The Gourmandise School offers hands-on cooking and baking classes for beginners to professionals.  Located in downtown Santa Monica at the Santa Monica Place Shopping Center, adults, teens and kids are taught with a focus on classic techniques striving to use locally sourced and sustainable ingredients.

The Gourmandise School is a recreational cooking school in Santa Monica Place offering hands-on cooking and baking classes for beginners to professionals, adults and kids, focusing on teaching classic techniques.

Give The Gift of Gourmandise

We’ve curated a few sets such as baking kits from our most popular classes. Check it out our Gift Shop.

On Boards Gift Set

Virtual Classes

The Gourmandise School’s LIVE virtual online classes are conducted via Zoom. After you purchase a class, we will send you the recipes, ingredients list, and equipment list you’ll need. You can also purchase a class kit from our Shop that will be sent to your home.

Virtual Cooking Class

Private Parties

Custom culinary events for your group.

parent and child cooking


In-person and virtual classes available.

Cookbook and cutlery gifts available at The Gourmandise School

Gift Shop

Cooking and baking gifts for everyone on your list!


The Gourmandise School’s Cooking and Baking Series Courses offer a great way to develop your cooking and baking skills, and also improve your abilities.

Clemence Gossett , The Gourmandise School
Gourmandise School Gift Certificate

Give the Gift of Cooking

See our FULL CALENDAR OF CLASSES to register

All class times are Pacific Standard Time zone for those out of state.

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