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Metisse

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267A Etim Inyang Crescent | Victoria Island, Lagos 550104, Nigeria
+234 1 271 4158
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Nairobi, Kenya
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2,436 reviews
837 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 955 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Metisse is a lovely pan-Asian restaurant located on Etim Inyang street in Victoria Island. Good food, good service and nice ambiance.

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Thank Ibadanboy
Lagos, Nigeria
1 review
Reviewed 23 March 2016

The positive is that the restaurant is beautifully decorated and has a lovely ambience. Negative: for a valentines day dinner, one would have expected the restaurant to up its service experience but it was the reverse. Our waiter was incredibly dismissive and seemed in a hurry to leave everytime he got to the table. The starter came out fine but... More 

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Thank sadeobix
Lagos, Nigeria
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Metisse has to be the best restaurant serving Pan-Asian cuisine in Nigeria. The variety of starters and main dishes is amazing and make sure you ask for the Mongolian Beef! Price-wise, I believe it's the most affordable among all restaurants in Lagos when it comes to fine dining. Average of N5,000 to N6,000 per person

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Thank NadimC142
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36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Hadn't been back here after our first visit so many years ago and it was refreshingly different when we visited on the 18th of December. Everything had changed, decor, service culture, menu and the air conditioning too. After a while, we had to request that the air conditioning was turned down. Our waiter was very courteous, attentive and most helpful... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2015

This restaurant is definitely one Lagos' hidden gems. A dinner there is a most rewarding culinary experience. It is great for a date or a quiet dinner between friends to savor Thai, Malaysian, Singaporean cuisines with a hint of indian cooked to perfection with great high quality ingredients.

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Thank Amine C
Toledo, Spain
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477 reviews
219 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2015

WE HAD BUSINESS DINNER for three people. the place was almost empty and the local has fair (maybe little bit tacky) decoration on the inside. The outside is not great though a MUST IS THE COOCONUT SOUP /thai style) which is great. My tempura shrimp were good but no to die for. Service Ok even though was some delay between... More 

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Thank Jos8Toledo
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41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2015

We dined at Metisse on Thursday night and it was a culinary experience. We shared Mongolian beef, Thai chicken and Singapore fried rice and all was just excellent. Their cook is Lebanese. Best meal I have had for a while. Dinner per person with a drink is about 25 USD. The downside was that the place was basically empty apart... More 

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1 Thank Matej N
Lagos, Nigeria
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39 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Had a fantastic meal last night. The dining room at Metisse is classy and cozy at the same time. Their menu is Asian-Fusion with a few really good Thai dishes. We had excellent Chicken Pad Thai N3400 and Prawn Pad Thai. N3900 In my opinion it was far better than the leading Thai restaurant on VI. The ground chicken samosas... More 

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Appleton, Wisconsin
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Great serviced and a wonderful atmosphere. Mahmoud and staff rocks out with solid food and attentive service!

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Thank Dan D
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6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

Wonderful cocktails (just be careful - alcohol content may be slightly higher than usual) and the grilled salmon is just delicious and beautifully presented. Oh, and with Chocolat Royal just downstairs, you can spoil yourself with the rich desserts. Prices also reasonable (main courses about NGN3,000 - 5,500: $15 - 27.5 pp).

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Chinese, Malaysian
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 267A Etim Inyang Crescent | Victoria Island, Lagos 550104, Nigeria
  • Location: Africa  >  Nigeria  >  Lagos State  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +234 1 271 4158
Description
Welcome to Metisse, where we have gathered the wonderful foods and flavors of Pan-Asian cuisine from South-East Asia, to give you a taste of the five flavors of food: pungent, sweet, sour, bitter and salty. Our healthy dishes, simple and aromatic, come in a large variety to appeal to a wide range of taste buds and are guaranteed to suit any lifestyle, from gourmet to gourmand. Metisse will both widen your repertoire and excite your passion with an unforgettable aftertaste. We are opened Tuesdays to Sundays from 12 noon to 3 PM and 6PM tp 10.30 PM - closed on Mondays

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