If you’re looking for a list of the coolest places to hang out in Lagos Mainland, this is it! 

places to hangout in lagos

A lot of people who live in Lagos State, Nigeria believe that there are little or no options when it comes to finding that perfect classy hangout spot in Lagos Mainland, especially when compared to Lagos Island. So they usually take a trip down to the island at any slight opportunity for leisure, to go chill out and relax.

Tired of commuting to the island every time you want to hang out with your friends or that ‘special one’ in your life? You need not stress yourself. Lagos mainland also has cool places you can go to hang out. Ranging from exquisite hotels in Ikeja to shopping malls, you are bound to find a lot of places. You do not necessarily have to go all the way to the island before you can have fun. Below are some cool places you can visit in Lagos mainland:



Address: 9 Adekunle Fajuyi Way, Ikeja, Lagos

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The Bungalow Restaurant is one of the best cocktail and food bars offering healthy salads, sandwiches, burgers, crepes, pizzas etc in the city of Lagos.
This restaurant retains all the classic things you loved about the location in Victoria Island including an extensive menu covering traditional Continental, Pizza to Japanese Teppanyaki, Sushi and Mexican dishes such as quesadillas.

  • Delivery, Dine Out, Takeaway


  • Burgers, Italian, Japanese, Mexican, Nigerian, Pizza, Sushi


  • Bar & Lounge, Brunch, Great for Groups, Great for Kids, Live Music, Outdoor Seating

Opening Hours: Fri 10:30 am – 11:00 pm
Website: www.bungalowrestaurant.com



Address: No. 58a Isaac John Street G.R.A. Ikeja

The Orchid Bistro Cafe is a top class fine dining restaurant and cafe situated in the heart of Ikeja. It has a beautiful orchid garden consisting of some of the most exotic plants you can find in Nigeria. This makes it a cool place to hang out. Asides this, the bistro also has a beautiful scenery, making it an alluring sight to all and sundry.

Their restaurant offers a wide variety of continental as well as Nigerian delicacies. If you are looking for a place to hang out for afternoon coffee or lunch break, then the Orchid Bistro Cafe is the right place for you. They serve nice cakes and pastries at very affordable prices.  Oh, I forgot to add that their breakfast buffet on Sunday is out of this world. You need to go there to experience it for yourself.

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ADDRESS: The Orchid Bistro 58a Isaac John Street G.R.A. Ikeja

E-MAIL: robcakes@mac.com

PHONE NUMBER: +234 (0)8125848463

OPENING TIMES: 7 Days a week Sunday Through Thursday 7 am to 9 pm, Friday 7 am to 11 pm, Saturday 7 am to 10 pm

Website: www.theorchidbistro.net



Address: No. 2 Adekunle Fajuyi Way, off (and very near to) Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way.

Looking for a cool place to hang out with your friends on a fine sunny afternoon? Then La Mango Restaurant and Bar is the right place for you. Situated in Lagos Mainland, La Mango is a restaurant and bar offering a wide range of food and drinks.

It is also an excellent location for holding business meetings and having lunch breaks. If you are a lover of sports, then you can come to relax and watch your favourite team play while enjoying the company of your friends.

Hours: Open 24 hours
Phone: 0808 264 6670

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Address: Maryland Mall, 350-360 Ikorodu Road, Lagos, Nigeria

The Maryland Mall has been designed with every bit of your comfort and convenience in mind. Its convenient location, internal ambience, exterior illumination and generous parking facilities have been carefully designed to ensure every visit to the Maryland Mall will leave you longing for the next. A few nice spots within the Maryland Mall include Okele Restaurant, Triple J Chinese Restaurant, Shuttles Foods, The Place Restaurant, Bibi’s Grill, Genesis Deluxe Cinemas and many more.

Strategically located to conveniently serve the leisure needs of Maryland, Mende, Ikeja, Anthony and Ilupeju environs, Maryland Mall offers you a new refreshing hangout and leisure experience on the mainland.

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No. 16B, Opebi road, Ikeja, besides GTBank, Bevista Building

Melting Moments is a confectionery and frozen dessert company. If you are looking for a place to bring that ‘special one’ to, then search no further. Melting Moments is not just notable for its variety of assorted ice cream, but the aura that its environment provides.

Their products are low in fat and sugar which affords you the opportunity to indulge without guilt in the richness and goodness of every bite of their product you take. It has an extraordinary reception and is perfect for romantic dates.

Tel: (0806) 270-9433
(0909) 044 -6264


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Address: 29, Isaac John Street, G.R.A. Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria

R Cafe is certainly a cool hangout spot on the mainland. It is located in the heart of Ikeja and comprises a Restaurant, Lounge Bar, and Cafe.
Great food, great ambience is what you are guaranteed to experience whenever you visit R Cafe! It is greatly known for its signature meals which include the Jambalaya rice, unlimited

It is greatly known for its signature meals which include the Jambalaya rice, unlimited BBQ, and platters. And, the contemporary decor is designed to make you feel relaxed while you enjoy your meals at any time of the day.

Also, enjoy comedy club with a host of comedians in one of their private halls that seat up to 100 guests every Wednesday 7-10pm

So, whether you want a quick coffee or delicious lunch before or after work, or a cosy romantic night with your partner. R Cafe can cater to these needs.

Phone: 0703 004 4414


Address: Sheraton Lagos Hotel – No 30 Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way, Airport Rd, Ikeja, Lagos.

Enjoy delicious steaks, burgers, Nigerian meals and more at the Pool Terrace Bar Lagos. The Pool Terrace Bar offers a fantastic atmosphere to relax, unwind and have a great meal or enjoy a cold beer and exotic cocktails with your friends.

Hang out and enjoy live band music at the WAZOBIA night every Friday from 7 pm. As an SPG Member, you can get 10% off your food and earn starpoints when dining at the Pool Terrace Bar

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Location: Sheraton Lagos Hotel 30 Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way

Phone: +234128100100

Website: www.poolterracebar.com


places to hangout in lagos

Hope you can have fun in one of these places when you decide to go visit.