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Social Cooking Christmas parties are a fusion of a restaurant, bar and fun interactive team building cooking experience. Even if you don’t want to cook, our passionate Chefs will deliver a stunning friendly interactive event. We’ve hosted over 110,000 happy guests New Zealand wide in our funky Auckland Social Kitchens on Nelson St. at City Works Depot and on Welly’s waterfront.

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“Just wanted to say a massive big thank you to yourself and Bridgett last night.  The team had such a great time and still talking about it. Such a great night and so well run.”

Jessica Simone | Regional Operations Manager – North Island | Nestlé Purina PetCare, New Zealand

” A huge thank you to you and your team for hosting us on Saturday! We had the best time putting our cooking skills to the test! Everyone’s saying what a fun night it was and how well it helped us all to bond.”

Kathy Cox – Greenstone Family Clinic

“Thanks guys for an excellent afternoon – we had an excellent time, and my face was a tad sore from all the laughing. “

Kerry Martin

“Thanks Graham. Great times – thanks for your efforts !”

James Goldsbury – Director, PwC

“Thanks for today Graham, team had a blast! “

Jordan Davey – Meridian Energy

“Thanks Graham & Alina! The team said they had a great time. Look forward to booking our next team event with you. Cheers!”

Kat Tran – Vodafone Wellington

“A quick note to say thank you and to give Alina a big pat on the back – the chefs were both fairly demanding on her time and late getting out of there. However, the buzz and hype it generated amongst the chefs and then subsequent interest from their fan bases as the event was… read more

Dean Pennell – Chief Innovation, Marketing and Sales Officer, MOANA NZ

“Well done to you and your team for the night and allowing us to use your space to meet before hand. My team had a fantastic night and really came back to the store feeling energized which is what our goal was. Much appreciated!”

Paul Maxwell – Store Manager, Countdown Greenlane

Just letting you know we thank you for the wonderful experience. Great experience and we are so appreciative of our Master Chef; she did an amazing job and great cooking tips.

Anna-Marie – Hens Party

“The Social Cooking event at our school was amazing. The girls all really enjoyed themselves at the four different stations that Graham and his team set up in our school hall. Each station really required them to think, be creative and use skills that they may not have used before. We had a wide range… read more

Sophie Reetz – Waikato Diocesan School For Girls

“I just wanted to say thank you on behalf of everyone here at Advanced Aerospace!! We had the best night on Friday for our work Xmas do!! Bridget was awesome!! She made our night so much fun! As well as the lovely bar lady. It was a huge success and everyone loved it! Thanks for such a… read more

Taryn McGill – Accounts & Admin Assistant, Advanced Aerospace

“Wow, Karen, Chef Georgina  Ramsey and team, you guys totally rock. That was the best ever Xmas party for Ray White Mission Bay. The team are buzzing. What wonderful memories and an outstanding experience. What a way to end our year. Really appreciate your entire team for making it such a success.”

Edwina Nathan – Ray White Mission Bay

“We had a thoroughly great time last week and please could you pass on our thanks to Sean and Joe, they were fabulous. The speed of seeing the photos was also great. Thanks again!”

Kerry Blacker – BSCO

“Alina, A huge thank you for last night – we had a fabulous time. Great venue, great staff, great concept – we really enjoyed it and will be organizing a few more in the new year. The feedback from our staff and guests has been great. The chef and the staff were very friendly and… read more

Caroline Canning – Client Relationship and Development Manager/Senior, VERO Liability

“I initially contacted Social Cooking thinking they would be a great option for a lunch for the partners programme at my annual conference.  I marketed it to my delegates as an “Interactive Food Celebration” warning them we were moving away from the normal sit down, semi-formal format but promising them a night of good food,… read more

Alana Curthbert – Events Manager, NZIQS

I just wanted to pass on what a great night we had on Friday!  All the team really enjoyed themselves and had loads of fun.  We were a pretty rowdy bunch and the staff were amazing. Please pass on our thanks and appreciation to your staff.

Bonita Leary – Business Support, Bellingham Wallace

“On Friday our team took to the kitchen to compete in our own MasterChef challenge. There were a variety of dishes ranging from Italian to Asian and taking out the win was team ‘Truss Us’, with their dish “Kiwi haggis & mash with mix leaf greens”. Special thanks to SocialCooking and their friendly staff.”  

EQSTRUC – posted on EQSTRUC’s facebook page

“We worked with Graham and his team on a large event in July – we went to Graham with a brief outlining what our client was wanting to achieve and he came back with a great concept that we then worked together to fine tune.   Graham was super flexible, helpful and creative during this process… read more

Kylie Brittain, Senior Experience Manager – Orange Exchange

“Hi Graham, A HUGE Thank You to you and your team for an awesome night of fun and laughs. Georgina was a fantastic host and very funny. The format was great and got people thinking on the fly. Would definitely recommend to others.”

Tracy H Williams, Centre Associate – BNZ

“Hi Alina and Graham, I just wanted to thank you all so much for the fantastic evening our team had!  I am so proud of them and it is really my role here at Safe Network to see that they are well supported in all they do which includes organising events for them where we… read more

Sandie Martin, Executive Assistant – Safe Network