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John Militello


Let's Cook Culinary

1305 Assembly Street

Columbia, South Carolina


Learn, Taste, and Experience the culinary arts with professional chefs.


Hello from Let's Cook Culinary Studio.  First, I must mention that we really appreciate all the support from our customers.  We have been running with less sales for about a year but we are surviving. THANK YOU!  


If you have a group of 10 or more and would like to entertain your clients or friends via a cooking class see class schedule by clicking here:


All our classes require folks to be sick -free ,no fever and not been around a person with covid.  Upon entering the studio everyone wears a mask.  During all hands on classes we require you to keep your mask on.   Once you are seated at your table you can remove. 

All our International Culinary Tours are cancelled for 2021 year. We are working on some local and regional trips to the Low Country of SC , Daufuskie Island and Savannah Ga and would like to visit another culinary school in Greenville, SC.   Our Italy Trips will be rescheduled for 2022..


Please remember to support your local restaurants and businesses with take-out and grab and go. We have a service for electronic gift certificates.  Simply click on the button and fill in the info.  You can print and give as a gift or send to your love ones by e-mail.  Let's Cook will help keep you entertained by posting classes two months in advance.  If you have an idea for a class, please don't hesitate to contact us.


 If interested in our Regional Tours please call for more information.

Check out our  video in the tab above (created by Cliff Springs of Genesis Studios). .



Let's Cook hosts  Team Building Events for corporations . Do you have a team that is in need of a day away from the office?  Join us at the studio and we will set up a conference room, a team building class, or cooking session. Evening classes are available, as well.

. We are looking for more instructors or ideas for classes. Send us your thoughts or contacts.

chef John Militello

Click on Class Registration to see our classes that are posted for this April thru May 2021.

Available for private groups, daily. Reserve with credit card. Minimum of 10.


Suggestions for private groups: Adult birthday parties, corporate team building, bridal parties, engagement celebrations, wedding/kitchen showers, anniversaries, retirements, book clubs, and supper clubs. If you are in charge of, or need an activity, consider a cooking class. We promise you will learn, taste, and experience food under the guidance of a professional chef, and also have a great time with your friends. Did we mention all classes are BYOW? (Bring Your Own Wine)


  • Wild Women 3rd Tuesday of every month ( postponed due to covid)
  • Tapas Fridays First Friday of the Month ( postponed due to covid)
  • Couples Cooking   Fridays

Chef's Message

Monthly Classes
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Holiday and Birthday

E-Gift Certificates


Class rates $45 to $70 for individuals

$130 to $150 for  Couples Classes

Private Classes Available

for individuals or groups less than 8


10 am and 2:30 pm

call direct to book! 


Check out our new partner                    Pro Forno

Wood Fired Brick Ovens


Hotel Trundle

Culinary Packages 

Stay in a outstanding hotel and enjoy a culinary experience with Let's Cook Culinary Studio

Let's Cook is looking for chef instructors  to host weekly classes.  If interested please call us direct. (803)348-5874