Come see what CAI is all about

The Culinary Arts Institute (CAI) has quickly become an educational hub for future culinary and pastry arts professionals.

A great way to decide whether CAI is the culinary school for you is to visit our facilities. That way, you get a firsthand look at our state-of-the-art kitchens and classrooms. To schedule a visit, contact us at 215-646-5970 or email We look forward to showing you everything we have to offer!

Plate of food displayed artistically

Bistro 1400 Restaurant

Our in-house public restaurant allows culinary students to get hands-on experience in all aspects of the food service industry. Bistro 1400 will be open from May 14, 2019 - June 19, 2019.  We will be serving lunch Monday - Thursday from 11 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Contact for menus and reservations.  For day of cancellations or late arrivals please call our security desk at 215-539-0563.  Please note:  They cannot accept new reservations. 

Mother and daughter at The Culinary Arts Institute

Upcoming Admissions Events

Our Enrollment Coaches and chefs are ready to introduce you to the Culinary Arts Institute. Join us at an upcoming Demo Day!

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Community Classes

Feed your inner foodie! From dumplings, dim sum and fried rice to street food fusion, come spend an evening with one of our notable chefs.