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The Yellow Chilli Restaurant & Bar

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27 Bishop Oluwole St., Lagos 101241, Nigeria
+234 809 962 3614
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10:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yellow Chilli used to be a lot better. The standards have slipped somewhat in the last couple of years. Still, remains a decent enough place to grab some authentic Naija grub.

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1 Thank Ian L
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Three of us visited yellow chili in January - one of us resident in but visiting from Sierra Leone. I had a fish pepper soup while my wife had the fisherman's pepper soup. We convinced our guest to have pounded yam and afang soup. He was delighted and so were we. The staff was a mix of slow and proactive... More 

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Thank Mayowa O
Lagos, Nigeria
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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to have Lunch. It offers an assortment of Nigerian dishes, soups, pepper soup, rice, beans etc. Decor is African theme and quite nice.

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Thank Chinchin09
Johannesburg
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125 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place on VI to sample the interesting and tasty local fare. It seemed that the standards (jollof rice, chilli chicken) were better than the more exotic stuff (Nigerian soups, seafood etc) but all in all not bad.

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Thank wking21
Kochi (Cochin), India
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244 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to yellow chilli and hopes were high. have to say, we were disappointed. décor falling apart. service was almost non-existing on a day that was not busy. not sure if it was the effect of recession. .

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Thank mjacob007
Lagos, Nigeria
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55 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us as a place where we can have a seafood okro soup. And it was delicious! We fell in love with this delicacy during trip to Akwa Ibom state and couldn't find any place in Lagos where they prepare it. Yellow chilli is one of two restaurants they have it. It specializes on Nigerian cousine.... More 

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Thank Piedrarip
Lagos, Nigeria
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went to have lunch at the Ikeja outlet of Yellow chilli. It was an average experience. The security and other staff were quite polite, parking space is quite big. However, we waited for nearly an hour for our food, a d a couple of minutes for our bill to be sent after eating. The food itself... More 

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Thank kevodo
Abuja, Nigeria
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

It is a proper restaurant that have been in existence for over a decade. It specializes in Nigeria cuisines , It has a bar for hanging out in the evening but elitist in its clientele.It is located in the business district of Victoria island in Lagos Nigeria

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Thank Eugene A
Lagos, Nigeria
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Best place to visit with friends for an authentic taste of Nigerian delicacies. Good and lovely dishes on menu. A wonderful experience for a first timer! Preferred the Ikeja branch to Ikoyi though!

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Thank ShineRrajan
Lagos, Nigeria
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Yellow Chilli has been a favourite for about a decade on the island. It is the place for Nigerian cuisine done with a twist. The chef is creative without compromising the authenticity of local dish experience. It is located on a quiet street and so there is often adequate street parking. It is a good place for family hangouts as... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
African, Seafood, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Buffet, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Bishop Oluwole St., Lagos 101241, Nigeria
  • Location: Africa  >  Nigeria  >  Lagos State  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +234 809 962 3614

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?