We will take action based on professional weather advisory. If that advisory is do not drive or it will be unsafe to do so, we will cancel class. You will be notified via the email adddress you used when registering. Questions concerning this issue should be made by email not by phone. Unless you receive notification from us that the class has been cancelled you can assume it is going ahead.

Welcome To Gaynor's School

The philosophy of avocational cooking education to professional standards is alive and well at our school. most of all, we have fun!

Couples Night

Couples Night

The ultimate dining experience. We select a different menu every month, for you to cook and enjoy with your fellow classmates. It's a fun night out and a great way to meet new friends!

Corporate Events

Team Building™ – Bored with the same old chalk and talk seminars? Then think iron (steel city) chef meets corporate American and you get the idea. We have teamed up with a renowned corporate communications expert to put this new spin on team building.

Bridal Shower Bachelorette Party

Come celebrate your special event with us at our fabulous cooking school. We are located in what used to be a Victorian restaurant minutes from Station Square in the trendy South Side. We offer a variety of programs, from a full hands-on cooking class, to a two hour cooking demonstration program.

The Art Of fine Cooking Series

The Art Of fine Cooking Series

This hands on program will teach you professional techniques that you can use in your everyday cooking

International Programs

Our Pittsburgh “staycation”

prepare and enjoy cuisines from around the world.


We offer a large selection of age appropriate children’s programs in both cooking and pastry and baking. We also run a number of seasonal themed classes such as Gingerbread Houses, Easter Treats & Candies and Scary Halloween Treats to name a few.

Private Events

Private Events

If you are planning a party either for your friends, your company, your child or their Girl Scout or Boy Scout Group, there is no better location than our cooking school.

Pastry & Baking

Pastry & Baking

Here we introduce you to the facinating world of baking.

Wine and Mixology

Wine and Mixology

Our resident sommelier JERRY METALLO presents a wide variety of wine tasting classes throughout the year as well as a monthly WINE PAIRING DINNERS:


Gaynor's School Of Cooking

309 East Carson Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219


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Street parking is available evenings and weekends, at other times the nearest parking lot is Station Square