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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Night Club
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  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“RSVP is the perfect dining restaurant. With amazing cuisine and cocktails this is the place to be in Lagos especially on Friday nights (I would advise you book a table). ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“The perfect place to discover Nigerian Cuisine for a first time traveler. Terra Kulture is also an art center with an amazing African book and gift shop. If you like theater book a ticket to see one of their plays and music hall and get to discover even more Nigerian culture.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“Bay Lounge offers a spectacular view of the sea coupled with a vibrant atmosphere.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
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“The Palms Shopping Mall is located on a 45,000-square-metre (11-acre) plot of land in Lekki, Lagos State.It has 21,000 square metres (5 acres) of lettable retail space. The mall was built on swampland that was reclaimed by the government recently and construction was commissioned by the Oba of Lagos and President Obasanjo. The mall, which opened in late 2005, has 69 stores and a modern six screen cinema. There is parking space for about 1000 cars.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Local Government Office
Japanese Restaurant
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“Next to Hard Rock Cafe. Great place to enjoy a drink near the beach. Nice atmosphere.”
  • 2 locals recommend
African Restaurant
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“Nok is a gastronomic african restaurants in the iconic building of Alara built by Sir David Adjaye. The food is pan-african. Thursday is Abula Day where Amala a local meal from Ibadan is served and it's delicious!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Massive & well built restaurant, complete with 3 restaurants, serving great meals, coffee & deserts. Ocean front, where you can watch the ships far in the distance on the Atlantic Ocean. Wine & dine with friends or family!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Beautiful, secure and lovely building by the ocean side. With the best kids-games and Arcade in Nigeria. Wonderful continental restaurants, great meals, ample parking and rooftop lounges. A favourite place for the whole family, or adults to go drinking in at night.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
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  • 2 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“The central Business District of Lagos & Nigeria. Downtown Lagos. Only 5 mins away from us. You are close enough to get to everything, but just out of the bad traffic arround everything. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“great family hangout with go-cart racing, restaurant, arcade games for kids”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“RSVP is the perfect dining restaurant. With amazing cuisine and cocktails this is the place to be in Lagos especially on Friday nights (I would advise you book a table). ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“The perfect place to discover Nigerian Cuisine for a first time traveler. Terra Kulture is also an art center with an amazing African book and gift shop. If you like theater book a ticket to see one of their plays and music hall and get to discover even more Nigerian culture.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Café
“Bay Lounge offers a spectacular view of the sea coupled with a vibrant atmosphere.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
“Next to Hard Rock Cafe. Great place to enjoy a drink near the beach. Nice atmosphere.”
  • 2 locals recommend
African Restaurant
“Nok is a gastronomic african restaurants in the iconic building of Alara built by Sir David Adjaye. The food is pan-african. Thursday is Abula Day where Amala a local meal from Ibadan is served and it's delicious!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Live music on Wednesdays. Serves delicious tapas and the most famous Magarita in Lagos”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends

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