A music shop, book shop and cafe all in one spot. The Jazzhole is an oasis of calm within the bustle of Lagos. If you are a lover of good music, books, and African artwork, the Jazzhole is a haven for you. Jazzhole Records is an independent label based at 168 Awolowo Road, Ikoyi, Lagos. Created in the 90’s together with the Glendora Book library, the cafe offers about 40 varieties of tea, which comes served in individual tin tea pots with jars of dark brown sugar.
The coffee crumble cake is delicious, the sandwiches three slices high. it is credited as one of the best music shops and cultural centres within the country. It is an African lounge with endless Jazz and Soul music, and also a place where you can read from the largest collection of good books. They also do monthly art exhibitions showcasing the African strength in literature, music, arts, and more. In the evenings there is a live jazz band while the audience is scattered all over giving rise to a very cool environment.