Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy: If you or someone in your group are unable to attend a class no refunds or replacement classes will be issued.
You may send someone in your place on the night.
No refunds or replacement classes will be offered for bad weather.
By registering for a class, you are agreeing to this policy.

Registration is confirmed when you purchase your class.


Liquor Policy

Simon’s fine foods is now fully licensed.  We offer a small selection of wine, beer and coolers for purchase to all cooking class customers.

Private parties are able to pre-order with Simon at the time of booking


Cooking Classes

Simon offers evening and weekend cooking classes for the complete novice to the food curious cook. Classes are designed for people of all walks of life. They have been taken by students, couples, lawyers, military, police, architects and nurses to name but a few. There are a wide range of classes to choose from, ranging from Basic Knife Skills to authentic British and European cuisine. Whatever your taste, we’re sure to have something you love! We offer single person registration and private and custom classes for personal or corporate groups. Group classes are a great way to celebrate stagettes, birthday parties and anniversaries.

Class Times

  • Weekday classes start at 6.30pm and run APPROXIMATELY till 9.00pm but timing COMPLETELY depends on the class and the group
  • Weekend classes start anytime between 2.00pm and 6.00pm by arrangement
  • Please arrive at least 10 minutes prior to class start time to set up.

What do you need to bring?

  • A couple of small containers for any leftovers
  • Chopping board and a knife you are comfortable using
  • (Winter) a pair of indoor flat soled shoes

What do you get?

  • Bottled Water
  • Fabulous food
  • Great host
  • New recipes, tips and techniques unique to Simon

Why take a class with Simon and not anyone else?

Well Simon not only explains the dishes to you and how to cook them he gives tips and techniques at every twist and turn that can only be given after 27 years of Professional cooking.

All classes offer varying levels of interaction so if you are looking for a specific type of class please inquire before booking.

Simon’s classes are part demonstration and part hands on this ensures you go away with the correct information and ways of executing the dishes.

You are supplied with recipes from each class-They are NOT for commercial use but SOLELY for use in the home, If you are found to be using recipes for commercial gain you will no longer be accepted into the classes.
Payment via website
The shipping/handling fee at checkout is there for administration/website service you can purchase in store to save paying this fee via cash or debit.
So have fun and leave with another skill!


A class is not confirmed as booked until full payment is made or an e-mail is recieved confirming the booking.

Full payment is required to book any private event and is non refundable.
If paying via PayPal add 3% to the final cost.