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Makush Gallery

Bole Road | 2nd Floor Mega Building, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251 11 552 6848
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (23 reviews)
“arrabiata” (2 reviews)
“desi chicken” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Bole Road | 2nd Floor Mega Building, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Makush on a recent business trip and really enjoyed the experience. The manager Nati was very friendly, especially when he heard we were Irish. The art is beautiful, and I ended up buying several pieces. The food and coffee were great, and the...More

Thank davekeeling
Reviewed 1 week ago

We tried lunch for our first meal at Makush. It was a 50-50 experience. My husband really liked his beef filet in whiskey sauce with pasta carbonara. I had the beef cutlet with pasta putanesca. His was very good. Mine not quite as good. My...More

Thank africanaddict
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved dining at Makush when we were in Addis. Not only we had great lunches and dinners (we kept coming back!) by also bought two gorgeous paintings that are now in our house in London. The art gallery next to the main entrance of...More

Thank Daniela D
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We were guided to Makush by our driver seeking to buy paintings by Ethiopian artists. We were not disappointed by a good selection of upcoming talented painters. The owners are very accommodating and well versed in the local art scene. We bought two paintings and...More

Thank TomD121
Reviewed 18 October 2017

What a pleasant experience to arrive at the Makush and discover they were celebrating 15 years of business. The co-owner Nati is such an informative guy and made us feel so relaxed and welcome (not to mention the Rift Valley wine helped to set the...More

Thank vicspics
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We were 29 people having a buffet dinner at Makush. Food was great and the pictures were of such a fine quality that we ended up buying several of them. The owner said he would go out and celebrate with his wife. Hope he had...More

Thank oistein
Reviewed 3 October 2017

One of the widest range of art and artists in Addis' galleries, some lovely pieces. We stayed for lunch in the Italian restaurant and it was a perfect spot for a rainy afternoon. We watched the world go by from our window and happily munched...More

Thank nomadsconcierge
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Back at home it wouldn't be such a good Italian restaurant but in Ethiopian terms, it's really nice and tasty! Pretty good pasta and a real grilled chicken breast with rosemary on top! Good service as well!! Restaurant is inside the art Makusha Gallery, an...More

Thank avelop
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great dinner with a quality service from the staff. The devil chicken, lasagna and ravioli are highly recommended. There is also a wine collection.

Thank Etsehiwot E
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We really enjoy going to Makush Gallery for several reasons: - the art! We own several paintings from the gallery. they have so many excellent choices! If you know what you are looking for the gallery owner will help you find your perfect painting. -...More

Thank whynot_10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bole Road | 2nd Floor Mega Building, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Addis Ababa
  • Phone Number: +251 11 552 6848
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