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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, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Bole Road | 2nd Floor Mega Building, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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41 - 50 of 166 reviews

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
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Our group of 9 plus our local guide had lunch here on our way to the airport. The pizzas were good and did not take long to arrive. The surroundings were very different and attractive.

Thank chrissuekiwi
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

I had a tasty steak modiglian and enjoyed it a lot, I was even offered a complimentary beer to wash it down. The place has a nice ambiance and being there with all those beautiful paintings made the wait worthwhile. The staff was friendly and...More

1  Thank Tedd K
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Our meal here was quite good - no complaints there. And the proprietor is a warm and welcoming guy. The art, however, left us generally disappointed. Most of it seemed highly derivative and uninspired. It is priced to move, so if you can find that...More

1  Thank Matt Y
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Restaurant Details

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