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“Enjoyable outdoor dining experience.”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Lulu

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Ranked #39 of 4,162 Restaurants in Miami
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $4 - $25
Cuisines: American, Bar, International, Contemporary, Fusion
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Good for: Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighborhood: Coconut Grove
Cross street: Main Highway
Description: Lulu in the Grove is a funky neighborhood joint with a sophisticated vibe featuring globally influenced seasonal cuisine and infused drinks. Neighborfood.Lulu is a vision of what an outdoor sidewalk restaurant should be, where Commodore meets Main Highway in the center of Coconut Grove. Adored by locals and out-of-towners, Lulu offers uniquely inspired dishes from local sources. Try a few of our popular tapas like bacon-wrapped roasted dates and goat cheese croquettes. Savor our flavorful entrees ranging from truffle macaroni and cheese, jambalaya bow tie pasta, and chimichurri churrasco. Each dish is prepared especially for you delivered with a smile.Patio and indoor diningFull service barFree Wi-FiWeekend brunchDog-friendlyDaily food and drink specialsHappy hour: Monday-Friday, 4-7pmMonday - Caipirinha night: $4 glass/$24 pitchers. Tuesday - Free wine bottle corkage. Wednesday - Half-priced scotch Thursday - Ladies night: free sangria from 4-7pm
Mill Valley, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
“Enjoyable outdoor dining experience.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 15, 2013

Sitting on a tree shaded corner, we had a lovely sidewalk table. Our appetizers, the freshly homemade Burrata and the Sweet Soy Brussel Sprouts, and our dessert, the Double Chocolate Pot de Creme, were outstanding. The service was very attentive and our server was very helpful about places to visit & eat locally. This is a neighborhood gem!

  • Visited April 2013
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Thank 5heartfamily
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“What a cute spot...”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 15, 2013

My friend and I thoroughly enjoyed eating an early dinner at LuLu. Our waitress was awesome and very attentive. The red sangria was delicious, I recommend getting the pitcher if you are sharing them; it's more cost effective. The roasted dates were so delicious we went back a second time to get them again. The turkey sandwich was light and perfect for an early dinner on a warm night. We went back for lunch on a Saturday and were a bit disappointed. Our waiter was lacking all that a good waiter should be...attentive, prompt, in this universe (he was spacey). We each had a salad that for the price was lacking flavor, but the dates were again awesome! My friend had the spicy bloody mary and she said it was one of the best she has had.

Sitting outside is a perfect place to eat and enjoy the people watching...and there is a lot of people watching to do.

Visited April 2013
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Colorado Springs, CO
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
“If "happening" is your scene, this is the place for you!”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 9, 2013

It just wasn't the place for me. It was a Thursday night, and it was dinner time in Coconut Grove. I met a friend for drinks and tapas (small plates) which is what this restaurant is known for. Yes, this is Miami, but I felt it very overpriced for what we got. But, if people watching is your scene, this really might be the place for you. It has outdoor seating, the sangria was tasty (if expensive), and the food was very good (if never enough on each plate). You've been warned. That said, enjoy.

Visited March 2013
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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
“Great Experience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 7, 2013

Loved to sit on the sidewalk tables and just enjoy the rich flavours.
Staff was very friendly and helpful and the food has an organic, trendy feel to it.
I had the truffles fries, then some salmon with a side salad and goat cheese with fig jelly.
So so good, with great presentation.
Great atmosphere and wonderful neighborhood.

  • Visited April 2013
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Thank BrunaCueto
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“Very good food, excellent service”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2013

Food was great - ask for kids meals if they aren't offered - chocolate mousse desert delicious. Sat outside, service was excellent, good vibe.

  • Visited April 2013
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Thank Macavation
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