Casinos, restaurants, nightclubs and hotels – in Lagos, you get them all. In fact, you will be completely spoiled for choice in the Las Vegas of Nigeria. This blog will offer you a short guide to some of the best restaurants, night spots, hotels and casinos in Lagos.

Restaurants in Lagos

There are hundreds of great restaurants in Lagos, ranging from street food and fast food franchises to world-class fine dining. Here are some top recommendations for having a great meal before the evening gets started in earnest.

Villa Medici: 
This popular spot in Victoria Island has developed its reputation over 15 years of consistent business. Enjoy fine European dining with a strong French influence.

If you prefer some Asian flavours, then head to this great location at the AIM Plaza. Metisse successfully blends tastes and styles from across Asia.

Terra Kulture: 
Founded in 2004, Terra Kulture is a leading promoter of Nigerian culture, offering the best of local cuisine, from ofada rice to plantain and catfish. You can also admire the beautiful art on display, created by some of the city’s best artists.


After dinner, it’s time for some gambling, and there are many great casinos in Lagos. Try these three:

  • Federal Palace Casino, Sun International
  • Jacaranda Casino
  • Green Lion Casino

All of the above are amongst Nigerian Casinos’ top recommendations. They offer all the gaming options you would want, including American Roulette, Blackjack, Baccarat, 60 reel, video slot machines, progressive jackpot slots, Poker, Texas Hold ‘Em, Caribbean Poker, Three-Card Poker, Let It Ride Poker and Bingo.

Night Clubs

Once you’ve finished playing – and have hopefully won a few naira – it’s time to finish off the night by letting loose. Head to one of these famous Lagos nightspots:

Escape Nightlife: 
Good drinks, top DJs and an electric ambience.

Club 57: 
Open all week, Club 57 offers some of the finest cocktails in Lagos.

One of Lagos’s most exclusive nightclubs, Nitro offers wonderful ambience and excellent music. 

The Sheraton Lagos

At the end of the night (or the beginning of the morning), where will you head to get your rest? There are plenty of world-class hotels in Nigeria, the Sheraton foremost amongst them.

The Sheraton is a beautiful hotel located on Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way in Ikeja, not far from Murtala Muhammed International Airport.