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Makush Gallery

Bole Road | 2nd Floor Mega Building, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251 91 189 0637
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (25 reviews)
“arrabiata” (2 reviews)
“tibs” (2 reviews)
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Italian, European, International, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Bole Road | 2nd Floor Mega Building, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The gallery is full of art, has a pleasant atmosphere, and the food is good. I was expecting more but it was worthy of a visit. Service was good. No one else was there when I was -- lunch time. There are so many good...More

Thank Conrad S
Reviewed 12 May 2018

We had a large group, the manager was very welcoming and accommodating to our size. Great food and drink options. I loved the opportunity to walk around and see the art with friends in such an intimate environment and even bought a painting! Food was...More

Thank lottiegilby
Abiyo C, Director of Sales at Makush Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Hey Lottie.....Thanks For The Kind word,,!! It was nice to have you and the group with us.

Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

As Addis Ababa has various Italian restaurants to offer you really have to be outstanding in order to attract your customers. The food is excellent and I always enjoy it to stroll around the pictures of the gallery.

Thank BenschF
Reviewed 1 May 2018

They have art gallery immediately outside of the dining room. But much more local artists' works are displayed inside of dining hall. The paintings are authentic thriving artists' work with reasonable price. Onion soup and many spaghetti withe famous artist names and good pizza make...More

Thank Kuhn H
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

We have dined at Makush 7-8 times this decade and continue to enjoy the quality of the food and the wonderful Ethiopian artwork adorning the walls. We visit this restaurant and gallery every time we return to Addis.

Thank Charles R
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Nati was wonderful helping us pick out our art. Fair price and beautiful art that we will treasure forever. We just returned home a few weeks ago and I am already eager to go back on our next trip to purchase more memories. My husband...More

Thank copper11
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

I came to Addis on a work trip and had a free evening. Some colleagues living in Addis took me to Makush for dinner and to enjoy the art gallery. I had no intention of buying a painting (and in fact have never owned a...More

Thank Andy T
Reviewed 1 April 2018

The staff are nice and provide good service, but the food is nothing special. The place does not have an Italian feeling. Nice artwork for sale displayed throughout the restaurant.

Thank w0rldtraveler1958
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Great place to go if you would like to buy Ethiopian art, but don't have a very large budget. So not as fancy as some of the other galleries. Extremely friendly staff that let you discover the gallery at your own pace. Food in the...More

Thank Elisa Z
Reviewed 16 February 2018

It certainly passes the time waiting for the food to be delivered if you have a bright and extensive art gallery in the restaurant. Furthermore, there was lots of old carvings to see. Its a spacious restaurant and has good service. I dont think Western...More

Thank skyetime
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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bole Road | 2nd Floor Mega Building, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Addis Ababa
  • Phone Number: +251 91 189 0637
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