7 Cool Places You Can Have Fun In Benin City

October 3, 2020

Benin City is one of the most historic towns in Nigeria. The city that plays host to the revered Eweka dynasty, Benin city has some fun spots if you ever realise that you need to unwind.

Note down these 7 places, and never say we didn’t help you when you were stranded in Benin-city:

1. Nadia Bakery

First, get yourself some chow. Nadia Bakery is located opposite the University of Benin, and you can stop by for dope AF doughnuts, bread, sausage and pasteries.

2. Stop2Shop

Stop2Shop shopping centre is also located opposite the UNIBEN main gate, along the Ugbowo-Lagos Road. There, you’ll find household items and other basic things that can be gotten in your shopping mall.

3. Sams Penthouse Africa Lounge and Bar

Sams Penthouse Bar is located off Ugbowo-Lagos Road, Benin. Here, you can turn up to the max on a typical Friday evening.


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4. Filmhouse Cinemas

Located in Uselu, Benin, you can see the latest movies at Filmhouse cinemas, Benin in a very relaxed and serene atmosphere.

5. Kada Plaza

Located along the Old Sapele Road, Oka, Benin City, Kada plaza is arguably the most popular entertainment centre in Benin. There are a cinema and an arena in this plaza, all for your entertainment.

6. Flowell Shopping Mall

Also located in Uselu, Benin City, Flowell shopping mall sell a range of products, beverages and many other essential items.

7. 40/40 Sports Bar

40/40 Sports Bar is located along Adesuwa road, Benin city. Here, you can have drinks and just generally relax.


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