2019 Ultimate List of Cool Places to Hang Out in Lagos Nigeria

If you’re new in Lagos and confused about what to do during the weekend, you are covered. In this article, we’ve compiled an ultimate list of very cool places to hand out in Lagos. Check out these cool spots to hang out and have fun in Lagos, maybe even get a new friend 😉

Aria Bar and Grill

If you love football and African food, then this is a place to visit. It’s a cozy spot for enjoying the games with friends while enjoying African and continental dishes. It is located at 3A, Oko Awo Street, Victoria Island.

355 Restaurant and Lounge

If you dream of visiting New York but can’t afford it just yet, then this lounge will give you the perfect New York feeling. It’s affordable, compared to making the real trip. They have great Mexican and continental food as well as beautiful monumental photographs. Go on to 9a Oko Awo Street, off Adetokumbo Ademola, Victoria Island to have a great time.


This place has been saving social life in Lagos for years. It is known for its good food, music and people. Make your reservation quickly at No. 8, Imam Agusta Close (Off Olosa Street, near Eko Hotel), Victoria Island if you are interested because it gets packed very fast.


It has an amazing ambience. It is known for its romantic setting. It’s the perfect place to take your significant other. Located at Ikeja mall, treat yourself to a time of fine dinning and exquisite wine.


It is a spot with all kinds of activities like karaoke, watching the games and of course good food. Meet diverse people at this great spot located at Ikeja City Mall.


At Falomo Ikoyi is located this splendid place for cultural enthusiast. witness various music and poetry performances at a place for all forms of dance and performing arts.

Ember Creek

On the shores of Ikoyi with a waterfront terrace view is great place with awesome vibe and ambiance. There is so much to offer in terms of food, drink and other acts.

Melting moments

If you have a sweet tooth you need to satisfy then Melting point at Ikeja City Mall is perfect as it offers all sorts of ice cream. The aura of the place is perfect to completely experience the joy of sugar. Just be careful about the calories!


Old school at heart? Enjoy this gorgeous cafe in Ikoyi with vintage books, music record and art. It is calm and quiet for those that need alone time to think.

Xovar Lounge

This beautiful stop is located in Lekki. It has beautiful architecture pieces you can explore both indoors or outdoors. It has just right the ambiance; not too casual but not too grand as well. It is just perfect.

The Grillroom at Wheatbaker Hotel

This is the spot to go for sea food. The interior design is breathtaking and unique as well. Enjoy a time of great sea that tease the taste buds.

Bay Lounge

It is an open view spot with a good of a body of water located between Lekki and Ikoyi. The menu offers fish and chips with a variety of cocktails. There is an indoor spot within the premises for those that prefer that.

Sailor’s Lounge

It is probably one of the most famous spots in lekki because it literarily is on water which makes the experience unique and the view even more amazing. There is a range of cocktails, starters and main dishes.

Yellow Chili GRA

This is a cozy place on the mainland for friends and family to hang out. It is upscale yet affordable. it has a unique range of cocktails as well as continental and local dishes.

Art Cafe

This is the perfect place located in Ikoyi to have morning meetings and/or hangout with friends, while enjoying a variety of coffee. There is also a play area for kids to keep them busy while you enjoy.

Lekki Leisure Lake

This is a great sport for outdoor water activities like jet skiing. Perfect scenery as well to enjoy a picnic. Great spot for a fun in the sun day with the family.


This is the perfect place to go to before having that crazy dance night out. It is great to kick start the night with cocktails and grilled meat. Located at Ozumba Mbadiwe Street, Victoria Island, it looks amazing when the sun goes down with just the lights reflecting on the water.

La Mango

Have a relaxed poolside experience or rooftop view of Ikeja at La Mango. If you love to feel like Celine Dion, have no fear karaoke is here to help you exp

Terra culture

This is a nice place with good food and drinks. It is super affordable with great ambiance. There are great shows happening in the salon upstairs and in the theatre behind on the weekend.

Freedom Park

This is the perfect outdoor ambiance with good food, drinks and music. Enjoy afropop jams with a great live band experience.

With this list, you’re sure to have a good time in Lagos for a long time. Do you have an idea of other interesting to hang out in Lagos? Why not share in the comments section!

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