Have a hard time finding restaurants to accomodate the kids as well as yourself? Want to grab a bite and keep the kids entertained at the same time? Say no more. Here is a list of kid-friendly places to feed your appetite as well as theirs.
This is a cute and cosy cafe for parents with kids who want the freedom to roam. They have a small area just for the little ones with mats, books and toys. They also have a nanny on hand in case you want to catch up with friends or a book.
Suite 10 Aarons Mall, Plot 12 Olubunmi Street, Lekki Phase 1 (next to CBC Building)
Rufus & Bee
Eat, drink and play with Rufus and Bee. Combine a great dining experience and an extensive assortment of arcade entertainment for adults and families. With games, sports-viewing, delicious food and dramatic cocktails, the whole family will have something to do.
Twin Waters Entertainment Centre, Okunde Blue Water Scheme, off Remi Olowude Street, Lekki Phase 1
This restaurant is part Tex-Mex and part arcade. Enjoy a selection of authentic Mexican dishes, pizzas and more while watching over the kids as they have their own fun in the arcade area.
13 Kasumu Ekemode Street, opposite Bar Beach, Victoria Island
Allow the kids to have the run of the land in the Eko Hotel playground complete with a play house and monkey bars while you have your choice of the many restaurants the hotel has to offer.
Plot 1415 Adetokunbo Ademola Street, Victoria Island
Sporting some of the best thin crust pizza and delicious suya in Lagos, these guys provide the perfect atmosphere for the whole family with a fun outdoor space for both the kids and adults to relax and enjoy some good food.
13 Musa Yar’Adua Street, Victoria Island
t: 08106800744, 08020994050
Casper and Gambini
Peep the kids section of the menu at Casper and Gambini. With a lovely selection of classic dishes and cocktails for the grown-ups, you have a cool, modern and cosy restaurant to go to with the entire family to enjoy a proper meal and be assured that the kids will enjoy theirs, too.
3 Agoro Odiyan Street, Victoria Island
Ikeja City Mall, Obafemi Awolowo Way, Alausa, Ikeja
The kids will love this classic American-style diner chain with the authentic decor and menu to match. Filled with juicy burgers, classic sandwiches, shakes and more and featuring tabletop jukeboxes and music to match, you’re bound to have a blast at Johnny Rockets, where the good times roll.
1411 Adetokunbo Ademola Street, Victoria Island
This quaint bistro doesn’t only come with good food but a good atmosphere and a fun garden area for the kids to be free and enjoy themselves while the grown-ups have their own fun indoors.
273 Kofo Abayomi, Victoria Island
t: 08076687777, 09051392482
Hard Rock Cafe
What else could you ask for? Hard Rock offers good food from their classic American menu, entertainment, a swimming pool area, a special kids section equipped with a kids menu and the beautiful waters of the Atlantic Ocean as the perfect backdrop.
Plot 3 and 4, Block XVI, Oniru Estate, Victoria Island
If there was any place that was made for kids, this would be it. If the authentic, freshly baked French pastries, chocolates, breads, donuts and ice creams don’t sway them, then the paint and bake ceramic cafe next door will.
267a Etim Inyang Crescent, Victoria Island
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