The LuWow

Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
Bar & Restaurant
I want to go!
Plan your visit:
Get there
I have been!
Report back to Critiki:
Add Pics
62/70 Johnston St.
Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
Opened in 2011
Closed in 2016
No longer in operation.

Critiki ratings

The LuWow



by 2 people



Everyone You
Former Glory 8

Regulars & Visitors

View all 19 The LuWow regulars & visitors

Humuhumu’s description

The LuWow opened in 2011 in Fitzroy, a suburb of Melbourne. The LuWow was divided into two sections: the Island Village, which was a traditional Tiki bar, and the Forbidden Temple, a music hall. On weekends, the music hall portion hosted bands, '60s-era DJs, and the occasional Polynesian revue.
The LuWow closed in late December 2016, when their lease on the space ran out.


swiz was a regular at The LuWow, and was usually there Whenever the mood hits me..
December 7, 2016, 11:08 PM
Sadly The LuWow will be closing its doors for good on the 23rd of December. It was always a temporary lease and that 5yr lease has now run its course.
As far as i know the owners have no plans at all to reopen it in another location, or to start a new bar and are taking a break for a while.
January 27, 2015, 2:33 PM
Mahalo, Careless Navigator! I've tweaked the description.
Careless Navigator
Careless Navigator was a regular at The LuWow, and was usually there Two or three times a week..
January 27, 2015, 2:23 PM
Just a slight correction, the Island Village is more a Tiki Bar where you can order food. They stopped doing food on the premises ages ago and now they get it from an Asian restaurant a few doors down. It's good food but a bit pricey.
Regulars & Visitors
  • Careless Navigator
  • tregea
  • swiz
  • Sheri Bomb
  • Matti
  • Mick_v73
  • Rugby Matt
  • NautiTiki
  • pharri
  • gucky
  • Castaway
  • Sera
  • harro
  • Moxietregatti
  • Leaseapenny
  • TikiCatKC
View all 19 The LuWow regulars & visitors