If you don’t like to do a very touristic but a hand on cooking class with authentic food- try Mama’s home cooking class. This is a great opportunity to learn about Vietnamese cuisine and local culture. During your time with Mama, you will learn the secrets of traditional Vietnamese Cuisine in a friendly and warm atmosphere. At the end of the course, you will be able to cook wonderful Vietnamese meals for yourself, your family, friends, and partners. Hoi An Mama’s Cooking Class is also a fun thing to do if you travel with kids. If you are not happy, we will refund money to you. Money back guarantees!

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About Hoian Mama’s Cooking Class

Mama Nở (Flower, 1954) who is not a professional chef but passionate and has a large knowledge about Vietnamese cuisine and culture. Born in Hue ( food capital of Vietnam) and brought up in a traditional Hue way, she’s a traditional Vietnamese lady who knows how to cook perfect Vietnamese dishes. Before Vietnam Liberation Day (1975), she was used to be an English teacher for 5 years. Then she got married and moved to Hoi An. After two decades of selling street food for the living, Mama decided to open her homey cooking school for travelers. She knows many recipe secrets that have handed down from her family generations. She is also a local host who cooked 300 meals for travelers every month. Her passion is cooking good food, caring and using English everyday.

Hoi An Mama cooking class

Detailed program for Mama Home Cooking Class

Note: All vegetarians are welcome with vegan ingredients.

No market tour

  • Time: 8.30 AM 12.00 PM
  • Transportation: walking
  • MEETING POINT: Our office, 567 Hai Bà Trưng, Sơn Phong, Tp. Hội An, Quảng Nam, Vietnam ( Nearby Viet A Bank )
  • Duration: 3.30 hours
  • Group size: 8 people maximum. Minimum 2 pax
  • Weather condition: Tour takes place rain or shine
  • Note: Please advise any specific dietary requirements at a time of booking (For vegetarian, could you eat fish sauce?
  • Price: 19 USD/pax.
  • Child (Age 4 – 8): 10 USD/1 pax
  • Below 4 years old: FREE


  • All food we cooked (lunch)
  • Drinks: 1 welcome drink and 1 beer
  • Insurance
  • All ingredients are included along with copies of the recipes in English.

How to book Mama’s home cooking class?

Please use the BOOK NOW button on top, next to HOME button or email us to hoianfoodtour@gmail.com

Hotline: +84 979 58 77 44/ +84 976 128 977

Wechat/Whatsapp/Viber: +84 976 12 89 77

List Food of Mama’s home cooking class

  • Ram chien – Chicken Deep-fried spring rolls
  • Goi du du – Young Papaya Salad with Rice Cracker
  • Banh cuon – Vietnamese steamed rice rolls
  • Sweet sour fish soup


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