Best Cooking Classes in Portland

Why These Cooking Classes?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Portland Cooking Classes on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process


Chef2Go specializes in cooking classes, workshops, and facilitates employee team building events for clients in the Portland, San Francisco, and Los Angeles metro area. Chef Surja Tjahaja has over 15 years of cooking experience and is well-versed in Italian, Japanese, Southeast Asian, French, and American cuisines. He strives to create personalized in-home cooking and eating experiences. Chef Surja has been featured on KATU TV, KOIN TV, Lake Oswego Review, and West Linn Tidings. Chef2Go meals are easy to prepare, cost-savvy, and aim to be wholesome and delicious to eat. Sample menus are available for review on his website, and custom culinary experiences are also available.

West Linn, OR 97068


Sweet Basil Thai Cusine

Sweet Basil Thai Cusine is a Thai restaurant, catering company, and cooking school serving customers in the Portland, Oregon metro area with over 15 years of experience. Owner and executive chef Boos and team have taught over 50 cooking classes for school auctions and charities. Classes are two hours and provide a hands-on experience where student learn how to make fresh wraps and five entrees. Sample menus are available for review on their website. Gift certificates are also offered.

Portland, OR 97232