The best Paris private cooking lessons


You’ll get to learn in English and cook traditional French pastry and menus in a superb and exclusive location. We work with talented chefs to deliver the best culinaries private cooking classes in English in Paris.
Your English-speaking chef will show and teach you how to cook tasty and amazing local food. You’ll then let you cook by yourself and all set to reproduce them at home.
You’ll be as good as any Frenchy, maybe even more. :-)
You and your beloved (1 to 6 people)will then have the pleasure to enjoy on the spot (in the last 15 to 30 min depending of the class chosen) what you just cooked together, and even take back what you haven’t finished for later.


The best authentic French private cooking classes in Paris

French Macarons (2h30)

2h30 incl. 15 min tasting.
2 flavors, 2 colors.
The best recipe, the nicest skilled chefs.

French Macarons (2h30)

Traditional French Pastry (2h30)

2h30 incl. 15 min tasting.
Choose and cook one of the most traditional French desserts.

Traditional French Pastry (2h30)

Cooking a gourmet menu (3h)

3h incl. incl. 30 min tasting.
2 meal menu.
3 starters, 5 desserts to choose from.

Cooking a gourmet menu (3h)

Pastry choux and Eclairs (2h30)

2h30 incl. 30 min tasting.
Delicious crunchy cream puffs and eclairs.

Pastry choux and Eclairs (2h30)

Croissants and bread (2h30)

2h30 incl. 15 min tasting.
You'll even bake a croissant with almond filling.

Croissants and bread (2h30)

Reasons to learn French cuisine with us


  • Dedicated courses for our dearest international tourists, designed to learn the basics and tips to cook French cuisine
  • Perfect location: The best spot in Paris city center by the bank, and 2 blocs away from la Conciergerie, Notre Dame, Saint-Germain...!
  • Hands on: accelerated 100% practical training courses to master basic cooking and pastry-making skills.
  • Private cooking course (for you and your beloved, up to 6 to 8 people) with skilled, fluent and very nice French chefs. Only the best!
  • Made in France: You'll be using (almost only) Made In France labelled brands, and cook in a Parisian-style cooking space
  • Any scrumptious leftovers for later (but that would be quite surprising

Our commitment


  • Just you: the cooking school is privatized for you. Your chef will adjust the course sequence so that you would make the most of it.
  • Caring aout you: we are honored and grateful to welcome you, and happy to share with you this major part of our culture.
  • Eco-friendly: the layout, equipment and furniture have been chosen with environmental care. That’s one of our strong values.

Options


  • Enhance the meal with organic or natural wines (+€40/bottle tax incl.)
  • Get back home with a brand new Pépite Paris Apron (+€40 tax incl.)
  • Book a photographer to capture the moment (+€200/2h)

Step by step


  • Learn cooking skills from our selection of Parisian bilingual chefs.
  • Your chef is 100% dedicated to you - They adjust the techniques, timing... to you (hence organized up to 21 people).
  • Our cooking school is ideally located in the heart of Paris by the Seine bank. The best spot privatised for you!

Let's talk!

We'll be happy to talk with you. Send us an email if easier for you, we'll then switch to Whatsapp or Messenger!

Where to find us?

Pépite Paris
21 Ter rue de l'Hirondelle, Paris 6e - 75006 Paris

  • Nearest Subway and RER stations:
    Metro RERRER C Saint Michel
    5 min from Châtelet station (exit 15 - place du châtelet)
    10 min from Hotel de Ville (exit 3 - rue de la Coutellerie)
    MetroMetro Line 1Metro Line 4Metro Line 7Metro Line 14 RERRER ARER BRER D
  • Nearest buses stops:
    Saint Michel-Saint Germain (21, 27, 38, 87, 96)
    Cluny (63, 86, 87)
    Saint Germain - Odéon (63, 86, 87, N13)
  • Nearest car park Indigo place Saint Michel (More details here)

The area is very touristic, hence be careful with pickpockets. More advices here.

More info

All included

Hands-on

Committed to you

Eco-friendly company