The Best Seafood Restaurants in Lagos Island, Nigeria

Seafood delights
Seafood delights | © Florence Luong / Flickr
Photo of Anne Adams
16 April 2018

Lagos is surrounded by water, making it a haven for some of the freshest fish, crab, cod, shrimps, calamari, and prawns among other delights. If you’re planning a trip and want to know where to enjoy the best seafood dishes in town, take a look at our pick of the best spots around.

Ocean Basket, Victoria Island

Restaurant, Seafood, $$$
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The contemporary family oriented ambience of Ocean Basket makes it a great place to enjoy a variety of seafood in Lagos. The menu has a reputation of having some of the best stir-fry salmon, juicy prawns and delicious calamari rings. Enjoy a peaceful ambience in addition to pleasant customer service and great food, as you wine and dine with your friends and family.

Talindo Steak House, Victoria Island

Restaurant, Seafood, European, Steakhouse, $$$
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Rimini with seafood | © Talindo Steak House

Say hello to the second most-visited restaurant for the second time in two years. Talindo Steak House is notable for its fine dining experience which makes for an intimate setting. Be entertained with good music and an impressive collection of fine wine as you enjoy a variety of seafood, European and steak dishes.

The Sky Restaurant, Eko Hotel Victoria Island

Hotel Restaurant, Restaurant, Seafood, European, Vegetarian, Asian, $$$
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Fine dining | © Eko Hotel

Dining at the tallest penthouse in Eko Hotel and one of the highest restaurants in the city of Lagos, while overlooking the beautiful metropolis and Eko Atlantic City is a must-have experience. The Sky Restaurant offers a wide range of seafood, as well as international, European and vegetarian-friendly cuisines. Dine in style as you watch the sunset right before your eyes.

B.L. Restaurant

Restaurant, Seafood, Bulgarian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian, Middle Eastern, $$$
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Bulgarian fish | © B.L. Restaurant
B.L. Restaurant may be the ideal place for Bulgarian and Lebanese cuisines in Victoria Island, Lagos, but its wide range of delicious seafood, barbecues and hummus is undeniable. From a welcoming ambience, to the excellent customer service, and mouthwatering meals, this spot is the place to be.

Sailor's Lounge, Lekki

Bar, Restaurant, Seafood, Salad Bar, Mediterranean, $$$
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Night out | © Sailor's Lounge

If you love Venice, Ibiza or the Greek islands then Sailor’s Lounge is the place for you. This tastefully furnished, relaxing and adventurous lounge with the ambience of a sea view is home to the first floating bar built on water in Nigeria. It boasts of three sections; Sailor’s Bar, Captain’s Cabin and Captain’s Deck. it is specifically tailored to capture the experience of floating atop the ocean for an unrivaled experience. Enjoy a variety of seafood options as you unwind in the beautiful Lekki location while listening to cool live music.

Brazzerie Restaurant, Victoria Island

Hotel Restaurant, Seafood, Contemporary, French, $$$
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Located in the sensational Four Points Hotel by Sheraton, Brazzerie Restaurant satisfies your craving for a tasty seafood menu in Lagos. Styled much like a French brasserie, the restaurant gives off a 1920s vibe. Indulge in a splendor of seafood every Friday evening, as they offer a vast selection of themed special delicacies. It is also a highly recommended go-to place for a filling buffet experience with family and friends, serving an extensive variety of both local and international dishes.