La Cuisine Française

Cooking is fun and we live in society that learns from entertainment


About LCF


Welcome to La Cuisine Française, the first stop for every chef – from the beginner, who aspires to put something delicious on the table, to hobby chef or semi professional, who likes to watch a professional chef at work.

La Cuisine Française is a unique location situated on the Herengracht near the trendy Negen Straatjes. It is set in a 17th century canal house, originally a silk merchants warehouse. The spacious cookery school and Chef’s Table have a view of Amsterdam’s Herengracht (Gentleman’s Canal), and the Private Salon (Salle Privée) at the rear of the building looks out over a beautiful private garden. The rooms are special places for personal events such as weddings, jubilees, birthdays and for all business events and meetings where privacy and excellent service is a requirement.

Owner of the Herengracht 314, Patricia van den Wall Bake born Thompson was born in Manchester, England. Pioneer in 1980 she opened La Cuisine Française, a private cookery school and restaurant at the Herengracht 314.

Cookingschool Verbijsterend will continue La Cuisine Francaise

Since september 1st 2012 all activities from La Cuisine Francaise will be done by Patric Bijsterveld, owner of Verbijsterend, in our kitchen at the Herengracht in de center of Amsterdam.

For more information about Verbijsterend click here

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