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R.M. Nelayan

Jl. Ali Malaka 25, Makassar 90112, Indonesia
+62 411 3610523
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good49%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fresh seafood” (14 reviews)
“sambals” (9 reviews)
“prawns” (8 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Seafood, Asian, Indonesian, Halal
$$ - $$$
Jl. Ali Malaka 25, Makassar 90112, Indonesia
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1 - 10 of 108 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Superb food, amongst the best we had in Makassar. The BBQ fish and crab was amazing but do get there early and maybe share a table. It is very popular

Thank crellston
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Maybe because the location is not really visible and located on a small street, no parking area, and the resto is relatively small. But gosh. The food taste sooo good. Seafood are fresh, the spices and sambals are great!

Thank Alisan A
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

A little feedback for the resto, please tell your server to be more polite and have a good manner. They literally “threw” the sambals’ bowls to our table. They didnt put the bowl, they slided them just like playing hockey. It was disappointing. For the...More

Thank chelchia
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

The restaurant was recommended by a friend, and it's absolutely delicious. Among the many seafood specialties I recommend the fried box fish "Kudu kudu". Better come early (6:30 pm) to still be able to choose freely because it gets crowded and some choice fishes might...More

1  Thank MauTi00
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Nelayan is small restaurant located 2 blocks from the bay on a side street near the Aryadutha Hotel. It is to me the best seafood restaurant in Makassar if not most of Indonesia. I've been coming to Nelayan ( fisherman) for years and keep coming....More

Thank MogioMakassar
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The restaurant is not so fancy, you have to wait for a long time for the food. But absolutely worth it! Lot of different fresh seafood form the grill with amazing sauces!

Thank Dorottya B
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Was invited by my friends here in Makassar and was told that RM Nelayan was one of the famous, if not, the best seafood restaurant in town. Ikan sukang (leather jacket fish) and many other favorites available. Several condiments available at the table like sambal,...More

Thank Betawi_Boy
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

A nuisance: Service inattentive and unfriendly, rooms hot and overcrowded with smoke from the grill, queues and people pushing to the front. No chance for tourists without reservation. Almost forgot: Prices low and food very good.

Thank Wolf D K
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Seafood is amazing, Open in 10 PM until 11 PM You Can Chose a Kind of Seafood, also Sausage for Better Taste

Thank Aan_R_Anwar
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a lovely little place in Makassar. I went here with my boyfriend one night and it was crowded with local people, which is always a good sign. The atmosphere is great because there are so many people and the waiters are actually...More

Thank Valdesen
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8 November 2016|
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Response from Abram J | Reviewed this property |
yes halal of course basically it is seafood.. no pork or lard
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jl. Ali Malaka 25, Makassar 90112, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Sulawesi  >  South Sulawesi  >  Makassar
  • Phone Number: +62 411 3610523
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