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A Traditional Oyster Grilling Experience

cooking class

A Traditional Oyster Grilling Experience

17 reviews
Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food
Hosted in
English
cooking class

A Traditional Oyster Grilling Experience

cooking class

A Traditional Oyster Grilling Experience

17 reviews
Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

First, we will meet and greet at Clesi's Restaurant and enjoy a cocktail of your choosing. Once we finish with introductions, we will then move to the restaurant's one of a kind outside cooking pad for a hands-on traditional Oyster grilling experience. there, each guest will participate in cleaning, shucking, and preparing oysters to make the perfect Chargrilled Oyster. After we are finished grilling, you will be seated for dinner. Each guest will receive a half dozen Chargrilled Oysters, Jambalaya, Fried Green Beans while washing it down with a drink of your choice. Once we are done with dinner, each guest will receive traditional NOLA Bread Pudding a la mode. We will wrap up the day with any final questions that you may have! It's all about the experience!

Your host

Learn more about James

James

Clesi's is a critically acclaimed, family owned restaurant in an authentic New Orleans neighborhood, Mid-City. With 25 years of cooking experience, master renegade boiler, James Clesi, brings a unique touch to boiling seafood and other Cajun delicacies. James got his start by catering to local bars and community groups. He now runs a successful neighborhood restaurant with his siblings, designed to make you feel at home while enjoying the taste and experience of the New Orleans Culture. Clesi's specializes in not only seafood (Crabs, Shrimp, Crawfish and Oysters) with daily deliveries from local fisherman, but also delicacies like Gumbo, Po-boys, Burgers, Boudin and Chicken Sandwiches. Come for the food, enjoy the experience!

What's included

Food
For dinner, you will be served Chargrilled Oysters, traditional Jambalaya, and Fried Green Beans, while washing it down with…

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Where you'll be

Clesi's Restaurant at 4323 Bienville St. is in the heart of Mid-City, New Orleans. Clesi's is conveniently located just a couple blocks away from the New Orleans Canal st. street car line. We are also blocks away from the historic Canal St. cemeteries as well as City Park.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests of all ages can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

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A Traditional Oyster Grilling Experience
17 reviews
From $139/person
17 reviews
From $139/person