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Makush Gallery

Bole Road | 2nd Floor Mega Building, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251 91 189 0637
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (23 reviews)
“puttanesca” (2 reviews)
“tibs” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Bole Road | 2nd Floor Mega Building, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

I have never seen an art gallery attached to a restaurant before. However, i think the idea is very nice and cool. The owners introduced themselves and were very helpful showing me around and offering me water "it was hot" and let me take couple...More

Thank AhmedElnaggar
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Makush Gallery is on of my best spots where I go when Italian food comes to my mind. This place has also become a choice of my wife. This place gives you a complete different feeling as you enjoy the paintings while being served with...More

Thank Zerihun M
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We came here for supper and ended up buying a picture as well. We'd looked for art on our trip both north and south of the country, but found nothing like this so to buy a picture on our very last night in Ethiopia was...More

1  Thank therapina
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Second time I go there, Prices are ok, service ok. First time was better, second time less. Needs to improve But, Ill go again.

Thank Guy B
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Our group of 11 enjoyed dinner at Makush, and several of us ended up buying art works. It was a relaxing evening, browsing through the rooms with our wine while we waited for dinner.

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This is a genuinely chic restaurant with energy and enthusiasm behind it. In terms of location it is a bit tricky to find. It's by a Peugot car dealership at the side of the building up some stairs. You get various attempts at Italian food...More

Thank mingchi86
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Like a previous reviewer I also had the penne al arrabiata and enjoyed it very much. It went down lovely with a glass of local dry red wine. The many paintings on offer are of an impressive standard in the local style. Furthermore I liked...More

Thank RLewis_12
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I wasn't particularly keen on the idea of having Italian while in Addis, but the food was quite good and a little bit different from standard Italian Fare. We LOVED the ability to sift through dozens..hundreds?...of paintings, and found several that were very high-quality and...More

1  Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Their penne al arrabiata is great, their veggies are fresh, dessert menue is quite varied, although their coffeee is slightly disappointing.

1  Thank tancred2014
Reviewed 4 October 2016

I was there with friends twice, we enjoyed the good meal,good service and amazing art gallery we loved it!!!!

Thank Firehiywot B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, 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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