The City of Lagos is a vibrant and bustling community and to be honest, it’s usually quite overwhelming for first timers. It’s a fact that the Lagos lifestyle is fast paced and as the fastest growing city in Africa, hustle and bustle is the norm. While Lagos upholds its cosmopolitan character, this being evident in the numerous modern restaurants serving both local and international dishes, Lagos is also a city with a thriving nightlife as there are several nightclubs, live music ranging from western music, hip-hop and traditional African bands. Whether you are a visitor in Lagos state or a resident looking for where to “chill” with your friends or that special one, here are some of the cool places to hang out in Lagos.
Hard Rock Cafe
The Hard Rock Cafe is a beautiful place is a combination of Cafe, hotels, and Casinos among others. If you are a fan of music, food, and great times, the Hard Rock Cafe is definitely a place to visit and offers something for everyone. The cuisine is out of this world, you can do more than grabbing a bite to eat here. The state-of-the-art cafe features more than 200 seats, a stage for live performances, and a swimming pool area for adults and kids.
The Place restaurant can be found in 3 locations in Lagos- Lekki, Victoria Island, Ikeja and Festac. At The Place, there is the games room and its bar/lounge are open every day from 5 pm, offering a chance to relax. The Place is also popularly known for its exclusive tasty dishes which include asun, grilled chicken & rice. On Fridays, the bar/lounge is transformed into a major nightclub with music from highly sought after DJs and A-list artists. The Place has a relaxing ambiance, making it an enjoyable place to visit.
The Sailors lounge provides a lavish and pleasant nightlife experience. The lounge offers a perfect location for a relaxed evening. The tempo of the music is not so loud and boasts perfect views of the Lagoon.
The Yellow Chilli Restaurant & Bar
The Yellow Chilli restaurant offers traditional African dishes with a contemporary twist. The Yellow Chilli’s menu offers exciting options such as Isi-Ewu, which is goats head pieces sprinkled with a spicy palm oil broth, and a yam pottage special with beef and snail. There are also continental dishes available, from the very best of local and international meals. Other features include bars, dining room area, private room and a terrace.
Pool Terrace Bar & Restaurant
The Pool Terrace Bar and Restaurant offers delicious steaks, burgers, Nigerian meals and more. The restaurant provides a fantastic atmosphere to relax, unwind and have a great meal or enjoy cold drinks and exotic cocktails with your friends or date.
Bay lounge has such an amazing vibe and ambiance for a perfect evening outing in Lagos. It is a great place to visit when you are searching for a place to stay away from Lagos traffic, or just to cool off. The Bay Lounge features so many fun activities like dining ‘al fresco’, movie nights, ‘live band’ and a discotheque with the Deejay spinning new and old school rhythms.
La Mango Restaurant & Bar
If you are looking for a cool place to hang out with your friends on the mainland or watch soccer or other sports, then La Mango Restaurant and Bar is the right place for you. The restaurant & bar offers a wide range of food and drinks. It is also a perfect location for business meetings at the restaurant as well.
Melting Moments is a confectionery and frozen dessert company. Melting Moments is not just notable for its variety of assorted ice cream, their products are low in fat and sugar giving you the opportunity to spoil yourself even if you are on a diet. Plus the aura that its environment provides, makes it a beautiful choice for a timeout for a romantic date.
The Bungalow Restaurant is one of the best cocktail and food bars offering healthy salads, pizzas, burgers and sandwiches etc. The restaurant also features live jazz music every Thursday, contributing to the restaurant’s lively atmosphere. The Bungalow restaurant has a modern twist too, as food is ordered from iPads located at the table.
Maison Fahrenheit Restaurant
Maison Fahrenheit offers an enjoyable nightlife, intercontinental cuisine dine in, bar & lounge outdoor seating, POS, and it is great for group hangouts. It is also a perfect hangout spot for a romantic date. Speaking of class at its peak, Maison Fahrenheit will definitely leave you thrilled.
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