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Ozumba Mbadiwe Street, Victoria Island, Lagos 550104, Nigeria
+234 818 177 7666
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good55%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“salad” (25 reviews)
“cakes” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Ozumba Mbadiwe Street, Victoria Island, Lagos 550104, Nigeria
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice relaxing place close to the water, salads and ice creams are very good and well priced. Good place for weekends to unwind yourself from the daily work stresses

Thank pradeepjohn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cactus is a nice restaurant. Great ambience. Neat talking parrot in a cage outside the entrance that my kids love. There is also a playground and a comfortable outdoor seating area by the water with thatched covering and very comfortable chairs. So it's a great...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My favourite dish at Cactus is the chicken/tomato/ avocado salad. There's a great outdoor play area for the children and yum desserts. One of our favourite places for sunday lunch.

Thank Ifeoluwa F
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Neat environment with good outdoor view overlooking the lagoon. Was there for a business lunch so stayed indoors. There is a parrot at the entrance and is quite popular with the kids. Indoors is quite clean and appears set up for group dining. There is...More

Thank Chijioke O
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Cactus restaurant is located on Ozumba Mbadiwe in Victoria Island. Restaurant is a mainstay and has kept a loyal following both with its patrons and to a large extent it's staff some of whom I've known since my first visit in 2003! Today you have...More

Thank Ade A
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Cactus is right around the corner from the hotel we are residing at. They serve local, continental (American), Lebanese, pasta and pizza. They have a nice bakery and also offers ice cream. Sundays you can hear all the children playing outside at their children's playground....More

Thank asianink
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Lagos is not a first world city. It can be chaotic, dusty, caught in a massive traffic jam and experience some sights of poverty. Step into Cactus Restaurant and one can feel the nice an cosy ambiance. The staff were attentive and courteous. The display...More

Thank Kai4848
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

From time to time, my family and I go there to have breakfast on a weekend. It's always busy. There's a confectionery section with a variety of pasteries. There's also an outdoor sitting area with a view of the lagoon. It has a relatively small...More

Thank Bosslady6
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We had dinner at this restaurant and the food was worth the while. The ambience is also very nice as one savours the beauty of the Lagoon from the restaurant. It is also a nice place to take kids who will marvel at the artwork...More

Thank Felixo37
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Another restaurant I have been visiting for years....can't go wrong here...also nice ice cream and pastries.

Thank LancasterTee
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erhunmwunse o
27 August 2017|
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Response from Ikechukwu O | Reviewed this property |
Yes they deliver but it also depends on where you live in Lagos. Most restaurants on the island offer free delivery services to offices and homes within the immediate vicinity. Delivery charges also differ from one... More
Maro I
7 December 2016|
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Response from Alan W | Reviewed this property |
Hi Maro, I have just logged back in and saw your question. I hope you had a great day!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ozumba Mbadiwe Street, Victoria Island, Lagos 550104, Nigeria
  • Location: Africa  >  Nigeria  >  Lagos State  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +234 818 177 7666
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