Top 10 Outdoor Spots in Lagos

Posted Thursday, 09 November 2017

Now that we are stepping out of rainy season, it’s time to appreciate the Lagos atmosphere. Why not dine alfresco in some of the hottest spots this city has got to offer, in no particular order?



If you’re looking for a chilled spot to kick back and have a cold one, head over to the BL Beer Garden space.  Enjoy some food from their outdoor wood oven or share a shisha with friends in this nice open area.


147 Younis Bashorun and Sinari Daranijo Junction, off Ajose Adeogun, Victoria Island, Lagos

t: 09080807070

Food Shack

All you need is a couple of picnic benches, a car park and some great food and you’ve got a funky restaurant. This unique and stylish space offers good old-fashioned American food and an exciting experience.


32a Ologun Agbaje, Victoria Island, Lagos

t: 08073442000


Take in the fresh air and the great lagoon view here at this waterfront space. In addition to their expansive menu selection and their generous drinks from their outdoor bar, their outdoor-terrace game is on point.


1c Ozumba Mbadiwe, Victoria Island, Lagos

t: 08033053536


Al Diwan

Try out the new rooftop patio of this Mediterranean restaurant. This is the perfect place to catch the breeze and enjoy a shisha while chowing down on fresh Mediterranean delicacies.


1303 Akin Olugbede Street, Victoria Island, Lagos

t: 09032601087, 09032723988, 07002531926


Whether it’s chilling on the outdoor terrace on lounge chairs or in a beach cabana, this waterfront dining space provides the perfect ambience with gorgeous views and delicious pan Asian cuisine.


Plot No. 3&4, Block XVI, Oniru Estate, Victoria Island, near Landmark Centre, Water Corporation Road, Lagos

t: 08186298888, 08118878829


This is one of the most picturesque spaces in Lagos. Taking you through this beautiful, serene Arabian garden complete with a bridge, outdoor seating, lavish gazebo and a delicious selection of Mediterranean cuisine.


225b Etim Iyang Crescent, Victoria Island, Lagos

t: 07069665555

Bistro 7

Kick back and unwind in the open Bistro 7 outdoor haven. This is the perfect place to watch a match and enjoy a pizza from their outdoor pizza oven. Outdoor brunch anyone?


273 Kofo Abayomi Street, Victoria Island, Lagos

t: 08076687777

Orchid House

This charming patio and garden space allows you to relax and be at one with nature. Enjoy some authentic and tasty Thai food in this warm and inviting space offering the best of that eclectic Thai charm.


15a Marine Road, Apapa, Lagos

t: 09091706888

The Backyard

It’s all in the name, guys! This stylish restaurant is cool and contemporary on the inside, open and chic out back and boasts a menu that is jam-packed with a mixture of cuisines and flavours.


4b Musa Yar’Adua Street, Victoria Island, Lagos

t: 09077002000


Nok Garden

Step into the ultimate African fantasy playground. This fun and vibrant space is equipped with funky seating, board games and its own fabulous gourmet grill and barbeque menu that will leave you wanting more.


12a Akin Olugbade Street, Victoria Island, Lagos

t: 09085614815

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