Popular Cooking Classes for Couples in the D.C. Area

Sharing a cooking class is a great date night option for couples. Whether you’re looking for an activity to break the ice, or to renew and rejuvenate your relationship, a cooking class works like a charm. If you are in the D.C. metro area and are looking for a cooking class for your date night, here are some places to consider.

Cooking classes for couples at the Whole Foods Annapolis Culinary Center

Whole Foods Market is a natural and organic food stores with over 30 stores in the United States. Although the store has several stores sprawled in the D.C. metro area, regular cooking and demonstration classes are available at few locations.

Check out Annapolis Culinary Center where Anne Arundel Community College has partnered with Whole Foods Market to offer recreational cooking classes every month. The Culinary Center is a delight -75,000 sq.ft. of grocery space with lavish 24 cooking stations.

Registration is required for all classes that can be done on line or by calling (877) 365-EVENT from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Check website for details, calendar and fees.

Annapolis Towne Center at Parole
200 Harker Place, Suite 100
Annapolis, MD 21410
(410) 224-2042

Date night cooking classes for couples at L’Academie de Cuisine

L’Academie de Cuisine is a culinary school offering recreational culinary workshops, including cooking classes for couples. Started in 1976, L’Academie de Cuisine was named as Cooking School of the Year by the International Association of Culinary Professionals in 1995 and was among the Top 10 Culinary Schools in North America by CookingSchoolsCompared.com in 2005.

L’Academie de Cuisine has two locations: Bethesda and Gaithersburg. While the professional classes are held at Gaithersburg, couples can partake in cooking classes at their Bethesda location. On line registration is available on their website.

L’Academie de Cuisine
5021 Wilson Lane
Bethesda, MD 20814
(301) 986-9490

Romantic cooking classes at Judy Harris Cooking School

Judy Harris a certified instructor with over 30 years experience in teaching culinary classes at her Alexandria cooking school. Featured on national publications like The Washington Post, The Journal and Better Homes and Gardens, Judy Harris is one of the prominent names when it comes to expanding your culinary horizons.

Judy hosts a wide selection of classes including many catering to couples. On line registration is available on her website. She accepts Paypal and all major credit cards.

Judy Harris
Judy Harris Cooking School
2402 Nordok Place
Alexandria , VA 22306
(703) 768-3767

Other popular cooking classes in the D.C. metro area

Hill’s Kitchen

Hill’s Kitchen is an independent gourmet kitchen store located in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Washington, D.C. Housed in a renovated townhouse, Hill’s Kitchen is a popular weekend haunt for many locals.

Hill’s Kitchen hosts regular cooking classes and demonstration workshops. Reserve a seat by emailing [email protected] and providing details about the class. The staff gets back with you with a confirmation and payment details. If the class is full, you will be added to the waiting list.

713 D St SE
Washington, DC 20003
(202) 543-1997


CulinAerie is a recreational school located in Washington D.C. providing cooking classes to patrons of all skill levels. From honing their knife skills to learning about international cuisine, CulinAerie has several options to meet varying interests. Classes can be reserved on line.

1131 14th Street NW
Washington, DC 20005
(202) 587-5674