We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Ocean Basket, Victoria Island

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1392 Tiamiyu Savage St | Victoria Island, Lagos 100001, Nigeria
+234 816 059 1821
Website
Today
07:00 - 22:00
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 07:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

202 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 193: English reviews
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great meal! Hot and freshly prepared. Courteous and friendly staff. I love the settings. For great and tasty sea foods, visit Ocean basket!

Helpful?
Thank Oge O
Level Contributor
11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For seafood lovers, I would recommend Ocean Basket. For a group dining, It's more economical to order as a group. The sea food could either be fried or grilled. Very help staff. We had my Mum's birthday lunch there and the staff all sing for her while bringing the cake.

Helpful?
Thank bhumie
Lagos, Nigeria
Level Contributor
8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I frequent Ocean Basket anytime am in Lagos VI, and usual after church late afternoon lunch or early diner is the family delight and occasional meetings. In Lagos there is not a better choice for pure sea food place - it's a family delight

Helpful?
Thank ositao2016
Level Contributor
6 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful experience from the food to the staff to the environment... Overall superb experience. It was my birthday and I was surprised by members of staff... Everyone is hands oi deck even at busy hours

Helpful?
Thank Opeyemi A
London
Level Contributor
45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We had lunch here and it was an unforgettable experience. Our seafood platter consisted of prawns, calamari, grilled fish (surprisingly tasty, well seasoned and not boring), chips and fried rice. The service was unparalleled, our waiter couldn't do enough for us and very kindly packed our leftovers to take home. The restaurant was quiet and serene. We will surely return.q

Helpful?
Thank toksebony
Lagos, Nigeria
Level Contributor
23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Good attention to detail. The only downside for me was the bathrooms are downstairs. For me less drinks because upstairs has the best views

Helpful?
Thank Rumbi304026
Level Contributor
18 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Nice quiet restaurant also very appropriate for business meetings. Wide array of grilled and panfried fish, prawns and calamari. I just love how they serve the meal, which comes in cooking pans! Staff is just great. They also serve excellent coffee.

Helpful?
Thank Eric A
New York City, New York
1 review
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

I've given Ocean Basket 1 star because the food isn't bad, it's pretty tasty. HOWEVER, the abysmal customer service makes the food entirely forgettable. I visited this particular location and was surprised to see how friendly the staff all seemed. The manager especially has a smiling problem but this is okay. However, we began to realize that the friendly behavior... More 

Helpful?
Thank Kryssie10
Doha
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

No idea how they do it. For a three years since we coming there, restaurant has the friendliest and most helpful staff in Lagos. Good food with a very good prices too!

Helpful?
1 Thank YAKON
Lagos State, Nigeria
Level Contributor
11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

The idea of this place is great. The food options are rich, varied and interesting in combinations. The food is good. The ambience is not necessarily so great, but, hey, this is Lagos, right? The price? Always burns a hole in your pocket...and you'll feel it burning😂. But they never put a gun to your head to go there. Your... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Godson U

Travellers who viewed Ocean Basket, Victoria Island also viewed

 

Been to Ocean Basket, Victoria Island? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Cuisine
Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1392 Tiamiyu Savage St | Victoria Island, Lagos 100001, Nigeria
  • Location: Africa  >  Nigeria  >  Lagos State  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +234 816 059 1821
Description
A contemporary family oriented casual dining restaurant located in the heart of the social hub of Victoria Island. Undoubtedly the best seafood South of the Sahara! Served in a relaxed atmosphere with service uncommon in these parts.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Ocean Basket, Victoria Island and other visitors
5 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (5)

Questions? Get answers from Ocean Basket, Victoria Island staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?