Mama Isa's Cooking School: Cooking Classes in Italy Venice area and more


One of the best cooking classes in Italy. The New York Times, Fodor's, Fox News named us one of the 10 top cooking classes in Italy.



Cooking Vacations, Culinary and Food Experiences in Italy - Venice area - for Every Type of Traveler


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Due to the current Coronavirus / Covid-19 pandemic, we are now offering PRIVATE cooking classes.

Please know that we are taking extra precautions to keep our customers, staff, instructor, and assistants safe. As we restart our cooking classes, we are requiring additional protocols and everyone’s commitment to group safety.

We have reduced our class sizes and we are requiring face masks for class participants, instructor, and class assistant.

The cooking experience will be only for you and your group (minimum 2 people maximum 6), we only offer private classes to guarantee an exclusive, unique hands-on lesson.

On demand it is possible a one-on-one cooking class!

We are sanitizing, washing, disinfecting all tools, work stations and equipment before class and throughout class as appropriate.


We hope that you will explore our website and discover why the Mama Isa's Cooking School is unique!

Have fun at our cooking classes in Italy Venice.



We offer 1 day - or 2-3 days or week cooking classes about the art of Italian Regional Cuisine

• Our cooking classes are completely hands-on, taught in English.

• Our mission is to offer our guests the cooking vacation of a lifetime.

• Small Cooking Classes: maximum 8-10 people. For foodies, this choice was a no-brainer.

• Availability: Year-round, January-December (available on request for any day). Flexible start dates and duration, as well as a wide range of specialized courses to suit your needs. We work throughout the year!

• Our Cuisine: Classic Italian from scratch.

• We accept booking in advance or last minute requests.

• With us anyone can learn to be a great cook. You will use your own five senses

• Menus (very flexible) based on the best of what’s in season: farm to table. We love the philosophy of Slow Food Organization.


Cooking Classes in Italy


Location: Veneto region - Venice area - Italy


Cooking Classes in Italy


Everything we do is dedicated to ensuring our guests have the opportunity to become an Italian Cook.

Our cooking classes are equipped with multidisciplinary tools (not only skills about cooking or recipes, but lots of historical informations about the Italian Food and techinques), providing a range of innovative and unique cooking programmes.


Fettuccine Class


Why Guests Choose Our Cooking Classes?

• We provide hands-on skills, confidence, knowledge, the techniques involved in the art of Regional Italian Cooking;

• Friendly and welcoming learning environment;

• Focus on guest-centered learning;

• Flexible schedule;

• More than 500 memorable reviews (not only on Tripadvisor, but also on Trustpilot, Yelp, Google Business, HappyCow.... and more;

• Flexible Menus, based on classical authentic recipes;

• Mama Isa's Cooking School has been ranked among top 10 cooking classes in Italy.

Press Releases Mama Isa's Cooking School



• Rated by The New York Times as one of the “Top Five Cooking Classes in Italy”

• Featured in the Fodor's Travel in its last edition "Essentials Travel Italy 2020" as one of the 10 best fantastic cooking classes in Italy;

• Fox News Channel said: "A Culinary Experience of a Lifetime";

• Selected by Lonely Planet as the one of the " Top Cooking Classes in Italy";

• much more on our webpage ----> PRESS;



Pasta by hand



What Are Our Cooking School Highlights?

• Hands-on Cooking Lessons in small groups (and not a demonstration);

• Fun and relaxing atmosphere;

• English speaking chef;Cooking Classes in Italy Venice

• We love the motto "Farm to Table";

• We use only the best quality and freshest produce available to us here!

• Friendly accommodation;

• Historical Explainations About Italian Food, Culture and History;

• Learn the unique Mediterranean diet, Italian-style: prototype of a healthy diet;

• Learn to pair food with excellent DOC or DOCG wines from Italy;

• Immerse yourself in the authentic Italian culture with the local people;

• Our mission is to turn people into informed eaters, who know how to taste and cook food that is healthy, tasty, and of the highest quality;

• We use highest quality ingredients and extra virgin olive oils;

• Learn the slow cookery method to enhance flavors, nutrients and anti-oxidants;

• We happily accommodate and teach guests with dietary restrictions and gluten-free intolerance, vegans or vegetarians.




Cooking Classes in Italy



Why You Should Go on a Cooking Vacations with Us in Italy?

Here are a few Top Reasons

• A cooking vacation or a cooking class can be very interesting and relaxing;

• Indulge your senses. Cooking Classes or Cooking Vacation are about indulging;

• You will learn about local Regional Italian Culinary Customs and Cultures;

• You will discover and open your minds to new textures, flavors, textures, old family recipes, and heritage;

• You will have a memorable and unique experience.





Our Cooking classes are designed to be fun! They are a great way to have a new and unique experience, or taste the real Italian Regional cuisine you haven’t tried before. Expect to be exposed to new recipes, flavors and ingredients profiles.

Our Cooking courses and cooking classes provide a balance of learning and social interaction that can be both fun and educational.

But this is not a professional culinary school with very long professional courses

Our courses take place in our home. We have two (2) kitchens and a very large big table where we will work together!




Contact Us


How to get in touch with Mama Isa's Cooking School?

Whether you want to enquire about our cooking classes, have special dietary needs, want to organize something special or anything else, please just contact us and we will get back to you within 24 hours.



SEND US AN EMAIL for cooking class inquiries, questions, informations, suggestions or collabs!

Click here ----> to send us an email: isacookinpadua [at]



Click here to chat with us with Whatsapp----->.


or CALL US BY PHONE with WHATSAPP +39 351 576 74 93



A last thing: if you don't find our mail reply in your inbox within 72 hours, please check your junk mailbox or contact us soon again. Whatsapp is more convenient, but you can email us again, of course!

We accept last minute requests.


We accept last minute requests.




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