The dining scene in Canggu has just gotten more interesting with the opening of Lulu Bistrot. The restaurant aims to become a cuisine destination that brings a fresh perspective to the lively local culinary scene, drawing in culinary enthusiasts with its contemporary French flavors.
Lulu Bistrot is located on the Jalan Pantai Batu Bolong, a hip stretch filled with stores, restaurants, bars, and cafes. The building design draws inspiration from the grand cafes of Paris, showcasing a unique fusion of classic allure and modern elegance. Crafted by the talented team at the Bali-based Modular Studio, the restaurant’s interior stands out prominently amid Canggu’s laid-back ambiance.
Lulu Bistrot masterfully combines elements of upscale dining and a dynamic, lively ambiance within its three distinct sections: the main dining area, the bar, and the terrace, which can accommodate 70, 14, and 26 guests, respectively. This uniquefusion provides patrons a dining experience that effortlessly merges refinement with vibrancy.
The culinary experience at Lulu Bistrot is the result of the careful craftsmanship of Executive Chef Ryan Thejasukmana, a talented and youthful culinary artist. Having graduated from Le Cordon Bleu Sydney, Chef Ryan has curated a menu of contemporary French bistro favourites using locally sourced ingredients complemented by some of the finest global produce. This culinary philosophy draws inspiration from his deep appreciation for French, Spanish and Japanese food cultures, which prioritize uncomplicated cooking with minimal interference. Lulu Bistrot offers an approachable menu filled with tantalizing dishes. Some of its signatures include Calamari and Merguez Sausage, Tuna ala Provençal, Onion Tarte Tatin with light Pecorino Sauce, Grilled Fish of the Day with Cilantro Beurre Blanc, and Heirloom Tomato Salad from Puri Tomato with Rose Wine Jelly and Homemade Crème Fraiche.
Lulu Bistrot is also committed to pair its culinary excellence with fine wine as the bistro offers a vast wine list from many regions. Additionally, the bistro is home to talented mixologists who expertly create a range of exquisite cocktails, elevating the overall dining experience.
Lulu Bistrot aspires to foster cultural exchange in a Parisian café setting, offering a splendid aesthetic, delightful French bistro fare focused on quality locally sourced ingredients, and an extensive array of wines and cocktails.