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FALL | WINTER | 2018-19

Professional Program & Dining Series

Since 1983, the Stratford Chefs School has set the standard of excellence for culinary training in Canada graduating over 700 alumni who now contribute to our distinctive Canadian cuisine. 

Between October and March each year, the School is proud to offer our celebrated Dinner Series. As part of their training, students rotate through kitchen positions to produce new menus daily under the guidance of the School's faculty of esteemed local chefs and guest chefs from across Canada and around the world.

Dinner is served Tuesday to Saturday (While school is in session).

Dinner Seatings: 6:30pm, 6:45pm, or 7:00pm

For reservations, please call 519.271.1414 or email

Our students strive daily for perfection in their studies. You can take part in their journey and experience some extraordinary dining. Please join us!


Cooking Classes for the Dedicated Home Cook & Food Lover


Welcome to our Open Kitchen!

Spring and summer cooking classes and learning experiences devoted to the dedicated home cook. No matter your skill, there is something for everyone! 

Classes are held at the SCS Kitchens: 136 Ontario Street, Stratford

Trade Secrets

Intensive workshops focused on a cooking technique, dish or product. Subjects include Pasta, Bread, Preserving, Pastry, Wine and more.

Get Cooking!

Intensive workshops focused on themed recipes followed by an opportunity to enjoy your creations. Subjects include Brunch, Vegetarian, and International Cuisines.

Open Kitchen + Bradshaws

Learn proper knife storage and care along with classic cutting techniques that will up elevate your cooking skills. Leave  these classes feeling empowered and ready to slice, dice and chop your way to a fantastic meal at home!

How Do I Use That?

Informative workshops dedicated to demonstrating how to use new-to-you kitchen tools and gadgets. An opportunity to try before you buy. Subjects include Pressure Cookers, Immersion Circulators, Spiral Slicers and Mandolins.

Team Building & Private Events

Social and educational hands on cooking events for groups of 15 to 30 allow guests to cook alongside friends and colleagues


“Stratford itself is the type of walkable wholesome town Rodgers and Hammerstein might write a musical about.”

- Amy Alipio, Associate Editor, National Geographic Traveler

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