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Barbara Ruiz + Yani Borrell + DJ Trambo + Abanico Dance

June 7 @ 7:00 pm - 2:00 am

A special edition of Lula’s Cuban Fridays featuring Cuban vocalist Barbara Ruiz with Toronto’s own Yani Borrell.

Join us for an unforgettable evening at Lula Lounge!

Barbara Ruiz with the Yani Borrell Orchestra

Born in Camaguey and now living in Longueuil, Quebec, the charismatic Latin Canada award-winning Cuban vocalist and bandleader Barbara Ruiz has toured Europe and North America, working with the likes of Manolito Simonet, Adalberto Alvarez, Mayito Rivera, Haila Mompie and Bamboleo as well as El Gran Combo, Ricardo Lemvo, Grupo Niche and Alfredo De La Fe. Her recordings include the albums, Contra Viento y Marea, Ya Llegó a la Fiesta, Heavy Duty and most recently La Cubanisma. Instagram

Barbara is hosted by Toronto’s own ‘El Elegante de Salsa’ Yani Borrell. Also a Camaguey native, Yani released his self-titled debut solo album in 2014, produced by the great Roberto Linares Brown. Recent singles include ‘Entre Candilejas’ and a collaboration with vocalist Rojitas. Yani has performed with Cuban legends Pupy y los que Son Son and Los Van Van

Plan your night at Lula

Arrive between 7 pm and 8 pm to indulge in a delectable three-course dinner and explore the carefully curated Lula bar menu, featuring signature tropical cocktails. The beginner dance lesson at 9 pm will ease you into the Lula Latin groove, preparing you for a night of dancing to the tropical rhythms of one of Lula’s world-famous live salsa orchestras, performing two sets starting at 10 pm and midnight.

Between live music sets, Lula’s talented DJs keep the party going with a mix of top 40, salsa, bachata, reggaeton, and other Latin hits. Don’t miss out on this electrifying night!

Reserve for dinner for 2 or more. Group bookings are welcome!


Dine & dance the night away

For the ultimate night out, look no further than our $69* dinner prix fixe! Not only does it include admission to the event, but you’ll also get to enjoy a lively salsa lesson, sizzling live music, a skilled DJ, and a sumptuous three-course dinner.

Whether you’re planning a romantic date night, a festive birthday celebration, an anniversary party, a stagette, or any other celebration of life, this package has everything you need for a night to remember.

Lula’s Menu is below

After dinner, you can keep your table for the rest of the night — just order a bottle for your party!

* price per person, tax and gratuity are additional

Dancing only tickets

If you’re ready to dance the night away and don’t need a reserved seat, we have just the ticket for you!

Our online General Admission or Line By-Pass tickets are the perfect way to experience our lively venue without any fuss. These tickets are perfect for dancing enthusiasts and include admission to our venue and the 9pm dance lesson.

Please note that these tickets do not include seating or food, but they’re a great way to enjoy the music, atmosphere, and energy of our venue. Don’t miss out on a night of fun and dancing. Get your tickets today!

Salsa Celebration Special!

Planning a special occasion and want to make it truly unforgettable? Lula has got you covered! Book a party of 12 or more guests and receive one complimentary Prix Fixe Dinner. Whether you’re celebrating a birthday, anniversary, or any other milestone, our package includes everything you need for a night of celebration.

Book your party now: https://www.lula.ca/celebrations

The Salsa Celebration Special includes:

  • Cover for the live band, dance lesson, and DJ to keep the party going all night long.
  • A scrumptious three-course dinner from our delicious prix fixe menu.
  • A free 1oz mojito for the guest of honor to get the festivities started right.
  • A free round of ‘Havana Nights’ shooters for the table to keep the good times rolling.

If you’re planning a large party, don’t wait – book your celebration today and let us take care of the rest. With our Salsa Celebration Special, you can relax and enjoy an unforgettable night of food, drinks, and dancing with your closest friends and family!

Elevate your party with the private VIP balcony!

Looking to elevate your party experience to the next level of luxury and exclusivity? Look no further than Lula Lounge’s VIP Balcony Bar! Our VIP Balcony is the perfect space for hosting a private party, reserved exclusively for you and up to 60 of your guests during our famous Friday and Saturday salsa nights!

More information – https://www.lula.ca/balcony-bar

With sweeping views of our vibrant venue, the VIP Balcony offers a premium party experience unlike any other. Whether you’re celebrating a birthday, engagement, or any other special occasion, our VIP Balcony is the perfect place to make your party unforgettable. Enjoy a private space for your group, complete with your own bar and dedicated staff to cater to your every need.

Don’t wait – book the VIP Balcony for your next private party and experience the ultimate in luxury and exclusivity at Lula Lounge.

Get ready for your night out!

Now that you’ve chosen the version of the Lula Experience that’s right for you, get in the mood by listening to our Spotify Salsa Del Mundo playlist featuring chart-topping music by Toronto salsa bands including the stars of our Lulaworld Records label!


Lula Lounge
1585 Dundas Street West, Toronto, ON M6K 1T9
Toronto, M6K 1T9 Canada
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