    Emi is the best! We thank the opportunity to have met her, as a person and as a teacher. It was a very good experience
    Tommy, hosted by Emi in Tokyo BOOK NOW
  • Traveler Review from March 23, 2024

    We had such an awesome time with Shane...Good drinks, good company and good time! I recommend this! Take home a souvenir that is the knowledge of making bajan drinks at home!
    Karimoi, hosted by Shane in Saint Philip BOOK NOW
  • Traveler Review from March 22, 2024

    One of our favorite food experiences. Manu was charming, knowledgeable, attentive and his dog was great...We highly recommend this event.
    Cheryl, hosted by Manuel in Puerto Vallarta BOOK NOW
  • Traveler Review from March 22, 2024

    ...Our journey to Japan last October was a tapestry of unforgettable moments, but our cooking adventure with Satoru truly wove a thread of joy through our hearts...Arigatou gozaimasu, Satoru, for an experience that was the highlight of our trip. Sayōnara, until the paths of our culinary adventures cross again!
    Paci110, hosted by Satoru in Tokyo BOOK NOW
  • Authentic Cooking Classes

    Online and in-person cooking classes with locals around the world. Learn to cook new cuisines and travel from your own kitchen with our latest online cooking classes.

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    Private experiences

    100% private experiences

    "Traveling Spoon is a brilliant idea. The world needs it." - Alice Waters

    100% of hosts are personally vetted

    We find the best home cooks around the world so you can immerse yourself in meaningful food experiences and cultural traditions passed down through generations. Connect with local culture through food. Visit a grandmother in her kitchen in India and learn how to make crisp dosas or spend time on a farm in Northern Thailand and grind curry pastes, and experience how local people live.

    Choose from three unique experiences with our hosts, or pick a combination:

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    In-home Meals
    1 ½ - 2 hrs

    Experience the joy of a homemade meal (and eat it the way the locals do) over conversation about food and culture

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    Cooking Experiences
    3 - 4 hrs

    Discover cultural and culinary traditions passed down through generations as you learn to cook with your host in their kitchen

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    Market visits
    1 - 2 hrs

    Explore a nearby market with your host, discovering the best local produce and its producers