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Lobong Culinary Experience

Jl. Raya Kedewatan, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
+62 812-3651-778
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Fantastic Day!

Started out with the tour of the local market to see where all the ingredients come from. Then to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Excellent - not just a cooking class!

This is a must do if you're in Ubud. Sande was awesome through out the whole experience from the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andy L
Perth, Australia
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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 will thank you
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  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Jl. Raya Kedewatan, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
Jl. Raya Kedewatan, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
+62 812-3651-778
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Started out with the tour of the local market to see where all the ingredients come from. Then to the family compound for our cooking class. Sunday explained all about how Balinese families live and the structure of the compound. We also visited the temple....More

1  Thank mavitale
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must do if you're in Ubud. Sande was awesome through out the whole experience from the market explaining all the ingredients to answering all questions of Balinese life once we got back to the family compound. The cooking was fun and easy...More

Thank Andy L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took a cooking class here two days ago and although I had to force my husband to sign up initially, we both had a great time and would 100% recommend the class. We learnt a lot about Balinese culture on the trip and really...More

1  Thank Pamela M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I spent quite some time researching cooking classes available in Ubud, as my friends and I had quite specific and high expectations of what we were looking for. We are regular cooks ourselves of Asian/spicy/curry style dishes and have been to many classes throughout our...More

2  Thank Destination_wherever
Reviewed 14 December 2017

In a nutshell - Absoutely amazing experience that is a must if staying in Ubud. We were recommended this experience by a friend and it did not dissapoint. It was an early morning pick up and once we met Sang Made and his family it...More

Thank Kethesparan P
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

this is awesome, well worth it not only do you learn some great cooking skills and recipes the market experience was really good and back at the family compound you learn all aspects of the religious meanings and family cultural values.

1  Thank Matt R
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

I heard about this cooking school (it’s so much more than that) from another traveler. It exceeded expectations — from a rich and well-led market visit (the local one away from the tourists that hasn’t changed in 30+ years) to the hosts’ mother giving their...More

Thank Sara E
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Great service from start to finish. Prompt pick-up from hotel, very interesting and thorough tour of the local market, water and cold towels after the market tour, welcome snack & drink upon arrival to the house, special drink during the cooking process. Opportunity to wear...More

Thank shookdc
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Not only a cooking class but a cultural experience as well. We were only expecting to learn about the food but learnt about so much more. Starting at the food market (no tourists besides us in site). Sundai explains the different foods. Then back to...More

1  Thank Dew K
Reviewed 26 October 2017

A wonderful 6 hours! We were picked up from our hotel and guided around a traditional food market where we collected ingredients and handy hints. When we arrived at the family compound the traditional family practices were explained to our group and then we began...More

Thank Diane H
uenaakkk, Manager at Lobong Culinary Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Dear Diane H , Thank you for your candid review. we are always happy to hear that you left your Bali house with such a happy moment. we wish that you would duplicate the recipe at your own home and share the experience to your...More

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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
Laura K
16 September 2017|
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Response from Ceri E | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I'd advise sending an e-mail or ringing them, they will reply as they are very efficient. They are usually booked up so advanced booking is recommended... It's one class a day starting early to visit the markets at... More
Samantha T
19 August 2017|
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Response from Fleur G | Reviewed this property |
The menu you will experience is extensive - maybe eight dishes in total - so you can't possibly prep and cook the dishes individually. It's a combined effort because Balinese cooking is very time consuming and while simple... More