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Villa Medici

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1 Festival Road, Lagos, Nigeria
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Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice Restaurant for Italian Food

If you love Italian dishes, Villa Medici is for you. Food is quite pricy however, the quality is good.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 18, 2015
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Lagos, Nigeria
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

Very private place for a dinner. Ambience is great. Staff are helpful and very efficient. Food is not bad. Not as spicy as I would have wanted.

Thank Poshitude
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015 via mobile

I advise any person coming to Victoria island to go there. Business meeting or couples, am surprised that such a great food and atmosphere exists in Lagos

1 Thank Mario N
Level Contributor
8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

If you love Italian dishes, Villa Medici is for you. Food is quite pricy however, the quality is good.

Thank SFCOBA 2
Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015

I attended two events back to back at this restaurant of late and was quite pleased with the quality of food. As I have not been there in a long while, was pleased to see the refurb work that gives it more classier and cool ambience. The salmon starter was a killer. The outside bar on a dry day is... More 

Thank 523Sadcustomer523
new york
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

The reviews of this place are very good... so we went. The place was empty the night we went (Thursday evening!). The menu was limited - they did not have several items that were listed. The wine we ordered was not available - so had to substitute for a more expensive bottle. Finally, the bill could only be paid in... More 

Thank dadachu
Lagos, Nigeria
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

Elegant, great service and friendly staff...I know..never espected that but has being always my experience there, fantastic drinks and excellent food, they organize great events there, don't miss it if you have a chance ;)

Thank Jassminka_tv
Lagos, Nigeria
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88 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Came here for my daughter's birthday lunch and had the restaurant practically all to our selves. We had a starter of tempur calamari which was alright. The main dishes however were delicious. The Moroccan chicken was so tender and perfectly seasoned. The steak royale in mushroom sauce was divine. To top it off, the waiters threw in a dessert on... More 

1 Thank Kemi S
London, United Kingdom
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189 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

I went for a business lunch and had a good meal. The spicy prawn starter was good as was the fish that followed. My colleague had the beef carpaccio and the chicken. Everything looked very good and service was very professional. A good place for a discrete lunch or dinner as the tables are well spaced out. I believe there... More 

Thank Segaria226
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

Great dining experience with a good selection of wines and gourmet cuisine. Loved every minute of it and the garden bar was not half bad. Solve the car parking issues and the experience would be even better.

Thank Straight S
Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The food is excellent and so unique for Lagos. The staff are extremely friendly and attentive. The mustard shrimps are superb, but then again everything I have tried has not disappointed me. I have been a few times for lunch.

Thank Bruce P

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Festival Road, Lagos, Nigeria
  • Location: Africa  >  Nigeria  >  Lagos State  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: 7069665555

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?