Created from the strong cultural influences of the Chinese settlers in this part of the country, the tasty treat of Lumpia is a delight for anyone who comes across it!

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The history of Lumpia

The city of Semarang has long enjoyed lumpia which was brought over by Chinese immigrants.

What is it made of?

This Indonesian appetizer is made up of egg, dried shrimp, rebung and chicken meat all wrapped up in a crepe-like pastry skin called the lumpia wrapper. While this can be found in any of the roadside stalls to some of the higher-end dining destinations be sure to find out where to find out the best spot.

Where to find the best lumpia

If you are looking for good restaurants in Semarang and you are staying at the HARRIS Hotel Sentraland Semarang be sure to ask the staff for their favourite places to grab this tasty treat.

How is lumpia served?

While everyone has their preference, this stunning treat comes either fried or unfried as the filling is already cooked.