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Lobong Culinary Experience

Open Now: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Open today: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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I don't know what to say that hasn't been stated by others. Like other reviewers, I've taken... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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This is hands down one of the best excursions I’ve done in all my travels. Starting with a market... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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An Authentic Balinese culinary experience set in a local family home compound. great way to discover the enchanting balinese culture ,traditional lifestyle and culinary experiences.no one will regret this great culinary experience, your taste buds...more
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Jl. Raya Kedewatan, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
+62 812-3651-778
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I don't know what to say that hasn't been stated by others. Like other reviewers, I've taken cooking classes all over the world. This is my favorite. I won't repeat what others said only to emphasize that you will not struggle a bit to understand...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is hands down one of the best excursions I’ve done in all my travels. Starting with a market tour, we explored a local market far from the tourist areas where we learned about daily life and local ingredients. Arriving at the family property we...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You are met at the local market (note: not tourist market) by your host and are taken through the stalls stopping at some of the local delicacies, including some of which you will use in your cooking. You then head back to their stunning family...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the Lobong Culinary experience our final day in Bali, but my wife and I both regretted that we didn't do it our first day, as our hosts provided a wonderful introduction to not only Balinese cooking, but also a fascinating exploration of Balinese...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Oh my gosh. What can I say except WOW!! We LOVED this! What an experience, we were educated, feed and experienced the friendly Bali people. I am lost for words. The food was delicious, great vegan and vegetarian options. So greatful to the Lobong family.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

As Filipinos, we are accustomed to providing hospitality to other people...we are not too different from Balinese families. Sang Made and Chef Dewa -our hosts, together with their family, welcomed us warmly into their lovely home to learn their culture and tradition by walking us...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

This was probably my favorite experience in Bali. You are picked up at 8am and driven by your host to the market. Sang was just fantastic, spoke great English and taught us so much about Balinese food and culture. We were a party of 3...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

After being picked up by our host, we went to a local market with the other participants (small group - 6 of us). Our host showed us around, explaining all local ingredients and spices and we could try snake skin fruit and other local produce....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Started out with a visit to a market explaining all the ingredients. Then we went to their family home and had some tea and snacks. The cooking class was in the back of the house compound. Pretty nice setup. We walked through all the steps...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

A great way to see the true Balinese culture and lifestyle. Great food and even better hosts who are so friendly and welcoming. Would highly recommend!

Date of experience: September 2018
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25 April 2018|
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Response from PamelaM545 | Reviewed this property |
There was about 10 people in the class, we all did different parts of each dish and in some parts we all got to have a go for example making the skewered chicken was something that everyone did at the same time. Hope that... More
3 January 2018|
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Response from Destination_wherever | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I had a few issues when I tried to use the web based enquiry form, couldn't tell if it had gone through. I sent them an email and 2 days later they confirmed and replied. Sometimes if they have village festivals they... More