ADVENTURES OF A FOODIE RESIDING IN LAGOS

June 13, 2016
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A Trip to Freshly Ground Coffee Co.

The Freshly Ground Coffee Co. 17B Awolowo Road, Ikoyi, Lagos 0802 208 8021, 0809 0977 913   Happy new month guys! Sorry for being MIA but we back! You can connect with us via Instagram which is always live so follow on there if you aren’t. It seems Awolowo road in Ikoyi seems to have some hidden and not so hidden spots and accidentally stumbled upon The Freshly Ground Coffee Co.       At first glance, it looks like an abandoned building with loads of space or more like a ghost town with minor construction work ongoing. The major building has […]
May 17, 2016
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Pictures from the #FoodieinLagosFair

Hello everyone,   Just to bring you some of the pictures from our Food Fair and the Lagos Home Show. You can check out the rest of the pictures on our Facebook Page.                                        Too many pictures to share and can’t share them all on here   PhotoCredit: Lychee Photography & Valerie Ekpo
May 10, 2016
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A Recap of the Foodie in Lagos ‘Food’ Fair #FoodieinLagosFair

Wow!!! That’s the only word that seems to come out when I think about our Food Fair in Lagos which happened on Sunday. It was amazeballs and was beyond my imagination. It was a massive success thanks to readers and followers of this blog, thank you for coming out and honouring us with your presence.   To all our Food & Drink Vendors, Thank you for trusting us, we appreciate you.   First scare was the weather because at about 5.30am it was raining proper cats and dogs and all I could think was “oh no!” but God came through and the […]
May 8, 2016
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The Foodie in Lagos Food Fair 2016 – The Vendors III

The Foodie in Lagos Food Fair is finally here!! Yay! Trying to sleep but its tough… Well on to it. See I and II of introduction of our vendors to catch up.       BISCUITBONEBLOG   Been following this account on Instagram for a while and heard some lovely things about her Shaki (Tripe) bites. Yes oh! Toasted Shaki Bites with agege bread. Yummerz!   “Biscuitboneblog focuses on fusing African cuisines with different cultures. Our toasted sandwiches are a playful mix of Nigerian, European and Asian techniques”.   Menu:   **All toasties made with agege bread Shaki Toastie — shaki, tomato […]
May 5, 2016
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The Foodie in Lagos Food Fair 2016 – The Vendors II

Yay! We are so excited about our Food Fair  together with the Lagos Home Show that is happening this weekend in Lagos. The Food Fair is 3 days away and we are so glad, excited and scared at the same time but its almost here and we are so glad! You will notice we have been spotlighting some of our Food Vendors on Instagram and Twitter and some bits on Snapchat so you have an idea on what to expect.   If you missed the introductory part of our “Meet the Vendors” series, see I here    WRAP CITY Wrap […]
May 3, 2016
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The Foodie in Lagos Food Fair 2016 – The Vendors I

Hey guys, Lagos Food Fair   We are so excited to announce the maiden edition of our very own Food Fair. We will be showcasing some of the best Foods in Lagos.   The Fair is barely 5 days away!   We are in partnership with the curators of the yearly Lagos Home Show – a platform that was founded on the simple principle of ‘encouraging local industry’ especially for home-ware.   We’ve always wanted to do a Food Fair where everyone enjoys available samples, tries out new food and ultimately having a Foodie Adventure from awesome vendors. Food Fairs are common in other […]
April 27, 2016
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The Foodie in Lagos Fair in Conjunction with the Lagos Home Show – May 2016

So the giveaway closed this morning at 9.15am because I got caught up with life and could not announce the winner yesterday.   *Drum roll* The winner of the meal from Chef Raphael Duntoye is Temilade – Congrats!  The rules were so easy though..   Now on to the post of the day, remember we told you that May is the Month of Food and yes yes you got it, Foodie in Lagos is having its own food fair with some of the loveliest food vendors lined up so far.  The curators of the Lagos Home Show and Foodie in Lagos […]
April 25, 2016
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GIVEAWAY ALERT!: Win a Free Meal made by the Awesome Chef Raphael Duntoye with #FoodieInLagos at #GTBankFoodDrink Fair

  I have tagged the month of May as the Month of Food because first the #GTBankFoodDrink Fair (see post here) and then the Foodilicious Fair brought to you by the curators of the Lagos Home Show and Foodie in Lagos (see press release here) – those who get the newsletters are in the know so sign up to get the gist when its hot here. Honestly, just buy “agbo jedi jedi” to cleanse before these events. Now on to it, Chef Raphael Duntoye is in Lagos for the GTBank Food & Drink Fair and one lucky Foodie in Lagos reader will get […]
April 15, 2016
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Foodie in Lagos X GTBank’s Food & Drink Fair 2016

TGIF!!! Friday is my best day of the week and with each ending week, we are excited about the month of May.   The month of May is an exciting one and the weekends are a hit back to back! We sent out a newsletter yesterday and some of you already know the gist. Should you not want to miss out, you can subscribe here to get updates first hand.   On that note, we are gastronomically delighted to announce the GTBank Food & Drink Fair Weekend which is proudly supported by Foodie in Lagos as one of the partners for […]
April 14, 2016
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Hard Rock Cafe Lagos

Finally went to Hard Rock Cafe, Lagos (“HRC”) which started operations in December, 2015  on Valentine’s Day and surprisingly even though we did not make a reservation, it was not as busy as we thought and so we did not have to wait in line – Yay. FIL was quite late to the party (2 months late which aint bad) but quite glad that Lagos got its very own Hard Rock Cafe and hopefully this might pave the way for other brands to come here *fingers crossed*. First thought was wow this place is huge with really high ceilings and in looks and all […]
March 31, 2016
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New Menu Food Tasting at La Taverna

Foodie in Lagos was invited to a new menu tasting by La Taverna Restaurant which serves a mix of Italian, Spanish and Chilean dishes. La Taverna is also popular with its Pizza in Lagos. I was sure to go with an empty stomach and when you get to the end, you will see why.   Those on snapchat got the full cover on the experience at La Taverna. You can use the Snapcode here to add us on Snapchat or by the username ‘FoodieinLagos’. I had also tweeted about the new menu tasting so follow on Twitter here not to miss […]
March 23, 2016
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Work Lunch: Deli Special Pasta from Goodness Gracious Gourmet

Hey Hey!! 4-day work week yay! To celebrate the short week, decided to go with some Deli Special Pasta from Goodness Gracious Gourmet (“GGG”).   Placed my order for lunch from Goodness Gracious Gourmet (“GGG”) last night because I did want to carry last and find out that orders foe the day had been maxed out. My order came right on time by 12pm today which I was totally happy about.   GGG is one of my lunchtime favs and I honestly don’t know why I haven’t shared reviews on their food here (checks archives and drafts) but I’ve shared […]

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