Best Restaurants in Abuja – Abuja is the capital of Nigeria and as expected the city has a lot of amazing and beautiful restaurants where one can eat and relax.
If you want a list of some restaurants in Abuja that you can check out, we’ve got you covered. These restaurants are wonderful and you can go there for your date nights, anniversaries or just to eat and cool off after a long day at work.
To be on the safe side, it will be nice if you book your table ahead of time, as this way you are sure to get a spot when you arrive.
Best Restaurants in Abuja
1. Chez Victor
The Chez Victor restaurant is located at No 7 Ganges Street, off Alvan Ikoku Street, Maitama, Abuja. It is lovely in every sense of the word and you will definitely be glad you visited there. The restaurant is headed by Le Cordon Bleu trained Chef Victor so you see that the meals served at the restaurant will be nothing short of amazing.
It is true that some people might peg the restaurant for an expensive one, but you will definitely not regret any penny spent there.
Not just are the meals wonderful, the space is also well decorated and is perfect for romantic dates.
Best believe that nothing beats enjoying a nice meal while having an amazing view. That is what you get when you dine at Papillon, if you get the best seats. You will be enjoying your food and the view of a beautiful greenery and water fountain.
The ambience of the restaurant is soothing and calming not to mention romantic. Papillon restaurant boasts of one of the best dining buffets in the city and many people are aware of this, so it is best you book a table on time.
The restaurant is located in Sheraton Hotel Abuja, Ladi Kwali Way, Maitama.
3. Sky Bar Rooftop Lounge
The Sky Bar Rooftop Lounge is another fantastic restaurant with a view. Here you will get a sweeping view of Abuja while you enjoy your well prepared meal.
They have an excellent customer service and very courteous staff.
Sky Bar Rooftop Lounge is located at 104 Kwame Nkrumah Crescent, Asokoro, Abuja.
4. The Clubhouse
You can find the Clubhouse at TAK Continental Estate, near Life Camp. It is a lifestyle club which in addition to an amazing restaurant also has a gym and swimming pool.
Their decoration is of an African theme and you will no doubt feel at home. They serve amazing meals that you will definitely love.
The Clubhouse is located at No 11 Aliyu Mohammed Road, TAK Continental Estate, Life Camp, Jabi, Abuja.
5. Vanilla Restaurant & Lounge
Vanilla Restaurant & Lounge is clearly an amazing restaurant. The space is very cozy, beautiful, calming and soothing that you will immediately feel at home. Thanks to their brilliant interior decor. Now in your relaxed mood, you can comfortably check out their wonderful menu and without a doubt, you will find something that you like.
Vanilla Restaurant & Lounge is situated at No 11 Usuma Close, Maitama, Abuja.
6. The Quarter Café
Do you want a restaurant that is classy and elegant? Then this is for you. The Quarter Café will definitely have you coming back. If the lovely Parisian décor does not do that, then their amazing gourmet burgers, desserts and coffees will do just that. It also has a romantic ambience so if you are at lost over where to go for a date, just pick the Quarter Café.
The Quarter Café is located at No 6 Tapeta Street, off Thaba Tseka Street, British Village, Wuse 2, Abuja.
Nkoyo is your one stop restaurant for wonderfully prepared local cuisines made with traditional fresh herbs and spices. Just think of it as a bukka joint but in a very lovely and sophisticated space with very brilliant interior decor. In addition to the food being amazing and the decor very brilliant, their customer service is also really good. You are sure to enjoy your time at Nkoyo.
You will find Nkoyo restaurant at Ceddi Plaza, Central Business District, Abuja / K-City Plaza, 1 Bathrust Street, Wuse 2, Abuja.
8. The Secret Garden
The Secret Garden is actually not secret as they are well known and get a lot of patronage. In fact some people believe that the Secret Garden has the best pizza in Abuja now that is not an easy feat.
What’s not to love about the Secret Garden, they go beyond serving good food to offering live music and karaoke. Add that to the airy green garden and you’ll see how fun this place can be. After a hectic day, it won’t be a bad idea to go there relax and have some fun.
The Secret Garden is located at Riverplate Park, 147 Ahmadu Bello Way, Wuse 2, Abuja.
If you are a lover of Indian food or you just want to feel a connection to your favourite Bollywood star then Wakkis is a place you should definitely visit. The restaurant is arguably the best Indian Restaurant in Abuja. They have an open kitchen setup and the aroma of Indian cuisines as you step in is so nice.
You can find Wakkis at 171 Aminu Kano Crescent, Wuse 2, Abuja
This list cannot be exhausted without adding Nouveau to it. Nouveau offer local delicacies, Italian as well as American food.
So all you have to do is select a meal from their menu and it will be brought to you. The meals are very well prepared and are quite delicious. You can also go up to their rooftop lounge for more relaxation after you’ve had your meal.
Nouveau is located at 123 Ademola Adetokunbo Crescent, Wuse 2, Abuja.
Zuma is located at Transcorp Hilton, Aguiyi Ironsi Street, Maitama, Abuja.
It is the go to place for great steak. They also have an extensive wine list that you can choose from. The view from here is beautiful as you will get to see brilliant water fountain displays. While it is true that the restaurant can be a bit pricey, it is so worth it if you can afford it.
12. Johnny Rockets
Johnny Rockets is located at Konoko Crescent, Wuse 2, Abuja
It is All-American diners so whenever you are craving burger or any food from the American culture, just check them out.
They also have great customer service and the vibe of the place will make you feel like you are in the states.
13. Woks and Koi
Woks and Koi is situated at 1161 Sani Abacha Way, Silverbird Entertainment Centre, CBD, Abuja
You can just stroll in here and have a wonderful meal while waiting for your movie time. The offer several Chinese meals and they are very good at it. Just dig in with your chopsticks if you can use them, otherwise just play it safe with a fork.
They are also at Wuse 2 and you can check that one out if you are not satisfied with the one at Silverbird in CBD.
14. Da Maria
Da Maria is a place to go to for great pizzas. The Pizza there is very traditional just as it was intended by Italians.
It is a nice place to go to for romantic dinner and dates as their interior decor is quite cozy.
The restaurant is located at 98 Aminu Kano Crescent, Wuse 2, Abuja.
BluCabana in addition to having an amazing restaurant also features a beauty lounge, swimming pool and a children’s playroom. So you can take your children there and the whole family will have a good time.
BluCabana is situated at Shehu Yaradua Way, Opp Setraco Building , Mabushi, Abuja.
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