Top 10 Best Romantic Restaurants For Date In Lagos

On our list of Lagos’ most romantic restaurants, you will find a good spot for a first date, brunch with your steady, or dinner with your ex.

As you read this, a new restaurant is opening in Lagos; no, two, or three. With so many alternatives, we’re here to assist you choose the Best Restaurants in Lagos based on ambience and cuisine quality for that special romantic occasion. Amazing views, delectable cuisine, soothing music, and soft lighting? You’ll discover your match in whatever makes a setting romantic for you.

Something on this list, whether it’s a dinner with your ex or the ideal location to bring out that ring, would do well to amp up the romance. Most of these places are likely to be expensive, but you were already going to go all out, right?


12A Akin Olugbade Street, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria

Everyone who has visited Nok by Alara has been blown away. This area is all art, from the big Alara store to Nok – and yes, even the food! This is a fine dining experience in Nigerian style, with tiny and expensive portions. However, it is worthwhile to examine Chef Pierre Thiam’s culinary breakthroughs in Nigerian and African cuisines. You might spend the entire time discussing the menu. Ambience is high, with exquisite décor and a lit-up outdoor bar that should thrill all of your senses.


Eko Hotel and Suites is located at 1415 Adetokunbo Ademola Street in Victoria Island, Lagos.

Sky Restaurant, located in Eko Hotel’s penthouse, boasts the greatest view of the Atlantic Ocean and Eko Atlantic in Lagos. It doesn’t get any better than this. Making it an ideal venue for proposing (please find another proposal location). While the decor is slightly antiquated and traditional, everything else compensates. Everything is exceptional, from the breathtaking view to the delicious cuisine and perfect service. Make careful you choose a table near the window.


Eko Hotel and Suites is located at 1415 Adetokunbo Ademola Street in Victoria Island, Lagos.

This Eko Hotel restaurant, which also offers an incredible view, is one of the top Chinese restaurants in Lagos. The elegant decor, stunning ocean views, and, of course, traditional Chinese cuisine sound like an ideal mix for a romantic evening.


45A Sobo Arobiodu Street, G.R.A., Ikeja

Truffles Restaurant and Bar, located in Ikeja GRA, famous for its quiet and picturesque location in Africa’s ever-busy city of Lagos, delivers the best service in a comfortable and elegant environment.

The main restaurant and bar have large windows that allow for plenty of natural light, as well as gorgeous ornamental elements and lighting. Truffles’ chefs have devised a delectable multi-cuisine menu that includes meals from Italy.


1089 Agoro Odiyan Street, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria

Casper & Gambini’s took over the area formerly occupied by Cafe Vanessa, a long-running favourite that closed in 2015. They’ve done an excellent job with the area, both outside and within, with the dark woods and brickwork. Casper & Gambini’s broad menu has something for everyone. Because it gets a little packed at night and on weekends, this rustic spot might be better suited for a casual weekday lunch date (obviously depends on your date).


Vineyard Restaurant & Hollywood Bar is located at 13 Alexander Road in Ikoyi, Lagos.

This was formerly restricted to members only, but it is now open to the general public. That is still not widely known. The Restaurant is exquisitely adorned, oozing character in its understated elegance while you enjoy a gourmet experience meant to calm your body and spirit. After dinner, take a leisurely stroll around the beautiful grounds and enjoy the relaxing artificial waterfalls.


1A Ozumba Mbadiwe Avenue, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria

Friday night with your significant other, beers, chips, and a breathtaking view of the Lagoon. This would be a nice place to unwind after a hard night of dancing. Come for the drink menu, but stay for the atmosphere. On Sunday nights, there’s also live music, and it’s always a stunning scene with the blue LED of the Radisson reflecting on the shoreline.


Victoria Island, Lagos, 48 Balarabe Musa Crescent

La Taverna is a terrific spot to break bread and share your love of tapas. If you meet for the first time, you can quickly determine the type of person you are dealing with in terms of food sharing – this is vital! If the tapas idea doesn’t work, don’t be afraid to try pizza. La Taverna has the greatest pizza in Lagos, so go have some cheesy pizza. The restaurant also boasts a wonderful selection of Italian and Chilean wines and frequently has a live band on stage to tempt you.


Eko Hotel and Suites is located at 1415 Adetokunbo Ademola Street in Victoria Island, Lagos.

Bottles is normally the preferred spot in Lagos for quality Mexican food. Switch things up a notch and dine at Crossroads, the Mexican restaurant at the Eko Hotel. You’re probably thinking, yet another restaurant in the Eko Hotel. However, it is attractively designed, and the lounge and bar provide far more solitude than the main restaurant. Understandably, the margaritas here are on fire (like, really hot!) and the cuisine is pretty amazing.


58A Isaac John Street, Ikeja, Lagos.

Orchid Bistro, tucked away in Ikeja GRA, is another intimate eatery and the ideal escape from the rush and bustle of Lagos. The food is excellent, and the waiters know when to appear. If you’re feeling adventurous, there’s a beautiful garden full of tulips where you can express your perfect love. Maybe not on the first or second date, but it’s something to look forward to.


Mfonobong Daniel

Daniel is an Editor on Nigerian Infopedia who craves for writing, researching and also watching soccer.

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  1. tdchinges says:

    Thanks for the restaurants you share, I am in a relationship recently and I think these restaurants are good date places.

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