Best Ice Cream Spots in Lagos; Lagos has plenty of places; cafes, bakeries, stores and restaurants with top-notch ice cream, gelato and sorbet to sweeten up your day.
We all love ice-cream. Ice-cream on a hot day, Ice-cream on a warm day and Ice-cream even on a cold day.
From innovative approaches to the popular dessert, find your next frozen treat with our guide to Lagos’s ice cream shop scene.
We’ve put together a list of top-notch ice-cream parlours serving unforgettable frozen cones, scoops, ice lollies and ice-cream sandwiches.
The Best Ice Cream Spots in Lagos
Ice Cream Factory
Ice Cream Factory in Lekki Phase 1 is the flagship store of one of leading dessert restaurants in Lagos, offering luxury ice cream that tastes like no other! The desserts at Ice Cream Factory is produced locally using only the finest ingredients.
Ice Cream Factory takes pleasure in carefully selecting its ingredients, by working with the very best suppliers both locally and around the world
Ice Cream Factory operates 2 other branches in Circle Mall (Lekki) and Maryland Mall (Maryland)
₦ 3,000 for 2 persons (approx.)
Hans And René
At Hans and Rene, the gelato specialists, you can probably get one of the best selection of gelatos in Lagos there! No Kidding.
Hans and Rene will indulge your senses with classic flavors like Salted Caramel, Pistachio and Coconut, exotic flavours like Dulce De Leche and Tiramisu along with the famous Agbalumo and Zobo sorbets which are a hit, simply clean and delicious.
So many flavours to choose from! And for a rounded experience, you can also buy cakes, donuts, puff puff and other desserts to go with your gelato extraordinaire.
Hans and Rene Locations in Lagos:
Ozumba Mbadiwe Street,
Palms Shopping Centre
Ikeja City Mall
Dr Miuz Banire Street,
Cold Stone Creamery
Phone: 0813 534 3319
Cold Stone is an Ice cream chain offering design-your-own creations hand-mixed on a granite slab, plus shakes & more.
Cold stone still remains the “in thing” amongst ladies in Lagos at the moment and with a Domino’s pizza beside every cold stone branch it would surely leave a very good lasting experience.
Also, Cold stone has varieties of ice cream flavours from banana caramel crunch, chocolate devotion, strawberry banana, coffee ice cream and lots more.
Phone: 01 271 4155
Chocolat Royale is the bus stop for those that love pastries, ice cream, snacks and chocolate. Europeans, especially French visitors, will find this restaurant irresistible as they make different kinds of French pastries, croissants, tarts, genoises and cakes. The environment is also very cool, clean and welcoming.
Chocolate Royale serves Ice Cream in large quantity and they are reasonably affordable. You also have a wide range of flavours of ice cream to choose from. They also have desserts and a place called Cafe Royal which is a good place for kids, family, friends and couples to hang out.
They open all days of the week and are located on: Etim Inyang, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria The Palms Shopping Mall Lekki, Lagos Centro Lekki Mall, Admiralty Way, Lekki Phase 1, Lekki, Lagos.
Address: 21 A Kofo Abayomi St, Eti-Osa, Lagos
Candy Patisserie With two branches on Kofo Abayomi street, Victoria Island and the other at Ikeja City Mall, Candy can also cater for your ice cream needs.
Although they do not seem to have numerous flavours of Ice creams (at least not at the mall), the quality of the ice-cream they do have makes up for that. The ice creams are creamy with the ice cream cones almost as delicious as the ice cream itself.
Cream Slices Cakes & Desserts
Address: 109 Ogunlana Drive, Surulere, Lagos
This is a ‘go to’ place for ice cream lovers who desire varieties and not the typical chocolate and vanilla ice-cream. Cream slices cake and desserts are however mostly known for their red velvet cakes, which you should definitely try.
They are located on 109, Ogunlana Drive, Surulere in Lagos.
Breena’s Ice Cream
Breena’s Ice Cream has two outlets in Lagos; one on Victoria Island and one on the mainland, at B’tzalel Lifestyle Mall. Each of the outlets is a quaint and tucked-away hideaway from the bustle of the city. The ice cream is freshly made each day and has less fat than regular ice cream — only 3–6% fat compared to an average of 11% — so you don’t have to feel guilty eating it. There is a wide variety of delicious flavours, toppings and sauces; so you can design your own sweet treat.
Flavours include classics like vanilla, chocolate and strawberry; and more unusual selections like coconut, banana and coffee. Toppings include chocolate chips, and rainbow sprinkles, or you can also choose to drizzle your ice cream with caramel sauce.
Also, If you don’t fancy ice cream, Breena’s also serves up a variety of other delicious treats, including a selection of freshly baked cakes.
Caffè Tranche By Araba Victoria Island Lagos
Address: 14B Karimu Kotun St, Victoria Island, Lagos
Established by Araba’s Homemade, a bakery, to provide an all-in-one spot for pastries and cafe lovers to come in, grab a meal, settle down and make use of the free WiFi and build a community of young people who share common interests.
Also, Caffé Tranche offers first class continental services, in a first class environment, with first class meals to suit your mood every time.
Yoghurt Frenzy Desserts
Address: 1310 Karimu Kotun St, Victoria Island, Lagos
They have a range of flavours, toppings, fruit toppings and nuts for your tasty and healthy nourishment. Their smoothies come in different flavours too. Aside from the Victoria Island store, Yogurt Frenzie Desserts can be found at other locations around Lagos including:
Dinos Food Cafe, Osolo Way, Ikeja
University of Lagos, Akoka
Koko Lounge, Yaba
Illumina Lounge, Yaba
Ember Creek, Awolowo Road, Ikoyi
Club 10, Victoria Island
Nigerian Law School, Victoria Island
Posh Cafe, Mega Plaza, Victoria Island
Road Runners Club, Yaba.
Address: Shop U02, 1st Floor, by Silverbird Cinema, Ikeja City Mall, Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos
Elizabeth Place, 22B Admiralty Way (E), Lekki Phase 1, Lagos
Melting Moments is a desserts and confectionery store catering for delicious desserts and sweet treats. Their products are made fresh with the finest ingredients.
Also, Melting moments tempts you with the most tasty desserts, and their famed signature ice cream teases you with its melt-in-your-mouth properties.
Petit Paris Café
Address: Taiye Olowu St, Lekki Phase I, Lagos
Paris Cafe,has good food,After work cocktails or just anytime you feel like Cocktails ! they are located at the West ground floor of Wollys mall. Icecream and Dessert is also available.
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Originally published at Awé Lagos.