THE FAT TUSCAN
725 NE 1ST STREET
HISTORIC DOWNTOWN GAINESVILLE
GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA 32601
(352)  505 - 5648

Our In-House Cooking Classes have been updated! Our Spring 2021 Schedule of interactive, in-house cooking classes will now focus on smaller class sizes.  With the enhanced smaller sizes our instruction will be able to be given in much more of an intimate environment for optimum learning opportunities for all our participants.

Check out the Schedule of upcoming classes 2021 COOKING CLASS SCHEDULE

Please Note: Anyone who has an unused Gift Certificate dated 2019/2020, or Credit issued during the Quarantine has a Class Credit in our system and may attend another class through the 2021 year.  *Your credit will appear under the email address which purchased the class -- call or email us to apply your credit. (We are sorry but no refunds are available at this time. Credits will be good until Dec. 2021) 

Again, we thank you for your supoort & understanding as our Small Business continues to maneuver through the current situation with COVID 19.  Your continued support is vital to us and supports us so that we may continue to provide our unique services for the future.  We hope to soon offer interactive on-line classes in the near future.  

In the meantime, wishing you health and wellness,  

Chef Michelle  

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Specialty Gourmet Baskets

Filled with specialty gifts of gourmet items including in-house made fresh items as well as specialty items and gourmet cheeses and chocolates. Let us build you the ultimate basket! Pick or Delivery available -  ($15 Delivery Fee Applies)

Fill your own basket by choosing from the long list of items below or let us build it for you by asking for the Chef’s Choice.  Basket Pricing Range from $100 to $200 depending on the number of items you want included in your gift.  Must order 5 days in advance.  

*We Also Have Sangria Baskets!  - Includes Sangria wine, fruit juice, fruit and our Famous Recipe, Makes 2 pitchers. 

Click here to order - ORDER YOUR SPECIALTY BASKET

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GIFT CERTIFICATES

We have Cooking Class Gift Certificates AVAILBLE!

Click here to order - GIFT CERTIFICATES

Check out the Schedule of Current Cooking Classes

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TUSCANY COOKING TOUR

CLICK HERE TO SEE INFORMATION ON OUR COOKING IN TUSCANY GROUP TOUR Cooking In Tuscany

 

 

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SERVICES WE OFFER

We offer Cooking Classes, Private Events, In-House Catering, Corporate Retreats, Corporate Team Building Cooking Classes, Specialty Kids Cooking Summer Programs & Cooking Class Team Building Events at the Fat Tuscan
& NOW Cooking Class Tours in Italy!

Our warm historic ambiance inside the 100 Year old Historic Vidal house makes for a perfect intimate Event here at the Fat Tuscan. Each event is exlusively booked for you and your guests only and we treat everyone like one of the family.  From our Cooking Classes to our Special Events, all occasions here at the Cafe are unique for our guests. We prepare all our food at the Fat Tuscan Cafe using only the freshest ingredients available.  Our quality is important to us and our traditional recipes use only natural ingredients from local sources guaranteeing the best flavors in town.  From our pasta sauces made fresh and from scratch to our Tuscan family traditional recipes handed down to us from our Italian heritage we only focus on fresh flavor as our main goal.  From our beautiful surroundings on the edge of the Historic District to inside the beautiful historic Vidal House and its cozy brick covered courtyard we strive to provide the best private experiences for you and your guests.  Please contact us at fattuscancafe@gmail.com to book an event or see our website and facebook page for upcoming classes and special events.   

Interested in learning about cooking? Sign up for a Cooking Class at The Fat Tuscan.  We post all different classes & themes and dates and times throughout the year on our Cooking Classes Schedule Page [Yearly Cooking Class Schedule ] Feel free to sign up and purchase from the top of the page.  Just go to our Cooking Class Schedule page to sign up and reserve your preferred class today.  Or email us about a private Cooking Class Event at fattuscancafe @gmail.com. 

Click here for more details for our Summer Programs for Kids - #summerprograms

We offer off-site cooking class demonstrations too, perfect for all special occasions and events.  Have a corporate event or luncheon, how about a cooking class demonstration and catering in one?  Email us today to discuss.

Having a small intimate wedding? Let us do everything for you; wedding venue, flowers, photos, reception and music all in one, just show up in your dress and a tux and we will do everything else. Email us today to get a quote for our affordable wedding package pricing at fattuscancafe @gmail.com.  (*must be 40 guests or under for package pricing)

At the Fat Tuscan we excel at offering unique experiences from our hands on small cooking classes to our specialty gourmet dinners and events.  At this time we do not serve regular dining.  Please sign up for a Cooking Class, perfect for Date Night or a night out (see our schedule on our Cooking Classes Page). Thank you, however, for being great customers in the past during the 10 years we operated as dine-in cafe.  We look forward to continue to cook for you for all those special occasions that make memories in our Cooking Classes and Events.

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