Hyogo Cooking Class
Character Bento(Charaben) Making Class

Kobe Hyogo


Pick Up


1.5 hours

Max 5 guests

Market Visiting

Cooking Class Menu

Bento is a single-portion take-out or home-packed meat common in Japanese.

Kyaraben (aka Charaben) is short for Character Bento. It is a bento lunch, the food is arranged in elaborate styles to look like popular characters, portraits, plants, animals etc.

You will learn some techniques of how to make Charaben in this class.

Cooking Class Information

In this class, you will learn some techniques of how to make Charaben.

1.Follow along with a detailed demonstration from your friendly online instructor and create bento box artwork!

2.Use a variety of tools and ingredients to build your cute character design.

3.Find out about kyaraben and bento box lunch culture in Japan

Inclusions: A 1.5-hour online cute character bento cooking class Recipes (will be provided before the class)

Exclusions: Ingredients for creating your own kyaraben bento box Cooking tools

Meeting Point and Meeting Time: This cooking class will be held online. I will send you the ZOOM for our class in advance.

Please prepare the following ingredients for this class: I will send you the ingredients list once we discuss for the menu. (Halloween version is available now!)

About Host

Hi! My name is Seiko.
I work as a Japanese Cooking Certificated instructor in Japan.
I teach not only homemade and traditional Japanese cuisine, but also in Vegan.
I live in Kobe now, and I am originally from Okinawa.

I lived California for 7 years and lived in UK for 3 years.
I love to meet people all over the world!

I am a mother of 6 daughters and 1 son.
I am also a Kid`s cooking school instructor!
And you are most welcomed with family!
I look forward to seeing you!



The closest station

Maiko Station

How to get to the station?

From Kobe Station: 30mins

Exact location provided after booking.

FAQ about Character Bento(Charaben) Making Class | Cooking class by Seiko

  • Is Character Bento(Charaben) Making Class available for vegetarians?

    Yes, Character Bento(Charaben) Making Class has a vegetarian option.

  • Is Character Bento(Charaben) Making Class available for vegans?

    Yes, Character Bento(Charaben) Making Class has a vegan option.

  • How much does it cost to join Character Bento(Charaben) Making Class?

    It costs 3500 per person.

  • What is the maximum capacity of Seiko's cooking class?

    Up to 5 people can join Seiko's cooking class.

  • How long is this cooking class by Seiko?

    Duration of this cooking class is 1.5 hours.

Additional cooking class information

  • Confirmation

    You will receive the confirmation within 24 hours.

  • Payment

    We accepts these cards on airKitchen.

  • Cancellation

    Cancellations up to 48 hours prior to the class begins will be fully refunded by the airKitchen cancellation policy.

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