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updated on 16/07/2020

Opening Times

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11:00 – 17:00
09:30 – 18:00
09:30 – 18:00
09:30 – 18:00
09:30 – 18:00
09:30 – 18:00
09:30 – 18:00
Opens in  1 h 21 min.
1 h 21 min


Kooks Unlimited is an independent shop specialising in high-quality, quirky cookware and bakeware. It also has trained culinary artisans who bake cakes to order.

Company description
It was 1989 - the year that “Do They Know It’s Christmas” by Band Aid 2 was number one; the year that the Berlin Wall came crashing down; and the year that Kooks Unlimited opened in Richmond, Surrey. The independently-run shop gave Richmond’s aspiring chefs and domestic goddesses somewhere to while away the hours, in between putting on the roast and letting the meat rest. ” the local Keith Floyd wannabes cheered. Their eyes were like saucers - Kooks Unlimited was packed to the rafters with cooking essentials and quirky kitchen accessories. Never again would they find themselves caught short of a ramekin when a dinner guest unexpectedly brought a plus one. Or sadly scrap plans to make a yummy dish because they couldn’t find some obscure but ‘essential’ utensil.
Like a good cheese, Kooks Unlimited has got better with time Although Delia Smith was way too successful to get onto its payroll, Kooks Unlimited managed to find staff almost as knowledgeable about cooking and very friendly. They gave customers sound advice and made them feel like their dinner plans were the most important. Like a good cheese, Kooks Unlimited has got better with time. It’s now bigger, housed in a double fronted store and a basement packed with goodies. It stocks a greater variety of cookware - from high-end Le Creuset pots and pans to purse-friendly Kuhn Rikon Colori knives.
It’s even expanded into cooking-themed gift cards and wrapping paper, and foodie presents for pets (because they deserve to eat like kings, too! Kooks Unlimited launched sister store The Bakeware Studio in 2010. Customers, who come from London and beyond, often refer to Kooks Unlimited as “the Aladdin’s cave of cookery”. It's not just the stock that’s increased - Kooks Unlimited has acquired more 'Kookettes' to serve and advise customers. And it now offers knife sharpening at a snip, plus a personalised wedding gift list service. The icing on the cake was when Kooks Unlimited launched sister store The Bakeware Studio in 20
Home Goods Store, Kitchen Accessories, Kitchenware, Cookware, Kitchen Equipment, Kitchen Gadgets, Kitchen Shop, Cookshop, Kitchenware Shops, Appliances, Dinnerware, Shopping & Retail, Kitchens, Home Goods Shop, Kitchen/Cooking, Ware, Utensils
kitchen supplies, local business, Furniture Shop
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