The Culinary Institute of America, Hyde Park

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Take a student-led tour of The Culinary Institute of America to observe students learning cake decoration and bread baking and learn how they prepare for careers in food service. Browse the school’s library, eat at the award-winning restaurants and cafes, and choose from cookbooks, assorted kitchen utensils, and other souvenirs in the gift shop. Park for free in the two-story lot next to the school and enjoy the view of the surrounding area from a landscaped terrace. Book your tour in advance for a fee, given their limited availability. Plan a Hyde Park trip in moments using our itinerary builder.
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  • I finally made it here. The food at the American Bounty was great and the treats at the Apple Pie were mouth watering. The service was excellent and the grounds are pretty. I enjoyed viewing the...  more »
  • Our dining experience at Caterina De Medici was wonderful. The atmosphere and the dinner was top notch. Added to all of this was our waiter Charles. He was the most personable and efficient young...  more »
  • They have delicious food and the school is in a very nice place, in the nature. The students who prepare those dishes. They're talented. The future Chefs!
  • An awesome place if you love food. Tours of campus, restaurants, so much to do...try the award-winning beer! Views of the Hudson River, too.

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