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1 Festival Rd., Lagos 101242, Nigeria
+234 706 966 5555
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

Came here in the company of my colleagues, and I'd say this, the places was awesome. Service was prompt, the food was great. I would like to visit again, and will recommend this place to anyone. Pricing? On the higher side, but worth it.

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Thank Triple-CMilo
Lagos
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Rabia was a good host. Changed arrival time a couple of times but he was very accommodating of my schedules, had gifts in hand and checked constantly to make sure we were satisfied with the food. Not too pricy and good ambiance.

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Thank Omotola E
lagos
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2015

I love the ambiance of the Restaurant. From the the home coming atmosphere in its exterior to the right light setting in the interior, great food and excellent dessert make this place as good for a formal lunch meeting to a very relaxed and drawn out official dinner. With family and friends you would be glad you made this your... More 

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Thank LagosLolly
Nairobi, Kenya
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2,437 reviews
837 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 954 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2015

Villa Medici is a pleasant restaurant in Victoria island, Lagos. Set in a charming building (a converted residential home), it has three main dining areas: a private room which can be hired out for functions, a main dining space and a nice outside dining space in the gardens. The food and service at Villa Medici were good. We had the... More 

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Thank Ibadanboy
London, United Kingdom
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154 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2015 via mobile

We visited here in December whilst on a business trip to Lagos. With the name I was expecting an Italian menu which there was not and the options were fairly limited. Both myself and my colleague had a steak for our main which was ok and not medium rare which was asked for. Overall the meal was ok, cost was... More 

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Thank Craig M
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2014

This beautiful restaurant was mismanaged for a couple of years but I am very happy to say now that the management is back in the hands of the owner and the improvement is immediate. A beautiful setting, lovely food and nice wines. N.B. The most beautiful decorated ladies in Lagos, everything is so elegant.

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1 Thank classicchi
Lagos, Nigeria
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2014

The food at Villa Medici is great, but I don't like the fact that each time I've been there we've had to wait at least 30 minutes for our table to be ready

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1 Thank cedarme
Lagos, Nigeria
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54 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2014

Enjoyed a dinner here recently with very friendly waiters. I tried the fish but next time will be having the steak on recommendation and will have to revert.

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Thank TimmoW16
Lagos, Nigeria
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18 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2014

We went to Villa Medici for a birthday dinner and were very pleased. First, to get the normal Lagos caveat out of the way: Medici is a pricey place at about $100/person with appetizer, wine, entree, and dessert. But given the quality of food and service, that's not bad at all for Lagos. The waiters were well-trained and very amicable.... More 

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Mountain View, California
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44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2014

Parking sucks, which is a shame, but the food here is pretty good. Caipirinhas also great here though you might need to tell the bartender not to change out the rum type or sugar on a repeat order.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Festival Rd., Lagos 101242, Nigeria
  • Location: Africa  >  Nigeria  >  Lagos State  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +234 706 966 5555

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?