COOK’s retail space offers a selection of lovingly-selected cookbooks, gadgets, gifts, food stuffs and kitchen wares – all items we would have in our own homes.

What do you get for the Foodie who has everything? COOK Gift Certificates are the perfect gift for the hard to shop for, the picky eaters or just those with good taste! Gift certificates are available in any denomination and can be used towards class registration and store merchandise. Purchase a gift certificate online or stop by COOK to buy one in person.


Our extensive cookbook library features authoring range from culinary classicists like Julia Child to modern masters like Heston Blumenthal. The library offers general and “how to” titles as well as niche and specialty subjects like canning, curing and even campfire cooking. We feature cookbooks by international authors and experts in their respective kitchens. And these books are beautiful!

We painstakingly selected high quality products to help make every home-cooked meal that much more delicious. We offer private labels product, like mustard and jams from local foodies, La Copine, salts and spices and pure vanilla extracts imported from Tahiti, Papa New Guinea and Madagascar.

From essentials like corkscrews and Wustof knives to fun and modern gizmos and doohickeys, we sell necessities and the “just becauses” for every home.

From jewelry to screen-printed dishtowels, we carry that perfect something for the foodie in your life.

COOK is happy to offer members of the restaurant industry a 10% discount on all items in our store. We can also special-order items if we do not carry them or have them in stock.

Online shopping coming soon!

253 South Twentieth Street  |  Philadelphia, PA 19103  |  215.735.COOK
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